Albemarle to produce 70,000 tpa lithium carbonate in Chile under new deal
Published: Tuesday, 02 February 2016
An MoU between the US Chemicals major and the Chilean government outlines a partnership for Albemarle’s continued operation in the Salar de Atacama and provides the company with a sense of security as the South American nation moves to overhaul its lithium policy.
NYSE-listed Albemarle Corp. will be able
to produce up to 70,000 tpa lithium carbonate and 6,000 tpa
lithium chloride from its operations in Chile under the terms
of a new memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed with the
The deal allows Albemarle to increase its output for...