Albemarle predicts double digit EBITDA growth in lithium in 2016

By Myles McCormick
Published: Wednesday, 11 November 2015

The speciality chemicals producer said it expects demand across a number of lithium applications, not just Li-ion batteries, to contribute to the increase.

Albemarle expects to see a "double digit" increase in its EBITDA* levels for lithium next year, with price increases in battery grade lithium and synergies across various other applications to push up profitability in the segment.

Luke Kissam, Albemarle’s CEO, made the prediction in a presentation to the annual Morgan Stanley...

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