Criminals Are Liking the Commodities Boom

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    Jun.17 — Commodity prices have surged during the pandemic, led by an upsurge in crime. The thefts of catalytic converters in Europe have increased as they contain the precious metals platinum and palladium. In Chile, copper has become the main target for gangs. In Canada, police are investigating a dramatic increase of the theft of timber. Bloomberg’s Agnieszka de Sousa reports on “Bloomberg Daybreak: Europe.”

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