Welcome To Albemarle Australia
Acknowledgement OF Country
Albemarle acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Country throughout Western Australia and their continuing connection to lands, waters and community. We pay our respects to all Aboriginal communities and their cultures, and to Elders past and present.
Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB) is a global leader in transforming essential resources such as lithium into critical ingredients for mobility, energy, connectivity, and health.
Albemarle in Australia focuses on sustainable high quality and high value lithium with premium partnerships, advanced processing, and significant contribution to community.
Albemarle’s Lithium Hydroxide Processing Plant at Kemerton, near Bunbury in Western Australia, is the biggest and most modern plant of its type in Australia and outside of China. Kemerton and Australia are key parts of Albemarle’s diversified global assets and are important to the future supply of lithium hydroxide and the transition to green energy throughout the world.
The Kemerton plant and future capital expansion investments by Albemarle, are creating thousands of local jobs and making significant contributions to local, State and national economies.
Albemarle Australia is a rapidly growing part of Albemarle Corporation which employs nearly 6000 worldwide and remains a supplier of choice for the world’s leading manufacturers of electric vehicles, lithium-ion batteries and electronics.
470 current operational jobs at Kemerton
New Jobs Created
Expected 400+ new operational jobs to be created by Kemerton expansion with processing trains 3 & 4
About 1,000 construction roles will be created over the next three years to build Kemerton processing trains 3 & 4
Construction workforce for Kemerton processing trains 1 & 2 peaked around 1,800 workers