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Lithium-demand story holds firm

Much has been made of the world’s vast lithium resources during the slow realisation that the electric-vehicle (EV) story had both a supply and demand side. However, China, the world’s largest consumer of lithium, has no plans to ease up on its efforts to lock in supply, regardless of how much is on offer.

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China's progressive attempt to gain control over its lithium supply

China is in the middle of steering the world's largest auto market away from the internal combustion engine toward batteries and lithium is an obvious key to this objective, according to a report on