WA launches future battery strategy

The Western Australian Government has launched a new strategy to become a world-leading exporter of future battery minerals, materials, technologies and expertise.

WA Premier Mark McGowan and WA Mines and Petroleum Minister Bill Johnston have launched the Western Australian Future Battery Industry Strategy to help the state become a central player in the global battery value chain.

It aims to take advantage of he increased demand for electric vehicles and energy storage systems and has been developed through close engagement with government, industry, research organisations and the community.

One of the first initiatives in the strategy that will be implemented is the development and implementation of an investment attraction strategy to further strengthen relationships with investors and manufacturers in global battery and electric vehicle supply chains.

Read the full story at Bulk Handling Review