ANNOUNCEMENT 27 Dec 2012In December 2012, the government of the Russian Federation announced a change in private-sector financial support.
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Primary, official sources in Russian language
1. 27 2012 . N 2539-
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3. 30 2013 . 91-
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Secondary sources in Russian language
The Russian government approved (according to Decree 2539/27.12.2012) state support for the development of the rare earths at the amount of RUB 1 billion (ca. USD 30 million) in 2013. The government plans to provide (according to the Rossiyskaya Gazeta, an official newspaper of the Russian Government, Issue 6235 of 18 November 2013) additional support of RUB 23.5billion (ca. USD 730 million) until 2020. The rare earth minerals are used in the manufacture of many hi-tech products and military equipment.