China Not Intent to Maintain REE Supply Hold
Source: Xinhua (9/15/11)
"The country 'will shift to a domestic demand-oriented path,' says top producer, but tight supply is inevitable."
China's top rare earth producer said on Thursday that the country is not intent to maintain its role as the world's major rare earth supplier, and the trend of tight supplies is irreversible.
"The country will gradually shift to a domestic demand-oriented path from the external demand-oriented path," said Li Zhong, vice president of Inner Mongolia Baotou Steel Rare-Earth Hi-Tech Holding Co. . .View full article