INTERVIEW: Lithium supply will get tighter in 2022, Lithium Americas chief says
Published: Thursday, 15 October 2020
Lithium supply will become tighter in 2022, supporting a significant change in the direction of prices against the backdrop of a surge in demand from the electric vehicles (EV) sector, Jonathan Evans, chief executive officer and president of miner Lithium Americas, has told Fastmarkets.
"We expect a turn in [lithium] prices by mid-2021, and into
2022 and beyond things will take off when supply gets tighter,"
Lithium Americas is advancing the Cauchari-Olaroz lithium project in northern
Argentina in partnership with China’s Gangfeng
The project is around 50% complete and, once...