GLOBAL LITHIUM WRAP: China’s battery-grade hydroxide price decline accelerates in stagnant market
Published: Friday, 29 June 2018
China’s domestic spot battery-grade lithium hydroxide prices fell further on Thursday June 28 on a negative short-term outlook due to sporadic buying and while carbonate prices were unchanged this week, they were still under pressure with downstream buyers starting to receive lower offers.
Lithium hydroxide prices continue to fall on negative
sentiment. Lithium carbonate prices still under downtrend
pressure but were stable week on week. Downstream
consumers received lower offers and were cautious about market
direction in response to uncertainties on prices. Lower
prices for battery-grade and industrial-grade carbonate
materials from Qinghai keep the downward pressure...