30.10.2008 - Crisis remakes the commodity business: John Kemp
From Alibaba.com: Only the brave or the foolish would make predictions about the future amid the biggest market upheaval in three generations. But it is already clear the crisis is profoundly reshaping the commodity trading industry. The mix of intermediaries, customers and financial resources are all being substantially redrawn. So here are some tentative thoughts on how the industry will be remade over the next three to five years. The most immediate impact has been on the availability of funds..... Full Article: Source