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Daniel Chen joined CRU’s Shanghai office in 2018. He focuses on pricing and market analysis around Cobalt, Lithium and Nickel. His works contribute to CRU’s Market Outlooks and Monitors.

Before joining CRU, Daniel previously served as China steel analyst at Grand Resources, a listed trading house; and before that he did an internship in Rome at the global trading business line, Enel. He also worked for Baosteel as an engineer.

He holds Master of Management from Fudan University and LUISS Guido Carli University, and a Bachelor of Mineral Processing Engineering from Northeastern University, China.

He is currently a CFA level III candidate.

Articles by our industry expert

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Lithium downtrend continues as fundamentals prevail

Back in August, CRU reported on the steady slide in prices that has occurred in the lithium market since the beginning of the year. Since then, prices have continued to...

By George Heppel, Daniel Chen & James Jeary 12 December 2019   
Topics: Noble Alloys and Minor Metals, Technology Metals

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Lithium prices crash through $10,000 as hype meets reality

Topics: Noble Alloys and Minor Metals, Technology Metals

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What will drive Chinese cobalt metal production?

Topics: Noble Alloys and Minor Metals, Technology Metals

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Global lithium demand to double by 2024

Topic: Technology Metals