Critical materials create huge gap between ideology and reality of switch to EVs, CMIA says

The economic feasibility of securing supplies of critical raw materials such as gallium and germanium could threaten the "green" transition to the use of electric vehicles, a UK-based industry association, the Critical Minerals International Alliance (CMIA), told Fastmarkets.

“There is a difference between a commercial value and a strategic value when including gallium and germanium among critical raw materials,” Olimpia Pilch, founder and chief operating officer of CMIA,...


Sayaka Kurata

September 13, 2023

20:28 GMT