AT A GLANCE: SQM lithium sales soar in Q2 but Jan-Jun revenues down 48%

A summary of results for the lithium division of Chilean producer Sociedad Quimica y Minera (SQM) for the first six months of 2020, as shown in its half-year report published on Wednesday August 19.

In brief Sales from the lithium division were up by 45% quarter-on-quarter in the April-June quarter despite being down by around 7% year-on-year overall in the first half of 2020. Lithium sales totaled 12,600 tonnes in the second quarter, in line with the company’s intention to increase lithium sales this year to...


Dalila Ouerghi

August 20, 2020

18:08 GMT