Global Stakeholders Launch the
Rare Earth Industry Association
On June 26th, the Rare Earth Industry Association (“REIA”) is pleased to announce its formation, as a new global association for rare-earth industry stakeholders. The association was launched with the support of EIT RawMaterials, a European R&D funding agency. Rare Earth elements are playing a crucial rule in many technologies and applications, and its mining and processing is heavy concentrated in China. Martin Tauber, Chairman of the IMA European Committee was elected as Advisory Board member.