Matt Craze

About Matt Craze

Matt Craze has covered commodity markets for more than 20 years, working as a researcher at CRU International, and for over 10 years as a Bloomberg News journalist where he was responsible for initiating Bloomberg’s coverage of the London Metal Exchange in 2004 and agricultural commodities coverage from South America in 2006. Matt has recently completed an MBA at Cornell University and has set up a UK-based consultancy, Spheric Research, that provides research for biotech innovation in food, and next generation material markets including lithium and cobalt, among others.

21 InvestorIntel Articles By Matt Craze


Following historic gold vein key to de-risked mining strategy for Vangold

April 16, 2018
| April 16, 2018

A lot of mining projects are situated in historic mining districts. Massive efficiency gains in all aspects of mining technology […]

The supply chain for electric vehicles could be the mother of all bullwhip effects

April 13, 2018
| April 13, 2018 | 5 Comments

Jay Forrester wrote in his 1961 publication, Industrial Dynamics, about the now infamous bullwhip effect when small shifts in customer […]

Copper experts call for new exploration push

April 11, 2018
| April 11, 2018

The copper market is in desperate need for more greenfield discoveries, said experts at a gathering of the world’s most […]

Update on one of the closest rare earths projects to production in North America

April 10, 2018
| April 10, 2018

Search Minerals Inc. (TSXV: SMY) has been working on its rare earths elements (REE) site in Labrador since 2009. Back […]

Expect new twists to rare earths story as U.S.-China trade dispute escalates

April 09, 2018
| April 09, 2018 | 5 Comments

The current trade dispute between China and the United States will almost certainly influence the rare earth elements (REE) market […]

Want to avoid trade war risk? Go on the counter-offensive, and invest in future technologies

April 05, 2018
| April 05, 2018

Being an investor in March 2018 was not easy. Donald Trump, the 45th president of the United States, has raised […]