Spot spodumene prices continue uptrend amid lingering supply concerns
Published: Tuesday, 25 January 2022
Spot prices for spodumene concentrate continued to post sharp gains over the past fortnight due to tight supply combined with continuously improving demand for downstream lithium chemicals amid booming electric vehicle (EV) demand worldwide.
Fastmarkets' price assessment for spodumene 6% Li2O min, cif
China was at $2,500-2,750 per tonne on January 21, up by
$100-150 from $2,400-2,600 per tonne two weeks earlier, and