Yichun Gotion Lithium Carbonate Project Officially Launched
On December 29, the launching ceremony of the major projects in the fourth quarter of 2021 was held in Yifeng County, Yichun City in Jiangxi Province. At the ceremony, the Yifeng Gotion lithium carbonate project was officially launched, as announced by Gong Fasheng, Member of the Standing Committee of the CPC Yichun Municipal Committee and Deputy Mayor. Xu Shaorong, Member of the Standing Committee of the CPC Yichun Municipal Committee and Director of the United Front Work Department, Xie Yuan, Secretary of Yifeng County Party Committee, Li Zhen, Secretary of Party Committee and Chairman of Gotion High-Tech and Huang Zhangxi, Chairman of Jiangxi Gotion, all attended the ceremony.
Groundbreaking ceremony of Yifeng Gotion lithium carbonate project
As a wholly-owned subsidiary of Yichun Gotion Lithium Industry Co., Ltd., Yifeng Gotion Lithium Industry plans to construct a lithium carbonate project with 50,000 tons annual output of lithium carbonate and relevant supporting mining and comprehensive development project, with 7.5 million tons annual output of lithium mines. The projects are expected to be completed and put into operation in the fourth quarter of next year.
Li Zhen, Secretary of Party Committee and Chairman of Gotion High-Tech said that the future of the new energy industry has great potential, greater than what we can imagine. After the completion of the Yifeng project, the annual output value is expected to exceed RMB 5 billion. Yifeng Gotion will grasp the opportunities brought by the rapid development of Yichun's new energy industry to develop and strive forward. It will pursue innovation, make the project a new benchmark for the industry, and spare no efforts to contribute to the development of the local new energy industry.
Xie Yuan, Secretary of Yifeng County Party Committee, said that the successful start of the project represented a major achievement of the high-quality and project-oriented development. She also stated that it is a result of the policy which aims to attract big and competitive enterprises to take root in local areas and create a more inclusive business environment. Yifeng County will firmly adhere to the project-oriented concept that the county will spare no efforts to provide everything for and meet all the needs of the project. A comprehensive service will be offered throughout the process to guarantee energy supply and ensure the efficiency of land, capital and labor to create a good environment for the project.
In addition, it is worth mentioning that the production line debugging of phase I of the Gotion lithium carbonate project located in the Yichun Economic and Technological Development Zone, which can generate 20,000 tons of lithium carbonate per year, was completed in November 2021. The production of lithium carbonate products has also been smooth. Starting from April 2022, it is expected to produce 10,000 tons of lithium carbonate annually.