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Moody's forecasts Li price weakness in boom time

Lithium spot prices could be pushed down in the early 2020s despite rapid demand growth from electric vehicle (EV) batteries, according to new analysis from Moody’s Investor Services.

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Lithium oversupply is expected in the beginning of the next decade, even accounting for delays, cancellations and issues at new projects

The analysts came to this conclusion after carrying out a mine-by-mine analysis projecting lithium supply build-up to 2025 based on company statements.

It risk-adjusted mine and tonnage ...