COBALT HYDROXIDE SNAPSHOT: Intermediates payables push higher amid nearby tightness

Key data from the Wednesday February 12 pricing session in Shanghai and London.

Key drivers

Tight spot supply pushes cobalt hydroxide payables up again, now at their highest since the end of October 2019. Customers pay a premium for nearby, prompt material in preference to that coming from Africa, where logistical bottlenecks have also slowed down shipments. ...


Charlotte Radford

Susan Zou

February 13, 2020

04:38 GMT

London, Shanghai