Pilbara Minerals has started commissioning the Ngungaju plant at its Pilgangoora lithium-tantalum project in Western Australia to deliver around half a million dry metric tonnes of spodumene concentrate by June 2022.
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Pilbara Minerals has almost doubled the price of its spodumene concentrate after completing a second auction through its battery materials exchange (BMX) platform.
Pilbara Minerals has increased the resource of its Pilgangoora tantalum-lithium project in Western Australia by 39 per cent to 309 million tonnes, helping pave the way for a longer mine life.
Mineral Resources has sold its 5.4 per cent stake of Pilbara Minerals in an effort to focus on its hard-rock lithium and iron ore assets.
Pilbara Minerals managing director Ken Brinsden believes global lithium demand is in full swing after the company reported higher sales of its product from the Pilgangoora operations in Western Australia.
Pilbara Minerals has delivered a record 95,972 tonnes of spodumene concentrate in the June quarter from its Pilgangoora lithium-tantalum project in Western Australia.
Pilbara Minerals is set to increase production over the next 12 months after approving the restart of the Ngungaju plant at its Pilgangoora lithium operation in Western Australia. Read more