Bolivia’s first lithium battery factory

Quantum Motors, a pioneer in the construction of electric cars in Bolivia, took another step towards the longed-for industrialization of lithium from the Uyuni salt flats with the inauguration of Quantum Batteries, a lithium battery factory that will soon begin selling to Paraguay and Peru.

Quantum Motors established the first electric car factory in Bolivia in 2019. Early last July, its CEO, José Carlos Márquez, inaugurated the country's first lithium battery plant.

A month after starting operations and ready to make its first exports to Paraguay and Peru, Quantum Batteries represents a step forward in the national government's plans to achieve the longed-for industrialization of lithium, whose highest global concentration is located in the . . .

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