Albemarle eyes Tianqi stake in Australian lithium mine, slows project spending
Published: Monday, 11 May 2020
US-based lithium and speciality chemicals producer Albemarle said on Thursday May 7 that it was considering the acquisition of all or part of co-owner Tianqi’s share in the Greenbushes lithium mine in Western Australia.
In a call with investors discussing Albemarle’s
first-quarter results last week, chief executive officer Kent
Masters said: "We know that Talison [Lithium] is a good project
for us. We’re following that process closely and
we’ll see where it goes.
"We know that the Chinese government will probably...