Participants speculate price floor for spodumene following sharp declines, operational suspension

Market participants across the lithium value chain have been speculating over the price floor for spodumene, a key feedstock to produce lithium chemicals, amid sustained weakness in prices.

Spodumene prices have fallen by close to 90% since January 2023, a trend which is similarly reflected in the prices for battery-grade lithium hydroxide and carbonate in Asia.

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Zihao Li

Callum Perry

January 18, 2024

11:16 GMT

London, Shanghai