EV Raw Materials

Cobalt

Global Industry, Markets & Outlook 2018

Cobalt is mostly mined as a by-product of copper or nickel with the copper-cobalt sulphide deposits of the Central African Copper belt being the principal source. The DRC dominates global mine production and accounted for roughly 60% of global supply in 2015.

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Greenfield Battery Raw Material Projects for the 2020sNew

Greenfield Battery Raw Material Projects for the 2020s

Understanding potential future sources of supply is key to identifying potential bottlenecks as well as opportunities. Automotive electrification and energy storage will provide strong demand for lithium-ion battery raw materials over coming decades. To understand the potential of new sources of raw materials, Roskill has reviewed the plans of developers…

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Lithium

Global Industry, Markets & Outlook 2018

Rapid developments in the lithium industry have continued into 2018, as lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery technologies consumed in a range of end-uses drive demand growth and new operations provide additional raw material supplies.

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Lithium-ion Batteries

Market Development & Raw Materials 2018

“Growth in Li-ion battery demand will require fundamental changes to battery raw material industries.” Report includes: Analysis report with forecasts to 2027 Access to the report online through Roskill Interactive for up to 5 users Further background data available on request Hard copy of the report on request Access to…

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Natural & Synthetic Graphite

Global Industry, Markets & Outlook 2018

Graphite demand is about to enter a period of rapid growth and price escalation. Consumption had previously been led by steel market applications and Chinese industrialisation but had slowed as Chinese steel output growth slowed during the period 2010 to 2017. However, rapid growth in demand for natural flake graphite…

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Nickel SulphatePre-order

Global Industry, Markets & Outlook 2019

Nickel use in batteries presently accounts for no more than 3–4% of total nickel demand. Demand for battery-grade nickel is, however, expected to boom over the coming decade as the result of the use of nickel in lithium-ion cathode materials used in electric vehicles (EVs).

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Rare EarthsNew

Global Industry, Markets & Outlook 2018

The rare earths industry is heading for a turbulent period.  The looming addition of tariffs on rare earth raw materials and finished products traded between the USA and China and increasingly stringent environmental inspections disrupting mine and refined rare earth supply in China are exacerbating an already tight market for…

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