Brent crude oil  1970-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

Brent decreased 0.17 USD/BBL or 0.33% to 51.63 on Wednesday August 23 from 51.87 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.

Brent crude oil is expected to trade at 49.20 USD/BBL by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate it to trade at 47.70 in 12 months time.
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Energy Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Crude Oil 47.6193 0.02 0.04% 1.79% 2.76% 1.82% Aug/23
Brent 51.6866 0.27 -0.52% 2.82% 6.35% 5.38% Aug/23
Natural gas 2.9569 0.02 0.61% 2.31% 2.00% 5.75% Aug/23
Gasoline 1.5864 0.01 -0.44% 1.44% 1.90% 5.08% Aug/23
Heating oil 1.5783 0.01 -0.61% 0.25% 4.05% 5.48% Aug/23
Ethanol 1.5306 0.01 -0.67% -0.03% 0.90% 5.05% Aug/23
Naphtha 454.95 0.92 0.20% 0.68% 8.72% 22.59% Aug/22
Propane 0.75 0.00 0.04% 1.05% 17.04% 67.41% Aug/22

Metals Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Gold 1,284.7455 2.42 0.19% 0.16% 2.38% -2.91% Aug/23
Silver 16.9916 0.04 0.23% -0.52% 3.29% -8.20% Aug/23
Platinum 975.65 1.15 0.12% -0.09% 5.42% -8.99% Aug/23
Palladium 924.50 8.00 -0.86% 1.15% 9.02% 35.56% Aug/23

Agricultural Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Soybeans 938.5019 5.00 0.54% 1.82% -5.91% -8.95% Aug/23
Wheat 402.0348 0.50 0.12% -4.11% -17.74% -0.49% Aug/23
Cotton 68.88 0.17 0.25% 1.77% 3.81% 2.18% Aug/22
Rice 12.1586 0.36 -2.88% -0.71% 0.99% 18.45% Aug/23
Cheese 1.6640 0.00 0.06% 0.12% 7.35% -8.32% Aug/22
Palm Oil 2,720.00 9.00 -0.33% 3.74% 5.06% -4.26% Aug/23
Milk 16.52 0.01 -0.06% 0.43% 6.58% -2.59% Aug/22
Wool 1,614.00 0.00 0.00% 4.13% 6.04% 24.44% Aug/22
Tea 3.30 0.00 0.00% -0.60% -2.37% 14.58% Aug/22
Orange Juice 131.10 0.80 -0.61% -5.89% -2.53% -29.93% Aug/22
Lumber 367.60 0.00 0.00% -1.61% -2.98% 13.11% Aug/22
Coffee 127.10 1.25 0.99% -3.71% -4.11% -12.53% Aug/23
Canola 512.80 6.00 1.18% 4.08% 3.81% 9.39% Aug/23
Sugar 13.67 0.16 1.18% 5.64% -5.07% -32.39% Aug/23
Rubber 216.10 1.30 -0.60% 1.50% 4.19% 42.08% Aug/23
Oat 238.3987 1.00 -0.42% -8.31% -17.44% 40.86% Aug/23
Cocoa 1,923.00 7.00 -0.36% 3.11% -2.29% -36.43% Aug/22
Corn 346.0322 0.00 0.00% -1.83% -8.28% 5.66% Aug/23

Livestock Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Live Cattle 106.7250 0.73 0.68% -2.51% -6.28% -5.32% Aug/22
Poultry 3.52 0.00 0.00% -0.85% 5.71% -20.72% Aug/22
Feeder Cattle 142.2250 0.15 0.11% -0.02% -4.19% -3.02% Aug/23
Lean Hogs 63.8250 0.05 -0.08% -7.20% -20.59% 5.80% Aug/23
Beef 9.40 0.00 0.00% 5.26% 2.73% -0.74% Aug/22

Industrial Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Copper 2.9897 0.00 -0.08% 1.19% 9.55% 44.08% Aug/23
Cobalt 59,750.00 0.00 0.00% 6.22% 3.91% 125.47% Aug/22
Lead 2,320.25 0.00 0.00% -1.06% 3.34% 23.17% Aug/22
Aluminum 2,075.00 6.00 -0.29% 1.87% 7.46% 23.29% Aug/22
Tin 20,350.00 150.00 -0.73% 0.12% 1.75% 10.66% Aug/22
Zinc 3,119.00 6.50 -0.21% 6.16% 11.63% 35.87% Aug/22
Nickel 11,263.50 0.00 0.00% 2.98% 15.72% 9.35% Aug/22
Molybdenum 15,750.00 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% Aug/22
Steel 312.50 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% Aug/22
Iron Ore 78.00 1.00 1.30% 6.85% 16.42% 26.83% Aug/22
Iron Ore 62% fe 74.89 0.50 0.67% 2.10% 14.53% 23.21% Aug/22
Coal 98.35 0.00 0.00% 3.58% 13.90% 46.57% Aug/22
Lithium 119.95 1.28 1.08% 1.99% 4.98% 33.60% Aug/22

Index Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Baltic Dry 1,249.00 17.00 -1.34% 6.84% 27.84% 80.49% Aug/22
CRB Index 178.80 0.19 0.10% 0.26% 0.37% -5.55% Aug/22
LME Index 3,143.40 0.00 0.00% 4.25% 9.35% 30.62% Aug/22
S&P GSCI 2,195.6230 0.00 0.00% -1.44% 0.55% -6.03% Aug/22


Brent crude oil Notes

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 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
51.58 51.74 145.61 2.23 1970 - 2017 USD/BBL Daily
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