SQM reopens conciliation talks with Chilean state body

Published: Tuesday, 19 December 2017

The Chilean Economic Development Agency is in dispute with SQM over its lithium contract in the Atacama desert.

Sociedad de Quimica y Minera SA (SQM), the Chilean lithium, iodine, and potash producer, has opened up a new conciliation process with the government over a dispute regarding lithium exploration rights in the Salar de Atacama.

The Chile Economic Development Agency (Corfo), the owner of the Salar de Atacama, is attempting...

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