EU, US and Japan join forces against China in rare earth battle
Published: Tuesday, 13 March 2012
China quotas “violate international trade rules” EU says; 17 rare earths included
The European Union (EU), US and Japan today joined forces in seeking to bring a case against China at the World Trade Organisation (WTO) over rare earths exports.
China's restrictions on rare earths and other products violate international trade rules and must be removed, alleged EU Trade Commissioner Karel De...