Orocobre delays completion of Olaroz ramp up by two months

By Myles McCormick
Published: Wednesday, 20 July 2016

The lithium producer has said it will not reach nameplate capacity at its Olaroz facility until November as it makes modifications to the site’s purification circuit. The project is one of a number bringing new material to market this year, which industry players hope will lead to an easing of the supply shortage.

ASX-listed lithium carbonate producer Orocobre Ltd has delayed the date it expects to complete ramp up efforts at its Olaroz facility by a further two months.The company said it now expects...

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