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Lithium surprises in 2020 MJ Top 100

This year has been a wild one for lithium equities despite the growing realisation that electric vehicles and the role of battery technology in the energy transition story are more than a fad. As the year started, talk of a forecast lithium supply crunch was given short shrift as the market experienced short-term oversupply on the back of hard rock lithium production capacity built in Australia, which in late 2019 had sent prices crashing.

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Lithium stocks experienced the March COVID-19 share price shock the same as most other resources companies with major players Albemarle and SQM hitting 52-week lows of $48.89 and $15.