‘Cobalt boom’ here to stay in 2018 as EV interest grows: ERG ceo

Growth in the electric vehicle (EV) sector will propel cobalt prices higher still next year despite more supply coming online, according to Eurasian Resources Group (ERG) chief executive officer Benedikt Sobotka.

Next year will be the tipping point for EVs - this is when many of the new models announced over the past 12 months by major producers will start coming into production, Sobotka said

“We count more than 200 new models...

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Tanya Ashreena

December 20, 2017

17:11 GMT

London