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Industry Trend Analysis - EV Growth To Shake-Up Platinum and Palladium Markets - DEC 2017

The rise of electric vehicles will have a negative long-term impact on demand for platinum and palladium, due to their use in conventional gasoline and diesel vehicles that will be increasingly phased out. Despite this, the low penetration of electric vehicles in the broader autos market forecast over the next 10 years and continued growth in platinum/palladium-containing hybrid vehicle sales...

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Industry Trend Analysis - What Our Clients Want To Know: Commodities Of The Future Q&A - NOV 2017

In October 2017, we hosted a webinar on how demand patterns for commodities will change over the next few decades, the long-term outlook for mining projects investment as well as the commodities that will benefit from a low-carbon global future and survive the metals substitution drive. In this analysis, we respond to some of the top client questions posed during the Q&A session that...

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Company Trend Analysis - Caterpillar: Recovery To Continue At A Slower Pace - SEPT 2017

2017 will mark a turning point for Caterpillar, as the company looks on track to post its first revenue growth since 2012. Construction will remain a driving force behind the company's growth over the coming 18 months, whilst both the mining and energy industries will see a mixed performance over the same period as commodity prices remain volatile and companies hold off from expanding investmen...

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