24.03.2011 - High commodity prices are here to stay
Investors need not look to Asia or other emerging markets for higher returns these days. Record price levels are being recorded daily in the commodity markets, and although most experts agree that current trends are unsustainable, the recent pullback in prices does not even qualify as a “correction” from most market perspectives. The simple fact is that there are not enough raw materials, whether hard or soft commodity by nature, to meet increasing global demand. Since major contract prices are tied to the value of the U.S. Dollar, a major portion of the recent run up can also be attributed to the weakening of our national currency..............................................Full Article: Source
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