GLOBAL LITHIUM WRAP: China’s lithium carbonate market still firm – for now

By Carrie Shi, Dalila Ouerghi
Published: Friday, 11 September 2020

Chinese domestic battery-grade lithium carbonate producers kept their prices firm in the week ended Thursday September 10, with most customers maintaining a wait-and-see attitude, while the market in the rest of the world was flat.

Sentiment in China’s battery-grade lithium carbonate market was still bullish with offering prices remaining firm. Industrial-grade carbonate prices in China were slightly firmer. China’s lithium hydroxide market showed no fluctuation and demand remained thin. Seaborne Asian spot market was slow but still under downward pressure. The majority of battery-grade lithium...

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