Neodymium is displayed at the Inner Mongolia Baotou Steel Rare-Earth Hi-Tech Co. factory in Baotou, Inner Mongolia, China. (Photographer: Nelson Ching/Bloomberg)

China Gears Up to Weaponize Rare Earths Dominance in Trade War

(Bloomberg) -- Beijing is gearing up to use its dominance of rare earths to hit back in its deepening trade war with Washington.