Benchmark: Falling lithium prices weigh on black mass prices in China
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AUGUST 11, 2023
Prices for black mass material—from process scrap fell by 5% in July from a month earlier, according to Benchmark’s inaugural black mass price assessment, due to a decline in the underlying prices for lithium. Prices for battery-grade lithium carbonate in China have fallen by 47% year-to-date, according to Benchmark.