Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Batteries: Manufacturing Industries (19 Feb 2019)

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Mike Penning: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what recent assessment he has made of the (a) social and (b) environmental effect on the (i) Democratic Republic of Congo and (ii) other similar countries of increasing demand for (A) cobalt, (B) lithium and (C) other elements in battery manufacture.