Lithium loses its lustre

Lithium loses its lustre

Lithium miners count the costs of the price slump as the global over-supply issue starts to bite.

Sustainability

16 SEPTEMBER 2019
Tianqi shelves growth plans

Tianqi shelves growth plans

The weak lithium market kills off Tianqi's 2nd stage expansion plans at Kwinana.

Development

12 SEPTEMBER 2019
Alita into administration

Alita into administration

Lithium miners falls into administration.

Investment

29 AUGUST 2019
More Poochera product placed

More Poochera product placed

LoIs will feed into the scoping study on the Poochera project due to be released next month.

Development

19 AUGUST 2019
WA opens golden gates to China

WA opens golden gates to China

WA opens the golden gates to Chinese investment.

Investment

13 AUGUST 2019
German replacement for Browns Range

German replacement for Browns Range

Northern Minerals back in business with new offtake deal struck.

Supply chain management

13 AUGUST 2019
Albemarle delaying WA lithium plans

Albemarle delaying WA lithium plans

Delaying about 125,000tpa of lithium hydroxide processing capacity.

Design / Build

09 AUGUST 2019
Northern and JFMAG break-up

Northern and JFMAG break-up

Northern Minerals says a breach of sales agreement is responsible for the split.

Development

07 AUGUST 2019
BHP puts its nickel in

BHP puts its nickel in

Battery chemicals the way forward for BHP.

Plant

05 AUGUST 2019
More Poochera product promised

More Poochera product promised

Andromeda drums up more interest in its dry-processed halloysite-kaolin from Carey's Well.

Logistics

30 JULY 2019
Bringing HIsmelt back

Bringing HIsmelt back

The economic argument can be made to bring a pig iron producing technology back to Australia.

Plant

29 JULY 2019
Altura looks at downstream option

Altura looks at downstream option

Could also give it another offtake option.

Plant

25 JULY 2019