US introduces legislation to support rare earth industry
Published: Thursday, 03 September 2020
US legislators have introduced a bill aimed at delivering tax incentives for domestic rare earth production, in the latest attempt to wrest control of the sector out of Chinese hands.
The Reclaiming American Rare Earths (Rare)
act, introduced on Tuesday September 1, is intended to reduce
the United States’ dependence on Chinese rare
earths, a group of minerals that have a wide range of
technological applications, including in electric vehicles and
The legislation was co-authored by legislators from...