Countries have been scrambling to claim territory or, like China, boost their presence in the region.
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The Wesfarmers bid highlights an imminent change in attitudes where it cannot be denied that rare earths will play a major role in the future.
University of Kentucky researchers used an environmentally-conscious and cost-effective process.
Lithium producers can’t expand fast enough to meet demand: An interview with Orocobre CEO Richard Seville
Orocobre is the only junior lithium producer in the world.
The Department of Defense uses nearly one million tons of minerals every year in the design and manufacture of military gear, weaponry, transportation vehicles and intelligence technology.
Good news for Greenland Minerals and Energy, which is aiming to develop a massive uranium and REE deposit in southern Greenland.
The CCP leadership has now come to the conclusion that just eliminating massive overcapacity, corruption, mismanagement, waste, and outright theft in China’s resource and manufacturing economy can itself add significantly to China’s gross domestic product.
Reducing reliance on China REE market.
The miner is spending $1.3 million in exploration work aimed to reopen a historic tin-indium mine in Nova Scotia.
Drilling is scheduled to commence in early July.
When institutional capital eventually comes back to the sector, money will flow first to companies in or nearing production now.
In this interview with The Mining Report, Castilloux discusses four REE projects that continue to advance, as well as companies making strides with REE extraction and separation technologies.
The era of rare earth elements export quotas and tariffs in China will soon be over and that could ultimately mean a new era of higher prices for REEs inside China, says Gareth Hatch, founding principal of Technology Metals Research and president of Innovation Metals Corp.
Tantalus Rare Earths AG resource update published for the companies rare earths project in Madagascar with valueable results
The Technical Report and updated Resource Estimate published clearly shows the significant developments taken in the past 18 months of the Tantalus Rare Earths AG (ISIN DE000A1MMFF4) project in Madagascar.
Investors and analysts should not conclude recent losses incurred by Molycorp, or Australia’s Lynas are synonymous with the entire REE industry.
Looking at lunar REE
Alkane Resources' zirconium and rare earths project, if approved, would be built near Dubbo.
Unveiling the plans last week, Samsung said it would invest in seven areas of research into new materials.
$6 trillion worth of rare elements and mineral deposits in North Korea.
"We are determined to create an American based platform for self reliance by way of the development of an HREE and CREE separation facility in the continental United States."
CEO Kevin Cassidy says his company is unearthing a 'national treasure' which will foster US independence.
"The most advanced large heavy rare earth development project in the world."
Alexander Nesis has pumped $1 billion into REE projects so far.
Parliament voted Thursday to end a decades-long ban on mining for radioactive materials.
REEs play a key role in the expected growth of many emerging clean energy technologies.