08.10.2013 - Investors pulling money from commodities
After a decade of blistering growth, global commodity prices have generally been declining since 2012, and the financial sector has begun withdrawing its sizable investments from commodities markets, according to a new economic report by Washington, D.C.,-based Worldwatch Institute. However, the independent research organizationís report finds agricultural goods have fared better than most other commodity classes. Though commodities traded on public exchanges saw a combined 6 percent decrease in prices during 2012, agriculture ó helped by limited supplies due to a severe drought ó energy and precious metals were the exceptions, making price gains, according to the report...............................................Full Article: Source
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