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