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Lithium price bounce might force Rio Tinto's hand

The recent recovery in the lithium price, with more to come according to the latest investment bank research, could be the trigger for big miners such as Rio Tinto to seek lithium takeover targets, despite repeated management denials.

Tim Treadgold
Lithium price bounce might force Rio Tinto's hand

Two investment bank reports published earlier today highlight the strength of the lithium price rebound and the need for Rio Tinto to possibly rethink its aversion to buying an existing lithium business. ...

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