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Argentina to be focus of new lithium brine production

Argentina is set to close the gap on Chile and become a more important supplier of lithium products from brine in the coming years, according to participants in a webinar on lithium brines in Argentina organised by Benchmark Mineral Intelligence.

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Tres Quebradas in Catamarca, Argentina

Benchmark data estimates production in Argentina this year will be about 30,500 tonnes of lithium carbonate equivalent (LCE), about one-third of its regional rival Chile at 96,000t LCE.