18.12.2008 - Global credit crisis and commodities supply
From Commodityonline.com: The global credit crisis is expected to reduce the trend growth rate of supply in many commodities as producers defer or scale back capacity investment. Much of this investment involves large up-front costs and long lead times. This slower capacity development will reduce the ability of producers to absorb the next upswing in commodities demand as emerging market structural transformation continues..... Full Article: Source