AIDEA looks into funding Ketchikan SMC
Alaska agency eyes economic advantages of rare earth facility North of 60 Mining News – October 26, 2018
Last updated 9/25/2020 at 6:52am
Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority (AIDEA) continues to be interested in funding the Strategic Metals Complex, or SMC, a rare earth element separation facility that Ucore Rare Metals is planning to develop in Ketchikan, Alaska.
In 2014, the Alaska Legislature authorized AIDEA to invest up to US$145 million to help finance the development of a mine at Ucore's Bokan Mountain rare...