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.

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Baiinfo Rare Earth Weekly

Industry Review Review & Analysis This week, rare earth market prices were largely flat. Prices of mainstream products remained unchanged with scarce deals, thus sellers adopted a wait-and-see approach. Producers kept firm offers, but downstream enterprises were inactive in purchase. Therefore, there was a significant standoff between sellers and buyers. Producers expected state reserve to […]

Rare Earth Market Remains in the doldrums

Today, the prices of praseodymium neodymium oxide and praseodymium neodymium metal fell again after a few weeks of stabilization. Although the prices of other rare earth products have not dropped sharply, they are still hovering at low levels with few transactions. The downturn in the rare earth market has not been changed. Today, the mainstream […]

Global high performance NdFeB industry trends and market supply and demand forecast

In 2016, the total output of NdFeB in the world was about 146,000 tons, of which, China’s production capacity of NdFeB was about 130,000 tons, accounting for 89% of the world’s total. On the specific species, the current sintered NdFeB occupy the NdFeB main market, accounting for about 94%. From 2001 to 2016, the annual […]

Metal Events : the 14th International Rare Earth Conference kicked off in Hong Kong this week

There was renewed optimism amongst participants at last week’s Metal Events Ltd’s 14th International Rare Earths Conference which was held last week in Hong Kong. Two major themes underscored presentations and discussions across the three-day event. First, while the market has responded positively this year to the continuing crackdown on illegal production in China, there […]

Rare earth prices fell this week

Heavy rare earth prices fell further in recent days, the price of praseodymium neodymium oxide also appeared small decline after stayed stable for over three weeks. people are not optimistic about the market outlook. The market transaction volume of terbium oxide is very small, the price decline is relatively large, and today’s offer is 3,050,000 […]

BAIINFO Rare Earth Weekly 1108

Industry Review Review & Analysis This week, rare earth market prices moved down. Prices of mainstream products dropped sharply, especially for praseodymium neodymium and terbium. Previously, producers maintained firm offers supported by positive policies. From this week, downstream buyers started to purchase materials and sellers pushed down offers for better shipments. There were many inquiries, […]

Ruidow: Baotou Steel Rare Earth Concentrate costs rise

The Northern Rare Earth Group re-signed its “rare earth concentrate supply contract” with Inner Mongolia Baogang Rare Earth Group. The price under the new contract is 14,000 yuan/tonne (16,380 yuan/tonne including tax) up by 51.35%. This news caused concern in the market, most people can’t understand such action in the current downturn market situation, which […]

Baiiinfo Rare Earth Weekly 1101

Industry Review Review & Analysis This week, rare earth market prices remained soft overall, but prices of some kinds of resources registered upward movement. Deals got more than before and sellers deemed that rare earth prices may move up. Downstream enterprises mostly held limited inventories as they didn’t purchased raw materials for two months. Therefore, […]

Ruidow: Rare earth market begins to stabilize

After more than two months of price decline, the rare earth market price began to stabilize after a a series of positive factors. The price of praseodymium-neodymium oxide was RMB 370,000-380,000/tonne, the price has stabilized without falling again this week. The transaction price of dysprosium oxide was RMB 1,160,000-1,170,000/tonne, some factories were even reluctant to […]

Baiinfo Rare Earth Weekly 1025

Industry Review Review & Analysis This week, rare earth market prices were largely steady. As China Northern Rare Earth (Group) High-tech declined listing prices sharply, sellers planned to decrease prices accordingly. However, it was heard that a big group planned to purchase praseodymium neodymium in large amount. Therefore, most of sellers adopted a wait-and-see mode. […]