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

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

In brief Imports of cobalt intermediates declined from April amid logistical disruptions while buying appetite thinned compared with the first quarter due to falling downstream cobalt salts prices. Imports of cobalt metal slightly decreased on a month-on-month basis but almost doubled year on year, with cargoes booked via short-term contracts...


Susan Zou

Carrie Shi

Sybil Pan

Yingchi Yang

June 22, 2021

08:25 GMT

Beijing, Shanghai