28 April 2017
Trade flows of Chinese lithium carbonate and hydroxide market remains strong with the latest data revealing a rise in exports and imports in Q1 2017 amid a positive market outlook. Prices for lithium carbonate and hydroxide, meanwhile, remained steady this past week with suggestions made to IM that some recent supply tightness could lead to higher numbers in Q2.
27 April 2017
See article below, from the May issue of Industrial Minerals, for market updates on price movements in various industrial minerals. Minerals featured this month include: lithium, graphite, chromite, alumina, fluorspar, magnesia, antimony trioxide, fluorspar, rare earths, silicon carbide
24 April 2017
The lithium market across the three major regional markets - the US, Europe and China - has been relatively stable in April so far, supported by continuous growth in the Chinese battery sector.