Mexico plans to develop domestic rare earths industry
Published: Tuesday, 15 July 2014
Mexican universities, research centres and government institutions are showing interest in exploring large rare earths resources in the country. Collaboration with South Korean companies is likely to speed up the development of a domestic supply chain in the Latin American country.
Grupo Mexico SA de CV is considering the possibility of
producing rare earths from
Mexican deposits, as researchers from universities in
Mexico have shown the presence of economically viable reserves
in the states of
Oaxaca and Chiapas.
Scientists estimated concentrations in Oaxaca varying
between 10% and...