What’s the near-term outlook for lithium prices?
It’s been a tough summer for lithium chemicals producers as Chinese spot lithium carbonate prices have corrected by c.30% since mid-July and are now hovering around CNY200,000/t (US$27/kg) and hydroxide prices have corrected by c.40% to CNY182,000/t (US$25/kg). The big question on most people’s lips is – where do we go from here? Most brokers have much lower lithium price forecasts, closer to US$15/kg over the next few years, but most industry specialists are a little more bullish. So who’s right? Subscribe for our insights.