Drawing on a large number of diverse sources, The Impact of China on Global Commodity Prices comprehensively and systematically
evidences the trends in the prices of different sets of commodities, analyses the drivers of China's demand for commodities
the factors constraining global supply and in the role which the financialisation of commodities is playing in constraining
commodity production. It also documents and the growing role of China as a foreign investor in the commodities sectors. All
of these trends are woven together to explore the fabric of strategic choices confronting public and private sector decision-makers.