GLOBAL LITHIUM WRAP: Sluggish demand, cheaper material weigh on China’s battery-grade carbonate prices
Published: Friday, 06 July 2018
China’s domestic spot battery-grade lithium carbonate prices fell on Thursday July 5 due to continued weak demand and the availability of cheaper material; hydroxide prices held steady with most producers maintaining their offers while lower prices started being offered.
• Chinese lithium carbonate prices fell on lower
• Cheaper battery and industrial-grade carbonate prices
offered from Qinghai producers keep weighing on the Chinese
• Lithium hydroxide prices still under downward
pressure though battery-grade quotation held steady
• Lower carbonate prices in China pushed down prices
Spot battery-grade lithium...