A material with an uncertain outlook used mostly in flame retardants and lead-acid batteries.
Copper wires are essential to mass electrification and the build out of new renewable infrastructure
Critical for electronics and used in electronic circuits, semiconductors, and light-emitting diodes.
A material used in optics, catalysts, semiconductors and LEDs
Neodymium-iron-boron (NdFeB) magnets are critical in applications like EVs and wind turbines.
Silicon metal is used in aluminium, silicones, and polysilicon, while ferrosilicon is used in steel.
A critical material used mainly in capacitors in a wide variety of electric and electronic products.
A base metal used in a variety of applications, including solder, chemicals, batteries, and alloys.
A critical material used in cemented carbide, high speed steel tools, lighting, and electronics.