Low prices, projects deficit threatens lithium supply

By IM Staff
Published: Friday, 30 August 2019

Production from new lithium projects is expected to fall short of forecast consumption.

Projected output from a pipeline of new lithium operations worldwide may not be enough to satisfy soaring demand, delegates heard at Fastmarkets’ 11th Lithium Supply and Markets Conference in Santiago in June.

Major companies in Chile and Australia appear best positioned to increase capacity, with most new supply likely come...

This is a preview of the full article

Our market news and price data is reserved for registered users only.

Current customer? Login now

All of our industrial minerals price data and news is now available only through our new platform. Learn more about the intelligence we offer by visiting our Fastmarkets flagship website. If you are familiar with our reliable and trusted intelligence, fill out a request a quote form today to hear from our friendly sales staff who will create a custom license for you.


Interested in lithium prices? We now offer lithium prices and coverage free for reference. Click here to read all about it.

Interested in the wider electrification market?
Join our growing community of participants who want to learn more about electrification and how this market is developing.