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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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China’s rare earth export volume and price rose in March

Industry Front(April 20,2017): China customs statistics analysis showed that rare earth export volume and price in March 2017 rose up together while the export price fell last month. Specifically, in March 2017, China’s rare earth exports increased by 8.1% to 4,694 tons, an increase of 42.5% compared with previous month; the export average price rose […]

Ministry of Industry and Information technology: The First Batch Total Production Control Quota of Rare Earth Mine for 2017

The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) issued the First Batch Total Production Control Quota of Rare Earth for 2017, the total mine product production was 52,500 tonnes, which was the same to that of last year, of which the mine production in the North was 38,625 tonnes, the mine production in the south […]

Industry Front: Hitachi Metals San Huan Magnetic Materials Co., Ltd. officially open in Nantong, Jiangsu

  Qidong,Jiangsu Province-Hitachi Metals San Huan Magnetic Materials (Nantong) Co., Ltd.(“Hitachi San Huan”) held an Opening ceremony on April 7,2017. Hitachi Metals, Ltd. (“Hitachi Metals”) and Beijing Zhong Ke San Huan Hi-Tech Co., Ltd. (“Zhong Ke San Huan”) have set up a joint venture of manufacturing and selling Neodymium-Iron-Boron magnets on June 18, 2015. On […]

BAIINFO Rare Earth Weekly Apr 6, 2017

Industry Review Review & Analysis This week, rare earth market changed little. April listing price of North China Rare Earth came out on Thursday, with lanthanum-cerium price unchanged, keeping stable with last month. Praseodymium neodymium price rose greatly. While producers held different attitudes towards April listing price, some even held watching attitudes. Heavy rare earth […]

Canada Rare Earth increases concentrates trading

Canada Rare Earth Corp says it increasing momentum in its concentrate trading business by entering into the next set of hedged contracts to purchase and sell 310 metric tons of rare earth concentrate with locked in gross profits. “This volume of concentrate is twelve times the amount currently in international waters and scheduled to arrive at our […]

Industry Front: Baotou Rare Earth New Material Industry is Expanding

Baotou daily-Since 2017,  Baotou city has been developing the seven strategic emerging industries including rare earth industry. With its own comprehensive advantages, Rare Earth High-tech Zone is building the national rare earth new material zone to develop a more intelligent rare earth industry with 46 rare earth projects which accounting for 38% of the total […]

BAIINFO Rare Earth Weekly Mar 30, 2017

Industry Review Review & Analysis This week, the rare earth price kept stable, with certain price rising caused by the increasing demand and national reserve expectations. Besides, the new round of national reserve bidding came to an end. The successful opening of national reserve biddings greatly promoted the producers confidence in the future market of […]

Ruidow China Rare Earth Market Review March 27 – April 1

Since the first quarter, the rare earth market experienced supply and demand structure adjustment, the rare price bottomed out, most of the rare earth products prices showed some degrees of increases. This week the mainstream market price of  lanthanum oxide was RMB 14,000 -15,000 / tonne, up 16% compared with that in early January; the […]

Industry Front: China’s main NdFeB manufacturers 2016 annual revenue

The annual reports of China’s NdFeB manufacturers (listed companies) 2016 has been released one after another. The company revenue in general shows a slight increase while there are much higher increase in net profit. The following are the main income data about three companies. Chengdu Galaxy Magnets Co.,Ltd. In 2016, the Company achieved revenue of […]

BAIINFO Rare Earth Weekly-Mar 23, 2017

Industry Review Review & Analysis This week rare earth price kept stable overall, with certain price rising, such as terbium holmium. Though tight demand downstream, insiders were still optimistic about the later rare earth market, and they predicted that the price would keep stable and rising in a long run. Their predictions were all based […]