GLOBAL LITHIUM WRAP: Asian seaborne market firm on aggressive offers from China

By IM Staff
Published: Friday, 26 March 2021

Battery-grade lithium prices in both Asian seaborne and domestic China markets were firm this week, with the former receiving aggressive offers from Chinese suppliers, market participants told Fastmarkets.

By Dalila Ouerghi, Susan Zou

Asian seaborne lithium prices were steady against a backdrop of tight availability and firm demand; meanwhile Chinese suppliers have made aggressive offers for battery-grade lithium carbonate. Spot trades in domestic Chinese market remained slow with consumers conducting "hand-to-mouth" purchases, but supply continued to be tight.Europe,...

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