GLOBAL LITHIUM WRAP: China rally stalls amid widespread power cuts

By IM Staff
Published: Friday, 01 October 2021

The rally in Chinese lithium prices paused in the week to Thursday September 30, with sentiment turning slightly more cautious owing to power restrictions being implemented in some battery materials production hubs.

Chinese lithium prices stabilize; hydroxide trades still active ahead of week-long National Day holiday (October 1-7). Seaborne Asian lithium market also stable, but spot activity thins. Hydroxide prices in Europe and the United States edge higher, find support from firm carbonate prices. Battery-grade lithium carbonate and hydroxide prices in China were stable in...

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