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In 2020, between lockdowns weighing heavily on demand, supply chain disruptions, and price volatility soaring, COVID-19 has impacted commodity markets in ways never seen before.

But as we have now entered 2021, it is the perfect time for us to try to understand the long-term impact of the pandemic, and to also decipher the main market trends that will become apparent in the coming months. To learn more, you can access our thought leadership from commodities industry leaders, as well as in-depth analysis and reports written by our in-house analyst teams.

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A Refinitiv EBook Series in Partnership with Wired

The future of commodity trading

Across all commodities there has been a monumental increase in the availability of data regarding what is happening in the real world, when it’s happening and why.

Our series of eBooks explores how the commodities industry has been revolutionised by data and the steps needed to properly ingest, standardise, analyse, and visualise data. 

Reports

Major global supply risks continue to be seen far in advance by Refinitiv

In the August 2021 WASDE report, WAOB made several significant moves that shock the market, resulting in major price movements. Refinitiv’s Agriculture Research team (and Refinitiv’s clients) were well prepared. Download the latest report to find out how the market has changed.

Blogs

Hot and cold: Coffee market creates stir in Q1

Geordie Wilkes analyses the key trends in the coffee market during the first quarter of 2021, as demand increases following the COVID-19 pandemic.

Videos

Leaders of the Unexpected

This is where the industry's most inspiring Master Commodity Traders go deep into the data, trends and insights that impact all traders and share their knowledge and unique strategies for success.

Watch the latest episode where Thais Italiani, Head of Market Intelligence at Hedgepoint Global Markets, shares her insights on the agriculture market in Brazil and the market dynamics for soy complex, which is so critical to Brazil’s future prosperity.

Market Outlook On-Demand Webinar: COVID-19 impact on European Power & Carbon Markets

Join our leading Power​ and Carbon​ Analysts to hear how the COVID-19​ crisis has impacted the European carbon and power markets, how they are shaping up and how they are expected to develop going forward. 

Global Oil Markets: A New Normal? Webinar Highlights

Hear the latest from Refinitiv and S&P Global Platts experts as they answer the following question: Was the WTI negative pricing just a one-off?

Palm Oil: Price trends 2021. Market expectations and sentiments

Joint webinar: Refinitiv and Malaysian Palm Oil Council (MPOC)

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