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 . . .

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