Rare Earth Market News Directory

REE Recycling a Challenge, but Solutions Exist

Ensia's Jessica Marshall yesterday published an article on the difficulties of recycling rare earth elements (REEs), commenting that one issue is that it's becoming more and more difficult to get batteries — perhaps "the biggest single target for recycling" — out of electronics.

China’s Piece of the Rare Earth Pie Slowly Shrinking

MINING.com reported yesterday that according to a study put together by Germany's Federal Institute for Geosciences and Natural Resources, China's share of global rare earth production has been steadily shrinking these past few years. Currently, it produces about 92 percent of the world's rare earths.