GM inks cobalt deal with miner Glencore as it ramps up EV production


U.S. automaker General Motors Co on Tuesday entered into an agreement with Glencore PLC, which among other activities owns and operates Kazzinc, to secure cobalt from the global miner's Murrin Murrin operation in Australia, as it boosts electric vehicle (EV) production to meet rising demand.

The cobalt will be used in...