Strong carbonate, hydroxide monohydrate prices in China boosting spodumene prices in Q2

By Martim Facada
Published: Friday, 27 April 2018

The lithium spodumene market has strengthened in April, reflecting higher lithium carbonate and hydroxide spot prices in China

Persistently strong lithium carbonate and hydroxide monohydrate price in China’s spot market have propelled lithium spodumene (LiO2) prices higher at the since the start of the second quarter.

"The lithium concentrate price has been going up quarter on quarter," a lithium concentrate consumer told Industrial Minerals. "As long as the...

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