Week in Review: Stainless steel demand; industrial production; copper prices

Before we head into the weekend, let’s take a look back at the week that was and some of the metals storylines here on MetalMiner. In the U.S., some sectors are showing signs of recovery, even as several regions in the country continue to battle a rise in positive COVID-19 cases. For example, U.S. steel…

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Before we head into the weekend, let’s take a look back at the week that was and some of the metals storylines here on MetalMiner. In the U.S., some sectors are showing signs of recovery, even as several regions in the country continue to battle a rise in positive COVID-19 cases. For example, U.S. steel...

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U.S. aims to break rare earths dependence on China with Lynas project

The U.S. took a big step forward in its effort to curb its dependence on China for rare earths.
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The U.S. took a big step forward in its effort to curb its dependence on China for rare earths.

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Rare Earths MMI: Rare earths processing facility opens in Wheat Ridge, Colorado

The Rare Earths Monthly Metals Index (MMI) rose 9.1% for this month’s reading. Rare earths processing facility opens in Colorado In other news, a new rare earth processing facility has opened in Colorado, mining.com reports. Looking for metal price forecasting and data analysis in one easy-to-use platform? Inquire about MetalMiner Insights today! USA Rare Earth…

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The Rare Earths Monthly Metals Index (MMI) rose 9.1% for this month’s reading. Rare earths processing facility opens in Colorado In other news, a new rare earth processing facility has opened in Colorado, mining.com reports. Looking for metal price forecasting and data analysis in one easy-to-use platform? Inquire about MetalMiner Insights today! USA Rare Earth...

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Rare Earths MMI: DoD reverses decision to fund two U.S. rare earths separation facilities

The Rare Earths Monthly Metals Index (MMI) ticked up 4.8% this month. U.S. rare earths projects hit a roadblock China’s overwhelming dominance of the global rare earths mining and processing sectors has left the U.S. in a difficult position, particularly as the Trump administration has engaged China in a trade war that has resulted in…

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The Rare Earths Monthly Metals Index (MMI) ticked up 4.8% this month. U.S. rare earths projects hit a roadblock China’s overwhelming dominance of the global rare earths mining and processing sectors has left the U.S. in a difficult position, particularly as the Trump administration has engaged China in a trade war that has resulted in...

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Week in Review: Challenges ahead for shipping; automakers prep restarts; aluminum prices

Before we head into the weekend, let’s take a look back at the week that was and some of the metals storylines here on MetalMiner, including coverage of: automotive sales, U.S. construction spending, aluminum prices on the SHFE and LME, and gold’s growing premium over silver. Looking for metal price forecasting and data analysis in…

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Before we head into the weekend, let’s take a look back at the week that was and some of the metals storylines here on MetalMiner, including coverage of: automotive sales, U.S. construction spending, aluminum prices on the SHFE and LME, and gold’s growing premium over silver. Looking for metal price forecasting and data analysis in...

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Rare Earths MMI: Lynas restarts operations at Malaysian processing facility

The Rare Earths Monthly Metals Index (MMI) fell 4.5% this month. Looking for metal price forecasting and data analysis in one easy-to-use platform? Inquire about MetalMiner Insights today! Lynas Corp. restarts Malaysian plant Australia’s Lynas Corporation, the world’s largest rare earths miner and processor outside of China, on March 23 announced a temporary suspension of…

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The Rare Earths Monthly Metals Index (MMI) fell 4.5% this month. Looking for metal price forecasting and data analysis in one easy-to-use platform? Inquire about MetalMiner Insights today! Lynas Corp. restarts Malaysian plant Australia’s Lynas Corporation, the world’s largest rare earths miner and processor outside of China, on March 23 announced a temporary suspension of...

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Rare Earths MMI: Lynas pauses processing operation in Malaysia amid COVID-19 measures

The Rare Earths Monthly Metals Index (MMI) dropped 4.3% this month. Request a 30-minute demo of the MetalMiner Insights platform now. Lynas halts operations in Malaysia Australian rare earths miner and processor Lynas Corporation — the largest outside of China — in March announced a temporary suspension of its operations in Malaysia. The suspension came on…

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The Rare Earths Monthly Metals Index (MMI) dropped 4.3% this month. Request a 30-minute demo of the MetalMiner Insights platform now. Lynas halts operations in Malaysia Australian rare earths miner and processor Lynas Corporation — the largest outside of China — in March announced a temporary suspension of its operations in Malaysia. The suspension came on...

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Week in Review: COVID-19 impacts; Trump’s travel suspension; cobalt mine production

Before we head into the weekend, let’s take a look back at the week that was and some of the coverage here on MetalMiner, including: Tesla’s reported interest in cobalt-free batteries; the oil price crash; falling aluminum prices; supply-chain challenges amid the COVID-19 outbreak; Trump’s travel suspension; and global cobalt mine production: Looking for metal…

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Before we head into the weekend, let’s take a look back at the week that was and some of the coverage here on MetalMiner, including: Tesla’s reported interest in cobalt-free batteries; the oil price crash; falling aluminum prices; supply-chain challenges amid the COVID-19 outbreak; Trump’s travel suspension; and global cobalt mine production: Looking for metal...

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Rare Earths MMI: Value of U.S. mining production rises 3% in 2019

The Rare Earths Monthly Metals Index (MMI) held flat this month for a February MMI reading of 20. Looking for metal price forecasting and data analysis in one easy-to-use platform? Inquire about MetalMiner Insights today! U.S. mining production rises in 2019 According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the estimated value of nonfuel mineral mining production reached…

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The Rare Earths Monthly Metals Index (MMI) held flat this month for a February MMI reading of 20. Looking for metal price forecasting and data analysis in one easy-to-use platform? Inquire about MetalMiner Insights today! U.S. mining production rises in 2019 According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the estimated value of nonfuel mineral mining production reached...

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