Beach Minerals – Will India understand the potential?

Trump’s administration recently announced that it would place a 10% levy on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods including rare earths, setting off the spark for a full-blown trade war with China. This has set the international news mills churning feverishly for the last two days about a ‘rare earth crisis’- A crisis that China could possibly unleash on the western world. China’s vantage is that it holds more than 90% of the world’s production of rare earth minerals. Industry experts fear that if China cuts off supply, it could stop the smooth humming of factories all over the world. Now if …

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India is losing out with Rare Earth Metals

As you would notice India, particularly Tamil Nadu, has a lot of potential in RARE EARTH METALS. There has been very little awareness of the potential of this industry. It is not just a lack of awarenesss, people are grossly  ill-informed about mineral mining. Hence the sector has faced a lot of challenges from media and the government particularly. We have to view this in a more informed way. ‘Responsible Mining’ is all about that. Minerals are valuable to the manufacturing sector. Take the case of the paint industry. There are around 300 to 400 ingredients that go into making decorative …

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