COMMENT: Biden’s turn to American manufacturing will boost minerals, metals demand, projects

By IM Staff
Published: Thursday, 04 February 2021

The change in direction on the part of the new United States administration with a higher focus on domestic manufacturing and local supply chains will benefit both established and developing minerals and metals sectors, including steel, rare earths, graphite and lithium.

By Davide Ghilotti, Thorsten Schier

US President Joe Biden’s executive order on the strengthening of American manufacturing, which he signed during his first week in office, is expected to have a direct effect on demand for US-produced raw materials and finished products, but also lead to wider support for developing...

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