COVID-19 weighs on supply of the light industrial metal
EVs high on the agenda at the "two sessions" in Beijing.
Dr Copper set to make significant gains in H2
Sector bellwether faces hit when tables turn
Most new steel projects will not be commissioned until December.
Investment key for lithium growth
European car makers are leading the way on responsible sourcing.
Many western EV manufacturers have no option to remain reliant on China for battery production
China might have to get real about its alternative iron ore supplies as steel output strengthens
Cash costs up but still negative
Long-term lithium bulls absent sale process so far
Mining industry could see return of generalist investors in the event of a recovery