Dec 31, 2013 From coffee to copper to corn, the price of commodities has fallen over the past year.
Dec 26, 2013 Our journey through the economics of elements checks out mercury.
Oct 10, 2014 The BBC's Justin Rowlatt explains why gold became the precious metal pick of the litter
Dec 9, 2013 Gold investors are abandoning ship, as the economy continues to improve slowly.
Nov 26, 2013 Since 1919, bankers have come together every day to determine the price of gold around the world. But now the process -- the London Gold Fix – is under scrutiny by British regulators.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Nov 21, 2013 Investors who are worried about inflation have been pouring money into commodities like gold, silver and wheat. But what is a commodity, anyway? And why are they considered a good investment for inflation hawks?
Oct 29, 2013 Cocoa prices are near record highs, as farmers who have switched to more lucrative crops have driven down supply.
Aug 27, 2013 A key shipping index is up dramatically in the past several weeks, thanks largely to demand from China's steel industry. But analysts say it's only a small window into the industry.
Aug 12, 2013 Regulators have subpoenaed a metal warehousing firm as aluminum manufactures have launched a class action lawsuit against the London Metals Exchange.