IN FIGURES: China’s battery raw materials imports in March 2021

A summary of China’s battery raw materials imports for March 2021.

In brief Imports of cobalt metal hit a new historical monthly high in March amid robust demand from cobalt refiners and battery materials producers looking to dissolve the metal to produce cobalt chemicals, while the Chinese New Year holiday (February 11-17) had caused a delay in customs clearance in February. Imports of flake graphite surged...


Susan Zou

Carrie Shi

Sybil Pan

Yingchi Yang

April 22, 2021

05:37 GMT

Shanghai, Beijing