Rare earth: China’s winning card?

BY BLOOMBERG and SILVI WRITER The only US rare-earths miner is crying foul over China’s decision to raise tariffs on American shipments of raw materials used in electric vehicles. MP Materials – once the world’s biggest producer of rare-earth materials – exports 3,000 to 4,000 metric tons of concentrates to the Asian nation from its Mountain Pass mine in California. The elements MP exports include … Continue reading Rare earth: China’s winning card?