GLOBAL LITHIUM WRAP: China’s battery-grade lithium carbonate prices strengthen
Published: Friday, 26 October 2018
China’s domestic spot battery-grade lithium carbonate prices have started to move up this week after continuous price decreases since November 2017 due to reduced production from Qinghai, stronger industrial-grade lithium carbonate prices and lower stocks of lithium compounds.
China’s battery-grade lithium hydroxide prices
held steady on quiet demand, while prices for the rest of the
world went down.
Most producers increased battery-grade lithium carbonate
prices on higher industrial-grade carbonate prices and reduced
stocks. The price of industrial-grade carbonate material
increased in the Qinghai region due to fewer stocks.Lithium