Orocobre says that lithium oversupply will not be an issue as it moves towards commercial production

By Adam Page
Published: Friday, 06 February 2015

Orocobre is at the last stage of its qualifying process and it is hoping that within a few months it can begin commercial production and become a major global lithium supplier. It says that last year’s fears about lithium oversupply have not come to fruition because it is one of the few juniors to deliver results.

ASX and TSX-listed Orocobre Ltd. has said that it will be able to be a profitable player in the lithium market, dismissing fears expressed by established companies that newcomers like itself will saturate the market.

James Calaway, Orocobre’s North American chairman, told IM that, "we have a fairly robust growth...

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