July 9, 2020


U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

Division of Corporation Finance

100 F Street, N.E.

Washington, D.C. 20549

Attention:    David Link

James Lopez




Artius Acquisition Inc.


Registration Statement on Form S-1


Filed June 25, 2020, as amended


File No. 333-239421

Dear Mr. Link and Mr. Lopez:

Pursuant to Rule 461 of the General Rules and Regulations under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Act”), the undersigned, for itself and the several underwriters, hereby joins in the request of Artius Acquisition Inc. that the effective date of the above-referenced Registration Statement be accelerated so as to permit it to become effective at 4:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time on July 13, 2020, or as soon thereafter as practicable.

Pursuant to Rule 460 of the General Rules and Regulations under the Act, the undersigned advises that approximately 1,000 copies of the Preliminary Prospectus dated July 2, 2020 are expected to be distributed to prospective underwriters and dealers, institutional investors, retail investors and others.

The undersigned advises that they have complied and will continue to comply with the requirements of Rule 15c2-8 under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended.

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Very truly yours,

as Representative of the Several Underwriters

By:   /s/ Frank McGee
  Name:   Frank McGee
  Title:   Managing Director


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