Rio Tinto has committed US$2.4 billion to the Jadar lithium-borates project in Serbia, one of the world’s largest greenfield lithium projects.
Recent developments in the demand for lithium extraction have led to two new engineering agreements for FLSmidth.
Wesfarmers has announced that its Covalent Lithium joint venture has received ministerial approval for its Mt Holland lithium project.
AVZ Minerals Limited has announced the completion of an upgraded JORC Code compliant ore reserve estimate for the Manono Lithium and Tin Project, as the company transitions its Manono Project into development.
Musk Metals Corp. has retained SL Exploration and commenced a Phase 2 exploration program on its 100% owned Elon Lithium project.
Gascoyne Resources and Firefly Resources have entered into a binding Demerger Implementation Deed regarding their copper-gold and lithium exploration assets.
Majestic Gold has entered into a letter of intent with Western Explorers to acquire a 65% interest in four separate tenements located in Western Australia.
Piedmont Lithium Inc. has entered into definitive agreements to establish a strategic partnership with IronRidge Resources (IRR).
Pan Asia Metals Ltd has reported positive assay results for 13 diamond core holes so far completed at the Bang I Tum and Reung Kiet Lithium prospects in southern Thailand.
IronRidge Resources Ltd has announced that it has entered into a conditional binding agreement with Piedmont Lithium Inc. to fully fund and fast track the Ewoyaa Lithium Project to production.