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Benchmark Minerals’ lithium presentation to London Metal Exchange – Download & watch now

As part of the London Metal Exchange’s (LME) bid to launch a lithium cash-settled contract, Benchmark Mineral Intelligence has been shortlisted in the final three participants to provide an independent lithium market price.

Benchmark Minerals’ Andy Miller, Senior Analyst, and Simon Moores, Managing Director, were invited to LME Week 2018 to present:

Benchmark Lithium Index Pricing: A market development partnership for the successful introduction of an LME cash-settled lithium contract

You can watch Benchmark present at LME Week below and download a copy of our presentation here.… Read more

DOWNLOAD: Lithium, cobalt prices enter new period of volatility as era of EV begins; vanadium awaits lithium ion moment

Lithium and cobalt prices are experiencing a new period of volatility as prices crest from post-2010 highs. Both speciality minerals that are key components in an electric vehicle’s lithium ion battery began to see a downward turn in 2018.

The Benchmark World Tour 2018 – the world’s leading investor forum for lithium ion supply chain and in its 4th year – explored these themes in Hong Kong, Seoul, Tokyo, Perth, Melbourne and Sydney over the last two weeks. Download presentations from the Benchmark World Tour below.Read more


Benchmark Mineral Intelligence Managing Director, Simon Moores was recently cited in an article written by CNN Money Journalist, Daniel Shane “China is winning electric cars ‘arms race’”

The article discusses the drive by Chinese companies to secure supplies of lithium under the surge of demand for electric vehicles, and how many other nations are being left behind.

The full article can be read here.Read more

Toronto to host battery seminar and graphite field trip

Benchmark Mineral Intelligence will host a free seminar in Toronto on Thursday 24 September 2015 as part of our World Tour 2015 series.  Taking place at One King West Hotel & Residence in Toronto’s downtown, the exclusive meeting will discuss investment opportunities in the battery supply chain from mine to market.

Hear from the industry’s independent experts and development companies including:

  • Simon Moores, Managing Director, Benchmark Mineral Intelligence (UK)
  • Sam Jaffe, Cairn Energy Research Advisors (USA)
  • Guy Bourassa, President & CEO, Nemaska Lithium Corp.
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