Lithium demand could outpace supply due to low prices, few projects

By IM Staff
Published: Monday, 08 July 2019

New lithium projects are falling short of expected consumption, meaning demand could soon outpace supply.

Global lithium demand could outpace supply in the coming years, with the number of new projects expected to fall short of expected consumption amid doubts on capital availability and low prices, market participants said at Fastmarkets’ 11th Lithium Supply & Markets Conference, held in Santiago, Chile, in June.
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