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China Rare Earth

U.S. Challenges Limits On Crucial Materials Found In Smartphones

AP | DON MELVIN | Posted 05.13.2012 | Technology

BRUSSELS — The United States, the European Union and Japan filed complaints Tuesday with the World Trade Organization charging that China is lim...

Export Restrictions Could Land China In The Hot Seat

Reuters | Posted 05.13.2012 | Technology

BEIJING (Reuters) - China is preparing to defend itself should the United States and other countries take its rare earth export restrictions to the Wo...

China May Alter 'Rare Earth' Policy

AP | By JOE McDONALD | Posted 09.13.2011 | Technology

BEIJING -- A European trade envoy said Chinese officials indicated Thursday that Beijing might change its curbs on exports of rare earths after a Worl...

Paper Says China Has Legal, Moral Right To Curb 'Rare Earth'

Posted 09.06.2011 | Technology

BEIJING (Reuters) - China is well within its rights, legally and morally, to limit rare earth exports, argued an article in Chinese state media on...

Could China's Latest Decision Lead To More U.S. Mining?

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

BEIJING — China said Tuesday it is reducing the amount of rare earths it will export next year by more than 10 percent – likely to be an u...