GLOBAL LITHIUM WRAP: Lithium carbonate price in seaborne Asia market makes strong gains

By Dalila Ouerghi
Published: Friday, 14 May 2021

Lithium prices in the seaborne Asian market continued their strong upward trajectory over the week to Thursday May 13 while the equivalent domestic market in China calmed from the strong momentum in the first quarter of 2021, sources said.

 Both lithium carbonate and hydroxide prices in seaborne Asian market ticked up amid tight availability.The battery-grade lithium hydroxide price in China continued to edge higher due to supply remaining tight.Tight spot availability still considered the main driver of the rally in the seaborne Asian market, market sources said.
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