Following extensive consultation with the lithium industry, the London Metal Exchange is partnering with price reporting agency Fastmarkets to promote market acceptance of Fastmarkets’ lithium reference prices. Continued adoption of reference pricing across the industry will pave the way for the launch of an LME lithium futures contract.
The weekly midpoint prices for two of Fastmarkets MB's key assessments for lithium carbonate and lithium hydroxide will be published on this page each Friday.
Fastmarkets is running a consultation from 22 April - 22 May 2020 on proposed amendments to the specifications of Fastmarkets' lithium battery-grade price assessments. Visit Fastmarkets' website to find out more.
|Date||Price (US$ per kilogram)|
|22 May 2020||7.50|
|14 May 2020||7.50|
|7 May 2020||8.00|
|30 April 2020||8.00|
|Date||Price (US$ per kilogram)|
|22 May 2020||9.75|
|14 May 2020||9.75|
|7 May 2020||9.75|
|30 April 2020||9.75|
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