June 23, 2017

In partnership with Toyota Tsusho Corporation (TTC) and JEMSE, Orocobre has built and is now operating the world’s first commercial, brine-based lithium operation constructed in approximately 20 years.

The company recently announced it will increase the size of the Phase 2 expansion at Olaroz in Argentina by 25,000 tonnes per annum. The Phase 2 Olaroz expansion will add 25,000 tpa of lithium carbonate production capacity to 42,500 tpa (at full production and capacity) lithium carbonate for sale to industrial, technical and battery markets, positioning Orocobre as one of the world’s largest and lowest cost lithium chemicals producers.

Click below to view our Corporate Video showcasing an aerial and up close view of our operations at Salar de Olaroz and Borax Argentina, with an insight into Orocobre’s future plans for expansion.

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