Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Post Type Selectors
Filter by Categories
Asset Allocation
Data update
Development News
Equity markets
Exploration News
News & Views
The Drill Bit
The Future
Trade & Demand


NCM or LFP: Which will be the dominant chemistry?

Posted on - 05 Nov 2021

Category - Features

This is a question that we hear a lot, particularly from nickel developers! A recent report by Fitch Solutions suggests that NCM is likely to remain the dominant global chemistry for lithium-ion batteries over the period 2021-30. It’s been an amazing 12 months for the LFP chemistry. Largely written off at the start of 2020, it has stormed back into the industry, driven by anode improvements, architectural advances (blade battery, anyone?) and rising raw materials prices. Do we agree with Fitch? The question really is how one defines dominant? Does dominant mean the chemistry that is used in the most...

Login to read full article


Batteries BYD Cobalt Cost EVs LFP Lithium Manganese NCM Nickel Ternary Tesla