WTO rejects China’s appeal on rare earths quotas dispute
Published: Friday, 08 August 2014
As the World Trade Organization rejected China’s appeal and confirmed the ruling against Chinese rare earths export quotas, which was released in March, China will now be under pressure to lift the quotas, a measure which could push rare prices even lower.
The World Trade Organization (WTO) has rejected Chinas
appeal and confirmed the verdict against Chinese rare earths
export quotes ruled in March. The WTO panel said that Beijing
has not demonstrated that the export quotas that China
applies to various forms of rare earths, tungsten and