Tag: SK Innovation

June 24, 2020

How Direct Lithium Extraction Can Drive US Lithium Production

American lithium companies in pursuit of new resources are pursuing direct lithium extraction technology in order to develop domestic supplies.
May 6, 2020

Europe’s EV Battery Supply Chain Plans Facing Hurdles

Analysts at Wood Mackenzie provide a perspective on whether Europe is on track to develop its EV battery supply chain...
February 10, 2020

Glencore Signs Cobalt Supply Deal with Samsung SDI

The five year deal will see Glencore supply Samsung SDI with up to 21,000 metric tons of cobalt contained in...
February 4, 2020

Glencore’s Cobalt Production Up in 2019, Guidance Down for 2020

The increase in Glencore's 2019 production was primarily due to Katanga’s ramp up, and came despite Mutanda’s early closure.
January 15, 2020

EV Maker Tesla in Talks to Ink Cobalt Supply Deal with Glencore

Tesla’s US$5 billion EV plant in Shanghai delivered its first cars last month, and has a capacity of about 150,000...
December 25, 2019

Cobalt Outlook 2020: A Crucial Year for EV Production

Cobalt prices trended down in 2019, but what is the cobalt outlook for the year ahead? Analysts share their thoughts...
December 12, 2019

Cobalt Trends 2019: Market Volatility Reigns

What happened in the cobalt market this year? Here's a look at the major cobalt trends in 2019, from declining...