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Drive to boost non-Chinese REE output

China’s threat to “weaponise” its rare earth elements industry in the ongoing trade war with the US is starting to distort the market for the high-tech elements as well as work in favour of project developers, as investors rush to provide funds for new mines outside China.

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In a series of closely-related developments over the past few days, the leading non-Chinese producer of REEs, Lynas Corporation, said it was stockpiling its most important elements and reserving them