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Kwinana conversion facility to cut hydroxide costs, Wood Mackenzie says

Some 18 months into construction, Tianqi Lithium's (CH:002466) Kwinana spodumene conversion facility in Australia is set to change the lithium carbonate and hydroxide markets, according to Wood Mackenzie.

Energy Minerals > Research

Kwinana conversion facility to cut hydroxide costs, Wood Mackenzie says

Some 18 months into construction, Tianqi Lithium's (CH:002466) Kwinana spodumene conversion facility in Australia is set to change the lithium carbonate and hydroxide markets, according to Wood Mackenzie.

Kwinana conversion facility to cut hydroxide costs, Wood Mackenzie says

Tianqi is building a spodumene conversion facility at Kwinana in Western Australia

Wood Mackenzie said the facility will convert spodumene to produce 48,000 tonnes of lithium hydroxide at full capacity, making it the largest lithium hydroxide producing operation and the biggest converter in the world.