GLOBAL LITHIUM WRAP: China’s lithium prices see further price softening on slow market activity

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

China’s lithium market reached weaker prices over the week to Thursday July 25 on slow market activity, while most cathode makers have reduced output over the summer period and limited reports of transactions on the spot market.

Battery-grade lithium carbonate and hydroxide price ranges narrowed on lower achieved prices and slow market activity. Technical and industrial-grade carbonate prices moved down in a sluggish market. Seaborne battery-grade lithium hydroxide prices in Asia also declined in a slower market. Rest of the world prices were stable week on week.China’s...

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