Evolving global lithium supply
Published: Wednesday, 01 May 2019
Demand for battery raw materials has led lithium producers to increase their total production volumes while looking to diversify their investments in different lithium operations to ramp production up faster and diminish asset risk.
William Adams and Martim Facada look at the development
within some of the world's top producers. Fastmarkets research
team expects global lithium demand to grow to at least 1.1
million tonnes per year of lithium-carbonate equivalent (LCE)
by 2025 from an expected 300,000 tpy of LCE in 2019....