Japan advances rare earth agreements with Vietnam and India
Published: Tuesday, 01 November 2011
Japan-backed Dong Pao mining project in Vietnam expected to start up in 2013
government has advanced agreements with Vietnam and India on
cooperating on developing rare earth projects.
Japan is the worlds largest importer of rare earths, and
has been actively seeking alternative supply sources to lessen
its reliance on Chinese exports.
Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung...