Orocobre’s lithium production, prices up in Q2

Orocobre has confirmed a quarter-on-quarter increase in output of lithium carbonate at its Olaroz Lithium unit by 28% to 3,596 tonnes in the second quarter of 2018 from 2,802 tonnes.

Unforeseeable port shipping delays compelled the Argentina-based lithium producer to revise its figures for sales and revenue generated from sales that it had announced on July 2. The company increased sales by 7%, selling 3,255 tonnes of lithium carbonate in the second quarter of 2018, up from 3,052 tonnes in the first quarter. Meanwhile, higher prices boosted Orocobre’s sales revenue by 8% quarter on quarter to $44.4 million from...

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Martim Facada

August 01, 2018

02:34 GMT

Shanghai