Chinese rare earth exports surge despite trade war fears
Published: Tuesday, 03 December 2019
China's higher rare earth mining and processing quotas have boosted availability after a year of worsening international trade relations that suggested a shrinking of supply.
Chinese supply of rare earths and permanent magnets have
suddenly increased just months after a squeeze on supplies
prompted a drive by governments elsewhere to secure their own
Chinese authorities announced on November 8 the highest rare
earth production quotas on record. Beijing set the full-year
2019 quota for...