Commodities October 2018

Energy prices in high flight

Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak attended OPEC’s 10th Meeting of the Joint Ministerial Monitoring Committee (JMMC) along with other important oil-producing countries in Algeria at the end of September. Following the decision to leave production volumes unchanged, oil prices have reached four-year highs. However, when the US sanctions against Iran come into force in November, many market participants fear this will create bottlenecks in the supply chain. ANIS BELGHOUL KEYSTONE

While energy prices have reached new highs and metals have stabilised again, agricultural markets remain weak. Dr. David-Michael Lincke, Head of Portfolio Management, with his new insights on the latest developments on the commodity markets.