AboutCurrently concentrating on supply chains for construction materials - Steel, Copper, Aluminum, Concrete - primarily raw material flows (ore, LNG, precursors) with a focus on supply interruption and demand fluctuation - especially the role of commodity speculation.
Category Archives: GlobalSupplyChain
Where is science going to take us in the next 50 years? How Is Argus™ II Designed To Produce Sight?.
Anadarko Petroleum has considered seizing the foreign assets of Sonatrach to enforce judgment if the US group wins a $3bn claim against its Algerian partner over the country’s windfall tax on oil. The North African country introduced a tax on … Continue reading
Rebound in the EU led by Germany appears to have pushed inflation above forecasts. Uncertainty amid the unrest in the Arab world is driving oil prices up, however impacts may be largely speculative and unsustainable. Growth is slowing marginally in … Continue reading
The current standoff between the Egyptian street and President Murbarak’s regime is affecting its trading partners, especially its largest, Italy. just-food.com
An interesting article from Michael Levi of the Council on Foreign Relations about how industry spin is hindering the necessary dialog on energy security.