Ketchikan to be home of rare earth plant
SE Alaska chosen for Ucore's first Strategic Metals Complex North of 60 Mining News – February 2, 2018
Last updated 9/24/2020 at 6:18pm
After investigating locations across the United States to host its first Strategic Metals Complex, or SMC, Ucore Rare Metals Inc. has decided that a Southeast Alaska town with a Pacific Rim port is the ideal place to build the cutting-edge rare earths processing facility.
"Engineering and economic studies have confirmed that Ketchikan is our preferred location to construct our first strategic a...