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Growth beats supply as price driver

Metal price cycles are fortuitous events over which the mining industry exerts minimal control. Unanticipated changes in global demand are usually at the heart of cyclical swings in prices.

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Last week's column reviewed data about the frequency and duration of metal price cycles over the past six decades. After more than two years since the start of the price upswing which began in...