COVID-19: Is the metal industry recovering?

COVID-19: Is the metal industry recovering?

COVID-19: Is the metal industry going to recover? June 2020 | Market How does COVID-19 affect the metal market? A recent white paper by the consulting firm Roskill examines precisely this question, using a comparison with the financial crisis of 2008. The results...
How will Europe’s and China’s Relation Change?

How will Europe’s and China’s Relation Change?

How will Europe’s and China’s Relation Change? May 2020 | Market Baden-Wurttemberg’s state environment minister Franz Untersteller (Greens) called in a recent press conference for his state to become more independent of imports of raw materials from...
Corona Hits Rare Earth Industry

Corona Hits Rare Earth Industry

Corona Hits Rare Earth Industry February 2020 | Market The city of Ganzhou, which is the source of around 70 % of the world’s middle and heavy rare earths, suffers from the Corona virus, just like the rest of China. Workers in particular are in short supply –...
Rhenium Remains Highly Sought After

Rhenium Remains Highly Sought After

Rhenium Remains Highly Sought After January 2020 | Market Just 75 tons of Rhenium were produced in 2018 – worldwide, of course. The applications of the technology metal range from catalysts to high-tech components. Another important place of use is aircraft engines:...
China introduces mandatory controls

China introduces mandatory controls

China introduces mandatory controls Rare earths should be easier to trace back in the future. The Chinese Government is therefore implementing appropriate measures in a timely manner. As the Chinese news service baiinfo reports, Beijing will introduce binding...