You are here: Home » Economy & Policy ¬Ľ News
Statsguru: Six charts explain India's global economic growth standing
icon-arrow-left
Business Standard

In 'white gold' rush, India kick-starts talks with lithium-rich nations

Move to help local cell manufacturing, boost EVs

Topics
Lithium battery | lithium | Electric Vehicles

Ruchika Chitravanshi & Shally Seth Mohile  |  New Delhi/Mumbai 



Lithium
Almost the entire EV industry in India currently imports the Li-ion cells needed for battery manufacturing

To ramp up domestic battery manufacturing capacity and reduce the dependence on imports, the government has initiated talks with a few lithium-rich countries to supply the mineral to Indian companies, industry sources informed Business Standard.

TO READ THE FULL STORY, SUBSCRIBE NOW NOW AT JUST RS 249 A MONTH.

SUBSCRIBE TO INSIGHTS

What you get on Business Standard Premium?

  • icon Unlock 30+ premium stories daily hand-picked by our editors, across devices on browser and app.
  • icon Full access to our intuitive epaper - clip, save, share articles from any device; newspaper archives from 2006.
  • icon Curated newsletters on markets, personal finance, policy & politics, start-ups, technology, and more.
  • icon Pick your 5 favourite companies, get a daily email with all news updates on them.
  • icon 26 years of website archives.
  • icon Preferential invites to Business Standard events.

OR


Subscribe to Business Standard Premium

Exclusive Stories, Curated Newsletters, 26 years of Archives, E-paper, and more!

Insightful news, sharp views, newsletters, e-paper, and more! Unlock incisive commentary only on Business Standard.

Download the Business Standard App for latest Business News and Market News .

First Published: Mon, December 05 2022. 01:01 IST

RECOMMENDED FOR YOU

.