Albemarle scales back WA lithium plant

US chemicals giant Albemarle is delaying the construction of lithium hydroxide capacity.

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Albemarle kicked off construction of the Kemerton plant in March this year

The decision to delay construction of roughly 125,000 tonnes of lithium carbonate equivalent hydroxide capacity will reduce capital expenditures by about US$1.