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SQM – the world’s second largest lithium miner – expects average lithium prices to rise by close to 50% on the previous quarter in the last three months of 2021, based on rapidly strengthening demand for electric vehicles. A sharp tightening of the market for lithium,...

Australian retail and industrials conglomerate Wesfarmers has confirmed it will proceed with a US$1.8 billion joint venture (JV) investment in the Mt Holland lithium project in Western Australia. Wesfarmers has committed to developing the mine and its associated Kwinana refinery in partnership with Chilean chemical giant...