Golden September, Silver October 2023 unlikely for China’s lithium market?

September and October are usually peak demand months for Chinese markets, leading to them being coined “Golden September” and “Silver October”. However, demand may fail to meet traditional expectations in China’s lithium market this year.

Traditionally, demand for lithium salts from Chinese cathode producers peaks in September and October, with producers stockpiling ahead of the country’s week-long National Day Holiday and in preparation for the...


Zihao Li

September 20, 2023

10:20 GMT