August 2021

AT A GLANCE: Ganfeng Lithium’s revenue grows by 70.27% y-o-y in H1 2021

A summary of Chinese lithium producer Ganfeng Lithium’s financial results for the six months ending June 30, 2021, released by the company on Tuesday August 31.

AT A GLANCE: Tianqi Lithium’s revenue climbs 25% year-on-year in H1 2021

A summary of Chinese lithium producer Tianqi Lithium’s financial results for the six months ended June 30, 2021, as released by the company on Monday August 30.

China’s nickel sulfate price retreats from all-time high

China’s nickel sulfate price slid from its all-time high amid active spot trading in the week to Friday August 27, with easing raw material tightness and volatile nickel prices on the London Metal Exchange said to have driven the decrease.

ENERGY TRANSITION RAW MATERIALS 27/08: Spodumene prices rally, lithium spot prices still rising

An overview of the new energy materials markets and their price moves in the week to Friday August 27.

PRICING NOTICE: Proposal to increase the pricing frequency for spodumene assessment

Fastmarkets proposes to increase the pricing frequency for its spodumene assessment to fortnightly.

GLOBAL LITHIUM WRAP: Chinese strength drives gains globally

Lithium prices in China continued to rise in the week to Thursday August 26, spurring gains across the globe despite limited spot activity overall.

AT A GLANCE: Pilbara Minerals FY Ebitda positive; spodumene production, shipments surge on better demand

A summary of Australian spodumene concentrate miner Pilbara Minerals’ annual results for the year ending June 30 2021.

AT A GLANCE: GEM’s H1 revenue climbs 43% vs last year

A summary of Chinese battery materials producer GEM’s financial and production results for the six months ended June 30, 2021, as released by the company on Thursday August 26.

China’s Hainan Mining to invest $164 mln in 20,000-tpy lithium hydroxide plant

Shanghai-listed Hainan Mining says it will invest no more than 1.065 billion yuan ($164 million) for the construction of a 20,000-tonnes-per-year battery-grade lithium hydroxide plant in Dongfang Lingang Industrial Park in China’s Hainan province.

AT A GLANCE: China Molybdenum net profit up 139% in H1

A summary of the financial and performance results for China Molybdenum for the first half of 2021, published on Monday August 23.