Chinese lithium consumers look to stock up

By Martim Facada
Published: Monday, 13 November 2017

Lithium consumers seek to stock up in China in anticipation of further increase in carbonate prices.

A scarcity of lithium carbonate (Li2CO3) has become increasingly evident this year, making the sourcing of this material a major concern in the battery sectors of China, Japan and Korea.

Suppliers of Li2CO3 in China remain very bullish, maintaining their offer prices in the domestic spot market at very high...

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