SQM to pay $30m fine to US over political payments
Published: Thursday, 23 February 2017
The US-listed Chilean lithium and iodine producer will pay a fine of over $30m as it bids to settle a political payments enquiry with the US authorities.
Sociedad de Quimica y Minera SA (SQM), a major producer of
lithium, iodine and potash, will pay fines amounting to over
$30m as it bids to settle a long running investigation by the
US authorities into a political payments scandal.
The US Department of Justice (DoJ) and Securities and