March 21, 2007

Research and Markets: Lithium – Global Strategic Business Report Profiles 28 Companies Including Many Key and Niche Players Worldwide Such As BAL Co. S.P.A, Bikita Minerals, Chemetall Gmbh and Chemetall Foote Corporation

Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of Lithium - Global Strategic Business Report to their offering.

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Lithium in Metric Tons. The specific end-use segments discussed are Glass & Ceramic, Aluminum Smeltering, Synthetic Rubber & Pharmaceuticals, Chemical Manufacturing & Misc. Chemicals, Lubricants, Batteries, and Miscellaneous. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, and Latin America. Annual forecasts are provided for each region for the period of 2001 through 2010. A ten-year historic analysis is also provided for these markets with annual market analytics. The report profiles 28 companies including many key and niche players worldwide such as BAL_Co. S.p.a, Bikita Minerals, Chemetall GmbH, Chemetall Foote Corporation, FMC Corporation, FMC Lithium, Sociedad Quimica Y Minera De Chile S.A., Sons of Gwalia Ltd, and Tantalum Mining Corporation of Canada Limited. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are mostly extracted from URL research and reported select online sources.

Content Outline:


II. Executive Summary

1. Industry Outlook

2. Current & Future Analysis

3. Major Markets Worldwide

4. End-Use Segments - An Overview

5. Historical Review

6. Product Overview

7. Research and Development

8. Product Introductions/Developments

9. Recent Industry Activity

10. Focus on Select Global Players

11. Global Market Perspective


1. The United States

2. Canada

3. Japan

4. Europe

5. Asia-Pacific

6. The Middle East

7. Latin America


Companies Mentioned:

Avalon Ventures Ltd (Canada)

BAL Co, SpA (Italy)

Belmont Metals, Inc (USA)

Bikita Minerals (P) Limited (Zimbabwe)

Cabot Corporation (USA)

Tantalum Mining Corporation of Canada (Canada)

Chemetall GmbH (Germany)

Chemetall Foote Corporation (USA)

Cyprus Foote Mineral Company (USA)

FMC Corporation (USA)

FMC Lithium (USA)

Goodfellow Cambridge Limited (UK)

Honjo Chemical Corporation (Japan)

Johnson Matthey PLC (UK)

JSC Chemical Metallurgical Plant (Russia)

Limtech Lithium Metal Technologies, Inc (Canada)

LithChem International (USA)

Metaux Speciaux SA (France)

Novosibirsk Chemical Concentrates Plant JSC (Russia)

OM Group, Inc (USA)

Panreac Quimica SA (Spain)

Qinghai CITIC Sci-Tech Development Co, Ltd (China)

Raymor Industries, Inc (Canada)

Sichuan Province Mining Limited (China)

Sigma-Aldrich Fine Chemicals (USA)

Sociedad Quimica Y Minera De Chile SA (Chile)

SQM North America Corporation (USA)

Sons of Gwalia Ltd (Australia)

Sterling Group Ventures, Inc (Canada)

Tosoh Corporation (Japan)

Xinjuang Nonferrous Metals Corporation of Mingyaun (China)

Xinyu City Ganfeng Lithium Co, Ltd (China)

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