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The changing fortunes of battery metal producers

The changing fortunes of battery metal producers

The return to form of LFP batteries reminds investors the EV story remains a work in progress

Miner's right

23 FEBRUARY 2020
BHP, Rio Tinto charge deeper into batteries

BHP, Rio Tinto charge deeper into batteries

Big boys look to push back into battery metals game

Events Coverage

15 MAY 2019
Automakers go upstream to secure metal supplies: Benchmark

Automakers go upstream to secure metal supplies: Benchmark

Aggressive near-term EV line-ups require OEM action to get more metal production going

Electric vehicle policy is hard

Electric vehicle policy is hard

The UK government's hot-cold approach to electric vehicles shows stumbling blocks to major take-up

Politics

19 OCTOBER 2018
China's lithium optimism persists

China's lithium optimism persists

Benchmark's Albert Li talks price falls, government subsidies and rising EV sales

Leader Interviews

04 OCTOBER 2018
Why cobalt prices are down

Why cobalt prices are down

Cobalt metal prices fell 1.4% in May but chemical prices fell 9.8% as bearish sentiment hit in China...

Research

08 JUNE 2018
Lithium now 'top two' resource globally

Lithium now 'top two' resource globally

Benchmark's Simon Moores reflects on geopolitical side of SQM deal

Leader Interviews

30 MAY 2018
Cobalt supply gap extends far into 2020s

Cobalt supply gap extends far into 2020s

Long-term battery metals forecaster on cobalt, lithium and graphite

Leader Interviews

04 APRIL 2018
Graphite explorer goes ahead in Nevada

Graphite explorer goes ahead in Nevada

Global Li-Ion to start exploring at Chedic

Discovery

11 DECEMBER 2017
Tesla truck ups the metal ante

Tesla truck ups the metal ante

Tesla announces new vehicles that if produced will drive up nickel, cobalt and lithium demand

Research

17 NOVEMBER 2017
Triton back from the brink?

Triton back from the brink?

Graphite explorer aims for 55,000tpa of production

Africa

10 MAY 2017
Ardiden wins battery metal bingo

Ardiden wins battery metal bingo

Canada-focused explorer buys copper-nickel-cobalt project

North America

28 MARCH 2017