Orocobre 2018 lithium production unchanged vs last year on rainfall disruption
Published: Tuesday, 19 February 2019
Brine dilution due to rainfall kept production at Orocobre’s Olaroz lithium facility similar year on year, although ramp-ups continue at the Argentine site.
Lithium producer Orocobre Ltd blamed higher-than-normal
rainfall in Jujuy Province, northwest Argentina, for keeping
production at its Olaroz lithium facility for the 2018
financial year ending June 30, 2019, unchanged year on
Rainfall caused lower production due to the dilution