28.08.2008 - Commodity price index sets record high for seventh month
From Canada.com: The commodity boom still has legs. Scotiabank's commodity pricer index, measuring price trends in 32 of Canada's major exports, rose by four per cent in July from June and set a new record high - for the seventh consecutive month. Potash, oil and gas, copper and aluminum led the way, but prices for most metals declined in August. The bank said China is having power shortages and demand for coal for power stations and steel plants will be strong through the second half this year..... Full Article: Source