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Lithium prices surge as China pushes e-vehicles

asia.nikkei.com - 10/17/2017 4:50:00 AM
TOKYO -- Propelled by demand for batteries used in electric vehicles, spot prices of lithium have climbed more than 30% since the start of the year and will likely drive up the cost of the autos. The Chinese spot price of lithium carbonate, the bellwether ...

Rise in electric vehicles puts lithium price rises and companies in spotlight

Proactive Investors UK - 10/18/2017 2:46:00 PM
Based on rising forecast for lithium prices, producers and near-term producers of the commodity could hold a lot of potential and those that use favorable pricing to advance to production could see early rewards.

Lithium Supercycle

Mining - 10/17/2017 8:38:00 PM
Chatham House, Resources Futures Access to raw materials at competitive prices has become essential to the ... power needs of our modern society has made lithium a serious player in the commodity markets. The reason for the electrification of the global ...

Millennial Lithium : is Unaware of Any Material Change

4 Traders - 10/18/2017 6:00:00 PM
To find out more about Millennial Lithium Corp., please contact investor relations ... These forward-looking statements or information may relate to future prices of commodities, accuracy of mineral or resource exploration activity, reserves or resources ...

The price outlook for major commodity markets, in one chart

Business Insider - 10/12/2017 3:20:00 AM
Source: Macquarie Bank “We find the commodities are shifting broadly into ... US natural gas and lithium, with LNG tipped to experience even further price declines. In contrast, it sees upside for gold, aluminium, tin, zinc, lead and silver over the ...

VW Fails To Secure Critical Commodity For EVs

Oil Price - 10/17/2017 5:30:00 PM
The German carmaker last month put out a tender seeking a five-year supply of the strategic metal at a fixed price. But people familiar with ... in an effort to lock in supply of the metal used in lithium-ion EV batteries. The same month Chinese-owned ...

Lithium vs. Oil: An Unstoppable Divergence in the Energy Market

Wall Street Daily - 10/16/2017 8:04:00 AM
Lithium continues to torch oil in 2017 ... rapid advancements in technical capabilities or — as in today’s case — a telltale move in prices of key “building block” commodities… We can see the growth explosion coming if we’re paying close ...

What You Need to Know about Lithium

barrons.com - 10/11/2017 12:16:00 PM
6 What does this Growing Demand Mean for Lithium Prices? Like other commodities, lithium prices are ultimately determined by supply and demand. What makes lithium somewhat unique is the time to market for new supply. In the oil markets, for example ...

China ETF surges as anti-smog efforts boost commodity stocks

beta.theglobeandmail.com - 10/12/2017 6:34:00 PM
"This ETF is going to benefit from higher commodity prices, as well as increased output" from the ... China's plan to shift to electric cars has helped Global X Lithium & Battery Tech ETF deliver a 60 percent return this year, making it the best performer ...

Lithium X Energy Corp. Announces C$13,015,000 Bought Deal Offering of Units

Marketwired - 10/11/2017 12:07:00 PM
Lithium X Energy Corp. (TSX VENTURE ... the speculative nature of mineral exploration and development, fluctuating commodity prices, competitive risks, and delay, inability to complete a financing or failure to receive regulatory approvals.