Greenland's Left-Wing Party Wins Election, Opposes China's Rare Earth Project

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Greenland's left-wing Inuit Ataqatigiit party won the election, and China company's rare earth mining plan could be blocked. The elections in Greenland, the Danish autonomous region, were over, and the Inuit Ataqatigiit won the election. The left-wing party promised to oppose the mining plan invested by Chinese companies, or to put this rare-earth mining plan into a deadlock.


Greenland Votes Say No to China-backed Rare Earth Mining

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Greenland votes reiterate its opposition to the Australian rare earth mining company endorsed by the ruling party and controlled by the Chinese company. The early parliamentary election on April 6. The opposition People’s Community (Inuit Ataqatigiit) secured 37% of the vote. On April 7, the Kvanefjeld in the southern part of the island, which caused heated debates during the election campaign, was on a large scale. The rare earth mining plan reiterated its opposition to the Australian mining company.


Greenland's Election Vital for Rare Earth

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Greenland's election is vital for the rare earth raw materials of the world. According to a report by the Danish Politics newspaper on April 5, due to global climate change, the melting of icebergs in the Arctic and the opening of new transportation routes, as well as the island’s raw materials, such as rare earth. The election not only concerns Denmark but also the world.


Australia Think Tank: Quad Should Build Rare Earth Supply Chain

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China's share of global rare earth production has dropped from 90% to 58%. The Quadrilateral Security Dialogue (QSD, also known as the Quad), an informal strategic dialogue between the United States, Japan, Australia and India that is maintained by talks between member countries is set to increase its supply of the vital elements.


Rare Earth Raw Materials’ Price Approaching A Ten-Year High

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The price of rare earth raw materials in mainland of China, which have reached a ten-year high, is expected to continue to rise. As the Beijing authorities are about to launch environmental inspections of mines and the doubts about the military coup in Myanmar, both of them will add momentum to the soaring price.


Tungsten Catalysts Help to Create Artificial Mucus

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Scientists use tungsten catalysts to create antibacterial artificial mucus. Mucus may make people feel a little gross, but it plays a key role in our bodies. A few days ago, a team from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) created an artificial version of this substance, and they also proved that it is an effective antibacterial agent-even more effective than real mucus.


Rare Earth Metals Address Optical Problem of Oxide Crystals

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Tongji University has made significant progress in the field of rare earth metals to solve the optical problems of oxide crystals. Nonlinear crystal materials are important photoelectric information functional materials, which are significant for realizing modern information technology with optoelectronic technology. Nonlinear optical oxide crystals have a promising future in various fields such as frequency conversion, optical signal processing, optical communications, and optical switches.


GTA Declined Average Tungsten Forecast Prices for April

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Analysis of latest tungsten market from Chinatungsten Online

The new guide prices for April were released by China’s Ganzhou Tungsten Association (GTA) and listed tungsten companies, which were mixed with slight adjustment. Most participants are cautious and market price is expected to rise slightly in the short term.


China Rare Earth Price - April 8, 2021

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China rare earth price is mixed in early April, 2021 due to limited support from emerging industries and the limited support of favorable policies. magnetic materials companies have slowed down their purchasing and suppliers are hard to raised offers. 


Ferro Molybdenum Price - April 8, 2021

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Molybdenum market quotation in China: sodium molybdate, ammonium molybdate and ferro molybdenum prices remain stable on April 8, 2021. After the holiday of Tomb-Sweeping Day, market trading seems active and some deals are concluded.