Financial Times published on October 31, a very interesting article, authored by Javier Blas, at the moment the world's population reaches the milestone number 7 billion.


The author addresses the recurrent concern - the population growth and food production - with special emphasis given over the last 50 years the world's population grew an extra 1 billion, on average, every 13 years, while asking, "Does it matter to global commodities markets?"