Despite the current global recession, few economists can argue against the economic expansion that will occur in countries such as Russia, Brazil, China and India over the next 20 to 50 years.

Famed investor Jim Rogers, who formed the Quantum Fund with George Soros in 1970, " If you were smart in 1807 you moved to London, if you were smart in 1907 you moved to New York City, and if you are smart in 2007 you move to Asia."

Notwithstanding the cyclical decline in demand that is associated with a global slowdown, the time to buy commodity-related stocks is when inventories for the underlying commodities are at record levels.

Here are several commodity names to watch going forward.

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