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Molycorp Minerals Profile

Molycorp Minerals is a US mining and technology company that produces and markets rare earth products. As a leader in rare earth technology development, Molycorp Minerals’ expertise has provided breakthroughs in industries as varied as military, computing and automotive.

As the leading western supplier, Molycorp Minerals markets rare earth materials from their mining operation in Mountain Pass, California. In addition, Molycorp Minerals maintains a joint venture with Sumitomo Metals, called Sumikin Molycorp, which markets rare earth products in Asia and produces permanent magnet materials in Japan.

Relative Sites

University of Oxford

Contains information on lanthanide chemistry

Ames Laboratory

The Rare Earth Information Center contains articles regarding producers and applications

National Mining Association

Everything you wanted to know about mining and minerals

United States Geological Survey

A useful site for statistics on the lanthanides markets


Contains a list of resources for those interested in ceramics, industrial minerals, and related topics

California Air Resources Board

Offers information on California's zero-emission vehicle program which may lead to new uses for lanthanides


This site contains supplemental information on the lanthanides

The International Molybdenum Association (IMOA)

Fantastic site for information on molybdenum chemistry, applications, products, markets, and news in the moly world.
Last changed at 21-Apr-2009 07:12AM by Clavis