13.05.2013 - Commodity super cycle isn't dead, emerging nations keep it alive: ETFS
Commodity super-cycle that began in 1990's is far from over and it will continue to be driven by resource intensive urbanisation, industrialisation in emerging countries, according to an analysis by ETF Securities Ltd. It said that analysts have shown a tendency to confuse short term correction in prices denoting end of super cycle while such cycles have to be defined over a larger time frame extending to three to four decades. ETFS said that the world has seen four major super cycles in the past 160 years with bull cycles ranging from 30-40 years and the immediate two previous super cycles were driven by growth in USA (1870-1913) and post war Japan from 1946-1973.........................................Full Article: Source