China testing stockpiled rare earths, announces new projects
Published: Thursday, 04 May 2017
Beijing remains focussed on fine tuning its rare earths stockpiling programme and has started testing samples from different producers and geographical areas. Meanwhile, a number of downstream projects have been announced to develop new products for applications including metallurgical and medical.
China’s National Center of Rare Earth Products
Quality Supervision and Inspection has started testing samples
of rare earths materials that are being stored in warehouses as
part of the country’s national stockpiling
The facility has tested 146 tonnes of rare earths to date,
with products originating from...