US proposes magnet tariffs, other supply chain reforms
Published: Tuesday, 08 June 2021
The United States government has published a sweeping review of US supply chains, proposing measures to increase domestic production of a number of key minerals and products. These measures include a proposed tariff on neodymium magnet imports.
In February 2021, recently inaugurated US President Joe
Biden indicated that there would be a government review of the
resilience of critical minerals supply chains in the
The latest set of findings covers four main sectors:
semiconductors, batteries, critical minerals and
"With demand for clean energy technology increasing...