WTI crude oil jumped 9.21% to close at US$32.3 per barrel on Nymex Friday (Jan 22), while Brent crude soared almost 10% to US$32.2/barrel. Other commodities followed suit with aluminium futures advanced 4% on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, while nickel gained US$200 per ton to close at US$8725 in the London Metal Exchange. To subscribe please click here