June 2019
Volume 71    Issue 6

Drift of Things

Mining Engineering , 2019, Vol. 71, No. 6, pp. 72-72

US ignores its mineral wealth The United States is the largest consumer of high-tech gadgets and the like, anything that contains the whole gamut of minerals. It is also one of the only countries in the world that ignores the importance of its mineral wealth. Instead, the nation relies on imported material from other countries, most notably, China.

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