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Japan to lift stockpiles of metals f
Japan to lift stockpiles of metals f

28/01/2020 - Tokyo looks to secure access to lithium, cobalt and rare earths.

Five battery metals trends to keep a
Five battery metals trends to keep a

28/01/2020 - Sales of new energy vehicles (NEVs) in China and US contracted in 2019, but 2020 is the year when several major automakers launch ‘mass-market’ electric vehicles on dedicated platforms, aimed at breaking down range and cost barriers.

GM’s Detroit Plant Going All-Electri
GM’s Detroit Plant Going All-Electri

27/01/2020 - General Motors Co. affirmed plans to build electric pickups and SUVs at its Detroit-Hamtramck plant and scheduled the start of production for late next year.

EV markets to return to growth in 20
EV markets to return to growth in 20

27/01/2020 - More stable subsidy frameworks and increased model choice will inject new life into the world’s key EV markets in 2020, energy consultancy Wood Mackenzie said Monday.

Tesla China — MIIT Minister States N
Tesla China — MIIT Minister States N

11/01/2020 - China will not cut new energy vehicle subsidies in July.

BMW to source lithium from Australia
BMW to source lithium from Australia

09/01/2020 - The BMW Group has signed a contract with Ganfeng Lithium to receive its supply for the battery-making ingredient from Australian mines.

Harbour Air and magniX Announce Succ
Harbour Air and magniX Announce Succ

10/12/2019 - This historic flight signifies the start of the third era in aviation – the electric age.

Glencore's Mutanda mine in Congo shu
Glencore's Mutanda mine in Congo shu

26/11/2019 - Glencore’s Mutanda mine in Democratic Republic of Congo has suspended operations prematurely due to difficulties procuring sulphuric acid.

Gold prices are trading near record
Gold prices are trading near record

07/11/2019 - "The real exciting thing and especially in today's market, in a deposit like this, there is every chance of getting a bonanza hit." - Sean Gregory CEO | MD Barra Resources