China launched the One Belt One Road (OBOR) project 5+ years ago and made their first rail delivery in February 2016. China has been stock piling commodities, especially base metals, like copper and steel, for the past 2+ years in order to produce all the finished goods necessary to construct the largest infrastructure the world has ever seen. In 2016 we witnessed close to a doubling of the market price for iron ore and Alasdair sees this trend continuing into 2017. …read more

Source of this post from Alexis Bush Blog http://silverandgoldcoinblog.com/2017/01/23/alasdair-macleod-silver-gold-and-commodities-in-2017/