GLOBAL LITHIUM WRAP: Tight supply drives China’s lithium carbonate prices up further

By Carrie Shi, Dalila Ouerghi
Published: Friday, 04 December 2020

China domestic battery-grade lithium carbonate prices increased again, up by 3.6% week on week due to tight supply from suppliers, with the respective European and United States’ lithium hydroxide spot prices moving up also, Fastmarkets heard on Thursday December 3.

China’s battery-grade lithium carbonate prices continued their uptrend on tight supply and bullish market sentiment.China’s industrial-grade lithium carbonate prices rose on low material availability.China’s lithium hydroxide prices were rangebound over the week.The Asian battery-grade lithium spot market made limited fluctuations on thin trade.The lithium hydroxide spot price moved up in...