Lithium Americas Corp, formerly Western Lithium USA Corporation, is a Canada-based company, which is focused on the development of Cauchari-Olaroz Lithium Project and the Lithium Nevada project. The Company’s segments include Hectatone, Lithium Nevada, Cauchari-Olaroz and Corporate. The Company’s Cauchari-Olaroz Lithium Project is a lithium brine mineral project located in Jujuy province, Argentina. Its Lithium Nevada project is a smectite clay-based lithium project and located in northwestern Nevada, the United States. The Company is a supplier of specialty drilling additives, Hectatone and other organoclay products for the oil and gas and other industries. The Company’s subsidiaries include Minera Exar S.A., which is developing the Cauchari-Olaroz Lithium Project; Lithium Nevada Corp., which owns lithium resources in North America, and Hectatone Inc., which produces specialty drilling additives and other organoclay products.