High-quality battery-grade lithium premiums will rise alongside EV demand, Brazil's Sigma says

By IM Staff
Published: Wednesday, 12 December 2018

The spodumene pegmatite miner expects demand for lithium hydroxide with 90% content and beyond to grow in the electric vehicle sector.

By Renato Rostás 

Brazilian pre-operational miner Sigma Lithium Resources expects the premium for high-quality lithium hydroxide monohydrate that goes into battery production to rise in the next few years while demand for electric vehicles (EVs) grows, vice chairman Ana Cabral told Fastmarkets.

"We believe prices for technical grade...

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