Higher lithium prices boost FMC revenues in Q1

By Martim Facada
Published: Wednesday, 03 May 2017

FMC's lithium business reported a 45% surge in earnings due to higher prices for hydroxide and other specialty products, according to president and CEO Pierre Brondeau. confirms $66 million Q1 2017 revenue, an increase of 9% from Q4 2016.

FMC Corp saw earnings from its lithium segment jump to $22m in Q1 2017, from $15m from Q4 2016.

Meanwhile revenue from the segment rose 9% to $66 million.


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