China’s battery raw materials imports in October 2021

A summary of China’s battery raw materials imports for October 2021, from the latest Chinese customs data

In brief • China’s imports of cobalt intermediates decreased on both a monthly and a yearly basis as a result of the slower-than-expected recovery in cobalt hydroxide shipments from South Africa to China. • Imports of lithium carbonate rose in October on both a monthly and yearly basis, with delivery of units previously delayed due to disrupted logistics from...

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Susan Zou

Carrie Shi

Sybil Pan

Yingchi Yang

Zihao Li

November 23, 2021

12:36 GMT

Beijing, Shanghai