Lithium mine output to treble over next four years amid battery demand – GlobalData

By IM Staff
Published: Monday, 20 August 2018

Australia will account for the largest share in additional mined lithium capacity, with other expansions in Argentina, Canada and Chile among other countries, according to the research.

By Andrea Hotter

High growth in demand for lithium batteries is spurring a three-fold growth in mine production of the material over the next four years, according to analytics firm GlobalData. 

According to the company, 86,000 tonnes of new lithium metal capacity is slated to come on stream, tapping into...

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