[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]For decades now, oil has been the backbone of our global economy. However, as technology progresses and electric vehicles become more popular, it is becoming clear that lithium may soon take over this role. Some economists are projecting a “gold rush” for this once-obscure mineral. This blog post will discuss this new environment, how it is making lithium more valuable than ever, and how the stock market is likely to react. Let’s start with the basics: what is lithium, and why is it getting so popular?