Automotive: Electric vehicle sales to accelerate following coronavirus pandemic
Senior Analyst Jose Lazuen tackles some of the key questions facing the EV market from Proactive London’s Andrew Scott: What impact is the Covid-19 pandemic expected to have on the EV industry this year? Why has the Tesla share price skyrocketed recently? Roskill recently published a paper on LFP Cathode… Watch now
Lithium: key takeaways from Roskill’s Lithium Mine to Market conference
February saw delegates join Roskill’s lithium team once again in sunny Perth for an engaging two days of conference. A host of speakers discussed topics from across the lithium supply chain; from the tenacity of new miners, the progress of project developers, along with a host of technical papers on… Watch now
Rare Earths: What alternatives are there to Chinese supply for the global industry?
China accounts for around 77% of global rare earth production. Production at operations outside of China is limited to a small number of locations although there are multiple projects under development in Australia, Canada, the USA and Africa. David gives a brief overview of some of the key questions facing… Watch now
Tungsten: What can metal investors expect next?
Roskill Copper and Technology metals manager Jessica Roberts gives the low down on the tungsten supply side and explains what tungsten demand looks like in the near term. Tungsten prices have recovered slightly over the last few weeks – but what does this mean for future investors? Further updates to… Watch now
Lithium: What can the market expect in the next 12 months?
Consultant Jake Fraser gives his view on what has been happening in the lithium market and what we can expect over the coming 12 months.
Salt: World production expected to hit new record of over 330Mt this year
Roskill’s Kerry Satterthwaite discusses the outlook for salt through to 2028. She says world production is expected to reach a new record of over 330Mt in 2019, beating the previous peak of around 325Mt in 2018 when output was driven by high consumption in the de-icing market following a cold… Watch now
Cobalt: ‘Significant’ demand growth expected over next decade with market likely to double
Roskill’s Ying Lu says a combination of expansions, re-starts, recycling and new projects will be required if cobalt supply is to meet demand over the next decade. She’s forecasting significant cobalt demand growth over the next decade with the market expected to roughly double in size. Roskill’s Cobalt: Outlook to… Watch now
Fluorspar: Potential for ‘tremendous growth’ in automotive and EV revolution
Roskill analyst Adam Coggins discusses the outlook for world fluorspar demand and prices. Fluorine is the most chemically reactive element and world fluorspar demand is dominated by the chemical industry. Coggins says this dominance is expected to continue throughout the outlook period to 2029.
Tin: Substantial growth prospects
Jessica Roberts says slowing economic growth in China and US-China trade tensions are thought to have had a negative impact on tin prices. Besides well-known applications such as containers and traditional lead-acid batteries, tin is predicted to be the metal most impacted by the development of future technologies. Tin’s extensive… Watch now
Chromium: Market forecast to move into period of more modest demand growth
Our analyst Dr. Nils Backeberg discusses the outlook for the chromium market through to 2029. “Southern Africa hosts about 90% of the world’s chromite reserves and resources and accounts for approximately 60% of global chrome ore production.” “After several years of 5-10% annual growth in demand driven by stainless steel… Watch now
Greenfields: First Battery Raw Materials Project Report
Roskill analyst Oliver Heathman and associate Charles Cooper introduce Greenfield Battery Raw Material Projects for the 2020s report. The first of its kind, the study examines over 50 of what they describe as the top greenfield projects that could produce the key raw materials for the Electric Vehicle battery market.… Watch now
Cobalt: Outlook to 2029, market set to double in size
Roskill Director, Jack Bedder speaks to Andrew Scott of proactive on the outlook for cobalt. Although prices have fallen back and market sentiment is depressed, Jack forecasts significant demand growth over the next decade, with the market expected to roughly double in size.