GLOBAL LITHIUM WRAP: China domestic prices hit fresh 2020 lows; Europe, US markets decline

By Carrie Shi, Dalila Ouerghi
Published: Friday, 05 June 2020

The Chinese domestic spot lithium prices resumed their downtrend on Thursday June 4 to reach new annual lows, while Europe and United States compound prices were pulled down by cheaper spot material.

China’s battery-grade lithium carbonate and hydroxide prices fell by 2.4% and 2% respectively.China’s industrial-grade lithium carbonate price drifted lower.The seaborne Asian market continues to hover around breakeven levels.European, US lithium market fell amid lackluster demand. China’s domestic battery-grade lithium spot prices fell to new annual lows this week after suppliers...

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