Rare earths stockpiling in China leads to upward price pressure
Published: Saturday, 21 May 2016
Chinese rare earths prices rise in April; MTI Chromite sand mine to close
In terms of sentiment, it does not get much bigger than one
of the world’s largest oil companies bidding
$1.1bn to buy the world leader in high technology batteries.
And that is just what happened with Total SA in May as it filed
what it called a friendly tender offer...