Commodities Overview

Commodities Weekly Wrap

25 January, 2019

Trade talks could be pivotal to investor sentiment

Commodity prices largely shrugged off comments this week by the US Commerce Secretary that the US and China were “miles and miles” away from a trade deal. But the outlook for trade talks may take centre-stage next week as the Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He is expected in Washington on Wednesday. We think signs of progress with the talks would be positive for nearly all commodity prices, with the notable exception of gold.

Next week is also busy on the data front, with the release on Friday of

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