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Australia's born-again battery metals sector

Australia’s full quota of battery metals, which have made it the world’s biggest exporter of lithium and a major supplier of nickel, copper and cobalt, form the basis of a bold government plan which might lead to the creation of a battery-making business.

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Scott Morrison, Australia's prime minister, said the country's "Modern Manufacturing Strategy” aims to connect mining with manufacturing

Whether that goal can be achieved is doubtful because batteries for electric vehicles are more likely to be made closer to the vehicle assembly point.