EU-Japan-US meeting addresses China, rare earths supply issues

Published: Friday, 30 March 2012

Tokyo rare earths meeting stresses need for alternative supplies & lower consumption

By Martin Foster, in Tokyo


A US government minister said that consumer nations faced the need to reduce consumption of rare earth elements over the near to medium term, addressing a Tokyo-based seminar on the strategic implications of shortages in critical materials.


US energy secretary Steven Chu said...

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