Lithium: Year in Review 2016

By Myles McCormick
Published: Friday, 30 December 2016

A roundup of the year’s main events in the global lithium market.

2016 was a big year for lithium. Chinese spot prices for lithium compounds began rising in late in 2015 and escalated throughout the first half of this year, attracting the attention of mainstream media and tempting several junior exploration companies to enter the sector. 

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