INTERVIEW-China 2010 lead demand seen up 20 pct on battery


* China e-bike output seen at 30 mln per year * China e-bus batteries use 1 tonne of lead * Most popular e-bikes use 9 kg or 17 kg of lead * China private, bonded lead stocks seen at 180,000 tonnes (Adds details, quotes, background) By Polly Yam SHENZHEN, China, March 26 (Reuters) - China's refined lead demand should rise 20 percent in 2010 as lead-acid battery output grows by a quarter to power green energy projects and new and existing electric buses and motorcycles, an ...

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