March 26, 2012

China's 'Rare Earths' & Obama's Hypocrisy

John Tamny, Forbes

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At present, China produces roughly 95% of rare earths, and it's of course assumed that the high price of these obscure metals has resulted from export restrictions. Obama et al really ought to look in the mirror on this one, and once they do, leave China alone.

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TAGGED: Barack Obama, China, Rare Earths


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