GLOBAL LITHIUM WRAP: Cheaper material offered weighs on Chinese battery-grade carbonate, hydroxide prices
Published: Friday, 08 June 2018
Lower-cost material availability alongside persistently low consumption pushed down battery-grade lithium carbonate and hydroxide prices ex-works China on Thursday June 7, while prices in the rest of the world were steady week on week.
Battery-grade lithium carbonate and hydroxide prices soften
in ChinaContinued deceleration in consumption alongside cheaper
material available in the market remain the two major factors
behind the falling pricesSeaborne lithium compound market
subdued, with producers resisting consumer calls for lower
pricesEuropean, US prices unchanged, with most consumers
well-supplied on long contracts...