In this issue

Supercycle runs out of steam – for now

Supercycle runs out of steam – for now

Javier Blas considers the outlook for the growth in prices and asks if we are experiencing a lull or if the end is near

ingots in a warehouse

Metals warehouses: Storage stacks up for traders

Jack Farchy says a former backwater has now become highly profitable

Qualifications: Universities provide new blood for sector

Emiko Terazono asks if degrees can match on-the-job training schemes

Fading fortunes: China’s demand for ‘big coal’ wanes

Leslie Hook finds policy shifts are leading traders to ask if the glory days are over

LNG plant

LNG: US weighs the cost of gas exports to economy

Political worries could hamper plans to sell abroad, says Gregory Meyer