Sector Expert: Brandon Tirpak

AsianMetal Inc.

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Having joined Asian Metal as an analyst in early 2011, Brandon Tirpak follows fluctuations and developments along all levels of the rare earth supply chain. Through ongoing and direct relationships with miners, explorers, producers, traders and end-users, Brandon reports on the industry's latest developments on the Asian Metal website, the leading global source providing updated analyses on rare earth prices, forecasts and news for the company's clients. Tirpak earned a Master of Business Administration and a Master of International Business at the University of Pittsburgh.



Recent Interviews

China's Stockpile Effort Could Stabilize Rare Earth Metals Prices: Brandon Tirpak (9/11/12)

In the next few weeks, China's government will begin stockpiling roughly ¥6B worth of rare earth elements. Does this mean a price floor is imminent? That's what Asian Metal Analyst Brandon Tirpak expects, noting that price decline rates are already tapering off. In this exclusive interview with The Critical Metals Report, Tirpak shares his first-hand impressions of rare earth projects set to shine as leadership around the globe goes resource shopping.

Recent Quotes

"UCU has strong local and federal support because of its potential to produce dysprosium."

The Critical Metals Report Interview with Brandon Tirpak (9/11/12)
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"NRE's assays show HREE distributions in the 90th percentile."

The Critical Metals Report Interview with Brandon Tirpak (9/11/12)
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"The SEC conflict minerals ruling bodes well for companies like RES."

The Critical Metals Report Interview with Brandon Tirpak (9/11/12)
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"Things seem to be going really well at QRM's Strange Lake."

The Critical Metals Report Interview with Brandon Tirpak (9/11/12)
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"FRO's deposit has a sizable representation of HREEs."

The Critical Metals Report Interview with Brandon Tirpak (9/11/12)
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