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US govt 'should buy Molycorp'

The head of advanced materials manufacturer American Elements says the US should buy the shuttered Molycorp rare earths mine in California to secure a supply chain for materials needed to produce modern strategic weapons systems.

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The US needs Molycorp's Mountain Pass mine, according to American Elements' Michael Silver

CEO Michael Silver shared his suggestions with Mining Journal ahead of a defence summit keynote address warning “the backbone of the western defence industry will atrophy” if the US did not secure a