Livent to grow lithium business, secure status as battery makers’ main partner

By Martim Facada
Published: Tuesday, 20 November 2018

Company growth, production expansion and the ability to attract more investment were the main reasons behind FMC’s initial public offering of shares in Livent Lithium, according to chief executive officer Paul Graves.

The initial public offering (IPO) of shares in the newly created Livent Lithium will help the fledgling company to face the challenges of meeting global demand for lithium and to solidify its position as a major supplier to the fast-growing battery industry, according to chief executive officer Paul Graves.

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