GLOBAL LITHIUM WRAP: Lunar New Year production, logistics halts slow Asian market activity

By Carrie Shi
Published: Friday, 17 January 2020

All battery-grade lithium compound prices were steady week on week on Thursday January 16, with market activity thinning in Asia ahead of the Chinese New Year holidays while renewed demand supported prices in Europe and the United States.

By Carrie Shi and Cristina Belda 

Battery-grade lithium carbonate and hydroxide prices in the domestic China and seaborne Asia markets stood still on thin pre-holiday activity. Chinese transportation companies are starting to halt services this year ahead of Lunar New Year.Rest of the world spot prices were steady week...

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