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.
12 June 2019
Minor metals could become the next commodities to be caught up in the trade war between the United States and China, market sources have warned. But the effects on the prices for gallium and antimony have so far been minimal.
05 June 2019
Australian and Malaysian politicians are set to meet, with the future of rare earth miner Lynas likely to be top of the agenda.
30 May 2019
The government in Beijing appears to be preparing for restrictions in the supply of rare earths, but market sources said that previous similar attempts only served to support production of such materials outside China.
21 May 2019
Australian rare earth miner Lynas plans to refine heavy rare earth materials in the United States for the first time.
20 May 2019
China’s halt on imports from Myanmar since May 14, including rare-earth ore and fluorspar imports, is affecting prices for medium and heavy rare earths, while fluorspar faces future supply issues.