Australia’s High Commissioner to India, Ms Harinder Sidhu revealed that Indian companies are encouraged to invest in and own lithium projects in Australia, despite a number of ownership misconceptions amongst the Indian business community.  “There is no impediment in doing so, subject to regulatory and other requirements, and there...
Chile's SQM the worlds largest Lithium producer informed the Santiago stock exchange that together with its subsidiary SQM Potasio it has signed a contract with Minera Exar, Lithium Americas and Ganfeng.SQM Potasio will sell its entire stake (50%) to Ganfeng in Exar, which owns Caucharí-Olaroz Lithium project...
US Lithium miners are pushing to boost up their stocks to reduce their reliance on China. Once the world leader in Lithium production in the 1990’s , the United States has fallen away to a mere 2% of Global Production. Global demand is expected to jump 400%...
Perth based Piedmont Lithium (ASX:PLL) has recently recruited Timothy McKenna, a highly experienced advisor with over 35 years of experience in government and investor relations. Timothy will be providing advice on the Piedmont Lithium Project similar to his previous role with Rockwood Holdings Inc before they were acquired by Albermarle Corporation in...
Tawana Resources have obtained a $40 million financial backing agreement which is  required to maintain its future on the Australian Stock Exchange following a potential merger with Alliance Mineral Assets. The deal was led by Tribeca Investment Partners, who states that the cash injection would be used to satisfy ASX requirements for the merger....
The Resources and Energy Quarterly contains the Office of the Chief Economist’s forecasts for the value, volume and price of Australia’s major resources and energy commodity exports. A ‘medium term’ (five year) outlook for Australia’s major resource and energy commodity exports is published...
Kwinana based construction group Simpec -  have been awarded a contract extension worth $1.8 million by MSP Engineering for work on the Talison Lithium’s CGP2 project at the Greenbushes mine in Western Australia.   The total amount awarded to Simpec thus far is $7.8 million, in which latest...
Chinese car maker BYD seeks to take back the Lithium-Ion battery crown from Contemporary Amperex Technology (CATL) over the next 24mths. BYD is spending about $3 billion to nearly quadruple its capacity to produce electric car batteries by 2020, in an effort to catch up with leader CATL. China’s Battery King,...
Perth based Infinity Lithium Corporation Ltd (ASX:INF) has recently finished a scoping study that has values their San Jose Lithium project in Spain above US$ 1 billion. For this valuation, the project would need to include the company’s plans of building a full-sized lithium hydroxide production plant....