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Core Consultants is a pioneer in providing commodity market analysis and consultancy services. Our clients include commodity end-users, producers, traders, hedge funds and banking institutions.


Core Consultants provides independent and proprietary advice to a broad range of clients. Our services include feasibility and prefeasibility studies, market evaluation and entry studies.

Subscription Reports

Core Consultants provides a number of industry studies focused on current market conditions as well as the potential outlook for these commodity markets.

Core Consultants provides a number of focused commodity reports available on a subscription basis. Our reports offer Core Consultants’ independent forecasts as well as explores current market conditions and the potential drivers of change.

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Latest News

cobalt artisinal miners in the DRC

From Kolwezi to iPhones: The cobalt supply chain

On the 30th September 2016, The Washington Post published an extremely indepth and informative article on the horrors of the cobalt supply chain in the DRC. We have seen recent breakthroughs in understanding the conflict mineral supply chain, with Amnesty International publishing the first report “This is what we die for” (6 January 2016). The… View Article

nickel costs

Nickel market to move into deficit this year

This article first appeared on InvestorIntel on the 2nd of August 2016 and describes Core Consultants’ view of the nickel market Nickel has found some strong bidding interest in the last few months for the first time since late 2015. Nickel is a versatile metal element that gives alloys corrosion resistance and the ability to withstand… View Article


Bauxite prices buoyed by Chinese demand

The article was first published on InvestorIntel and discusses the fact that bauxite prices held up over the last year while those of other commodities fell drastically. As ever, the main driver behind these prices was China, whose demand created a spot market for bauxite. However, given the capital costs associated with smelters and refiners, the… View Article


Gold breaks psychological barrier of $1,300/oz

The investor demand for gold as a safe haven asset in 2016 has been well documented with the yellow metal up around 30% so far this year. Gold has recently broken through the psychologically important barrier of $1300/oz and is still finding overall bidding interest despite the slight declines in the price during the last… View Article

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