Rare Earth metals and our gadget fetish (infographic)

By Peter Griffin 04/10/2013

From laptops and smart phones to the fibre optic cables and wifi antennae supplying us broadband internet – rare Earth metals are essential to the tech-laden world we live in.

This infographic gives a good idea of the metals in demand around the world for technological applications and the pressure now coming on those supplies as demand increases and stocks become depleted.

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