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UBS flags 'material ramifications' from 'China Inc' for WA lithium miners

INVESTMENT bank UBS pointed out the obvious this week in suggesting a spodumene price of less than US$800/t "would have material ramifications for the WA lithium industry".

UBS flags 'material ramifications' from 'China Inc' for WA lithium miners

The current price is understood to be less than $1290/t based on April 2024 contracts cited by UBS of about RMB 105,000/t, suggesting pricing of about $12,900 for battery-grade carbonate. The bad news...

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