China to inspect rare earth firms in illegal mining crackdown
Published: Tuesday, 20 December 2016
The Chinese government plans to inspect 379 rare earths producers to ensure they are not involved in illegal rare earth mining or smuggling.
The Chinese government plans to inspect 379 rare earths
companies in the country in its latest attempt to crack down on
illegal mining of the mineral.
As part of recently-announced action against illegal mining
to take place between December 2016 and April 2017, the
inspections will be equally applied to...