Commodities Blogs

Food Price Inflation: Where Are The Risks?

After three major food price spikes in the preceding five years, grain prices declined sharply over 2013, falling by an average of 25%. At BMI, we expect grain prices to head further south in 2014,...

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New BMI Special Reports Now Available

Business Monitor International (BMI) has just published several special reports on key themes affecting the global economy and businesses. The most topical of these right now is our report, Iran-US...

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Urbanisation And Commodity Prices

One of the key drivers of high commodity prices in recent years has been urbanisation in the developing world. In China alone almost 300 million people have moved into cities since the turn of the...

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