China threatens to cut off US military buyers of rare earths
Published: Monday, 17 June 2019
Chinese state media is suggesting that the country will try to restrict the use of its rare earths by the US military, a move that is unlikely to scare buyers but is good news for non-Chinese producers.
China intends to make its new rare earth
policies public soon, a spokesperson for Chinese state planning
agency NDRC said on Monday June 17, raising fears that United
States military buyers will be cut out of the market.
"We strongly oppose any attempt to use products made with
China's rare earth...