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Valence goals go beyond miner league

Bringing an old graphite mine back to life – indeed the lure of being a miner – is not what drew Chris Darby to Uley in South Australia. That was always just the starting point for Valence Industries’ CEO, whose bigger vision for the project should come more sharply into focus for investors this month.

Having last month marked the initial phase of Uley’s rebirth with the first substantial graphite shipment in more than 20 years, Valence is expected to announce financing arrangements in the next few