Metals

Metals

Metals Chart Book

5 January, 2017

Metals prices come off the boil in December

The prices of most metals rose last year, but industrial metals substantially outperformed precious. While we had always been positive on the outlook for metals in 2016, even we were surprised by the scale of the rally. Indeed, we are now concerned that the prevailing optimism about demand could prove unfounded. As such, the prices of industrial metals, in particular, may ease back as optimism fades. That said, supply will be a differentiating factor. At the same time, more aggressive tightening

Access this publication and more, take our free trial subscription today.

Free Trial

Already a subscriber? Simply log in to view this article.

Save to Library

New Book

Making a Success of Brexit
and Reforming the EU

by Roger Bootle

"Outstanding - engaging - absorbing"
Daily Telegraph

Buy now on Amazon

Get the App

The Capital Economics apps are a great way for clients to keep up to date with our latest research.

Capital Economics AppsFind out more
We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. Read our Cookie Policy for more information.