Battery Materials Summit 2018

June 21-22, 2018
Hangzhou, Zhejiang

6th World Manganese & Selenium Forum

May 21-22, 2018
Hainan Sanya, China

9th World Aluminum Raw Materials Summit 2018

May 17-18, 2018
Jinan, Shandong, China

10th International Rare Earth Summit

May 10-11, 2018
Sanya, Hainan

6th World Antimony Forum

April 23-24, 2018
Zhangjiajie, China

6th International Refractories & Abrasives Summit

April 19-20, 2018
Beijing, China

7th World Magnesium Forum

April 11-13, 2018
Sanya, China

11th World Indium & Germanium & Gallium Forum

Mar 22-23, 2018
Sanya, Hainan, China
Business Visits

Asian Metal visits Baotou Steel Rare Earth International Trade, Baotou Steel Rare Earth Magnetic Materials and Baotou Yikun

In order to understand the industry needs, seek better cooperation with customers and conduct market research, on December 13, 2017, Eric Qiu, Asian Metal rare earth market analyst, and Liu Guojian, Asian Metal president assistant visited Inner Mongolia Baotou Steel Rare Earth International Trade Co., Ltd., Inner Mongolia Baotou Steel Rare Earth Magnetic Materials Co., Ltd. and Baotou Yikun Metallurgical Co., Ltd.
On the morning of December 13, Eric Qiu and Liu Guojian visited Inner Mongolia Baotou Steel Rare Earth International Trade Co., Ltd., and had discussion with General Manager Liu Haifeng, International Trade Department director Yu Jingxue and Integrated Management Department director Liang Lixia. Both parties had in-depth exchanges on the tight supply of LaCe in May, imported rare earth ore and related policies on rare earth. Mr. Liu stated that as a supply and marketing port of Northern Rare Earth, Inner Mongolia Baotou Steel Rare Earth International Trade Co., Ltd. will continue committing to maintain the industry running steadily. In addition, Asia Metal invited the company to attend the International Rare Earth Summit to be held in Sanya, Hainan from May 10th to 11th, 2018 and serve as a guest participant.
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China Northern Rare Earth (Group) High-tech LLC
On the afternoon of December 13, Eric Qiu and Liu Guojian visited Inner Mongolia Baotou Steel Rare Earth Magnetic Materials Co., Ltd. and talked with Jia Haijun, director of marketing department and Zhang Ying, deputy director of purchasing department. Resource Baotou Rare Earth magnet stated that their NdFeB SC alloy output will grow to about 10,000 tons, up by 113% YOY. Both parties communicated about purchasing channels of rare earth metal products and the status of rare earth magnet materials industry in Baotou, etc. Then Eric Qiu and Liu Guojian visited the company's production workshop accompanied by Director Zhang.
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Office building of Inner Mongolia Baotou Steel Rare Earth Magnetic Materials Co., Ltd.
NdFeB SC alloy produced by Inner Mongolia Baotou Steel Rare Earth Magnetic Materials Co., Ltd.
On the afternoon of December 13, Eric Qiu and Liu Guojian visited Baotou Yikun Metallurgical Co., Ltd. and discussed with General Manager Wu Wensheng. Mr. Wu fully affirmed Asia Metal's quotation, market information and data collection about rare earth products. Both parties also actively discussed the spot market conditions, rare earth market trend and other aspects. Mr. Wu stated that he would support the 10th International Rare Earth Summit to be held in Sanya, Hainan from May 10th to 11th, 2018.
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From left: Asian Metal rare earth market analyst Eric Qiu, General Manager Wu Wensheng of Baotou Yikun