Baltic Dry increased 779 index points or 60.76% 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 47.86 in February of 2017.

Baltic Exchange Dry Index is expected to trade at 1798.51 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 1605.17 in 12 months time.


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Energy Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Crude Oil 56.1418 0.30 -0.53% 1.65% -0.14% -17.27% Aug/21
Brent 60.5518 0.51 0.85% 1.80% -4.28% -19.03% Aug/21
Natural gas 2.1706 0.05 -2.25% 1.29% -6.11% -26.57% Aug/21
Gasoline 1.6990 0.02 1.01% 1.38% -7.05% -17.85% Aug/21
Heating oil 1.8600 0.01 0.31% 0.88% -2.08% -14.22% Aug/21
Ethanol 1.3123 0.01 0.69% 4.57% -10.42% -0.58% Aug/21
Naphtha 449.70 0.83 0.18% 0.42% -10.70% -29.47% Aug/21
Propane 0.39 0.00 -0.10% -1.71% -20.58% -59.50% Aug/21
Uranium 25.3000 0.10 0.40% 0.00% 0.20% -4.17% Aug/21

Metals Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Gold 1,502.87 4.60 -0.31% -0.87% 5.49% 25.75% Aug/21
Silver 17.1357 0.01 0.03% -0.40% 4.87% 16.34% Aug/21
Platinum 852.75 4.19 0.49% 1.46% 1.04% 7.67% Aug/21

Agricultural Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Soybeans 860.7040 4.75 0.56% -0.03% -3.10% 0.29% Aug/21
Wheat 461.0283 1.00 0.22% -2.69% -5.38% -12.35% Aug/21
Cotton 59.87 0.70 1.18% 0.44% -4.65% -27.45% Aug/21
Rice 10.8942 0.09 -0.77% -5.27% -8.61% 0.87% Aug/21
Cheese 1.8300 0.00 0.00% -0.16% 1.05% 17.16% Aug/21
Palm Oil 2,348.00 5.00 0.21% -2.81% -2.37% 7.56% Aug/21
Milk 17.57 0.04 -0.23% -0.40% 0.92% 17.13% Aug/21
Orange Juice 97.90 2.20 2.30% -0.91% -5.00% -37.18% Aug/21
Coffee 92.85 1.40 1.53% -1.69% -11.66% -3.68% Aug/21
Lumber 369.10 2.90 0.79% 6.03% 7.30% -19.52% Aug/21
Canola 453.10 1.70 0.38% 0.64% 1.36% -9.67% Aug/21
Sugar 11.39 0.05 -0.44% -1.89% -1.47% 11.89% Aug/21
Rubber 165.90 5.90 -3.43% -12.18% -27.62% -0.42% Aug/21
Oat 270.0066 3.00 -1.10% -2.44% 1.22% 3.95% Aug/21
Wool 1,513.00 0.00 0.00% -9.73% -13.74% -27.08% Aug/20
Tea 2.75 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 9.13% -15.12% Aug/20
Cocoa 2,191.00 42.00 1.95% 2.24% -13.47% -5.15% Aug/21
Corn 363.0561 3.00 0.83% 1.13% -14.02% 2.99% Aug/21

Livestock Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Live Cattle 102.7000 0.90 0.88% 2.50% -5.30% -5.11% Aug/21
Lean Hogs 63.1219 1.85 -2.85% -5.47% -24.16% 17.76% Aug/21
Feeder Cattle 134.9573 1.08 -0.79% 0.36% -5.08% -9.24% Aug/21
Beef 10.61 0.03 0.28% 0.38% 0.76% 11.45% Aug/20
Poultry 4.60 0.01 -0.22% -1.71% -1.50% 18.56% Aug/20

Industrial Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Copper 2.5700 0.00 -0.16% -0.64% -5.32% -3.69% Aug/21
Steel 3,749.00 7.00 -0.19% -0.92% -7.71% -16.11% Aug/21
Bitumen 3,440.00 60.00 1.78% 2.56% -0.69% 8.86% Aug/21
Cobalt 32,600 0.00 0.00% 3.49% 16.43% -49.26% Aug/20
Lead 2,051.25 0.00 0.00% -1.25% 2.43% 2.97% Aug/20
Aluminum 1,782.00 12.00 -0.67% -0.17% -1.87% -13.70% Aug/20
Tin 16,475.00 0.00 0.00% -3.66% -7.96% -14.95% Aug/20
Zinc 2,226.00 36.00 -1.59% -4.01% -7.90% -9.77% Aug/20
Nickel 15,943.00 0.00 0.00% 1.68% 11.83% 18.60% Aug/20
Molybdenum 28.00 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 2.75% -4.27% Aug/20
Iron Ore 92.00 1.00 -1.08% 1.10% -23.01% 36.30% Aug/20
Coal 67.20 1.00 -1.47% -5.49% -10.91% -36.51% Aug/21
Palladium 1,470.00 21.01 -1.41% 3.23% -3.83% 58.79% Aug/21
Neodymium 391,500.00 5,000.00 1.29% 1.03% -2.73% -3.93% Aug/20
Rhodium 3,930.00 20.00 0.51% 4.52% 11.33% 65.13% Aug/20
Lithium 95.38 0.28 0.29% -1.13% -9.01% -21.98% Aug/20
Manganese 37.00 0.00 0.00% -2.63% 1.37% -10.84% Aug/20
Soda Ash 1,676.67 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 2.03% -8.31% Aug/21
Iron Ore 62% fe 92.0100 2.01 -2.14% -3.87% -23.33% 35.93% Aug/21

Index Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
LME Index 2,772.40 0.00 0.00% 0.66% -2.40% -5.30% Aug/20
S&P GSCI 2,364.06 0.00 0.00% 0.60% -3.82% -12.47% Aug/20
Baltic Dry 2,061.00 2.00 0.10% 10.57% -5.93% 18.79% Aug/21
CRB Index 180.18 0.44 0.25% 0.43% -3.90% -8.27% Aug/21


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 August of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
2061.00 2059.00 11793.00 290.00 1985 - 2019 index points Daily