CHINA COBALT SNAPSHOT: Thin demand dampens Chinese cobalt salts market

Key data from the Wednesday May 29 pricing session in Shanghai.



Key drivers 

The Chinese cobalt salts market, which includes cobalt sulfate and tetroxide, continued to soften on sluggish demand, which is partially due to the fact that battery cathode materials manufacturers have broadly fed on tolled products.  Meanwhile, excessive stocks consumers had built up in early April when the cobalt sulfate price started a short-lived rebound...

Published

Susan Zou

May 30, 2019

09:50 GMT

Shanghai