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Asia sweet on Lithium Americas

Lithium Americas (CN:LAC) and SQM’s jointly owned Cauchari-Olaroz lithium project in Argentina looks like a goer after two Asian companies agreed to give the Toronto-listed junior explorer US$286 million in equity and debt to start building a mine.

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Hot stuff: Asia cannot get enough of Lithium Americas’ Cauchari-Olaroz project in Argentina

In two separate transactions in the past week, China’s Ganfeng and Thailand-based Bangchak Petroleum have splashed the cash in order to get some of the project’s valuable offtake.

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