GLOBAL LITHIUM WRAP: Slow buying, good supply continue to pressure China's battery-grade carbonate prices

By Charlotte Radford, Carrie Shi
Published: Friday, 31 August 2018

China’s domestic battery-grade lithium carbonate prices fell again on Thursday August 30 amid continued slow demand and cheap offers from sellers needing to lock in cash, while the lithium hydroxide market resisted further declines, though cheaper prices were reported for lower quality units.

Lithium carbonate prices fall again in China with sellers facing greater competition to sell units Lithium hydroxide prices steady after lessening pressure on sellers to cut their offers, though lower prices heard for off-grade material. Battery-grade carbonate produced from brine and industrial-grade carbonate materials prices drift lower.Heavy rain in Qinghai last week does not affect local...

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