Sales de Jujuy was founded in 2010 as the local operating company of the Salar de Olaroz joint venture project between industrial minerals company Orocobre Limited, Japanese trading company Toyota Tsusho Corporation (TTC) and the Mining Company of the Argentina provincial government of Jujuy, Jujuy Energia y Mineria Sociedad del Estado (JEMSE).
Sales de Jujuy began commercial production of lithium carbonate in December 2014 after the culmination of seven years of project planning, construction and commissioning. Sales de Jujuy was founded and continues to operate on the ten principles of the sustainable development framework as developed by The International Council on Mining and Metals.
The commitment to be a reliable and long-term lithium supplier extends into the sustainable business practices implemented within our operations. The company has an active and well-funded Shared Value program aimed at the sustainable long term health, education and development of the local people and businesses. The mutually beneficial partnerships fostered with the local communities and businesses in turn correlates to the on-going development and longevity of our projects.
12 September 2019 Click to view Governor of Jujuy, Gerardo Morales conduct a live press conference at the Olaroz Lithium Facility
12 September 2019 Sales de Jujuy welcomed Governor of Jujuy, Gerardo Morales to the Olaroz Lithium Facility to discuss the Stage 2 Expansion and lithium production in Jujuy
26 August 2019 Click to view webcast of Orocobre Limited presenting the full-year financial results for year ended 30 June 2019
3 July 2019 Orocobre MD/CEO Martín Pérez de Solay presenting at “VIII Seminario Internacional: Litio en la Región de Sudamérica” on current levels of production, Stage 2 Expansion project, current state of the lithium market and Sales de Jujuy’s Shared Value Program
28 June 2019 Orocobre MD/CEO Martín Pérez de Solay speaking with 30 Denarios on the lithium industry and local communities at “VIII Seminario Internacional: Litio en la Región de Sudamérica”
5 February 2019 Sales de Jujuy representatives together with the government of Jujuy, authorities and special guests recently opened a music room and a chemistry laboratory in Olaroz Chico
Barrio Alto Padilla
SS Jujuy. Argentina
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