Original article by Paul Garvey
The Australian – Page: 19 & 30 : 18-May-18
Kidman Resources has advised that it has secured electric car maker Tesla as a foundation client for its proposed lithium hydroxide processing plant in Western Australia. Growing interest in electric cars has created strong demand for commodities like lithium and cobalt that are used in their batteries. Kidman has indicated that its initial deal with Tesla will run for three years, with the option for two three-year extensions.
KIDMAN RESOURCES LIMITED – ASX KDR, TESLA INCORPORATED, SOCIEDAD QUIMICA Y MINERA SA, PILBARA MINERALS LIMITED – ASX PLS, GREAT WALL AUTOMOBILE HOLDINGS, BMW AG, VOLKSWAGEN AG, MERCEDES-BENZ AG