Workers transport soil containing rare earth elements for export at a port in Lianyungang in Jiangsu province on October 31, 2010. Photo: Reuters

China’s May rare earth export falls as supply tapers off amid a worsening trade war with the biggest buyer of the elements

  • Rare earth exports fell 16 per cent to 3,640 tonnes from April, according to customs data
  • Overseas shipments fell 7.2 per cent to 19,265 tonnes in the first five months of 2019, compared with the same period last year
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Workers transport soil containing rare earth elements for export at a port in Lianyungang in Jiangsu province on October 31, 2010. Photo: Reuters
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