Last hurrah for the zinc price |

China’s Built a Road So Smart It Will Be Able to Charge Your Car | Bloomberg

Aluminum Posts Biggest Rally Since ‘09 as Rusal’s Rivals Surge | Bloomberg

Macquarie Bank names the commodities set to soar in the next two years

Rare-Earth March Review | Core Consultants

China’s president offers US possible trade concessions | AP

Mine ‘die-off’ promises massive copper deficit | Mining Journal

Vanadium Batteries Need Elon Musk Moment to Kick-Start Market | Bloomberg

Iron Ore Giant Says Miners Have Shut Gates on New Supply | Bloomberg

Benchmark launches cobalt industry’s first ever battery metal price

CRU/CESCO-Electric cars no game changer for copper demand in short term | Reuters

China’s Embrace of Foreign Cars | NYT

What to Watch in Commodities: Aluminum, Trump Vs Xi, Copper, Soy | Bloomberg

The Weekly Dig – Commodity Prices Sway as U.S./China Trade Concerns Increase

Cobalt Prices: China’s Secret Trade Weapon

Revitalised demand growth to buttress molybdenum prices | Mining

US trade deficit rises to near 9½-year high | CNBC

EV boom leads to reopening of Swedish graphite mind

Potash Prices Were Strong Last Week | Market Realist

10 Facts About Lithium | Mental Floss

Battery metals to be top price performers over the next five years, says Macquarie | Stockhead

Are Zinc Batteries The Future Of Electric Cars? | Greenomics World

UPS moving to electric trucks with new fleet | Electrek

Electric Vehicles are now the equivalent of driving an 80mpg car | Fast Company

China taking first steps to pay for oil in yuan this year -sources | Reuters

The World’s Biggest Solar Project Comes With a ‘Batteries Included’ Sticker | Bloomberg

China plans near-term import boost | China Daily

Aluminum wrestles with steel over electric vehicle market | Reuters

ELECTRIC CAR DREAM: Theresa May urged to build 10 more nuclear power plants to get millions of electric cars on the road | The Sun

U.S., China Quietly Seek Trade Solutions After Days of Loud Threats | WSJ

Platinum Mines in the World’s Top Producer Are Shrinking | Bloomberg

World’s oldest nuclear reactor comes back online

Lithium demand underestimated: Pilbara

Global fertilizer prices set to fall | Country Guide

Warren Buffett’s Chinese battery giant BYD to take on Tesla in Australia | Financial Review

Nissan’s stylish street lamp puts old EV batteries back to work | Digital Trends

Factbox: Automakers put pedal to the metal on electric vehicles | Reuters

Rick Perry Stops Uranium Sales After Lawmakers Hold Up DOE Nominee | Daily Caller

The Lithium Sector Surge Is Poised to Ignite a Deals Bonanza | Bloomberg

Rick Perry suspends policy of selling excess uranium | Washington Examiner

BMW wants to make EV batteries way better within 5 years | Mashable

EV adoption rate reaching critical mass as search for ethical cobalt heats up | Mining Weekly

Court clears restart of Japanese nuclear reactors

California’s Electric-Car Future | Bloomberg

Battery Markets and Metals Markets Have Officially Collided

FCA Admits Underestimating the Rise of Electric Cars Was a ‘Mistake’

VW Secures $25 Billion Battery Supplies in Electric-Car Surge | Bloomberg

Tesla’s electric motor shift to spur demand for rare earth neodymium | Reuters

Investors Hunting Cobalt Deals Approached Sherritt, CEO Says | Bloomberg

U.S. allies line up for exemptions from Trump’s tariffs | Globe and Mail

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