Russia is considering the possibility of the development of lithium deposits in Bolivia

© 2018 AFP / AIZAR RALDES View of Bolivia. Archival photoRussia is considering the possibility of the development of lithium deposits in Bolivia© 2018 AFP / AIZAR RALDES

The President of Bolivia, Evo Morales, held in La Paz meeting with the Russian delegation to discuss prospects of development of lithium deposits in the country.

«Now continue technical negotiations in order to find opportunities to sign contracts for projects on salt developments in the areas of Uyuni, Coipasa, Pastos Grandes», — quotes Agency the ABI statement of the Ambassador of Russia in Bolivia Vladimir Sprinchan.

From the Russian side was attended by representatives of «Rosatom».

In June, Morales said after talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow that Russia and Bolivia are going to sign an agreement on joint development of deposits of lithium in the South American country.

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