Rare earth mined in Lianyungang, Jiangsu. Mainland production this year is to rise 12 per cent to 10.5 million tonnes. Photo: Imaginechina

China's grip on rare earths supply loosens as more overseas mines start

More overseas projects and the scaling back of illegal mines on mainland reduce market share

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Rare earth mined in Lianyungang, Jiangsu. Mainland production this year is to rise 12 per cent to 10.5 million tonnes. Photo: Imaginechina
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