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China to increase supervision of lithium market

The Chinese government is implementing measures aimed at bringing a greater balance to the supply and demand of the country’s lithium battery supply chain, including strengthening the supervision of price gouging, hoarding, and competition.

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The department plans to have government officials guide industry participants in a range of areas, including quality control and testing capabilities.

Lithium is going through explosive demand growth fueled by the world's push to decarbonise.