28 February 2020
Battery-grade lithium prices were unchanged in Asia, Europe and the United States in the week to Thursday February 27, with market participants continuing to track the spread of the novel coronavirus (2019-nCov) in South Korea and Europe although both regions are yet to see a great impact on prices, sources said.
27 February 2020
Trade log for battery-grade lithium carbonate in China including trades, bids and offers reported to Fastmarkets.
24 February 2020
Australian producer Galaxy raised production of lithium spodumene in 2019, but sales declined due to lower-than-expected demand in China.
19 February 2020
Australia-based lithium miner Orocobre has agreed to acquire Advantage Lithium to consolidate its position as a leading producer in Argentina.
17 February 2020
China’s output and sales of new energy vehicles (NEVs) fell by more than 50% year on year in January 2020.
14 February 2020
China’s battery-grade lithium hydroxide price was supported at current levels this week after some producers announced plans to increase prices to cover higher transport and production costs resulting from containment policies for the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) in China.
10 February 2020
China’s Ganfeng Lithium will pay $16 million to increase its stake to 51% in the Caucharí -Olaroz lithium project in northern Argentina, which is a joint venture with Lithium Americas.
07 February 2020
China’s domestic spot lithium market remained quiet this week due to most market participants staying off work on government advice to suspend business operations during the novel coronavirus in China, while the European market was not yet disrupted due to sufficient inventories.
03 February 2020
View the Fastmarkets holiday pricing schedule for 2020 and 2021.