[Reuters] China 2010 rare earth exports slip, value rockets

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[Reuters] China 2010 rare earth exports slip, value rockets - 01/19/11 08:23 AM

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's exports of vital rare earth elements used for numerous high-tech goods slipped almost one-tenth last year but the overall value rocketed as quota cuts lifted international prices, data showed on Wednesday.