SQM’s third-quarter lithium sales down by 15%
Published: Monday, 22 October 2018
Technical delays and logistical challenges slow down Chilean producer SQM’s lithium sales during July-September by 15%.
Chilean lithium producer Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile
(SQM) sold 15% less lithium carbonate quarter-on-quarter in
July-September 2018, it said in an announcement preceding its
third-quarter earnings statement.
A delay to the ramp-up process at SQM’s lithium
operations at Antofagasta in Chile, and logistical challenges
created by low inventory...