Rare earth demand boom expected in May or June - analysts

By Albert Li IM analyst, Shanghai
Published: Thursday, 08 March 2012

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Chinese analysts are expecting a “boom season” to occur in rare earths markets in May or June this year, local press reported this week.

The forecasted upturn has been attributed to a perceived surge in demand for wind power, lighting equipment, LED, home appliances and air conditioners.


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