UPSC Mains Questions 25. Factors Responsible for the Location of Industries in Various Parts of World

Highlight the applications of Rare earth elements. Also discuss its distribution across the world and India’s policy on rare earth elements.

Rare earth elements are a group of 17 metallic elements like 15 lanthanoids and Yttrium, Scandium, etc. These are high-density, pure elements with multiple usages. Industrial applications: They have unique ..