By Maya Lester KC & Michael O’Kane

China proposes draft controls on rare earth minerals

We reported in October 2020 that the Chinese government had adopted The Export Control Law, which came into force in January 2021. The Chinese Ministry of Industry and Information Technology has now proposed draft controls on the production and export of 17 rare earth minerals for the purposes of safeguarding national interests and industrial security. A consultation was also launched, which …


About Michael O'Kane

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Michael is Senior Partner at Peters & Peters Solicitors LLP. He has acted in many of the most high profile and sensitive business crime cases of the last 25 years, at Peters &...

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