GLOBAL LITHIUM WRAP: China’s battery-grade hydroxide prices fall in quiet trading conditions

By Martim Facada, Carrie Shi
Published: Friday, 22 June 2018

China’s domestic spot battery-grade lithium hydroxide prices fell on Thursday June 21 following the recent downtrend in the lithium carbonate market as well as because of quiet buying activity among downstream consumers.

Lithium hydroxide prices fell on lower offers and deals.Lithium carbonate prices stable in China due to slow market activity.Downstream consumers held off from buying in anticipation of further price decreases.Lower quality battery-grade materials from Qinghai continue to put pressure on market prices although producers assessed the market as being close...

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