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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.

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Baiinfo Rare Earth Weekly 2018-03-27

Baiinfo-Mar 22, 2018 Industry Review Review & Analysis Earlier this week, rare earth market prices kept dropping. On Mar. 21, PrNd oxide prices lowered to RMB 340,000/tonne. Later, downstream inquiries got more and deals turned active. Therefore, sellers pushed up prices again. PrNd oxide prices rallied to RMB 345,000/tonne and gadolinium oxide offers rebounded to […]

Price of Rare Earths Continued to Fall, No Active Market Transactions

Price of Rare Earths Continued to Fall, No Active Market Transactions Prices of rare earth oxides were released by Southern Rare Earth on 19th March. Except ytterbium oxide stable at 120 thousand Yuan/ton and scandium oxide at 9 million Yuan/tonne, other prices declined. Among them, price of terbium oxide was 3.25 million/tonne, down by 0.15 million/tonne, and price […]

Baiinfo Rare Earth Weekly 2018-03-22

Baiinfo-Beijing-Mar 15, 2018 Industry Review Review & Analysis This week, rare earth market prices registered downward movement as upstream production increased while downstream demand was weak. Previously, rare earth prices surged up, thus producers held back from selling. But downstream purchase was limited, leading to price drop for rare earth oxides. Combined with current market […]

Voyageur Minerals Ltd. and IMC Sign MOU for Worldwide Rights to High-Purity Barite Technology

CALGARY, Alberta, March 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Voyageur Minerals Ltd.(“VM” or the “Company”) (TSX VENTURE:VM) is pleased to announce that it has signed a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding (“MOU”) with Innovation Metals Corp. (“IMC”), to access IMC’s proprietary processing technology for the production of high-purity barium sulfate (“barite”). IMC is a private Ontario-based company that develops […]


March 19, 2018 – HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA – Ucore Rare Metals, Inc. (TSXV:UCU) (OTCQX:UURAF) (“Ucore” or the “Company”) is pleased to comment on the most recent Congressional initiatives to advance the US Coal Region as a domestic Rare Earth Element (“REE”) production district. The ongoing Congressional focus on the development of REE separation technologies, as […]

Ruidow: The rare earth market kept stable

Ruidow: (15-03-2018) After the Spring Festival, the manufacturers began to operate, promoting an active rare earth market. From the jump in early March to the stability of the listing price in China Northern Rare Earth, the price of rare earth products showed a stepped rise, but a small drop at present, and finally the market […]

Industry Front: New energy vehicle sales increased 95.2% year-on-year in February in China

In February, the production and sales of new energy vehicles were 39,230 and 34,420 respectively in China, an increase of 119.1% and 95.2% year-on-year. The production and sales of pure electric vehicles were 28,872 and 23,458, an increase of 89.4% and 68.4% year-on-year respectively; and the production and sales of plug-in hybrid vehicles completed 10,358 […]

China Southern Rare Earth Group releases rare earth products prices for March

On March 12 2018, The China Southern Rare Earth Group has released the price of rare earth products for March. The price of  dysprosium oxide, terbium oxide and gadolinium oxide increased compared with last month while the price of europium oxide decreased.Among them, the largest increase is Gadolinium oxide with 18.2% increase to 130,000 yuan/tonne; the […]

Baiinfo Rare Earth Weekly 2018-03-15

Industry Review Review & Analysis This week, rare earth market prices emerged uptrend, especially for praseodymium, neodymium, dysprosium, terbium and gadolinium. Market supply was short, while downstream inquiries got more, leading to price hikes. Meanwhile, China Northern Rare Earth (Group) High-Tech Co., Ltd. raised listing prices sharply, thus sellers held positive expectations for later rare […]


5 March 2018, Lynas Corporation Ltd(ASX: LYC, OTC: LYSDY), an integrated miner and producer of rare earths, today announced its financial results for the half year ending December 31, 2017 (H1 2018). For the whole report, please click: LYNAS CORPORATION HALF YEAR 2018 RESULTS