SQM: Outside the box; inside the triangle

By Myles McCormick
Published: Monday, 25 April 2016

The embattled lithium major is looking to reform itself as it deals with the fallout from a number of allegations, Myles McCormick, Reporter, writes from the company’s operations in northern Chile.

In the late 1980s, the then Soviet leader, Mikhail Gorbachev, sought to bring the USSR into the modern age and reboot its economy following a period of stagnation.

To reform the bloc, he implemented two key policies – glasnost (openness) and perestroika (restructuring). 

Today, on the other side of the...

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