Battery metal demand recovery in China remains patchy

Demand for battery metals is experiencing a slow and patchy recovery in China after the country discontinued its subsidies on electric vehicle (EV) purchases at the end of last year, sources have told Fastmarkets.

While downstream EV demand is slowing in the absence of government-backed incentives, which had fueled a rapid growth in the industry, market participants have been pinning hopes that the market...


Yiwen Ju

Zihao Li

Callum Perry

June 14, 2023

16:23 GMT

Singapore, Shanghai, London