Pilbara Minerals has delivered a record 95,972 tonnes of spodumene concentrate in the June quarter from its Pilgangoora lithium-tantalum project in Western Australia.
IGO has exceeded its production target at the Nova nickel-copper-cobalt operation in Western Australia off the back of stronger metals prices.
Rio Tinto has pledged $US2.4 billion ($3.2 billion) to develop the Jadar lithium-borates operation in Serbia, a project that it says will transform the company into the largest supplier of lithium in Europe.
Covalent Lithium is progressing construction of the Mt Holland lithium project in Western Australia after receiving final approvals from the state’s environmental watchdog.
Element 25 has shipped its first load of manganese from the Butcherbird project in Western Australia, delivering 27,000 tonnes to offtake partner OM Materials. Read more
IGO has completed its $1.9 billion Lithium HoldCo joint venture (JV) with Tianqi Lithium as the commissioning of the Kwinana lithium hydroxide refinery nears completion.
Pilbara Minerals is set to increase production over the next 12 months after approving the restart of the Ngungaju plant at its Pilgangoora lithium operation in Western Australia. Read more
Demand for battery metals is expected to spike significantly during the next decade as the uptake of electric vehicles (EVs) increases. Read more
Battery metal prices have powered ahead in 2021, energised by the Biden Administration’s electric vehicle (EV) spending plans and global drive towards ‘net zero’ emissions. Read more
Altech Chemicals is to embed itself in Europe’s booming lithium-ion battery (LIB) industry through a high-tech nano application of its high purity alumina (HPA) technology. Read more