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The LME’s suite of metals is fundamental to the EV revolution; from aluminium through to zinc. Producers and consumers of, and investors in, EV metals and battery materials use the LME to help them discover transparent and real prices, and as a liquid venue for hedging and trading.

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Switch on to lithium futures – LME lithium contract now live

The LME’s new lithium hydroxide contract – LME Lithium Hydroxide CIF (Fastmarkets MB) – joined our contract suite for the EVs and battery materials industries on 19 July 2021. We’ve designed this contract working closely with stakeholders from both sectors to offer a new risk management solution for the lithium value chain from producers through to consumers. Visit our website for more information and view the contract specification below.

LME Lithium Hydroxide CIF (Fastmarkets MB) Contract specification

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