Fastmarkets NewGen price data

Trade on market-reflective prices

From the raw materials to battery-grade commodities used in EV batteries and electronics, as well as copper and biofuel feedstock, we price the critical materials and feedstocks that are helping to build a more sustainable future. This includes benchmark prices for lithium and cobalt, two battery materials that have recently experienced extreme market volatility and supply/demand imbalances.

Our widely used prices are market-reflective, assessing both the buy- and sell-side of transactions. Trade with relied upon price data that is unbiased, IOSCO compliant and used across the new generation energy markets.


What does it include?

  • Lithium prices for hydroxide and carbonate, as well as spodumene
  • Cobalt prices
  • Other battery materials: Graphite and manganese 
  • Biofuel feedstock  
  • Copper prices 

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Featured prices
Stay up to date with the latest price data including price charts for our benchmark lithium prices and other relied upon prices in new generation energy.
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    • Black mass, NCM/NCA, inferred, cif South Korea, $/tonne
    • Black mass, NCM/NCA, inferred, exw Europe, $/tonne
    • Aluminium low-carbon differential billet, Europe, $/tonne

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    Markets we serve

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    Featured insights

    Fastmarkets amends the frequency of its spodumene min 6% Li2O, spot price, cif China from Wednesday December 6.

    The Fastmarkets Battery Cost Index provides a monthly modelled-cost tracker for various NCM and LFP cells across different countries

    The US Department of Treasury has released its definition of a Foreign Entity of Concern (FEOC) for the purposes of the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) – and there are big implications for nickel.

    Black mass payables dropped during the week to Wednesday November 29 with insufficient demand for the shredded, sorted lithium-ion battery packs in key buying markets restricting trade.

    Spot lithium prices in China further extended losses over the week to Thursday November 30, depressed by continuous weakness in the futures market and tepid spot demand

    Some cathode makers have been switching back to lower-nickel cobalt manganese (NCM) from high-nickel NCM cathodes to reduce costs and encourage consumers amid slowing demand for electric vehicles (EVs), Fastmarkets understands

    More Fastmarkets NewGen products to help you

    Keep on top of volatility with battery materials news and intel

    Access critical short- and long-term forecasts in a new generation of energy markets

    Gain a competitive edge in the emerging battery recycling market

    Providing greater transparency into the cost of key Li-ion cell components

    Enable risk management using futures contracts

    Fastmarkets’ energy events give you a front-row seat to one of the most dynamic and critical markets in today’s economy as we make the strategic transition to a low-carbon economy.

    FAQs about the Fastmarkets dashboard
    How can Fastmarkets NewGen’s dashboard benefit me?

    Our dashboard gives you an easy-to-understand view of price data, price trends and news. You can customize it to view the data that matters most to you, offering you powerful insights into complex markets.

    What does the customizable workspace feature offer?

    You can create up to 64 workspaces, customizing your view of the markets, prices and news you care about most. You can search by commodity, product and location to quickly find prices and integrate them into your workspace.

    What granularity can I expect with the price data?

    Fastmarkets NewGen offers monthly averages, actual price assessments and the ability to convert currency of price and units. You can create and save comparisons/charts for a granular understanding of price trends.

    What market news and analysis does Fastmarkets NewGen provide?

    Our platform offers real-time news updates from reporters embedded in the markets. Our expert forecasts and analyses help you minimize risk and anticipate future trends.

    What alert settings does Fastmarkets NewGen offer?

    You can set alerts be informed when a price changes or when it falls below or above a certain percentage. Keyword alerts can also help you track competitors, market trends and opportunities.

    Can I export data from Fastmarkets NewGen?

    Yes, our platform is Excel-friendly, allowing you to easily export your data for creating tables, charts or adding to your data models.

    Why should I trust Fastmarkets NewGen’s price data?

    Our price data is trusted globally by hundreds of companies. With more than 130 years of experience in benchmarking commodities, our team of over 200 expert price reporters and analysts ensure the most market-reflective commodity prices that are auditable and adhere to IOSCO-compliant methodologies.

    Our independently audited pricing process aligns with core IOSCO principles.

    We have completed assurance reviews for our financial benchmarks in metals and mining, forest products and agriculture

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