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The world in numbers: Industries: Metals and Mining

UK Only Article:  standard article Fly Title:  The world in numbers: Industries Main image:  20151101_nic008.png Despite China’s slowdown, it is still the chief mover of commodities markets. It consumes half of all copper and aluminium, major components of the EIU … Continue reading

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Outlook for Precious Metals in 2013

Gold and silver are in a holding pattern right now.  The outlook continues to be very positive going forward as there appears to be no end in sight for the massive stimulus from central banks. … Read Full Post View … Continue reading

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World in figures: Industries: Metals and mining

UK Only Article:  standard article Fly Title:  World in figures: Industries Main image:  20130110_idp013.jpg The Economist Intelligence Unit’s index of base-metal prices will rise by 9% in 2013, regaining most of the ground lost in 2012. A modest recovery in … Continue reading

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Base Metals Indicate No Slowdown

Industrial metals typically start to fall in price before evidence is seen of an economic slowdown.  It should be no surprise that economic growth in the U.S. is anemic and Europe is a mess.  China is really where we need … Continue reading

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