La Negra (Antofagasta)


Plant located in La Negra, ChileOur plant is located at La Negra, near Antofagasta in Chile.

In 1984, we began to produce lithium carbonate at our La Negra facility on the basis of natural brines from the Salar de Atacama, one of the driest deserts on earth.

In 1998, a lithium chloride plant in La Negra was brought on stream.

Production capacity has been expanded there since then and futher expansions are in process to meet the needs of the growing