SQM will stockpile one sixth of 2019 lithium output

By William Clarke
Published: Friday, 01 March 2019

Chilean miner SQM plans to hold back more than 10,000 tonnes of lithium in 2019 to build up its strategic stockpile.

SQM will restrict part of its sales of lithium this year to build up stocks of the metal for strategic purposes, chief executive Ricardo Ramos said.

During a conference call with investors on Thursday February 28, Ramos said...

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