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China’s Rare Earth Export Jumps by 31% after WTO Ruling

Posted September 09, 2014

Under Economic Issues, International Trade Issues

(The Economic Times)

China’s exports of rare earths jumped to 31% last month after the WTO ruled against export duties and quotas imposed by the communist giant.

According to the new customs data, Chinese companies exported 2,353 tonnes of rare earths last month, nearly 31% more than the previous month.

China’s rare earth exports fell to 1,556 tonnes in June, the lowest level of this year, according to the General Administration of Customs (GAC). Read more here.