Lithium carbonate prices inch upwards in China

By Albert Li
Published: Friday, 19 May 2017

Demand from the EV market as well as some tightness in supply has pushed battery grade lithium carbonate prices higher in China.

Chinese lithium carbonate producers and buyers reported an uptick in spot prices for battery grade material in China over the past week.

Battery grade lithium carbonate has risen to Chinese renminbi 150/kg ($21.7/kg) taking IM's lithium carbonate spot price (which takes industrial as well as battery grade into account) to...

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