Rare earths: Year in Review 2015
Published: Monday, 21 December 2015
A roundup of the year's main events in the global rare earths industry.
2015 was yet another a torrid year for the rare earths
industry, characterised by falling prices, a gloomy market
outlook and scarce funding opportunities for juniors.
One of the biggest stories of the year was Molycorp Inc.
filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in the US in