Orocobre’s lithium contract price falls due to weaker Chinese spot prices

By Martim Facada
Published: Thursday, 20 December 2018

Soft market conditions in China have had a direct impact on Orocobre’s short-term lithium contract prices.

Argentina-based lithium producer Orocobre Ltd estimates the company's short-term contract prices in the December quarter will be $10,800 per tonne on a fob Argentina basis, 26.52% lower from $14,699 per tonne in the previous quarter. 

The lower price will drag down the December’s half-year price by...

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