AT A GLANCE: Altura lithium concentrate sales up 23% q-o-q in June
Published: Monday, 29 June 2020
A summary of Australian lithium-spodumene producer Altura’s operational results for the second quarter of 2020, released by the company on Monday June 29.
- The company achieved record total sales and shipments of
58,208 dry metric tonnes (dmt) of lithium concentrate in the
second quarter of 2020, up around 23% from the previous
quarter and the best quarterly sales result since the company
started operations in March 2019, it said.
- A shipment of 11,500 wet metric tonnes (wmt) of lithium
concentrate is due to take place in early July, Altura
- Second-quarter production is on schedule to total
approximately 45,000 wmt of lithium concentrate, up by around
6% from the previous quarterly update at the end of
- "We are further buoyed by the fact that while unable to
travel and conduct business in person, we've been able to not
only maintain relationships with our customers but also
progress and formalize new business arrangements," Altura
managing director James Brown said.
Key operational figures for Q2 2020
(quarter-on-quarter percentage change)
Total lithium concentrate sales
58,208 dmt, up 23%
Total lithium concentrate production
45,000 wmt, up 6%