Chilean court approval clears path for sale of stake in SQM to China's Tianqi Lithium

By Martim Facada
Published: Tuesday, 09 October 2018

A Chilean court has approved an agreement between the country's antitrust regulator and Chinese lithium producer Tianqi, paving the way for its purchase of a 24% stake in SQM.

Chile's antitrust regulator, the Tribunal de Defensa de la Libre Competencia (TDLC), has approved the agreement between the national prosecutor's office, Fiscalía Nacional Económica (FNE), and China's Tianqi Lithium, allowing the latter to acquire a 24% stake in Chilean lithium producer SQM currently held by...

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