The USGS recently determined the United States is sitting on a sizable untapped reserve of rare earth reserves in the west part of the country. New extraction techniques will allow companies to access this rare earth in old mine tailings.
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Last week, Jamaica's REE processing facility moved a step closer to completion. Meanwhile, REE prices continued to rise on the back of the Chinese government's crackdown on illegal operations in Ganzhou.
Chinese officials are shutting down mines illegally producing rare earth concentrate and that is having a positive effect on rare earth stocks and prices.
Greater cooperation between government and industry could help lead to the discovery of more rare earths in Brazil, which by one estimate could capture a third of the global REE market.
The rare earth junior stands to benefit from the new law, which seeks to stockpile critical metals and reduce delays in permitting new mines.
Rare Earth Investing News spoke with Jim Powell, vice president of corporate development at Tasman Metals, to find out how his company's rare earth projects are progressing and to gauge his opinions on current rare earth prices and the market in general.
A recently released study that shows that the US is tied with Papua New Guinea as having the longest approval process among the 25 top mining countries in the world.
A summary of the Q1 2013 highlights of eight rare earth companies.
The latest prices, news and events from across the global rare earths market.
Rare Earth Investing News provides a breakdown of three undervalued stocks that have the potential for short-term gains in 2013.