The Bosch Technology Group is advancing the development of semiconductor technology with technology metals: Gallium nitride is expected to make microchips even smaller and more powerful.
The technology metal indium is helping to increase the energy production of solar modules. An efficiency of 50 percent could soon be reached.
The decision to acquire Strategic Metals raises the question of storage. In order to benefit from tax advantages as well, a duty-free warehouse can be a useful option.
Mining of rare earth metals to be stepped up. Expert sees ingredients for a perfect storm in commodity markets.
There are some points to consider when investing in tangible assets such as technology metals and rare earths.
Alternative investments in critical raw materials can help you effectively diversify your portfolio.
Strategic metals are sought-after raw materials whose demand continues to rise. Private investors can take advantage of this.
To expand the supply of renewable energies, ever greater quantities of raw materials such as technology metals are needed.
Dependence on Russia and its raw materials is not only high for oil and gas, but also for the precious metal palladium.
Rare earths like neodymium or dysprosium sourced from a comet? What seems to be fiction in the Netflix film “Don’t Look Up” is a realistic scenario for the future.
The consolidation of the rare earth industry in China through the merger of three state-owned companies could be of great impact on pricing in the future.
Permanent magnets made of rare earths have become essential in many applications. Their inventor Sagawa Masato has now been honored.
Permanent magnets are used in a new surgical technique that helps children with a congenital esophageal defect.
China has dominated the world market for rare earths for years. Now its market position is to be further strengthened by a consolidation of the industry.
The new german government wants to accelerate climate protection. Large quantities of critical raw materials are needed.