Resurgence of Covid-19 in China adds uncertainty to battery supply chain

Transportation of battery raw materials such as lithium and cobalt in China has faced delays recently following the resurgence of Covid-19 in the country, casting a cloud of uncertainty over the battery supply chain.

Mainland China reported 1,787 locally transmitted symptomatic Covid-19 cases on Friday April 1, while Shanghai reported 358 symptomatic cases and 4,144 asymptomatic cases on the same day.



Carrie Shi

Zihao Li

April 01, 2022

14:30 GMT

Shanghai, Beijing