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Orocobre, Galaxy in multi-billion dollar merger

Lithium companies Orocobre and Galaxy Resources have announced plans for a A$4 billion merger of equals to create a miner and battery chemical producer with a presence on four continents.

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The Naraha lithium hydroxide plant in Japan will be a cornerstone asset for the merged company

The pair said the deal would create the world's fifth-largest global lithium chemicals company by market capitalisation, behind Ganfeng, Albemarle, SQM, and Tianqi, with resources behind only Ganfeng