GLOBAL LITHIUM WRAP: Domestic China carbonate price surges 8% on strong buying

By Carrie Shi, Dalila Ouerghi
Published: Friday, 08 January 2021

China’s domestic battery-grade lithium carbonate market hit a 14-month high in the first trading week of the year after the price rose by 8% week on week on Thursday January 7 on soaring offer prices and heightened buying appetite.

China’s battery-grade lithium carbonate price hit a 14-month high due to continued tight supply and producers hiking up prices further. Chinese industrial-grade lithium carbonate offers surged as well amid low availability of material. Offer prices in China’s lithium hydroxide market are also creeping higher but the assessment range held on a...

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