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Standard Lithium, Lanxess mull Arkansas lithium joint venture

12 Nov 2018

Standard Lithium Ltd said on Monday it had signed an agreement with Lanxess AG to build a pilot plant that will process lithium from Arkansas brine, part of an ongoing study on whether to develop a joint venture to produce the white metal.

Standard Lithium, Lanxess mull Arkansas lithium joint venture

12 Nov 2018

Nov 12 Standard Lithium Ltd said on Monday it had signed an agreement with Lanxess AG to build a pilot plant that will process lithium from Arkansas brine, part of an ongoing study on whether to develop a joint venture to produce the white metal.

UPDATE 2-Albemarle freezes Chile expansion plans in wake of lithium tech scrutiny

08 Nov 2018

Nov 8 Albemarle Corp on Thursday defended a previously announced process it has said could boost lithium production in Chile but at the same time postponed two expansion projects in the country that would have needed the new technology to be successful.

Albemarle profit rise beats forecasts on lithium price hikes

07 Nov 2018

Albemarle Corp , the world's largest lithium producer, on Wednesday posted quarterly profit that rose more than expected due in part to price hikes, though unexpected production problems cut its output of the white metal.

Albemarle's claim to unique lithium technology draws scrutiny

07 Nov 2018

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif./SANTIAGO Albemarle Corp's claim to have developed a unique process that would more than triple its lithium production from Chile's Atacama desert without using more water is drawing increased scrutiny from regulators and investors pushing for more details.

For Tahoe Resources, Guatemala troubles underscore tense outlook

06 Nov 2018

A years-long fight over the future of the world's second largest silver mine between Tahoe Resources Inc and opponents of the project shows no signs of abating, creating uncertainty for the U.S. miner and its investors.

For Tahoe Resources, Guatemala troubles underscore tense outlook

06 Nov 2018

Nov 6 A years-long fight over the future of the world's second largest silver mine between Tahoe Resources Inc and opponents of the project shows no signs of abating, creating uncertainty for the U.S. miner and its investors.

Livent profit fails to beat expectations; shares drop

05 Nov 2018

Livent Corp , the lithium producer spun off last month from FMC Corp , cut its 2018 sales forecast and posted a quarterly profit on Monday that failed to exceed Wall Street's expectations, sending its shares down nearly 4 percent in after-hours trading.

China cutting rare earth output, unnerving global manufacturers

25 Oct 2018

LONDON/HOUSTON The Chinese government is limiting domestic production of rare earth minerals in the second half of the year, a move likely to crimp international exports and send prices for the critical materials higher, according to data from Adamas Intelligence.

UPDATE 1-China cutting rare earth output, unnerving global manufacturers

25 Oct 2018

LONDON/HOUSTON Oct 24 The Chinese government is limiting domestic production of rare earth minerals in the second half of the year, a move likely to crimp international exports and send prices for the critical materials higher, according to data from Adamas Intelligence.

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