Galaxy Resources is an Australian-based lithium mining, chemicals and battery company. The company explores for gold, iron ore, manganese, talc, uranium and tantalum. It also produces chemical products. Galaxy Resources was founded on January 15, 1996 and is headquartered in West Perth, Australia. The company owns the Mt Cattlin Spodumene Mine near Ravensthorpe in Western Australia and the James Bay Lithium Pegmatite Project in Quebec, Canada.