Articles Tagged "Molycorp"

Rare Earth Juniors Jump; Lynas Hurt by Death at Plant

Rare Earth – MINING.com reported on two developments on Tuesday for rare earth company investors. In the first, the death of an engineer at Lynas' (ASX:LYC) processing facility in Malaysia caused the Australian company's shares to drop 3.6 percent on Tuesday and 7 percent since the fatality was reported.

Rare Earth Stocks Rise on Chinese Purchase Plans

Rare Earth – Most rare earth companies had a good week last week, due to news that China is likely to purchase 10,000 tonnes of rare earths for its strategic minerals stockpile.

Rare Earths in the United States

Rare Earth – The USGS recently determined the United States is sitting on a sizable untapped reserve of rare earth reserves in the west part of the country. New extraction techniques will allow companies to access this rare earth in old mine tailings.