Lithium market sceptical on oversupply forecast
Published: Thursday, 13 October 2016
Lithium buyers and sellers this week played down a forecast of a future supply glut in the market as efforts remain focused on settling the 2017 contract prices.
Neither producers nor consumers of lithium
were convinced by a forecast this week predicting "the lithium
frenzy should all end in tears".
Bernstein analysts said in a report this week that lithium
demonstrates all the characteristics of a commodity bubble
– "an apparent very compelling bull case"; "an
expanding supply side,...