Delfeld, Carl
March 2006
Forbes Asia;3/13/2006, Vol. 2 Issue 4, p53
The article focuses on the growth of the commodity market in March 2006. The emergence of new commodity investment tools and the perception of commodities as an inflation hedge may also be driving demand. Conglomerate and mining company Anglo American has significant exposure to commodities. It is the largest producer and marketer of gem diamonds in the world and owns 45 % of De Beers. Coffee, the world's second-largest commodity after oil, is anticipated to increase in demand.


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