Terence Bell

Metal Expert


University of British Columbia

Carleton University




  • Editor of Strategic Metal Report, a blog providing market followers with up-to-date, independent, and unique analyses of minor metal markets.
  • Splits his time between Beijing and Vancouver, managing Strategic Metal Investments, Ltd.


Terence Bell is a former writer who has been involved in the rare earth and minor metal industries for over 10 years. Beginning as a warehouse employee, driving forklifts and filling orders for specialty metals, he moved into metal trading after completing university. 

He was a sales manager at Hefa Rare Earth Canada Co. Ltd.



Terrence Bell earned a BA in International Relations / Economics from the University of British Columbia and a MA in International Relations from Carleton College.

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