Orocobre beset by ramp-up bottlenecks but on-track for 17,500tpa by Q4 2015

By Josie Shillito
Published: Wednesday, 17 June 2015

Despite some obstacles in the ramp-up phase, Orocobre is on-track for 17,500 tpa lithium production from its Argentinean facility.

Orocobre has assured investors that it will produce its nameplate monthly run rate of 1,450 tonnes lithium carbonate in Q4 2015 despite a slower-than-expected production ramp up in the first half of this year.

The ASX-listed operator of Argentina’s Olaroz lithium facility has dispatched commercial shipments of lithium carbonate...

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