Ten materials, including cobalt, lithium, graphite, and rare earths, are deemed critical by all three.
As the U.S. transitions to clean energy, investing in battery metals like lithium and cobalt can help secure an energy-independent future.
Iron ore made up 93% of the 2.7 billion tonnes of metals mined in 2021. This infographic lists the world’s largest iron ore producers.
The world’s material consumption is expected to grow from 41 billion tonnes in 2010 to about 89 billion tonnes by 2050. This graphic shows the impact...
Despite being the world's biggest carbon emitter, China is also a key producer of most of the critical minerals for the green revolution.