China to lose rare earths supply dominance within a few years

By Albert Li IM analyst, Shanghai, Laura Syrett
Published: Wednesday, 29 August 2012

Officials concede changes in global supply structure will rebalance industry

Chinese government officials have admitted that China’s dominance as a producer of rare earths will be undermined as a result of changes in the global supply structure, according to reports by the Chinese news service, Economic Information Daily.

With new rare earths projects such as Lynas Corp.’s advanced...

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