Although corporate interest in the lithium Industry has seen exponential growth over the last few years, experts say at least another US$12 billion needs to be invested in order to ramp up supply to meet the growing demand. Speaking at the Down Under mining conference in Perth,...
Australian Stock Exchange listed Infinity Lithium Corporation (ASX: INF) has increased its scoping study for its San Jose lithium hydroxide project. The market is driving the company’s decision to increase their study, with lithium hydroxide being the preferred form, with demand increasing far greater than brine or carbonate....
The outlook looks good for Australian lithium miner Galaxy Resources Limited (ASX: GXY) who currently have three lithium projects globally. Unlike their much larger peers, they are a pure play lithium miner. Galaxy recently agreed to sell their northern Sal De Vida tenements to POSCO for US$280m due to be completed...
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...
There has been big news for the Australian lithium industry today, with Lithium Australia announcing it has established a joint venture partnership with DLG Battery Co Ltd, a major Chinese battery supplier. The pair have signed a letter of intent that will see the venture supply and sell lithium-ion batteries, packs...
Lithium has become a household name among investors as the commodity price has gained significant strength in the last few years. Driven by an increase in energy storage requirements that are fueled by the electric vehicle and consumer electronics market, many investors are flocking to the mineral in hopes...
YES! The world's current lithium annual demand is 32.5ktpa, and it’s expected to be 35Mtpa in 2050, which shows a Lithium supply and demand problem in 2030. The global lithium resource distribution, in the world is very uneven -- totally 75% of lithium resources are controlled by Australia and Chile. Which is...
Albermarle’s proposed lithium plant to be constructed near Bunbury has been given environmental approval by the West Australian Government. The construction effort will create an estimate of about 500 jobs, whilst another 500 employment positions will be available when the plant is in the operations...
Altura Mining has hit a significant milestone, with the lithium developer loading its first shipment to China from Port Hedland. The ship will be delivered to Lionergy, containing 5000 tonnes of lithium oxide with a grade of above 6 percent. Altura is already planning another shipment...
Pilbara Minerals Managing Director and Chief Executive Ken Brinsden said “the shipment marked another step in the emergence of Pilgangoora on the world stage as a major new supplier of lithium raw materials.” Last Saturday, the first shipment of direct shipping ore (DSO) from Pilbara Minerals’ Pilgangoora lithium-tantalum project in...