World Rare Earths

This report forecasts total world demand in 2019 for rare earths by product, market, and major world region in metric tons. Product segments include: cerium, lanthanum, neodymium, and other products. Reported markets encompass: permanent magnets; glass, polishing, and ceramics; fluid cracking catalysts; metal processing; battery alloys; and other markets. Major world regions include North America, Western Europe, Asia/Pacific, and all other regions. Demand by product segment is also forecast for each major world region.

To illustrate historical trends world, product, market, and regional demand (including product segments) are provided for 2009 and 2014. Further, regional demand is segmented by market for 2014.

Further analysis includes an Industry Structure section, which surveys the supply base and profiles the leading firms competing to serve global demand. A one-page, introductory Highlights section summarizes key findings from this 32-page report, and a Resources section lists contributing sources as well as resources available for further research.

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