GLOBAL LITHIUM WRAP: Sluggish demand for lithium hydroxide in China pushes price lower again; other markets broadly stable
Published: Friday, 01 March 2019
The Chinese domestic lithium hydroxide price fell by 1.5% on Thursday February 28 due to unimproved downstream demand while the lithium carbonate market was steady week on week after most producers stood firm on offer prices.
The Chinese battery-grade lithium carbonate price was
unchanged on steady producer offers. Lithium hydroxide prices
drifted lower in China on thin buying activities.
Industrial-grade carbonate materials price moved down in
Qinghai region. Asian cif prices rangebound again. The
battery-grade lithium hydroxide market in China fell for a
second consecutive week...