ANTAIKE LITHIUM CONF: Short-term pain but long-term gains for lithium market

By Carrie Shi
Published: Monday, 14 October 2019

Although the lithium industry is struggling through a sluggish period at the moment, increased demand will be driven by expansion in the use of new energy vehicles, energy storage and 5G networks over the next five years.

The lithium market faces a period of falling prices and slow demand in the near future, but the longer-term prospects are much brighter, an industry conference has heard.

The sluggish downstream demand has resulted in a steady decline in prices, but the expectations were for demand for lithium to increase...

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