Entry Point – Aluminum

Trafigura says aluminum’s rally has reached its limit as supplies recover. Trafigura analyst Henry Wang notes increased supply and weak demand. He also notes declining manufacturing demand outside of China. “We’re seeing a very bleak demand picture right now,” Wang stressed at the CRU World Aluminum Conference in London. He noted that the price increase…

Gold continues to be bought

Yesterday at the American session, the investment bank Goldman Sachs, one of the largest in the United States, confirmed its forecast for gold, foreshadowing its possible rise to $2,700 per troy ounce by the end of 2024 with the potential to reach $3,130 amid increased demand from global central banks. China is particularly active in…

US INTEREST RATE 21:00 GMT+3

21:00 GMT+3 Interest rate in the USA. Fact 5.50%. Forecast 5.50%. 21:30 GMT+3 FOMC press conference. Today, traders and investors are waiting for statements from Jerome Powell, which could clarify the current situation with inflation and economic slowdown, as well as update the Fed’s monetary policy forecasts. The general consensus in the market is one…

Copper – also into space

In order to fill the market’s potential copper deficit of 8 million tons by 2034, mining companies need prices above $10,000 – $12,000 per ton. Trafigura CEO Jeremy Weir says copper needs to rise above $10,000 to meet demand. The announcement was made Tuesday during a presentation at the CRU World Copper Conference in Santiago,…

ECB INTEREST RATE

At the moment, inflation growth rates in the world’s largest economies remain at a high level. Despite the observed slowdown in inflation in the Eurozone for three consecutive months, the European Commission has lowered its economic growth forecasts for 2024. This is due not only to continued high inflation, but also to a reduction in…

Nonfarm payrolls

At the beginning of this year, the US economy has been strengthening. This is confirmed by the growth of the dollar and shares on the stock market. But the Fed is concerned about rapid growth, which could accelerate inflation. The high price of loans reduces consumer demand, but rates remain at their maximum. The effect…

This rocket will launch soon

Forecasts for 2024 from industry analysts, including The Silver Institute, point to the prospect of a fourth consecutive annual silver shortage, as well as a second record level of demand. As GOLDSEEK notes, silver could rise in price to $35–50 per ounce this year. This is also evidenced by the sentiments of market participants, which…