Lynas bumps up against rare earth production cap, will suspend Malaysian ops in Dec

By William Clarke
Published: Tuesday, 27 November 2018

Lyans' rare earth refining facility in Malaysia will close in December after regulators refused to increase production quotas.

Rare earth miner Lynas will halt operations at its refining plant in Malaysia until the New Year after local authorities in Kuantan, Pahang state, blocked its application to increase its output quota.

Lynan will shutter production after hitting a production cap imposed by regulators, it...

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