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USA Rare Earth outlines mine-to-magnet strategy

Posted by Procured By LE Carlson on Jun 15th 2021

USA Rare Earth outlines mine-to-magnet strategy

Trish Saywell - The Northern Miner | January 8, 2021 | 6:38 am News USA Rare Earth

Round Top rare earths project is located outside El Paso, Texas. Image from USA Rare Earth.

Since founding privately held USA Rare Earth three years ago, Pini Althaus has focused on turning his vision of creating a secure supply of rare earth elements in the United States a reality.

The New York-based CEO is equally determined to establish REE separation and processing capability in the U.S. and build manufacturing facilities for magnets containing the critical elements that are used in everything from American Tomahawk missiles and fighter jets to electric vehicles and wind turbines.

It’s essential, he said, in order to wean the world from its dependence on processing REEs in China, which in recent years has also become a net REE importer.

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