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Mid-stream before battery minerals says GM

The development of a North American mid-stream section of the electric vehicle battery supply chain is a necessary precursor before investment in battery mineral projects, Michael Maten, lead for electric vehicle policy strategy at General Motors (GM) told delegates at the Sustainably Funding the Global Mineral Supply Chains event organised by the New York branch of the SME.

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Ford's F-150 Lightning EV

Both GM and rival Ford have made recent announcements about investments in battery cell manufacturing plants in the USA, with similar investments needed in cathode and anode production, said Maten.