GLOBAL LITHIUM WRAP: China price momentum continues to drive up other global markets

By Carrie Shi, Dalila Ouerghi
Published: Friday, 05 February 2021

Lithium carbonate prices in Europe and the United States as well as the seaborne Asia market rose in the week to Thursday February 4, supported by the continued uptrend in China’s domestic market.

China’s battery-grade lithium carbonate price increased further, driven by tight spot supply despite thin trade ahead of Lunar New Year. The Asian battery-grade lithium carbonate spot price climbed 3.3% due to reducing supply at most global suppliers and bullish Chinese pricing.The European, US lithium carbonate price jumped 12.1% against a backdrop...

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