How has China’s battery supply chain been affected by high battery metal prices?

China’s battery supply chain has been impacted to varying degrees by the recent surge in prices for raw materials such as lithium, nickel and cobalt, while downstream battery materials producers have also shown resistance to the higher prices, Fastmarkets understands.

Since the beginning of 2021, battery metals’ prices have been on an uptrend due to surging demand from the electric vehicle (EV) sector in China, while global supply has also...

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Carrie Shi

Yingchi Yang

Zihao Li

March 10, 2022

03:34 GMT

Shanghai