GLOBAL LITHIUM WRAP: China’s battery-grade carbonate price falls on slow buying activity ahead of Dragon Boat Festival

By Martim Facada, Carrie Shi
Published: Friday, 07 June 2019

The price in China’s domestic market for battery-grade lithium carbonate moved down week on week on slow demand because of the forthcoming Dragon Boat Festival on June 7-9; prices in the rest of the world were stable.

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  • Rest of the world’s prices unchanged.

    The battery-grade lithium carbonate price softened in the week ended Thursday June 6, with lower prices in the spot market due to reductions in demand with...

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