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China Minmetals Rare Earth Co has announced a merger with two of China’s other top rare earth producers, creating a global force in the strategic industry. Under the merger, the equity of Minmetals Rare Earth, Chinalco Rare Earth & Metals Co and China Southern Rare Earth Group Co will transfer into a new unnamed company under the state assets regulator. CRU...

Africa-focused Rainbow Rare Earths has acquired ten mining claims in Zimbabwe as the mining junior looks to expand on its sole existing operation – the Gakara Rare Earth Project in Burundi. The London-listed and headquartered company said the licences will be held 100% by local subsidiary...

Mines in the United States produced an estimated US$74.6 billion of raw materials, a small increase on 2015, reported the US Geological Survey. The calculation comes from the 40th annual Mineral Commodity Summaries report which includes statistics on more than 88 mineral commodities important to the...