Rare and rare-earth metals. Metallurgy of rare and rare-earth metals

Rare and rare earth metals (RM and REM) and their compounds have a unique set of physical and chemical properties, and are widely used in instrument making, mechanical engineering and metallurgy, nuclear energy, electronics, optics, chemical and glass industries, producing various phosphors, as well asĀ  in agriculture and medicine.

Tantalum - niobium and beryllium production deployed on the Ulba Metallurgical Plant, and is among the largest in the world.