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Cobalt supply security still key

The last thing cobalt needs is another price-driver, but an outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo can be added to other ‘Congo-specific’ factors likely to see the metal head for at least US$110,000 per tonne over the next two years.

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While not yet crimping exports, the Ebola epidemic is a reminder that one country supplies more than 60% of the world's cobalt and what happens in DRC is important to the supply of a metal cri...