Trade log: Lithium hydroxide monohydrate min 56.5% LiOH.H2O battery grade, spot prices CIF China, Japan & Korea

Trade log for lithium hydroxide monohydrate min 56.5% LiOH.H2O battery grade, spot prices, cif China, Japan & Korea, including business, bids, offers and assessments reported to Fastmarkets.

Fastmarkets publishes trades logs for its key price assessments and indices to bring more transparency into the markets it covers and the pricing process it applies.

Fastmarkets assessed the lithium hydroxide monohydrate min 56.5%LiOH.H2O battery grade, spot prices, cif China, Japan &Korea, at $9-10 per kg on Thursday July 9.

  • Prices indicated at $9.00-11.50
  • Offer at $9.00-9.50
  • Prices indicated at $9.00
  • Offer at $9.00-9.80
  • Prices indicated at $9.00-10.00
  • Prices indicated at $9.00
  • Prices indicated at $9.00-10.00
  • Prices indicated at $9.00-10.00
  • Prices indicated at $9.00-10.00

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