Commodity supercycle to mirror cycle in metals

September 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;9/17/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 10, p3
Trade Publication
The article presents information on metal and coal industries. Metal and coal stocks have been extremely strong performers for several years. A dearth of capital spending in North America has made for tight market conditions and high profitability. Metals and mining analyst John Hill believes that structural and supply-side impediments will drive prices far higher than the consensus believes. Hill says that the credit turmoil from the U.S. Federal Reserve will be massively reflationary.


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