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Lithium Mining: Global Markets to 2026

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Lithium Mining: Global Markets to 2026
Published: January 21, 2022
BCC Research
Content info: 122 Pages
Delivery time: 1-2 business days
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  • Table of Contents
  • List of Tables

Highlights:

The global market for lithium mining is estimated to increase from $525.8 million in 2021 to nearly $1.4 billion by 2026, at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 20.8% during the forecast period of 2021-2026.

Asia-Pacific market for lithium mining is estimated to increase from $309.2 million in 2021 to $771.1 million by 2026, at a CAGR of 20.1% during the forecast period of 2021-2026.

South American market for lithium mining is estimated to increase from $186.4 million in 2021 to $486.1 million by 2026, at a CAGR of 21.1% during the forecast period of 2021-2026.

Report Scope:

The report includes details about different source types of lithium mining like brine and hard rock. It has detailed analyses of lithium mining market players, this market's prominent trends and the opportunities prevailing in the market that can result in the growth of the market in the future. The market values are based on multiple factors and an analysis of manufacturers' revenue. Market dynamics within each industry are identified. Technological advancements and trends are reviewed, and other influential factors such as economic conditions and standards are discussed. Because this is a global study, BCC Research analyzes domestic and international technological issues and includes economic considerations.

The market segments of the report are focused on the technical and commercial aspects of lithium mining activities with respect to different types of lithium, such as lithium carbonate and lithium hydroxide. The report also covers the policy and regulatory framework for lithium mining that mining companies adhere to in order to maintain environmental sustainability and to comply with government regulations.

In addition, the report analyzes the global lithium mining market by region as well as country. The forecast period for all regional segments is 2021 to 2026. Furthermore, the report includes a comprehensive survey of the competitive landscape of the market, and it provides a detailed analysis of key market players.

The currency used in this report is U.S. dollars, with market size indicated only in millions of U.S. dollars. The revenues of the companies are derived from their annual reports. For all the companies, the revenues are given in the U.S. dollars; and for companies that report their revenue in other currencies (i.e., Euros and Pounds), the average annual currency conversion rate has been used for the particular year to convert these values into U.S. dollars. The conversion rate for each currency conversion is provided in the report.

Report Includes:

  • 44 data tables and 44 additional tables
  • An up-to-date overview of the global lithium mining market
  • Analyses of global market trends, with data from 2020, estimates for 2021 and 2022, and projections of compound annual growth rates (CAGRs) through 2026
  • Highlights of the current and future market potential and quantification of lithium mining market size and forecast by source type, mining (resource) type, end-use segment, and region
  • In-depth information (facts and figures) concerning the major factors influencing the progress of the market (drivers and industry-specific challenges) with respect to specific growth trends, upcoming prospects and contributions to the overall market
  • Impact of COVID-19 on the global market for lithium mining
  • Market share analysis of the key companies of the industry and coverage of their proprietary technologies, strategic alliances, and other key market strategies
  • Descriptive company profiles of the leading global players, including Albemarle Corp., Allkem Ltd., Livent Corp., Sociedad Quimica (SQM), Tianqi Lithium, and Orocobre Ltd.
Product Code: EGY184A

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction

  • Study Goals and Objectives
  • Reasons for Doing This Study
  • Scope of Report
  • Intended Audience
  • Research Methodology
  • Geographic Breakdown
  • Analyst's Credentials
  • BCC Custom Research
  • Related BCC Research Reports

Chapter 2 Summary and Highlights

Chapter 3 Market Overview

  • Introduction
  • Pricing Analysis
  • Market Potential
  • Market Dynamics
  • Drivers
  • Challenges
  • Trends
  • Lithium Mining Supply Chain
  • Impact of COVID-19 on the Global Market for Lithium Mining

Chapter 4 Global Market for Lithium Mining by Source Type

  • Overview
  • Brine Lithium Mining
  • Hard Rock Lithium Mining

Chapter 5 Global Market for Lithium Mining by Type

  • Overview
  • Lithium Carbonate
  • Lithium Hydroxide

Chapter 6 Global Market for Lithium Mining by End Use

  • Overview
  • Batteries
  • Lithium-Manganese Oxide (LMO)
  • Lithium-Cobalt Oxide (LCO)
  • Lithium-Nickel Manganese Cobalt Oxide (Li-NMC)
  • Lithium-Nickel Cobalt Aluminum Oxide (NCA)
  • Lithium-Titanate Oxide (LTO)
  • Developments in Lithium-ion Batteries (LIBs)
  • Lithium-Ion Battery Manufacturers
  • Glass and Ceramics
  • Lubricants and Grease
  • Polymers
  • Flux Powder
  • Other End Uses

Chapter 7 Global Market for Lithium Mining by Region

  • Overview
  • APAC Market for Lithium Mining
  • South American Market for Lithium Mining
  • EMEA Market for Lithium Mining
  • North American Market for Lithium Mining

Chapter 8 Competitive Landscape

  • Global Competitive Landscape
  • List of Players in the Market for Lithium Mining
  • List of Players in the Lithium Battery Market

Chapter 9 Company Profiles

  • ALBEMARLE CORP.
  • ALLKEM LTD.
  • GANFENG LITHIUM CO., LTD.
  • LITHIUM AMERICAS CORP.
  • LIVENT CORP.
  • NEMASKA LITHIUM INC.
  • PILBARA MINERALS LTD.
  • SICHUAN YAHUA INDUSTRIAL GROUP CO., LTD. (YAHUA GROUP)
  • SQM S.A. (SOCIEDAD QUIMICA Y MINERA DE CHILE S.A.)
  • TIANQI LITHIUM INDUSTRY CO., LTD.

Chapter 10 Appendix: Acronyms

List of Tables

Table A : Lithium Element Properties

  • Summary Table : Global Market for Lithium Mining, by Region, Through 2026
  • Table 1 : Global Lithium Reserves, by Select Countries, 2019 and 2020
  • Table 2 : Impact of Market Dynamics
  • Table 3 : Global Market for Lithium Mining, by Source Type, Through 2026
  • Table 4 : Average Lithium Content in Processed Brine
  • Table 5 : Global Market for Brine Lithium Mining, by Region, Through 2026
  • Table 6 : Major Lithium Minerals
  • Table 7 : Global Market for Hard Rock Lithium Mining, by Region, Through 2026
  • Table 8 : Global Market for Lithium Mining, by Type, Through 2026
  • Table 9 : Global Market for Lithium Carbonate Mining, by Region, Through 2026
  • Table 10 : Global Market for Lithium Hydroxide Mining, by Region, Through 2026
  • Table 11 : Global Market for Lithium Mining, by End Use, Through 2026
  • Table 12 : Lithium-Ion Battery Manufacturers
  • Table 13 : Lithium-Ion Batteries Used in Different Consumer Electronics Devices
  • Table 14 : Global Market for Lithium Mining for Batteries, by Region, Through 2026
  • Table 15 : Global Market for Lithium Mining for Glass and Ceramics, by Region, Through 2026
  • Table 16 : Global Market for Lithium Mining for Lubricants and Grease, by Region, Through 2026
  • Table 17 : Global Market for Lithium Mining for Polymers, by Region, Through 2026
  • Table 18 : Global Market for Lithium Mining for Flux Powder, by Region, Through 2026
  • Table 19 : Global Market for Lithium Mining for Other End Uses, by Region, Through 2026
  • Table 20 : Global Market for Lithium Mining, by Region, Through 2026
  • Table 21 : Global Market Volumes of Lithium Mining, by Region, Through 2026
  • Table 22 : APAC Market for Lithium Mining, by Country, Through 2026
  • Table 23 : APAC Market Volumes of Lithium Mining, by Country, Through 2026
  • Table 24 : APAC Market for Lithium Mining, by Source Type, Through 2026
  • Table 25 : APAC Market for Lithium Mining, by Type, Through 2026
  • Table 26 : APAC Market for Lithium Mining, by End Use, Through 2026
  • Table 27 : South American Market for Lithium Mining, by Country, Through 2026
  • Table 28 : South American Market Volumes of Lithium Mining, by Country, Through 2026
  • Table 29 : South American Market for Lithium Mining, by Source Type, Through 2026
  • Table 30 : South American Market for Lithium Mining, by Type, Through 2026
  • Table 31 : South American Market for Lithium Mining, by End Use, Through 2026
  • Table 32 : EMEA Market for Lithium Mining, by Country, Through 2026
  • Table 33 : EMEA Market Volumes of Lithium Mining, by Country, Through 2026
  • Table 34 : EMEA Market for Lithium Mining, by Source Type, Through 2026
  • Table 35 : EMEA Market for Lithium Mining, by Type, Through 2026
  • Table 36 : EMEA Market for Lithium Mining, by End Use, Through 2026
  • Table 37 : Comparison of Mineral Reserves and Manufacturing Capacities: U.S. vs. the World, 2020
  • Table 38 : North American Market for Lithium Mining, by Country, Through 2026
  • Table 39 : North American Market Volumes of Lithium Mining, by Country, Through 2026
  • Table 40 : North American Market for Lithium Mining, by Source Type, Through 2026
  • Table 41 : North American Market for Lithium Mining, by Type, Through 2026
  • Table 42 : North American Market for Lithium Mining, by End Use, Through 2026
  • Table 43 : List of Players in the Market for Lithium Mining
  • Table 44 : List of Market Players in the Global Lithium Battery Market
  • Table 45 : Albemarle Corp.: Company Snapshot
  • Table 46 : Albemarle Corp.: Key Financial Metrics, 2018-2020
  • Table 47 : Albemarle Corp.: Business Segment Overview
  • Table 48 : Albemarle Corp.: Key Product Offering
  • Table 49 : Albemarle Corp.: Recent Developments, 2021
  • Table 50 : Allkem Ltd.: Company Snapshot
  • Table 51 : Allkem Ltd.: Key Financial Metrics, 2019-2021
  • Table 52 : Allkem Ltd.: Key Product Offering
  • Table 53 : Allkem Ltd.: Recent Developments, 2021
  • Table 54 : Ganfeng Lithium Co., Ltd.: Company Snapshot
  • Table 55 : Ganfeng Lithium Co., Ltd.: Key Financial Metrics, 2018-2020
  • Table 56 : Ganfeng Lithium Co., Ltd.: Business Segment Overview
  • Table 57 : Ganfeng Lithium Co., Ltd.: Key Product Offering
  • Table 58 : Ganfeng Lithium Co., Ltd.: Recent Developments, 2021
  • Table 59 : Lithium Americas Corp.: Company Snapshot
  • Table 60 : Lithium Americas Corp.: Recent Developments, 2021
  • Table 61 : Livent Corp.: Company Snapshot
  • Table 62 : Livent Corp.: Key Financial Metrics, 2018-2020
  • Table 63 : Livent Corp.: Product Segment Overview
  • Table 64 : Livent Corp.: Key Product Offering
  • Table 65 : Livent Corp.: Recent Developments, 2021
  • Table 66 : Nemaska Lithium Inc.: Company Snapshot
  • Table 67 : Nemaska Lithium Inc.: Key Product Offering
  • Table 68 : Nemaska Lithium Inc.: Recent Developments, 2021
  • Table 69 : Pilbara Minerals Ltd.: Company Snapshot
  • Table 70 : Pilbara Minerals Ltd.: Key Financial Metrics, 2018-2020
  • Table 71 : Pilbara Minerals Ltd.: Key Product Offering
  • Table 72 : Pilbara Minerals Ltd.: Recent Developments, 2021
  • Table 73 : Yahua Group: Company Snapshot
  • Table 74 : Yahua Group: Key Product Offering
  • Table 75 : Yahua Group: Recent Developments, 2021
  • Table 76 : SQM S.A.: Company Snapshot
  • Table 77 : SQM S.A.: Key Financial Metrics, 2018-2020
  • Table 78 : SQM S.A.: Business Segment Overview
  • Table 79 : SQM S.A.: Key Product Offering
  • Table 80 : SQM S.A.: Recent Developments, 2021
  • Table 81 : Tianqi Lithium Industry Co., Ltd.: Company Snapshot
  • Table 82 : Tianqi Lithium Industry Co., Ltd.: Key Financial Metrics, 2018-2020
  • Table 83 : Tianqi Lithium Industry Co., Ltd.: Business Segment Overview
  • Table 84 : Tianqi Lithium Industry Co., Ltd.: Key Product Offering
  • Table 85 : Tianqi Lithium Industry Co., Ltd.: Recent Developments, 2021
  • Table 86 : Acronyms Used in This Report

List of Figures

  • Summary Figure : Global Market for Lithium Mining, by Region, 2020-2026
  • Figure 1 : Global Lithium Reserves, by Select Countries, 2019 and 2020
  • Figure 2 : Global Lithium Deposits
  • Figure 3 : Global Market for Lithium Mining, 2020-2026
  • Figure 4 : Global Market Volumes of Lithium Mining, 2020-2026
  • Figure 5 : Global Consumption Shares of Lithium, by Country/Region, 2020
  • Figure 6 : Lithium Mining Supply Chain
  • Figure 7 : Lithium-Based Battery Supply Chain
  • Figure 8 : Global Market Shares of Lithium Mining, by Source Type, 2020
  • Figure 9 : Lithium Production Technology from Brine
  • Figure 10 : Global Market Shares of Brine Lithium Mining, by Region, 2020
  • Figure 11 : Global Market Shares of Hard Rock Lithium Mining, by Region, 2020
  • Figure 12 : Global Market Shares of Lithium Mining, by Type, 2020
  • Figure 13 : Global Market Shares of Lithium Carbonate Mining, by Region, 2020
  • Figure 14 : Global Market Shares of Lithium Hydroxide Mining, by Region, 2020
  • Figure 15 : Global Market Shares of Lithium Mining, by End Use, 2020
  • Figure 16 : Battery Cathode Material, by Source
  • Figure 17 : Global Electric Vehicle Sales, by Country, 2014-2019
  • Figure 18 : Global Electric Vehicle Sales, by Country, 2020
  • Figure 19 : Global Electric Vehicle Sales, by Country, 2021 (H1)
  • Figure 20 : Global Market Shares of Lithium Mining for Batteries, by Region, 2020
  • Figure 21 : Global Market Shares of Lithium Mining for Glass and Ceramics, by Region, 2020
  • Figure 22 : Global Market Shares of Lithium Mining for Lubricants and Grease, by Region, 2020
  • Figure 23 : Global Market Shares of Lithium Mining for Polymers, by Region, 2020
  • Figure 24 : Global Market Shares of Lithium Mining for Flux Powder, by Region, 2020
  • Figure 25 : Global Market Shares of Lithium Mining for Other End Uses, by Region, 2020
  • Figure 26 : Global Market Shares of Lithium Mining, by Region, 2020
  • Figure 27 : Global Market Volume Shares of Lithium Mining, by Region, 2020
  • Figure 28 : APAC Market for Lithium Mining, 2020-2026
  • Figure 29 : APAC Market Volumes of Lithium Mining, 2020-2026
  • Figure 30 : APAC Market Shares of Lithium Mining, by Country, 2020
  • Figure 31 : APAC Market Volume Shares of Lithium Mining, by Country, 2020
  • Figure 32 : APAC Market Shares of Lithium Mining, by Source Type, 2020
  • Figure 33 : APAC Market Shares of Lithium Mining, by Type, 2020
  • Figure 34 : APAC Market Shares of Lithium Mining, by End Use, 2020
  • Figure 35 : South American Market for Lithium Mining, 2020-2026
  • Figure 36 : South American Market Volumes of Lithium Mining, 2020-2026
  • Figure 37 : South American Market Shares of Lithium Mining, by Country, 2020
  • Figure 38 : South American Market Volume Shares of Lithium Mining, by Country, 2020
  • Figure 39 : South American Market Shares of Lithium Mining, by Source Type, 2020
  • Figure 40 : South American Market for Lithium Mining, by Type, 2020
  • Figure 41 : South American Market Shares of Lithium Mining, by End Use, 2020
  • Figure 42 : EMEA Market for Lithium Mining, 2020-2026
  • Figure 43 : EMEA Market Volumes of Lithium Mining, 2020-2026
  • Figure 44 : EMEA Market Shares of Lithium Mining, by Country, 2020
  • Figure 45 : EMEA Market Volume Shares of Lithium Mining, by Country, 2020
  • Figure 46 : EMEA Market Shares of Lithium Mining, by Source Type, 2020
  • Figure 47 : EMEA Market Shares of Lithium Mining, by Type, 2020
  • Figure 48 : EMEA Market Shares of Lithium Mining, by End Use, 2020
  • Figure 49 : North American Market for Lithium Mining, 2020-2026
  • Figure 50 : North American Market Volumes of Lithium Mining, 2020-2026
  • Figure 51 : North American Market Shares of Lithium Mining, by Country, 2020
  • Figure 52 : North American Market Volume Shares of Lithium Mining, by Country, 2020
  • Figure 53 : North American Market Shares of Lithium Mining, by Source Type, 2020
  • Figure 54 : North American Market Shares of Lithium Mining, by Type, 2020
  • Figure 55 : North American Market Shares of Lithium Mining, by End Use, 2020
  • Figure 56 : Global Market Shares of Lithium Mining, by Company, 2020
  • Figure 57 : Albemarle Corp.: Market Share, by Business Segment, 2020
  • Figure 58 : Albemarle Corp.: Market Share, by Geography, 2020
  • Figure 59 : Allkem Ltd.: Market Share, by Business Segment, 2020
  • Figure 60 : Allkem's Olaroz: Market Share, by Region, 2020
  • Figure 61 : Allkem's Borax: Market Share, by Region, 2020
  • Figure 62 : Ganfeng Lithium Co., Ltd.: Market Share, by Business Segment, 2020
  • Figure 63 : Ganfeng Lithium Co., Ltd.: Market Share, by Geography, 2020
  • Figure 64 : Livent Corp.: Market Share, by Application, 2020
  • Figure 65 : Livent Corp.: Market Share, by Product, 2020
  • Figure 66 : Livent Corp.: Market Share, by Geography, 2020
  • Figure 67 : SQM S.A.: Market Share, by Business Segment, 2020
  • Figure 68 : SQM S.A.: Market Share, by Region, 2020
  • Figure 69 : SQM S.A.: Market Share, by Geography, 2020
  • Figure 70 : Tianqi Lithium Industry Co., Ltd.: Market Share, by Product, 2020
  • Figure 71 : Tianqi Lithium Industry Co., Ltd.: Market Share, by Sector, 2020
  • Figure 72 : Tianqi Lithium Industry Co., Ltd.: Market Share, by Geography, 2020