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Iron And Copper Continue To Decline As China Economy Slows (Low Oil Prices Hurting Saudi Arabia)

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I thought the top news of the day was Lindsay Lohan announcing her candidacy for President of the USA, but the decline in iron and copper prices seemed more relevant.

China is indeed slowing in terms of economic growth. And taking iron and copper prices down with it.

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Then there is oil. Even Saudi Arabia is delaying payments to government contractors as the slump in oil prices pushes the country into a deficit for the first time since 2009.

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I never thought I would mention Saudi Arabia and Lindsay Lohan in the same article.

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