Raw materials Blog
News on Strategic Metals and Information on Their Potential as Physical Assets
China Considers Export Ban on Rare Earth Technologies
China may restrict exports of tech related to rare earth magnets, possibly in response to Western export controls on microchips. What would be the blowback of an escalating trade dispute?
Two Billion Euros: Germany Plans Fund to Secure Raw Materials
The German government aims to secure its long-term supply of raw materials by investing at home and abroad. Can its planned two-billion-euro fund help achieve this?
Strategic Metals as an Alternative to Gold and Silver
Gold and silver are particularly popular as investments. However, the two precious metals have got competition and are no longer the only option for investment metals.
EU Presents Draft Law to Safeguard Critical Raw Materials
The European Union has presented plans to fundamentally revamp its policies dealing with critical raw materials to reduce its dependence on individual countries.
Raw Materials Market for Rare Earths Sends Confusing Signals
The market for rare earths has been on the move since the beginning of the year. Raw materials experts from TRADIUM explain the global supply situation and puts the current situation in context.
Where is the Price Journey for Hafnium Heading?
The price of hafnium, which is used in aircraft turbines, for example, has risen sharply in recent months. In an interview, raw materials experts from TRADIUM explain the background.
Rare Earths from Europe: Dream or Soon Reality?
The discovery of a large rare earth deposit in Sweden became public earlier this year. It is still unclear if and when mining the raw materials can reduce the EU’s dependence on imports from China.
Which Raw Materials are Suitable as Physical Assets?
Investing in physical assets does not have to be limited to real estate or works of art. Metallic raw materials can also interest private buyers.
Inflation Hedging through Physical Assets
Individuals can use strategic metals as physical assets to focus on long-term value growth and protect their investments against inflation.
Precious Spice Metals for High-Tech Products
Strategic metals are usually applied in industry in small doses – as in seasoning in the kitchen. Demand for the rare spice metals is increasing, causing prices to rise in many cases.
Duty-Free Warehouse: How Investors Can Save Taxes
The decision to acquire Strategic Metals raises the question of storage. In order to benefit from tax advantages as well, a duty-free warehouse can be a useful option.
Seven Things to Consider When Buying Strategic Metals
There are some points to consider when investing in tangible assets such as technology metals and rare earths.
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