GLOBAL LITHIUM WRAP: Europe, US markets soften; China sentiment remains bullish ahead of public holiday

By Carrie Shi, Dalila Ouerghi
Published: Friday, 25 September 2020

The European and United States battery-grade lithium spot prices softened on Thursday September 24, while China’s battery-grade lithium carbonate market sentiment remained bullish with more market participants expecting better prices in the fourth quarter.

Europe, US lithium spot markets follow earlier Asian market downturn. China’s battery-grade lithium carbonate price stayed firm, supported by high offers from more producers and improved downstream demand.  Asian lithium spot prices stabilized after slight falls last week. Battery-grade lithium spot prices in Europe and the US drifted lower this...

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