Benchmark opens annual public consultation season for comment on its market leading price assessment methodologies

Following the continued evolution of the lithium ion battery supply chain, and as part of its rolling methodology review process, Benchmark Mineral Intelligence announces the opening of the 2022 annual public consultation period, for comment on Benchmark’s market-leading Price Assessment Methodologies for lithium, nickel, cobalt, and graphite.

This annual consultation period allows stakeholders in the lithium ion battery supply chain and all members of the public to directly comment and give feedback on Benchmark’s mineral specific price methodologies, the basis for its market leading Price Assessments.

You can find the latest updated versions of Benchmark’s methodologies here.

The consultation period will begin immediately from publication of this article, extending for no less than 28 days from commencement.

Benchmark will review all comments and seek to make public all non-confidential responses within 10 working days of the closure of the open season.

Comments are welcomed via submission to: [email protected]

We ask that you include the following:

Please outline:

  • Which methodology and section within that methodology you are referring to
  • Your comment
  • How you feel this could be addressed

a) Full Name

b) Position within your Company

  • Please outline your day to day roles and responsibilities within your company.

c) Your company

  • Please outline what your company does, its standing within your respective industry, and its relevance to Benchmark Minerals’ Price Assessments.