Tianqi

Chinese Companies Tianqi And Ganfeng Locking Up Lithium

Introduction<p>These are the early years that witness the beginning of a paradigm shift in how the world acquires, stores and uses electric power. …

China

Mega Financing Rounds Affirm China Is the Center of the Electric Vehicle World

There are hundreds of thousands of electric vehicles on the roads across the U.S. and the European Union, and endless news of American EV maker …

Electric Vehicles

Tianqi And SQM Lithium: Resolution Of A Deal Both Need

<b>Background</b><p>In a recent Seeking Alpha article, I pointed out the <i>Asian Invasion</i> in reference to Chinese companies buying up parts of major global …

Business

C O R R E C T I O N from Source -- Nutrien Ltd.

In the news release, Nutrien Responds to Statement from SQM on Agreement Between Tianqi and the FNE in Chile, issued earlier today over Cision, please note that revisions have been made throughout the release. The complete, corrected release follows:<p>Nutrien Responds to Statement from SQM on …

Chile's lithium miner SQM asks court to reject Tianqi agreement

Sept 13 (Reuters) - Chilean lithium miner SQM objected to the terms of a deal drawn up between the country’s anti-trust regulator and the Chinese miner Tianqi which hopes to buy almost a quarter of SQM, its lawyers told the country’s anti-trust court on Thursday.<p>An attorney representing SQM told …

Antitrust Laws

Kwinana industrial strip set to become epicentre of booming lithium supply market

WA is in the box seat to power the new world as a refinery on the industrial strip becomes the epicentre for global supply of lithium hydroxide.

Perth, Australia

China’s Biggest Lithium Firm Moves Closer to Buying Chilean Peer

<b>Tianqi Lithium Corp.</b>, China’s largest lithium producer, has reached a deal with Chile’s antitrust regulator, paving the way for it to acquire a 24% …

News (China)

High-Tech Metals Dispute Might Need A Biblical Solution

A judge in an Australian court will next month be asked to reach a Biblical-level of wisdom in separating claims by two American companies disputing access to high-tech minerals in the same orebody.<p>Albemarle Corporation, a New York Stock Exchange listed specialty chemical producer, and Global …

Bible

Chinese volunteers saving sea turtles in Sri Lanka

Wu Tianqi, a Chinese university student, originally planned to go to Sri Lanka this year as a tourist just to admire the country’s natural beauty, …

Sri Lanka

Chilean regulator says agreement reached with Tianqi on SQM stake sale

SANTIAGO (Reuters) - Chilean anti-trust regulator FNE said on Friday it had reached an agreement with Tianqi Lithium Corp that would allow the Chinese miner to purchase a stake in top lithium producer SQM, pending court approval.<p>The settlement stipulates that Tianqi can not name one of its …

Antitrust Laws

Tianqi Lithium says will comply with Chilean regulator on SQM investment

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FOCUS-Inside Albemarle's quest to reinvent the lithium market

Aug 30 (Reuters) - As global demand for lithium hits overdrive, Albemarle Corp is investing millions of dollars to engineer specialized types of the light metal for electric car batteries, part of a strategy to remain the niche market’s top producer.<p>The pivot comes as battery makers such as …

Chemical Engineering

Chilean regulator reaches agreement with Tianqi Lithium on SQM stake sale

Chile's antitrust regulator says it reached an agreement with China's Tianqi Lithium that would allow the miner to purchase a stake in Sociedad …

Business

Why Lithium Stock SQM Dropped 11.7% in August

Shares of specialty chemical company <b>Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile</b> (NYSE: SQM) or <b>SQM</b>, which is the world's second-largest lithium producer, declined 11.7% in August, according to data from S&P Global Market Intelligence.<p>For context, shares of the world's largest lithium producer, <b>Albemarle</b> …

Investing

Smart Technology for Your Indoor Plants and Garden

Should city dwellers be denied the pleasure of growing their own vegetables or fostering teeming flora simply because of their metropolitan …

Smart Homes

China's Ganfeng Lithium files for Hong Kong listing

HONG KONG, Aug 31 (Reuters) - China’s Ganfeng Lithium Co Ltd has filed for a Hong Kong stock market flotation, betting on a rise in demand for lithium as electric cars become more mainstream.<p>Ganfeng, the world’s largest lithium metals producer in terms of production capacity, filed its application …

China

Inside Albemarle's quest to reinvent the lithium market

(Reuters) - As global demand for lithium hits overdrive, Albemarle Corp is investing millions of dollars to engineer specialized types of the light metal for electric car batteries, part of a strategy to remain the niche market's top producer.<p>The pivot comes as battery makers such as Panasonic …

Energy

Trio of lithium IPOs will test investors’ view of market | Financial Times

The usage of lithium in electric car batteries has made the material one of the hottest commodities of the past few years. But after a heady run-up …

Investing

Robo Planter Crawls to Follow the Sun and Dances When It Needs Water

Houseplants can’t exactly get up and move when they need more or less sunlight or attract the attention of their human caretakers when they’re in …

Robotics

Livent IPO to test faith in electric car revolution | Financial Times

The upcoming New York listing of FMC Corp is poised to test investor appetite for lithium following the sell-off of this key commodity used in …

Financial Regulation

Feature: Chinese volunteers help save tens of thousands of sea turtles in Sri Lanka - Xinhua

by Zhu Ruiqing, Tang Lu<p>COLOMBO, Aug. 25 (Xinhua) -- Wu Tianqi, a Chinese university student, originally planned to come to Sri Lanka this year as a …

Sri Lanka

APEC youth initiative inspires Chinese youths to dream big

The APEC Youth Innovation Summit 2018 opened on August 23 in Chengdu with the theme of "Usher in a new era for Asia-Pacific region: Our mission." The …

China

Tianqi Lithium eyes listing

China's Tianqi Lithium is looking to raise up to US$1 billion (HK$7.8 billion) in its Hong Kong stock market flotation, despite this year's fall in …

Hong Kong

China’s Largest Lithium Producer Seeks Hong Kong Listing to Fund Stake in Chilean Peer

<b>Tianqi Lithium Corp.</b>, China’s largest lithium producer, has filed a listing application in Hong Kong to raise funds for its $4.1 billion deal for a …

Hong Kong

China's Tianqi Lithium files for $1 billion Hong Kong listing, say sources

China’s <b>Tianqi Lithium Corp</b> (002466.SZ) is looking to raise up to $1 billion in its Hong Kong stock market flotation, despite this year’s fall in …

Hong Kong

China's Tianqi Lithium files for $1 billion Hong Kong listing: sources

HONG KONG (Reuters/IFR) - China’s Tianqi Lithium Corp 002466.SZ is looking to raise up to $1 billion in its Hong Kong stock market flotation, despite this year’s fall in lithium prices, two people close to the deal told Reuters.<p>The company, the world’s second-largest lithium producer by sales, on …

Hong Kong

China’s largest lithium producer set for HK IPO to fund SQM purchase | Financial Times

Tianqi Lithium, China’s biggest producer of the battery raw material, has chosen Morgan Stanley and CLSA for a listing in Hong Kong to fund its …

Hong Kong

China’s top lithium producer set for Hong Kong IPO to fund SQM purchase

China's Tianqi Lithium has chosen Morgan Stanley and CLSA for a Hong Kong initial public offering to fund its $4B purchase of a stake in Chile’s SQM, …

China

China's Tianqi Lithium seeks up to $1 billion in Hong Kong listing - sources

HONG KONG, Aug 20 (Reuters/IFR) - China’s Tianqi Lithium Corp is looking to raise up to $1 billion in its Hong Kong stock market flotation, despite this year’s fall in lithium prices, two people close to the deal told Reuters.<p>The company, the world’s second largest lithium producer by sales, on …

Hong Kong

This Week’s Movers and Shakers

<i>Editor’s note: In this newly launched product, we’ll give Caixin’s take on what the movers, shakers and decision-makers in China’s financial circles</i> …

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