Britain Initiates Pacific Rare Earth Mining in Race with China

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The government of Britain initiates Pacific rare earth mining in a global race to secure the rare earth elements (REEs) that are crucial for fighter jets, wind turbines and electric vehicles amid fears that China could use its monopoly of them.


China Tungsten Price Stabilizes on Low Buying Appetite of Buyers

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Analysis of latest tungsten market from Chinatungsten Online

China tungsten price remains stable early in this week as the market is caught in wait-and-see atmosphere. On the one hand, recent environmental checks have greatly affected the production and cost of raw materials; on the other hand, consumption seems not recovered when the export market remains uncertain. 


Tungsten: Vital metal for 'artificial sun'

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Tungsten has become the vital material for the 'artificial sun'. It is reported that the all-superconducting Experimental Advanced Superconducting Tokamak (EAST) reactor, known as the 'artificial sun' by the Hefei Institute of Material Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences, will soon complete a new round of upgrades to a core electron temperature of 100 million degrees Celsius. The new scientific research goal of 100-second pulse tungsten plasma material launched a challenge, and push the world's controllable nuclear fusion energy research to a new era.


Domestic Rare Earth Polishing Materials in Prosperous

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Baotou Zhongke Yuhang polishing materials Co., Ltd. has built a production line with an annual output of 6000 tons of rare earth polishing materials, breaking the monopoly of foreign companies on the high-end market of polishing materials.


China Tungsten Price Rose Slightly in Early April, 2021

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Analysis of latest tungsten market from Chinatungsten Online

China tungsten price rose slightly in the week ended on Friday April 9, 2021 affected by increased average tungsten forecast prices from association and offers from listed company. Downstream buyers remained low buying appetite and transactions concluded limitedly. 


Praseodymium Oxide Price - April 12, 2021

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Rare earth market quotation in China: praseodymium oxide and neodymium oxide prices edge higher on April 12, 2021 due to quiet market trading. 


China Molybdenum Powder Price - April 12, 2021

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Molybdenum market quotation in China: molybdenum concentrate and molybdenum oxide prices increase while molybdenum powder price remains unchanged on April 12, 2021. 


China Tungsten Concentrate Price Rises in Early April Despite of Lukewarm Demand

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Analysis of latest tungsten market from Chinatungsten Online

The ammonium paratungstate (APT) and tungsten powder prices edged higher on April 8, 2021 boosted by the rise in new offers for the first half of this month. But due to a lukewarm demand, market trading seems quiet. 


China Rare Earth Prices - April 9, 2021

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China rare earth prices were mixed in the week began on Monday April 5, 2021 under the intertwining of positive and negative factors. In addition, market transactions were hardly concluded. 


China Molybdenum Price - April 9, 2021

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China molybdenum price mainly remained stable in the week ended on Friday April 9, 2021 supported by active steel tenders and international moly price shifting from decline to stabilize.