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Ball in miners' court

Looking back to the spring of 2020 it is hard to believe how much has changed for junior miners in the battery metals space in the space of 12 months. Morale seemed at rock bottom as the combination of COVID-19 and weak metals prices made conversations around funding for all but the most sparkling projects nigh on impossible.

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With cash more readily available and governments on side, it is up to miners to deliver

Turn the clock forward to the present day and the mood is positively buoyant; higher metals prices and insatiable investor demand for companies spanning the breadth of the battery value chain has sent