"Bell-ringer" for commodity prices rally

DON’T be surprised if the bull-run currently being experienced in metal prices starts wagging its tail some time soon. This was the sobering, albeit not totally unexpected missive unleashed on delegates attending day one of Mining Indaba 2006 by Gerard Holden, managing director (mining & metals) at Barclays Capital. By Mark Story in Cape Town

"Bell-ringer" for commodity prices rally "Bell-ringer" for commodity prices rally "Bell-ringer" for commodity prices rally "Bell-ringer" for commodity prices rally "Bell-ringer" for commodity prices rally

He told delegates the unprecedented strength experienced across (base metal) commodity markets – fuelled by demand in China, now the world’s fourth largest economy with 9.

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