Asian black mass buyers keep out of market amid weak lithium prices, high stocks

Black mass purchases in East and Southeast Asian markets has been hampered by lower battery raw materials metals prices and elevated inventory levels over the last week, according to sources.

Continued declines in lithium prices have been joined by dropping cobalt prices since the beginning of August. This has weakened demand for black mass, with buyers further reducing bids for...


Lee Allen

August 24, 2023

17:10 GMT