Chinese institute sells high value lithium extraction technology

By Albert Li
Published: Friday, 16 December 2016

The Qinghai Salt Lake Institute of Chinese Academy of Sciences has spent a decade commercialising technology for the extraction of lithium from salt lakes, which has now been bought for $5.79m.

Dongtai Jinaier Lithium Resource Co. and Qinghai Lithium Industry Co. have bought a technology patent for the extraction of lithium in high magnesium-lithium ratio salt lakes for Chinese renminbi (Rmb) 40m ($5.79m),...

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