OUTLOOK: Securing lithium is biggest challenge to battery supply chain in H2 2021
Published: Friday, 13 August 2021
Battery supply chain participants have prioritized securing lithium in the second half of 2021, but nickel has also been a headache for sourcing directors, who are less concerned about cobalt supplies, a Fastmarkets survey has found.
By Susan Zou, Carrie Shi, Yingchi Yang
Fastmarkets conducted a survey of market participants in the
battery supply chain – mainly battery materials
producers – to assess which battery metals pose the
biggest challenge in terms of securing feedstock materials.
Fastmarkets received responses from 20 market participants,
among whom 15 were battery...