Lithium Americas Mining News

US Senate moves forward on plan to develop electric vehicle supply chain

US lawmakers have moved closer to developing a national electric vehicle supply chain policy.

Lithium Americas names new CEO, quarterly loss shrinks

Lithium Americas posted a first-quarter net loss of $4.5 million, compared with $4.6 million in the year-ago period.

China's Ganfeng boosts stake in Argentina lithium project

Ganfeng Lithium Co plans to spend $160m to boost its stake in an Argentina project with Lithium Americas Corp from 37.5% to 50%.

US electric car sector, wary of China, seeks more domestic lithium

China is home to the majority of the world's lithium processing facilities and sucks up most output of top producer Australia.

Argentina luring Australian investors into its mining sector

The Deputy Secretary for Sustainable Mining is scheduled to meet with executives from Australia's largest mining companies and banks.

BHP beats Tesla, BMW among top holdings in new electric vehicle ETF

New investors are being pulled into the mining industry as demand and prices for battery materials like lithium and cobalt spike.