GLOBAL LITHIUM WRAP: Chinese domestic lithium carbonate suppliers lower offers to secure cash ahead of Lunar New Year

By Martim Facada, Carrie Shi
Published: Friday, 25 January 2019

China’s domestic spot battery-grade lithium carbonate price weakened on Thursday January 24 after some suppliers sold at lower levels to boost cash flow ahead of the Lunar New Year holiday, while the battery-grade lithium hydroxide price in China and those in the rest of the world were unchanged.

Battery-grade lithium carbonate prices edged down on cheaper concluded deals.Lithium hydroxide prices unchanged week on week.Rest of the world prices unchanged on thin market activity. Lithium spodumene down at the end of 2018 on lower carbonate prices in China year on year. China’s spot battery-grade lithium carbonate market fell 2.5% due to...

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