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Whoever is buying this stuff isn't using it to sprinkle on their cereal. And we know the Congo supplies over 50% of the world's supply of cobalt today and the demand for lithium batteries in phones, computers and especially automobiles has helped double the price twice in three years time.


Maybe you were not aware that cobalt is a critical component of super alloy steels. Cobalt is used in jet engines, natural gas turbines and many other applications besides batteries.

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