Lanthanides

Ucore Subsidiary, Innovation Metals Corp., Commences RapidSX Separation Testing with Rare-Earth Producer

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 - 2:23pm

The purpose of the TTA is to generate empirical data for joint evaluation by IMC and the REE Producer regarding IMC\'s proprietary RapidSX\xe2\x84\xa2 separation technology for the separation of the REE Producer\'s MREC.

Key Points: 
  • The purpose of the TTA is to generate empirical data for joint evaluation by IMC and the REE Producer regarding IMC\'s proprietary RapidSX\xe2\x84\xa2 separation technology for the separation of the REE Producer\'s MREC.
  • The goal is focused on producing high-purity rare-earth element oxides ("REOs") required for the global rare-earth element ("REE") permanent-magnet industry.
  • The data generated will be used to help optimize flowsheets for the separation and purification of this specific MREC, utilizing the RapidSX technology, as a means of producing commercial-grade REOs.
  • Ucore has also assumed that sufficient external funding will be secured to develop the specific engineering plans for the Alaska SMC and its construction.

Rare-Earth Metals (Lanthanum, Cerium, Neodymium, Praseodymium, Samarium, Europium, Others) Market - Global Forecast to 2026 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, April 22, 2021 - 1:04pm

APAC is the fastest-growing market for rare-earth metals due to increase in production and consumption in China.

Key Points: 
  • APAC is the fastest-growing market for rare-earth metals due to increase in production and consumption in China.
  • Significant usage of permanent magnets offer a huge impetus to these advanced materials, are expected to drive the rare-earth metals market in the region.\nThe Neodymium oxide segment is projected to lead the rare-earth metals market, in terms of value, during the forecast period.
  • It is used in high-strength permanent magnets that are also known as neodymium-iron-boron (NdFeB) magnets and are one of the strongest magnets in the world.
  • Incresing use of Clean energy application has driven the market.\nThe Phosphors segment, by application, is projected to grow at the highest CAGR during the forecast period.

Rare Earth Elements to Make a Strong Comeback After 2020 Setback, Says Beroe Inc

Monday, April 19, 2021 - 2:00pm

The rare earth industry is expected to record a CAGR of 7.5 percent during the forecast period of 2021-2026.

Key Points: 
  • The rare earth industry is expected to record a CAGR of 7.5 percent during the forecast period of 2021-2026.
  • This is expected to lead to a surge in the consumption of rare earth elements in the near term.
  • Such a rare earth market outlook presentsa complete and positive picture of this industry, and the upbeat rare earth metal market trends in particular.\nThere are some defined drivers and constraints for the rare earth market.
  • This clash may impact the rare earth metals marketglobally.\nCurrent rare earth metal price trends indicate that the Neodymium metal prices will reduce by 0.5 percent and average at $65.77/Kg.

Rare Earth Elements to Make a Strong Comeback After 2020 Setback, Says Beroe Inc

Monday, April 19, 2021 - 2:00pm

The rare earth industry is expected to record a CAGR of 7.5 percent during the forecast period of 2021-2026.

Key Points: 
  • The rare earth industry is expected to record a CAGR of 7.5 percent during the forecast period of 2021-2026.
  • This is expected to lead to a surge in the consumption of rare earth elements in the near term.
  • Such a rare earth market outlook presentsa complete and positive picture of this industry, and the upbeat rare earth metal market trends in particular.\nThere are some defined drivers and constraints for the rare earth market.
  • This clash may impact the rare earth metals marketglobally.\nCurrent rare earth metal price trends indicate that the Neodymium metal prices will reduce by 0.5 percent and average at $65.77/Kg.

Defense Metals Prepares Additional High-Grade Rare Earth Element Concentrate Samples For Evaluation By Leading Global Rare Earths Producers

Monday, April 12, 2021 - 10:00am

Defense Metals believes this underscores growing international market demand for readily accessible, high-quality, North American REE products.

Key Points: 
  • Defense Metals believes this underscores growing international market demand for readily accessible, high-quality, North American REE products.
  • Discussions with potential offtake partners have the potential to yield benefits through opportunities for direct project funding, technical services agreements, and access to the full downstream rare earths value chain.
  • Defense Metals has an option to acquire 100% of the 1,708 hectare Wicheeda Rare Earth Element Property located near Prince George, British Columbia, Canada.
  • is available under Defense Metals Corp.\'s profile on SEDAR ( www.sedar.com )\nView original content to download multimedia: http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/defense-metals-prepares-addition...\n'

Rare Earths Elements in High-Tech Industries with Focus on Semiconductors, HDDs, LCDs, Consumer Products and Green Technology

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 12:45pm

Rare earth elements (REE) are a group of 15-17 elements comprising the lanthanides (atomic numbers 57-71) plus yttrium and scandium.

Key Points: 
  • Rare earth elements (REE) are a group of 15-17 elements comprising the lanthanides (atomic numbers 57-71) plus yttrium and scandium.
  • Rare earths have a number of specific optical, magnetic and catalytic properties which drive demand across a wide range of applications.
  • The structural shift to the green economy is a significant driver of our bullish outlook on rare earth prices.
  • This report analyzes applications and markets for rare earth materials, with particular emphasis on high-tech industries such as semiconductors, HDDs, LCDs, consumer products, and green technology.

Brazil Minerals Highlights Progress in Its Annual Report

Thursday, April 1, 2021 - 2:50pm

Belo Horizonte, Brazil--(Newsfile Corp. - April 1, 2021) - Brazil Minerals, Inc. (OTC Pink: BMIX) (the "Company" or "Brazil Minerals"), the Strategic Mineral Resource Company for the Green Energy Revolution, is pleased to announce that it filed yesterday its annual report and audited financial statements on Form 10-K (the "10-K") with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Key Points: 
  • Belo Horizonte, Brazil--(Newsfile Corp. - April 1, 2021) - Brazil Minerals, Inc. (OTC Pink: BMIX) (the "Company" or "Brazil Minerals"), the Strategic Mineral Resource Company for the Green Energy Revolution, is pleased to announce that it filed yesterday its annual report and audited financial statements on Form 10-K (the "10-K") with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
  • Rare Earths: Brazil Minerals increased its portfolio of rare earths properties by 363% to 39,972 acres by adding a second project.
  • Nickel/Cobalt: Brazil Minerals increased our portfolio of rare earths properties by 191% to 9,553 acres by adding a second project.
  • Brazil Minerals, Inc. (OTC Pink: BMIX) is focused on essential and strategic minerals for the Green Energy Revolution with 100%-owned projects in hard-rock lithium, rare earths and titanium.

Energy Fuels Inc. (NYSE American: UUUU) (TSX: EFR) Breaking Cycle of Dependence

Thursday, March 18, 2021 - 12:30pm

NEW YORK, March 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NetworkNewsAudio Energy Fuels Inc. (NYSE American: UUUU) (TSX: EFR).

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, March 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NetworkNewsAudio Energy Fuels Inc. (NYSE American: UUUU) (TSX: EFR).
  • Several other key rare earths also jumped in value this year, including dysprosium (+53%), gadolinium (+39%) and terbium (+39%).
  • Energy Fuels Inc.(NYSE: UUUU) is attempting to break this cycle of dependence on foreign sources and bring REE production home to the United States.
  • Energy Fuels is a leading U.S.-based uranium mining company, supplying U3O8 to major nuclear utilities.

Importance of Rare Earth Elements (REEs) soars as Demand Increases

Tuesday, March 16, 2021 - 12:30pm

Rare earth elements (REEs) are crucial for production of clean energy, electric vehicles, consumer electronics, national defense and more.

Key Points: 
  • Rare earth elements (REEs) are crucial for production of clean energy, electric vehicles, consumer electronics, national defense and more.
  • While rare earths are not actually rare in the Earth's crust, rare earth supply chains not dominated by China are extremely rare.
  • Energy Fuels will sell the mixed rare earth carbonate to Neo, which will then produce separated rare earth oxides and other value-added rare earth products for European and U.S. markets.
  • Given the demand and the foreign chokehold, Energy Fuels' rare earth initiative may present a rare opportunity.

Importance of Rare Earth Elements (REEs) soars as Demand Increases

Tuesday, March 16, 2021 - 12:30pm

Rare earth elements (REEs) are crucial for production of clean energy, electric vehicles, consumer electronics, national defense and more.

Key Points: 
  • Rare earth elements (REEs) are crucial for production of clean energy, electric vehicles, consumer electronics, national defense and more.
  • While rare earths are not actually rare in the Earth's crust, rare earth supply chains not dominated by China are extremely rare.
  • Energy Fuels will sell the mixed rare earth carbonate to Neo, which will then produce separated rare earth oxides and other value-added rare earth products for European and U.S. markets.
  • Given the demand and the foreign chokehold, Energy Fuels' rare earth initiative may present a rare opportunity.