China Cerium Oxide Price - Jan. 9, 2020

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Rare earth market quotation in China: dysprosium oxide and praseodymium neodymium oxide prices decline slightly while cerium oxide price maintain stability. 


China Ferro Molybdenum Price - Jan. 9, 2020

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Molybdenum market quotation in China: the latest of molybdenum concentrate and molybdenum oxide prices edge higher while ferro molybdenum price is unchanged from the previous trading day on the stability in mentality of both buyers and sellers. 


Japan Intends to Advance Deep-Sea Rare Earth Test

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On rare earth exploration, Japan plans to use the deep-sea exploration ship "Earth" to carry out practical verification of the sea bottom rare metals around the South Bird Island of the Ogasawara Islands from 2021. This is more than a year ahead of schedule.


SKC Plans to Acquire KCFT, Top Producer of Copper Foil for Lithium Batteries

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SKC would acquire KCFT, the world's top manufacturer of copper foil for the use of lithium batteries, to diversify its business portfolio, according to report on January 6. SKC is a South Korea-based company mainly engaged in the production and sale of polyethylene terephthalate (PET) film.


Political Instability May Limit Tungsten Demand Growth in 2020

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Global tungsten markets are expected to recover in the second half of 2020 because supply and demand move closer to balance compared with last year, but political instability and trade tensions in major industrial economies could limit tungsten demand growth.


Tungsten Powder Markets in China Keep Quiet in Early 2020

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Analysis of latest tungsten market from Chinatungsten Online

The ferro tungsten and tungsten carbide powder prices in China continue to maintain stability in wake of the stabilization of offer levels released by listed tungsten companies. Buy affected by the holiday of Chinese New Year, the whole market transactions are limited. 


Boron Powder Prevents Tungsten from Immersing, A Safer "Artificial Sun"

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Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory (PPPL) have discovered a way to use insulating boron powder to isolate tungsten from the plasma, making the tokamak nuclear fusion reactor safer. Related research results have been published in the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) academic journal Nuclear Fusion.


China and South Korea Strengthen Cooperation in Rare Earth Field

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The "China-Korea Rare Earth New Materials Technology Development Seminar", sponsored by the Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST) and the Korea-China Science & Technology Cooperation Center, and co-organized by the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Energy of Korea, and the Incheon City Government, was held in Songdo, Incheon. China and South Korea have agreed to carry out comprehensive and regular technical cooperation in the field of new rare earth materials, according to the Yonhap News Agency, a Seoul-based South Korean news agency reported on January 7.


Tungsten Concentrate Prices in China Are Supported by Tight Supply

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Analysis of latest tungsten market from Chinatungsten Online

Opening this week, the tungsten prices in China remain stable when most market participants are paying attention to the forecast average prices from tungsten institutions and offer levels from listed companies. The market prices are expected to stabilize before the holiday of Chinese New Year. 


China Praseodymium Oxide Prices - Jan. 7, 2020

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Rare earth market quotation in China: neodymium oxide, europium oxide and praseodymium oxide prices are unchanged from the previous trading day as market trading needs to be improved.