Cobalt hydroxide faces polarized fundamentals

Polarized views of the cobalt hydroxide market between Western and Asian market participants were a key focus for attendees at the Cobalt Institute Conference in Zurich Switzerland on Wednesday May 18.

Cobalt payables were under downward pressure, with a Covid-19 lockdown in Shanghai grinding downstream demand to a halt and squeezing margins for downstream cobalt producers.

Fastmarkets assessed the cobalt hydroxide...


Justin Yang

May 19, 2022

16:06 GMT