GLOBAL LITHIUM WRAP: Weak demand weighs on China’s battery-grade carbonate prices
Published: Friday, 15 June 2018
China’s domestic spot battery-grade lithium carbonate prices fell further in thin buying this week but lithium hydroxide prices held steady. Asian seaborne battery-grade lithium carbonate prices also edged down, reflecting the continued fall in Chinese prices.
A further fall in battery-grade lithium carbonate prices in
China weighs on seaborne cif China, Japan and Korea market
pricesDownstream consumers cautious about restocking, awaiting
clearer direction from China’s 2018 NEV subsidy
policy, which officially came into effect earlier this
weekLower battery-grade quality material from Qinghai still
availableBattery-grade lithium hydroxide...