Origen to buy lithium prospects in Argentina

Origen to buy lithium prospects in Argentina

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Canada's Origen Resources said it has agreed to acquire lithium prospects in San Juan, a western province of Argentina, as more companies bet on South American deposits of the silvery-white metal to feed rising demand for use in electric vehicles and batteries for renewable energy storage. The Vancouver, British Columbia-based company said the proposed deal with two undisclosed individuals is for a claim of 26,962 hectares in the Los Sapitos salt flats, where little exploration has been done for

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