Brent crude oil  1970-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

Brent increased 0.30 USD/BBL or 0.42% to 71.85 on Friday August 17 from 71.43 in the previous trading session. Historically, Brent crude oil reached an all time high of 145.61 in July of 2008 and a record low of 2.23 in May of 1970.


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Energy Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Crude Oil 65.9200 0.46 0.70% -2.53% -4.13% 35.89% Aug/17
Brent 71.8492 0.30 0.42% -1.32% -1.44% 36.28% Aug/17
Natural gas 2.9440 0.04 1.24% 0.00% 8.20% 1.76% Aug/17
Gasoline 1.9784 0.01 -0.45% -2.98% -3.23% 21.82% Aug/17
Heating oil 2.0976 0.00 0.06% -1.97% 0.35% 29.45% Aug/17
Ethanol 1.3670 0.00 0.00% -0.22% -3.26% -9.29% Aug/17
Naphtha 629.75 0.18 0.03% -0.17% -0.11% 37.14% Aug/17
Propane 0.95 0.00 0.33% -0.97% 3.98% 25.43% Aug/17
Uranium 26.2500 0.00 0.00% 0.57% 11.70% 25.90% Aug/17

Metals Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Gold 1,177.03 4.29 0.37% -2.79% -4.03% -8.34% Aug/17
Silver 14.7700 0.13 0.89% -3.29% -4.89% -12.77% Aug/17
Platinum 781.75 4.50 0.58% -5.53% -3.90% -19.82% Aug/17
Palladium 910.50 21.00 2.36% 0.05% 0.44% -1.41% Aug/17
Rhodium 2,360.00 10.00 0.43% 1.07% 3.96% 124.76% Aug/17
Manganese 41.00 0.00 0.00% 6.49% 6.49% 38.98% Aug/17
Neodymium 407,500.00 0.00 0.00% 0.00% -1.21% -30.93% Aug/17

Agricultural Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Soybeans 886.5000 1.00 0.11% 4.79% 5.25% -5.44% Aug/17
Wheat 560.2500 18.00 3.32% 2.47% 13.30% 34.68% Aug/17
Cotton 81.75 0.38 -0.46% -4.79% -7.97% 18.98% Aug/17
Rice 10.3950 0.07 -0.62% -1.47% -12.09% -14.41% Aug/17
Cheese 1.5640 0.00 0.13% -0.19% 3.99% -5.95% Aug/17
Palm Oil 2,204.00 13.00 0.59% -0.09% 0.18% -17.61% Aug/17
Milk 15.01 0.02 0.13% -0.20% 5.33% -9.09% Aug/17
Rubber 160.00 1.10 0.69% -2.02% -2.91% -23.81% Aug/17
Coffee 101.20 0.50 -0.49% -5.42% -3.25% -19.94% Aug/17
Lumber 472.50 15.00 3.28% 13.88% -5.48% 29.35% Aug/17
Wool 2,089.00 0.00 0.00% 4.97% 5.45% 29.43% Aug/17
Sugar 10.18 0.12 -1.17% -3.42% -8.12% -24.09% Aug/17
Tea 3.24 0.00 0.00% 4.18% 12.89% -1.82% Aug/17
Cocoa 2,115.00 11.00 0.52% 1.39% -9.50% 10.04% Aug/17
Orange Juice 157.20 1.85 1.19% -2.84% -7.31% 16.10% Aug/17
Canola 510.50 0.40 -0.08% 1.11% 3.78% 1.09% Aug/17
Oat 258.4432 4.50 1.77% 0.66% 10.45% 1.45% Aug/17
Corn 364.5000 0.75 -0.21% 1.89% 4.97% 3.55% Aug/17

Livestock Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Live Cattle 109.5750 1.25 1.15% 1.22% 0.57% 3.01% Aug/17
Lean Hogs 58.7000 3.23 5.81% 7.12% -12.65% -11.23% Aug/17
Beef 9.62 0.03 -0.31% -2.34% 0.31% 2.34% Aug/17
Poultry 3.89 0.00 0.00% 1.30% -0.26% 10.51% Aug/17
Feeder Cattle 150.7750 0.50 0.33% 0.58% -2.38% 7.31% Aug/17

Industrial Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Copper 2.6588 0.05 1.73% -2.70% -3.39% -9.58% Aug/17
Steel 4,530.00 140.00 3.19% 5.35% 11.30% 9.90% Aug/17
Bitumen 3,154.00 18.00 -0.57% -2.59% 0.25% 23.30% Aug/17
Coal 107.85 0.20 0.19% 1.08% -8.19% 15.91% Aug/17
Cobalt 64,250 0.00 0.00% 3.63% -7.89% 6.64% Aug/17
Lead 2,014.00 0.00 0.00% -3.68% -6.19% -13.76% Aug/17
Aluminum 2,030.00 18.00 -0.88% -2.31% -0.10% -1.55% Aug/17
Tin 18,705.00 90.00 0.48% -4.42% -4.15% -7.58% Aug/17
Zinc 2,389.50 2.50 -0.10% -8.61% -4.88% -23.51% Aug/17
Nickel 13,230.00 0.00 0.00% -4.16% -1.22% 21.06% Aug/17
Molybdenum 25,000.00 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 58.73% Aug/17
Iron Ore 67.50 0.00 0.00% -2.88% 1.50% -10.60% Aug/17
Soda Ash 1,828.57 0.00 0.00% -0.78% -7.58% 9.82% Aug/17
Lithium 121.14 0.02 0.02% -4.40% -3.74% 2.41% Aug/17

Index Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Baltic Dry 1,723.00 3.00 0.17% 1.71% 0.12% 36.75% Aug/17
CRB Index 193.92 0.38 0.20% -1.50% -1.26% 8.57% Aug/17
LME Index 2,887.60 0.00 0.00% -4.29% -2.62% -7.06% Aug/17
S&P GSCI 2,635.70 0.00 0.00% -1.64% -0.25% 18.74% Aug/17


Brent crude oil

Brent Crude oil is a major benchmark price for purchases of oil worldwide. While Brent Crude oil is sourced from the North Sea the oil production coming from Europe, Africa and the Middle East flowing West tends to be priced relative to this oil. The Brent prices displayed in Trading Economics are based on over-the-counter (OTC) and contract for difference (CFD) financial instruments. Our market prices are intended to provide you with a reference only, rather than as a basis for making trading decisions. Trading Economics does not verify any data and disclaims any obligation to do so. This page provides - Brent crude oil - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Brent crude oil - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on August of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
71.85 71.43 145.61 2.23 1970 - 2018 USD/BBL Daily
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