If you need to know about batteries; you’ve come to the right place Chinese flag 点击这里访问我们的中文网站 Chinese flag

primary lead

Battery smelter stops lead production as COVID-19 and mild winter strikes markets

Thu, 04/09/2020 - 09:55 -- Paul Crompton

German firm Weser-Metall stopped production at its primary lead smelter until further notice as demand from battery makers slumped amid temporarily halts in operations at global car plants.  

The decision by the Recylex-owned firm on 26 March was made to allow the firm to “adapt to the sharp drop in demand, particularly in the automotive industry, and in a context of sharp drop in metal prices”.

The full story is only available in our FREE weekly industry newsletter, so sign-up to get it delivered to your inbox every Monday.
Subscribe to primary lead