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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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Shenghe Resources | Net profit soared by 139% in the first quarter of 2018

On April 25th, Shenghe Resources released the first quarterly report of 2018. The company achieved operating revenue of RMB 1.372 billion in January-March 2018, an increase of 47.03% over the same period of last year. The average operating revenue growth rate of the non-ferrous smelting and processing industry was 16.95%. The net profit attributable to […]

Baiinfo Rare Earth Weekly 2018-04-19

Baiinfo-Apr 19, 2018  Industry Review Review & Analysis This week, prices of mainstream rare earth products kept downtrend. Orders from downstream enterprises were limited and sellers were possible to decrease prices further. Meanwhile, supports from policy sector were not as strong as expected. Therefore, sellers were mostly pessimistic about later market. Overall, later rare earth […]

China’s REE production quota increases by 40% in 2018 – MIIT

25 April 2018 China’s REE H1 production quota has increased to 73,500 tonnes, according to an announcement made by China’s Ministry of Industry & Information Technology (MIIT) on 25 April 2018. The production quota for Pr and Nd (magnet materials) has increased from 11,083 to 15,517 tonnes. China industry sources said this increase reflected growing […]

Baiinfo Rare Earth Weekly 2018-04-12

Industry Review Review & Analysis This week, prices of mainstream rare earth products slid down. Upstream sellers were active in shipments while downstream buying interest was sluggish. As market supply was quite more than demand, sellers mostly held bearish sentiment on later market. Producers increased operation rate, leading to ample rare earth supply. However, downstream […]

Rare Earth Prices-Association of China Rare Earth Industry https://www.ac-rei.org.cn/portal.php

Type Products Purity Prices (Rmb/Tonne) Lanthanum La Oxide ≥99% 15000-16000 La Oxide ≥99.999% 38000-40000 Cerium Ce Carbonate 45-50%CeO2/TREO 100% 9000-10000 Ce Oxide ≥99% 15000-16000 Ce Oxide ≥99.999% 35000-40000 Ce Metal ≥99% 37000-39000 Praseodymium Pr Oxide ≥99% 440000-460000 Neodymium Nd Oxide ≥99% 355000-365000 Nd Metal ≥99% 450000-460000 Samarium Sm Oxide ≥99.9% 13000-15000 Sm Metal ≥99% 950000-105000 […]

Industry Front: Beijing Zhongke Sanhuan High-Tech Co., Ltd. | 2017 net profit decreased by 10.84% ​​year-on-year

Industry Front-2018-04-04: Beijing Zhongke Sanhuan High-Tech Co., Ltd. released the 2017 annual report. From January to December 2017, the company achieved operating revenue of 3.895 billion yuan, an increase of 10.01% year-on-year; the average operating income of the new materials industry grew by 58.64%; net profit attributable to shareholders of listed companies is 2.82 billion yuan, […]

BAIINFO Rare Earth Weekly 2018-04-05

Baiinfo-Mar 29, 2018 Industry Review Review & Analysis This week, rare earth market prices remained stable. Downstream inquiries were more than before, but deals were restricted. Around the beginning of 2018, sellers held back from selling and some downstream plants restocked few cargoes, leading to phonily high price. Later, rare earth prices slid down amid […]

“Toward a Global Rare Earths Industry Association(GloREIA)” opening was held by EIT today in Brussels, Belgium

“Toward a Global Rare Earths Industry Association(GloREIA)” opening was held by The European Institute of Innovation and Technology on Thursday 29 March 2018 in Brussels, Belgium. Chen Zhanheng, the deputy Secretary-General of the Association of China Rare Earth Industry, spoke on “the recommendation to build a globalised Rare Earths Industry Association – GLoREIA”. The issue of […]

Medallion Identifies Commercial By-product in Rare Earth Process

Medallion – March 28, 2018 Vancouver, BC – Medallion Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: MDL; OTCPK: MLLOF; Frankfurt: MRDN) – “Medallion” or the “Company”), pursuing smart production of magnet metals, is pleased to announce its recent process testwork extracting a rare earth element (REE) concentrate from monazite sand, also produced Trisodium Phosphate (TSP). TSP is a commercial compound, which […]

Industry Front: China Rare Earth Permanent Magnet export amount increased in February

Industry Front: 27-03-2018: According to the customs statistics, China’s export volume of rare earth permanent magnets surged year-on-year in February 2018, and the average export price also recorded a slight increase. Specifically, the February export volume was 2,589 tonnes, a sharp increase of 60.1% year-on-year; the average export price in February was US$50/kg, which was […]