Price Briefing 1 – 7 August

By Laura Syrett
Published: Thursday, 07 August 2014

Frac sand and potash prices rise on swelling demand; fluorspar, rare earths and TiO2 still struggling

Resources sector equities are currently more attractive than direct investments in physical commodities, according to a note published by Baring Asset Management this week.

Baring said that investors should focus on “companies not commodities” to benefit from strong demand for resources, explaining that its positive outlook is based on recent...

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