Argentina warms to lithium

In a situation that could not be more polar opposite to Chile, Argentina has enjoyed a lithium exploration boom. Recent investments of $135m into its most advanced project, Cauchari-Olaroz, owned by Lithium Americas, has buoyed the space and grabbed the attention of the new President Mauricio Macri. Can the momentum last for Argentina's new pro-business government?

Argentina has been a focal point for a lithium land grab and is perhaps been the biggest
winner to date from the battery-inspired lithium rush.

The election of pro-business President Mauricio Macri in . . .

Login to continue reading!

This article is restricted to Benchmark Members


Not subscribed yet?

Interested in Benchmark Membership? Fill in the form below for more details and to receive a sample copy of Benchmark Membership's Benchmark Quarterly Review Magazine.