Lithium Supply

Lithium is a chemical element with the symbol Li and atomic number 3. It is a soft, silver-white metal belonging to the alkali metal group of chemical elements. Under standard conditions it is the lightest metal and the least dense solid element. Lithium is used in multiple applications from glass to ceramics to medicine to energy storage. Roskill group provides an excellent breakdown of lithium and its primary uses by market. The chart, prepared by Roskill, shows the end uses of lithium as of 2013.

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