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By Saniya Kulkarni India recently signed an agreement with Iran to jointly develop and operate Chabahar Port, located on the southeastern Iranian coast on the Gulf of Oman. The new arrangement, which entails India committing to investing $370 million into the infrastructure of the port over the ...

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“It’s hard to tell what short- to medium-term impact this will have. Will minerals be routed through other countries? Will the tariffs hurt or help U.S. automotive manufacturers, given higher mineral input costs translate to higher costs to end users, which in turn disincentvizes buying at a time when electric vehicle sales are sluggish?

Gracelin Baskaran, Director, Project on Critical Minerals Security at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, United States

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