Pilbara Minerals to produce battery-grade lithium chemicals in South Korea

By Martim Facada
Published: Monday, 18 March 2019

Pilbara Minerals intends to produce battery-grade lithium chemicals in South Korea through a joint venture with Posco.

Australian lithium miner Pilbara Minerals has exercised an option with South Korea's Posco to develop a chemical conversion plant in South Korea with an anticipated production capacity of 40,000 tonnes per year of lithium compounds. 

Pilbara Minerals will own 30% of the project under the option, which comes...

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