Major Minor: The lithium market is pushing full-steam ahead, but can traders still get on board?
Published: Tuesday, 09 August 2016
There are few more frustrating things for a metal merchant than a train leaving the station without you on it. The lithium train is one of them. Minor metals trader and guest columnist Anthony Lipmann, aka Major Minor, shares his views.
No minor metal merchant will have been unaware of the slow
burning of the lithium market over the last ten years.
Following the VW diesel emissions crisis and the emergence of
Tesla, that burn has become propulsive.
But how to join the train?
All minor elements have their unique properties....