LSM12: FMC forecasts doubling of lithium demand by 2020
Published: Wednesday, 25 January 2012
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group FMC expects the lithium carbonate market to double by
2020 if demand for electric vehicles continues to grow.
Global commercial director Eric Norris told delegates at the
fourth Lithium Supply and Markets 2012 (LSM12) in Buenos Aires,
Argentina, that it expects demand to reach approximately