Industry News

December 11, 2019 – Reuters: Exclusive: U.S. Army will fund rare earths plant for weapons development

August 8, 2019 – South China Morning Post: China's rare earth producers say they are ready to weaponise their supply stranglehold, pass any tariff as cost to US customers

August 7, 2019 – Reuters: China rare earths group supports counter-measures against U.S. 'bullying'

July 23, 2019 – Fox Business: Trump asks Pentagon to find new rare earth sources

July 22, 2019 – Bloomberg: Trump Enlists Pentagon on Rare-Earth Magnets Amid Chinese Threat

July 12, 2019 - Reuters: Exclusive: Pentagon races to track U.S. rare earths output amid China trade dispute

June 16, 2019 - Reuters: U.S. military firms likely to face China rare earth restrictions: Global Times

June 4, 2019 - U.S. Department of Commerce: A Federal Strategy to Ensure Secure and Reliable Supplies of Critical Materials

May 30, 2019 - Bloomberg: China Has Rare Earths Ready to Go if Trade War Deepens

May 29, 2019 - Reuters: China set to control rare earth supply for years due to processing dominance

May 29, 2019 - Bloomberg - U.S. Risks 'Devastating' Blow From China's Rare Earths Monopoly

May 28, 2019 - Reuters: China considers U.S. rare earth export curbs: Global Times editor

May 21, 2019 - WSJ: Xi Jinping Flexes China’s Trade Muscle With Visit to Rare-Earths Hub

May 21, 2019 - FT: Xi highlights dominance of rare earths market

May 15, 2019 - China's retaliatory tariff to lower rare earth ore imports from the US

May 14, 2019 - US excludes rare earths from final set of China tariffs

April 16, 2019 - Zion Market Research: Rare Earth Metals Market Will Reach USD 14.43 Billion By 2025

April 14, 2019 - WSJ (Opinion): China’s Dangerous Monopoly on Rare Earth Metals

April 8, 2019 - The Geopolitics of Rare Earth Elements

March 21, 2019 - China Solidifies Dominance in Rare Earth Processing

September 26, 2018 - Real Pushback on Chinese Mineral Imports = More Mining in America

June 26, 2018 - To reduce China's leverage, rebuild America's minerals supply chain

May 18, 2018 - Interior Releases 2018’s Final List of 35 Minerals Deemed Critical to U.S. National Security and the Economy

January 28, 2018 - U.S. Department of Energy Report on Rare Earth Elements from Coal and Coal Byproducts

December 20, 2017 - Presidential Executive Order on a Federal Strategy to Ensure Secure and Reliable Supplies of Critical Minerals

November 29, 2017 - High Concentrations of Rare Earth Elements Found in American Coal Basins