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Industry Bulletin: Growing demand for rare metals in the aerospace industry

April 28, 2008

In our ongoing efforts to provide you with broader communications and industry information, we are pleased to issue another Industry Bulletin discussing recent trends in the markets of various rare and strategic metals.  In this edition, we focus on the aerospace industry where the trend toward reduced aircraft weight and energy efficiency is creating new demand for rare metals.

In April, Avalon attended the Metals for the Aerospace Industry 2008 Conference held in Barcelona, Spain, and consulting geologist, Dr. David L. Trueman, P.Geo, was one of the invited speakers. His presentation, entitled From the Ground Up