Rare Earths Community

Welcome to Metal Event’s Rare Earths Community – here you will find news and information about the rare earths markets, including pricing data from China, company information and analysis of this important industrial sector.

If you are an attendee of our International Rare Earths Conference then you have access to the RE community and we hope you will find it useful. If you would like to join then please email sales@metalevents.com for more information about the community and more information about our forthcoming conference in Hong Kong on 8-10 November 2017.

We welcome news and information, if you have any industry announcements that you would like to see on these pages please email fan@metalevents.com


News from Metal Events Ltd’s REACH 2018 Forum held in London last week

Back to the drawing board: Brexit to result in UK-REACH. How can UK importers and manufacturers best prepare? by Raminta Dereskeviciute, Clare Reynolds, Oliver G. Bates, Zanda Romata 9 Febuary 2018 On 6 February 2017, Simon Johnson from the EU Exit Team at DEFRA confirmed to the attendees of a Metal Events Ltd’s Forum on REACH that the UK […]

The MIIT released the first batch of new energy vehicles recommended list in 2018 in China

Vehicle Trend: On February 2, 2018, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology released the first batch of new energy vehicles recommended list in 2018, with a total of 118 new energy models from 59 enterprises on the list. In terms of the product type, there are 106 pure electric cars from 53 enterprises, 9 […]

Medallion Resources Completes Bench-Scale Testwork

Vancouver, BC – Medallion Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: MDL; OTCPK: MLLOF; Frankfurt: MRDN) – “Medallion” or the “Company”), the smart producer of magnet metals, is pleased to announce that it has successfully completed the bench-scale optimization phase of its metallurgical testwork. This critical phase produced a cerium-depleted, rare-earth element (REE) concentrate derived from monazite sand. The […]

Baiinfo Rare Earth Weekly 18-02-01

Industry Review Review & Analysis This week, rare earth market prices were flat overall. As the Chinese New Year holiday is approaching, market transactions were thin and sellers mainly in wait-and see mode. Individual traders restocked some products to prepare for the upcoming holiday, but the support for whole market was limited. Despite so, market […]

Industry Front: Inner Mongolia Baotou Steel Rare Earth International Trade Co., Ltd releases rare earth products prices for February

On February 1 2018, The Northern Rare Earth Group Inner Mongolia Baotou Steel Rare Earth International Trade Co., Ltd has released the price of rare earth products for February. The price of  lanthanum and cerium will remain unchanged while the price of neodymium, praseodymium neodymium products will rise. Products Prices(Yuan/Tonne) Product Index lanthanum oxide 15500 […]

Baiinfo Rare Earth Weekly 18-01-25

Industry Review Review & Analysis Baiinfo: 2018-01-25: This week, rare earth market prices edged up for some rare earth products, such as PrNd oxide and gadolinium oxide. Downstream inquiries got more as the enterprises needed to stockpile cargoes for the upcoming Spring Festival holiday. Meanwhile, rare earth production was limited. Sellers held bullish expectation for […]

Ucore Announces Location Selection for U.S. Strategic Metals Complex (SMC)

January 30, 2018 – HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA – Ucore Rare Metals, Inc. (TSXV: UCU) (OTCQX: UURAF) (“Ucore” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the location selection for its first US Strategic Metals Complex (the “SMC” or the “Plant”). The site analysis was conducted by Mike Schrider, P.E., V.P. Operations and Engineering of Ucore. Consideration […]

Mkango Receives £6 Million (C$10.5 Million) Investment From Talaxis And Commences Feasibility Study For The Songwe Hill Rare Earths Project In Malawi

London / Calgary: January 24, 2018 – Mkango Resources Ltd. (AIM/TSX-V: MKA) (the “Company” or “Mkango”) is pleased to announce that following receipt of both shareholder and final TSX Venture Exchange approval, investments totalling £6 million (C$10.5 million) have been received by Mkango subsidiaries in accordance with the previously announced agreement (“Agreement”) with Talaxis Limited (“Talaxis”): […]

Canada Rare Earth Enters into Memorandum of Understanding for Financing and Strategic Arrangement with Talaxis

VANCOUVER, BC–(Marketwired – January 25, 2018) – Canada Rare Earth Corp. (“Canada Rare Earth” or the “Company”) (TSX VENTURE: LL) is pleased to announce the formation of a strategic business and financing arrangement with Talaxis Limited (“Talaxis”). Tracy A. Moore, Chief Executive Officer of Canada Rare Earth explained: “We are very pleased to announce the close collaboration with […]

Rare earth market sales down as Chinese New Year approaches

As the Chinese New Year is approaching, rare earth sales have reduced with very few deals. The price of praseodymium neodymium stabilized at around 330,000 yuan/tonne, with few trading volume and inquiries. The price of metal praseodymium neodymium stabilized at about 425,000 to 430,000 yuan/tonne, with few trading volume and inquiries. The price of dysprosium […]