Baltic Dry increased 849 index points or 66.22% since the beginning of 2019, according to trading on a contract for difference (CFD) that tracks the benchmark market for this commodity. Historically, Baltic Exchange Dry Index reached an all time high of 11793 in May of 2008 and a record low of 290 in February of 2016.

Baltic Exchange Dry Index is expected to trade at 2224.14 index points by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate it to trade at 1980.00 in 12 months time.


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Energy Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Crude Oil 58.4309 0.26 0.45% 6.53% 4.94% -17.45% Sep/20
Brent 64.4747 0.19 0.30% 7.07% 6.92% -18.18% Sep/20
Natural gas 2.5297 0.00 -0.12% -3.22% 16.58% -15.02% Sep/20
Gasoline 1.6812 0.02 -1.08% 8.25% -0.74% -16.65% Sep/20
Heating oil 1.9969 0.00 -0.24% 6.34% 7.52% -10.29% Sep/20
Ethanol 1.3489 0.03 -1.89% -0.52% -0.08% 7.83% Sep/20
Naphtha 483.76 0.63 0.13% 6.70% 7.57% -27.84% Sep/20
Propane 0.45 0.00 -0.16% 4.96% 14.60% -57.51% Sep/20
Uranium 25.7000 0.00 0.00% 2.59% 1.58% -6.03% Sep/20

Metals Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Gold 1,516.16 17.35 1.16% 1.86% 0.94% 26.44% Sep/20
Silver 18.0122 0.21 1.16% 3.37% 5.27% 26.40% Sep/20
Platinum 945.75 8.75 0.93% -0.25% 10.91% 14.43% Sep/20

Agricultural Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Soybeans 883.0229 10.75 -1.20% -0.20% 2.62% 4.22% Sep/20
Wheat 487.0000 1.00 -0.20% 0.26% 5.30% -6.66% Sep/20
Cotton 59.13 0.14 0.24% -4.06% -1.24% -25.42% Sep/20
Rice 12.3320 0.05 -0.40% 3.02% 13.03% 24.82% Sep/20
Cheese 1.9030 0.00 0.00% -0.26% 3.99% 14.98% Sep/20
Palm Oil 2,409.00 11.00 -0.45% 1.90% 2.60% 13.85% Sep/20
Milk 18.26 0.01 0.05% -0.27% 3.69% 13.14% Sep/20
Rubber 164.00 6.00 -3.53% -1.09% -2.32% 13.10% Sep/20
Orange Juice 100.15 1.50 1.52% -1.77% 2.30% -31.99% Sep/20
Coffee 98.40 0.05 0.05% -1.11% 5.98% -1.50% Sep/20
Lumber 383.80 5.50 1.45% 2.62% 3.98% 12.78% Sep/20
Wool 1,542.00 0.00 0.00% 0.46% 1.92% -25.40% Sep/20
Canola 447.40 3.50 -0.78% -0.53% -1.26% -8.56% Sep/20
Sugar 11.09 0.10 0.91% 1.84% -2.63% 2.31% Sep/20
Tea 3.09 0.00 0.00% -2.83% 12.36% -3.74% Sep/20
Cocoa 2,473.00 5.00 0.20% 7.71% 12.87% 14.12% Sep/20
Oat 276.0493 0.75 -0.27% -4.89% 1.68% 9.11% Sep/20
Corn 370.1357 2.00 -0.54% 4.12% 2.11% 3.61% Sep/20

Livestock Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Live Cattle 99.7729 0.08 -0.08% 1.73% -2.83% -11.76% Sep/20
Lean Hogs 60.6705 0.75 -1.22% -8.73% -4.15% 0.61% Sep/20
Beef 10.84 0.02 0.18% 0.93% 2.17% 5.76% Sep/20
Poultry 4.52 0.00 0.00% -1.53% -1.74% 3.43% Sep/20
Feeder Cattle 140.6441 0.53 0.38% 3.04% 2.38% -10.39% Sep/20

Industrial Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Copper 2.5737 0.02 -0.68% -4.00% -0.30% -9.26% Sep/20
Bitumen 3,312.00 60.00 -1.78% -5.59% -3.72% -10.29% Sep/20
Steel 3,691.00 50.00 -1.34% -2.84% -1.73% -19.27% Sep/20
Cobalt 37,000 0.00 0.00% 1.37% 13.50% -40.56% Sep/20
Coal 70.17 0.03 -0.04% -0.43% 4.42% -37.32% Sep/20
Palladium 1,641.50 18.22 1.12% 2.18% 11.56% 56.48% Sep/20
Lead 2,085.25 0.00 0.00% 0.74% 1.35% 2.42% Sep/20
Aluminum 1,795.00 5.00 -0.28% -0.44% 0.73% -14.16% Sep/20
Tin 16,725.00 250.00 1.52% -2.34% 1.52% -11.97% Sep/20
Zinc 2,305.00 7.00 -0.30% -1.79% 3.55% -7.65% Sep/20
Nickel 17,430.00 0.00 0.00% -3.98% 9.77% 32.38% Sep/20
Molybdenum 27.70 0.00 0.00% 0.00% -1.07% -5.46% Sep/20
Iron Ore 92.00 1.00 -1.08% -2.13% 0.00% 32.37% Sep/20
Soda Ash 1,740.00 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 3.78% -5.07% Sep/20
Neodymium 412,500.00 0.00 0.00% -0.72% 5.36% 1.23% Sep/20
Iron Ore 62% fe 93.3800 0.08 -0.09% -1.47% 1.49% 35.94% Sep/20
Rhodium 5,200.00 300.00 6.12% 10.05% 32.32% 104.32% Sep/20
Lithium 99.51 0.50 0.51% 0.41% 4.33% -22.73% Sep/20
Manganese 37.00 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% -9.76% Sep/20

Index Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Baltic Dry 2,131.00 61.00 -2.78% -7.83% 3.40% 48.61% Sep/20
CRB Index 186.83 0.44 -0.24% 1.49% 3.93% -6.85% Sep/20
LME Index 2,811.60 0.00 0.00% -1.00% 2.29% -7.06% Sep/20
S&P GSCI 2,480.00 0.00 0.00% 3.68% 4.76% -10.96% Sep/20


Baltic Exchange Dry Index

The Baltic Dry Index is reported daily by the Baltic Exchange in London. The index provides a benchmark for the price of moving the major raw materials by sea. The Baltic Dry Index is not restricted to Baltic Sea countries or to a few commodities like crude oil. Instead, the Baltic Dry Index takes into account 23 different shipping routes carrying coal, iron ore, grains and many other commodities. This page includes a chart with historical data for Baltic Exchange Dry Index. Baltic Exchange Dry Index - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
2131.00 2131.00 11793.00 290.00 1985 - 2019 index points Daily