Currently viewing Global edition

Battery metal miners face new challenge

Battery metal miners face new challenge

Lithium is being squeezed as rising costs meet falling prices

Miner's right

03 JUNE 2019
Albemarle to improve Atacama lithium yields by 30%

Albemarle to improve Atacama lithium yields by 30%

La Negra expansion to be completed late 2020

China EV subsidy cuts hit lithium outlook

China EV subsidy cuts hit lithium outlook

Analysts point to negative impact

Research

01 APRIL 2019
Lithium, cobalt prices set to fall further: WoodMac

Lithium, cobalt prices set to fall further: WoodMac

Additional 110,000t of LCE and 36,000t of cobalt forecast for 2019

Research

29 JANUARY 2019
MinRes and Albemarle finalise deal

MinRes and Albemarle finalise deal

MinRes wraps up US$1.15B sale of 50% of its Wodgina project to Albemarle

Energy Minerals News

17 DECEMBER 2018
Lithium has further to fall: Bernstein

Lithium has further to fall: Bernstein

Bernstein analyst puts sub-US$10,000/t long-term price on lithium, which has had a tough 2018

Research

10 DECEMBER 2018
Moody's forecasts Li price weakness in boom time

Moody's forecasts Li price weakness in boom time

Heavy concentration of new mine and conversion start-ups set to boost supply over 2020-22

Research

30 NOVEMBER 2018
MinRes ready for long, happy marriage with Albemarle

MinRes ready for long, happy marriage with Albemarle

Choosing Wodgina partner was as important as choosing a wife, says Ellison

Events Coverage

23 NOVEMBER 2018
Albemarle to join MinRes at Wodgina

Albemarle to join MinRes at Wodgina

Deal gives Pilbara lithium project an enterprise value of US$2.3 billion

Energy Minerals News

22 NOVEMBER 2018
Albemarle gets key approvals for $1B Australian project

Albemarle gets key approvals for $1B Australian project

Minister signs off on EPA conditions for southern hemisphere's largest lithium hydroxide plant

Energy Minerals News

09 NOVEMBER 2018
Pricing firms make lithium pitches to LME

Pricing firms make lithium pitches to LME

Summaries of the Benchmark, Argus and Metal Bulletin (now Fastmarkets) lithium LME pitches

Energy Minerals News

31 OCTOBER 2018
Albemarle's WA lithium plant approved

Albemarle's WA lithium plant approved

Major lithium producer gets green light for Australia plant

Energy Minerals News

15 JUNE 2018