Jim Rogers is a known commodities cheerleader. His belief in the cyclical nature of commodities was one of the main reasons his Quantum Fund tacked on gains of 4200% over 10 years.
On November 4, 2010, at Oxford University’s Balliol College, he urged students to scrap career plans for Wall Street or the City, London’s financial district, and to study agriculture and mining instead. “The power is shifting again from the financial centers to the producers of real goods. The place to be is in commodities, raw materials, natural resources.” – Source