Lithium battery ban on planes inconsequential for market
Published: Thursday, 05 March 2015
The effect of banning lithium battery shipments on planes is likely to be zero. Most shipments take place by container on the ground, and lithium production has grown despite various air travel restrictions in the past years, say analysts.
Banning lithium battery shipments on airlines is unlikely to
cause bottlenecks, analysts told IM, after United Airlines
became the third airline to ban the transportation of lithium
ion (Li-ion) batteries on its planes. ...