YEAR IN REVIEW 2018: Rare earths

By IM Staff
Published: Thursday, 03 January 2019

A round-up of the year’s main events in the global rare earths market.

After a number of rough years characterized by severe oversupply and low prices, the global rare earths industry had a relatively steady 2018.

A steep increase in the production of electric vehicles helped support demand and prices for neodymium, in particular, which offers significant benefits in electric vehicle motors, while...

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