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How to Invest in Lithium Stocks and the Lithium Market

Growing demand for battery metals is giving a wide variety of investors a good reason to be interested in lithium stocks.

Seasoned metals investors who want to look beyond silver and gold are getting involved, while new investors are being drawn into the space by discussions around increasing consumer demand for electric vehicles (EVs) and government initiatives for building out EV infrastructure.

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Livent Joins Forces with E3 Metals to Develop Lithium Extraction Process

Top lithium producer Livent (NYSE:LTHM) will join forces with lithium junior E3 Metals (TSXV:ETMC,OTC Pink:EEMMF) to develop a direct lithium extraction process.

Livent will contribute up to US$5.5 million and its technical expertise to develop a process to produce battery quality lithium products from petro-lithium brines in Alberta, Canada, where E3 Metals’ project is located.

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Will Lithium Hydroxide Really Overtake Lithium Carbonate?

If there’s one thing the lithium space seems to agree on, it’s that demand for the metal will rise significantly over the next decade as electric vehicle (EV) uptake continues. However, whether demand for lithium hydroxide will overtake demand for lithium carbonate is an ongoing debate. 

The main reason experts anticipate a potential increase in demand for lithium hydroxide is the push toward cathodes with higher nickel content, namely NCM 811 cathodes, which include eight parts nickel, one part cobalt and one part manganese. These cathodes have a higher density, a longer lifespan and provide a better driving range when used in EVs.

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