GLOBAL LITHIUM WRAP: Battle over market share triggers price war

By Martim Facada
Published: Friday, 20 July 2018

A battle over market share in China has triggered a price war, pushing domestic spot battery-grade lithium carbonate prices further down on Thursday July 19, while battery-grade lithium hydroxide prices also drifted with other global markets fairly stable.

Battle over market share in China triggers price war pushing down battery-grade lithium carbonate prices.Lithium hydroxide prices soften following the same price trend.Lithium compounds sold by Qinghai based producer’s remains a main factor for the lower prices.Battery grade carbonate seaborne cif China, Japan & Korean market prices softened meanwhile rest...

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