Trump, Trudeau seek collaboration on ‘critical minerals’: White House

Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau leaves after a meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump at the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, U.S., June 20, 2019. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau ordered officials on Thursday to develop a plan for U.S.-Canada collaboration on “critical minerals,” the White House said in a statement after a meeting of the two leaders. Washington has grown concerned about its dependence on imports of rare earth minerals from […]

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