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Albemarle scales back Australia lithium plans

Albemarle scales back Australia lithium plans

US chemicals giant Albemarle is delaying the construction of lithium hydroxide capacity

Energy Minerals News

09 AUGUST 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 to remain tight in medium-term: Benchmark

Lithium to remain tight in medium-term: Benchmark

Uncertainties regarding Chilean brine supply turn more attention to Australian spodumene

Leader Interviews

04 DECEMBER 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
First movers win in lithium turf war

First movers win in lithium turf war

Developers willing to pay the price in effort to get onto production roster

Australia

09 AUGUST 2017
Cracking lithium's hard rock

Cracking lithium's hard rock

Benchmark's Andy Miller wades through the rising tide of hard rock production

Research

26 JULY 2017
The metals powering Australia forward

The metals powering Australia forward

The country's lithium and cobalt future looks bright

Australia

13 JULY 2017
Tantalum: Past lessons learned?

Tantalum: Past lessons learned?

Demand will grow gently, at best

Bulks

31 MAY 2016

Atlas flags iron ore writedown

Impairment reduces carrying value of assets by about 15%

Australia

27 MAY 2015

Atlas Iron to mothball production

Iron ore producer's fall a further sign of tough times in beleaguered bulk commodity sector

Companies

10 APRIL 2015

Focus: Tantalum: Regulating the supply chain

According to the US Geological Society, the major use for tantalum, as tantalum metal powder, is in the...

Africa

22 MARCH 2013