A tale of two producers: SQM-Rockwood spat illustrates rising lithium tensions
Published: Tuesday, 26 April 2016
The neighbouring lithium suppliers have become embroiled in a squabble over Rockwood’s plans to increase output. But the roots of the enmity stretch far deeper.
Chile’s only two active
lithium producers look set to come to blows as both demand and
price for the battery mineral continue to moves upward along an
Leaked minutes from a meeting of the board of Sociedad de
Quimica y Minera SA (SQM) last week revealed the company...