GLOBAL LITHIUM WRAP: Lithium spot prices stable on slow spot market activity; focus on contract negotiations
Published: Friday, 07 December 2018
Domestic Chinese and cif Asia battery-grade lithium prices were stable week on week on Thursday December 6 after consumers continued to hold back on purchases on sufficient stocks and while negotiating next year’s contract prices.
The Chinese battery-grade lithium carbonate price was
unchanged on thin trading activity. Battery-grade lithium
hydroxide market stabilized after falling the previous
week. Technical and industrial-grade carbonate prices
remain firm due to reduced production in the Qinghai
region. Rest of the world prices remained unchanged week
on week on limited spot orders amid 2019...