Company Highlights

Lithium Americas is developing one of the world’s Largest and Lowest Cost lithium operations. Key highlights:


  • 3rd Largest Lithium Brine Resource in the World (with potash by-product credit)
  • Favorable Project Economics - Feasibilitiy Study, based on the use of traditional evaporation technology, identifies project NPV of US $738million pre-tax (8% discount rate) and one of the lowest lithium carbonate operating costs in the world
  • Long Term land agreements secured
  • Project is fully permitted for construction
  • Co-operation Agreement executed with POSCO, whereby POSCO will locate its next generation lithium extraction pilot plant at Lithium Americas’ Cauchari-Olaroz project