Albemarle Corp (ALB)
22 Sep 2017
SANTIAGO, Sept 15 Albemarle Corp has asked Chile to increase the U.S. miner's lithium production limit in the country, it said on Friday, amid high global prices for the mineral used in batteries as demand for electric vehicles surges.
* Albemarle growth story continues with strong second quarter performance
LONDON Producers of processed lithium - an essential element for batteries used in electric cars - are agreeing long-term contracts with their customers to fund the investments needed to address a looming shortfall.
* Laurie Brlas elected to Albemarle Corporation board of directors
A federal appeals court on Tuesday said Bayer CropScience LP may pursue part of its lawsuit accusing Albemarle Corp of breach-of-contract and bad faith by imposing steep price increases on methyl bromide as the companies were preparing to sever their 16-year sales agreement.
* Albemarle reports 10% growth in first quarter 2017 net sales
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