GLOBAL LITHIUM WRAP: Chinese battery-grade lithium prices stable on reduced stocks near year-end

By Martim Facada, Carrie Shi
Published: Friday, 16 November 2018

The weekly Chinese domestic spot battery-grade lithium carbonate price was unchanged on Thursday November 15 with most major buyers concluding their final deals before the end of the year.

  • Battery-grade lithium carbonate prices were stable in China and in the seaborne markets, with most producers working with limited stocks before the year-end.

  • Technical and industrial-grade lithium carbonate output from Qinghai reduced on adverse weather.

  • Lithium hydroxide prices held steady this week on week on slow demand. 

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