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