Australia to become 'more assertive' on foreign investment in critical minerals

Australia to become 'more assertive' on foreign investment in critical minerals

Australia to become 'more assertive' on foreign investment in critical minerals MELBOURNE, Nov 25 (Reuters) - Top lithium supplier Australia is set to become more selective about who it lets invest in its growing critical minerals industry, Treasurer Jim Chalmers said on Friday. Australia, a major supplier of minerals key to the energy transition like rare earths, has more to gain by encouraging investment from allies to build up its minerals processing industry, Chalmers said at a conference in Sydney. …