GLOBAL LITHIUM WRAP: China, Japan absence stalls global battery-grade lithium spot prices

By Martim Facada
Published: Friday, 03 May 2019

Global battery-grade lithium spot market prices moved sideways week on week while China, Japan and other countries were away from the market for public holidays.

The market was slow this week amid a lack of market activity and national holidays that have added to the decelerated activity of some companies across the European and US market, most market participants that spoke to Fastmarkets said.

Fastmarkets assessed the battery-grade lithium carbonate (min 99.5% Li2CO3) spot market...