No matter whether you’re in procurement, an analyst or working in corporate development in the battery materials supply chain, you’ll know the increasing importance of lithium and graphite as materials for the energy transition. To help you make sense of these markets, we’re bringing you a new way to understand lithium and graphite market trends within our Industrial Minerals Short-Term Forecast service. Our platform combines in-depth market analysis and independent weekly research, providing you with all the information you need in one place. This comprehensive resource empowers you to confidently lead price negotiations and make well-informed business decisions quickly.
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Aligned to Fastmarkets benchmarks and rigorous forecasting methodology, our independent short-term forecasts provide the necessary tools to predict future trends in the lithium and graphite markets driven by their use as key materials in the burgeoning Li-ion battery market.
Get monthly forecasts for lithium carbonate and hydroxide along with graphite flake and spherical prices spanning more than 2 years to boost your strategic planning.
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With our independent short-term forecasts, stay ahead of the market. Leverage the insights to secure a competitive edge in the fast-paced and complex lithium and graphite markets.
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Manganese, chrome, tungsten and vanadium will be key topics of discussion at Fastmarkets’ upcoming Asia Ferroalloys Conference 2024 in Hong Kong on February 26-28, after appearing on China’s latest list of critical minerals
Lepidolite producers in China have been a major wildcard in the lithium industry of late, with production surging despite its higher cost, energy-intensive nature.
Graphite companies Nouveau Monde Graphite, Novonix and Westwater have all announced offtake agreements in a developing US anode supply chain to comply with that country’s generous subsidy scheme under the Inflation Reduction Act and to ease the current dependence on China for material, Fastmarkets heard on Thursday February 15
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