Chinese lithium carbonate spot prices remain world price driver
Published: Friday, 13 October 2017
European and US lithium carbonate and hydroxide spot prices rose this week led by higher prices in the Chinese market where consumers are reporting a lack of available material.
Lithium carbonate (min 99.0-99.5 Li2CO3) spot prices in
China have risen this week sustained by strong battery
production within the country and ongoing
issues with material supply.
Lack of lithium carbonate (min 99.0-99.5 Li2CO3)
availability in the spot market has been a major price driver