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Henrique started covering S&P Global Platts news and pricing of steel (both longs and flats) in Latin America. Full Bio
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May 2021
  • Energy Transition
  • Metals
  • Non-Ferrous
  • Technology

Lithium prices diverge and defy expectations as new EV trends unfold

Evolving choices around EV battery composition have altered price dynamics in the lithium market, with the two main forms, hydroxide and carbonate, now moving independently to each other, reflecting different use cases and trading patterns

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  • Blog
Mar 2021
  • Metals

Rising EV-grade nickel demand fuels interest in risky HPAL process

As analysts and industry participants warn of a looming shortage of battery-grade nickel, there is an ample pipeline of projects employing high-pressure acid leach (HPAL) technology to produce nickel chemicals

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  • Blog
Dec 2020
  • Metals
  • Non-Ferrous
  • Autos & Capital Goods

Producers look to ‘green’ lithium as automakers, investors apply ESG pressure

As the pressure on commodity producers around environmental, social and governance issues continues to rise, the lithium sector is recognizing that playing a key role in the energy transition is not enough to escape scrutiny

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