Beijing wants to safeguard supply of key strategic resources, including iron ore. Photo: Getty Images
Beijing wants to safeguard supply of key strategic resources, including iron ore. Photo: Getty Images
Commodities

China vows greater iron ore self-sufficiency as ‘deglobalisation tide’ and coronavirus expose mineral supply risks

  • In the 2021-25 raw material development plan, Beijing says iron self-sufficiency will be ‘significantly’ increased
  • China will also optimise the annual quota mechanism for the production of rare earth, tungsten and other minerals

Topic |   Commodities
Beijing wants to safeguard supply of key strategic resources, including iron ore. Photo: Getty Images
Beijing wants to safeguard supply of key strategic resources, including iron ore. Photo: Getty Images
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