Codelco and Enami, two state-owned world largest copper producer in Chile, are in discussions to produce lithium resources in a nation.

The left-leaning government of President Gabriel Boric anticipates releasing its eagerly anticipated lithium growth plan this week.

Each firm has had meetings and some confidential contracts have been signed.

Chile is also attempting to entice private investments to the business. Currently, only 2 companies— SQM & Albemarle Corp.—can produce anything from a single, massive salt flat.

At the same time as demand for the essential component of EV’s batteries is increasing. The country is decreasing market share.