Albemarle increases exposure to variable pricing to boost 2022 sales

By Dalila Ouerghi
Published: Friday, 06 May 2022

United States-based lithium and bromine miner Albemarle has been working for more than a year to increase the proportion of its supply contracts that are linked to variable pricing because it wants to “move with the market,” company officials said during an earnings call on Thursday May 5.

Albemarle has historically worked more commonly with fixed-price arrangements.

The earnings call followed publication of the company’s first-quarter results for 2022. These showed that Albemarle generated net sales across all...

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