GLOBAL LITHIUM WRAP: Chinese technical-industrial grade carbonate price rises on strong demand

By Martim Facada, Carrie Shi
Published: Friday, 26 April 2019

The Chinese domestic technical & industrial grade lithium carbonate price edged up in the week to Thursday April 25 on increasing demand and squeezed supply due to maintenance work carried out by some producers in China; other spot lithium prices were steady to lower.

Increasing demand alongside routine maintenance at production facilities supported higher Chinese technical and industrial grade lithium prices.Chinese battery-grade lithium carbonate and hydroxide suppliers resisted lower prices, keeping assessments unchanged this week. Rest of the world battery-grade lithium spot prices softened week on week.
The Chinese spot technical and industrial grade...

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