© Stocksak. FILEPHOTO: A worker watered the site of a mine for rare earth metals in Nancheng, Jiangxi Province December 30, 2010. REUTERS/Stringer
Dominique Patton and Siyi Liu
BEIJING (Stocksak), – China’s September exports of rare earths grew 10.4% compared to the corresponding month one year ago, according to data from the General Administration of Customs on Monday.
The exports of the 17 minerals group from the world’s biggest producer reached 4,327.7 tonnes last Month, an increase of 3,920.2 tonnes in September, according to data.
The month-on-30 increase in this number was 17.8% compared to August’s exports (3,673.6 tonnes).
China exported 37.867 tonnes of minerals between January and September, an increase 6.3% from the previous year.