U.S. Control of ‘Rare Earth’ Minerals Slipping

- February 1st, 2011

The Pittsburgh Tribune Review reports that the US is losing it’s hand on several minerals , including zinc to China

The Pittsburgh Tribune Review reports that the US is losing it’s hand on several minerals, including zinc to China.

The story is quoted as saying:

China dominates more than rare earths. It leads the United States (or even the rest of the world combined) in key elements such as germanium, indium, antimony, zinc, manganese, tungsten, magnesium, cadmium, pig iron, graphite and fluorspar.

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