GLOBAL LITHIUM WRAP: Seaborne Asian market plays catch-up with China

By IM Staff
Published: Friday, 22 October 2021

Lithium prices in the seaborne Asian market posted strong gains in the week ended Thursday October 21 while they continued to play catch-up with elevated price levels in the Chinese market.

Seaborne Asian lithium prices rose amid tight availability and high offers. The price for battery-grade lithium carbonate in China was steady, while that for equivalent grade lithium hydroxide edged upward. Prices for both grades of lithium carbonate in Europe and the United States surged as buyers struggled to secure spot...

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