09.08.2013 - Rising demand causes commodities supply risk
The supply of commodities may not be able to meet long-term demand without investment in new technologies, a report has warned. Price Formation in Commodities Markets: Financialisation and Beyond surveyed 11 different markets, including oil, gas, iron, wheat and sugar, and covers elements such as supply and demand, financial markets, government intervention and weather. The report, produced jointly by the Centre for European Policy Studies and the European Capital Markets Institute, said there had been a “structural shift” in prices over the past decade due to the growth of emerging economies...............................................Full Article: Source
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