Lithium carbonate prices in China further boosted by trader restocking

By IM Staff
Published: Friday, 02 July 2021

The price of technical-grade lithium carbonate in China rose for the second time since mid-June this week, amid active trader restocking, thereby improving sentiment in the battery-grade chemicals market, sources told Fastmarkets.

By Susan Zou

Fastmarkets’ lithium carbonate 99% Li2CO3 min, technical and industrial grade, spot price range exw domestic China edged up to 79,000-80,000 yuan ($12,189-12,344) per tonne on Thursday July 1, up by 1,000 yuan per tonne, or 1.27%, from 77,000-80,000 yuan per tonne a week earlier.

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