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Brent increased 0.64 USD/BBL or 0.86% to 74.50 on Thursday April 26 from 74 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 68.2194 0.29 0.43% -0.10% 4.55% 39.31% Apr/26
Brent 74.4901 0.64 0.86% 0.96% 6.25% 44.81% Apr/26
Natural gas 2.7958 0.01 0.25% 5.11% 3.90% -13.68% Apr/26
Gasoline 2.0985 0.01 0.24% 1.01% 4.22% 35.38% Apr/26
Heating oil 2.1651 0.02 1.16% 2.64% 7.06% 43.65% Apr/26
Ethanol 1.4698 0.00 0.07% -2.53% 3.14% -7.68% Apr/26
Naphtha 605.58 1.04 0.17% 0.66% 5.96% 29.45% Apr/25
Propane 0.81 0.00 0.56% 0.95% 2.70% 24.65% Apr/25
Uranium 21.0000 0.00 0.00% 3.70% -3.00% -7.69% Apr/25

Metals Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Gold 1,321.09 0.66 0.05% -1.79% -1.73% 4.54% Apr/26
Silver 16.5647 0.05 0.32% -3.74% 0.48% -3.81% Apr/26
Platinum 915.90 10.40 1.15% -1.78% -2.87% -2.56% Apr/26
Palladium 993.30 15.80 1.62% -3.14% 2.14% 21.88% Apr/26
Manganese 41.00 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 36.67% Apr/25
Rhodium 2,090.00 20.00 -0.95% -0.24% 4.76% 105.91% Apr/25
Neodymium 425,000.00 0.00 0.00% -2.86% -5.56% 19.72% Apr/25

Agricultural Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Soybeans 1,033.7896 4.25 0.41% -0.33% 1.40% 9.31% Apr/26
Wheat 483.5551 1.75 -0.36% 1.43% 7.70% 16.94% Apr/26
Cotton 85.00 0.24 0.28% 2.45% 3.63% 7.16% Apr/26
Rice 13.0411 0.06 -0.49% -0.21% 4.87% 38.29% Apr/26
Palm Oil 2,386.00 5.00 -0.21% -0.08% -0.58% -10.30% Apr/26
Cheese 1.5770 0.00 0.00% 0.32% 1.48% 5.70% Apr/25
Milk 14.50 0.03 -0.21% -0.07% 1.97% -4.48% Apr/26
Tea 3.08 0.00 0.00% 0.00% -4.64% -0.32% Apr/25
Canola 532.40 6.60 -1.22% -0.37% 1.82% 0.59% Apr/26
Wool 1,847.00 0.00 0.00% 2.33% 3.88% 23.05% Apr/25
Sugar 10.84 0.02 -0.18% -7.74% -13.56% -28.59% Apr/26
Coffee 116.85 1.65 -1.39% 1.70% -1.10% -9.77% Apr/25
Rubber 187.70 6.90 3.82% 4.57% 10.80% -27.81% Apr/26
Orange Juice 148.45 0.95 0.64% 3.70% 7.81% -4.96% Apr/26
Lumber 547.60 8.60 -1.55% -0.56% 10.16% 44.98% Apr/25
Cocoa 2,856.00 21.00 0.74% 1.13% 8.63% 52.24% Apr/25
Oat 224.2773 1.50 0.67% -4.36% -0.76% 1.48% Apr/26
Corn 384.9616 0.75 -0.19% 0.78% 2.93% 6.34% Apr/26

Livestock Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Live Cattle 122.2175 0.28 0.23% 2.73% 6.11% -9.87% Apr/26
Feeder Cattle 139.8849 0.05 0.04% 0.82% 3.68% -0.69% Apr/26
Poultry 3.07 0.02 0.66% 3.02% -2.23% -16.12% Apr/25
Lean Hogs 67.7312 0.83 -1.20% -3.03% 16.73% 1.24% Apr/26
Beef 9.52 0.04 -0.42% -0.94% 0.85% -5.18% Apr/25

Industrial Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Copper 3.1246 0.00 -0.13% -0.11% 4.45% 21.11% Apr/26
Bitumen 2,736.00 20.00 0.74% -2.91% -2.63% 10.32% Apr/26
Steel 3,922.00 25.00 0.64% 3.78% 14.18% 18.31% Apr/26
Lead 2,302.00 0.50 -0.02% -3.02% -3.64% 3.79% Apr/25
Aluminum 2,234.50 250.50 -10.08% -11.92% 8.89% 16.14% Apr/25
Tin 21,270.00 180.00 -0.84% -0.95% 1.97% 7.29% Apr/25
Zinc 3,137.00 86.00 -2.67% -3.92% -3.79% 20.79% Apr/25
Nickel 14,085.50 162.50 1.17% -7.48% 9.16% 51.65% Apr/25
Iron Ore 62% fe 65.22 0.03 -0.05% 0.82% -7.50% -6.96% Apr/25
Cobalt 88,750 2,750.00 -3.01% -2.74% -6.08% 60.63% Apr/25
Molybdenum 25,000.00 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 8.70% 66.67% Apr/25
Coal 93.83 0.63 0.68% 2.01% 4.57% 10.65% Apr/25
Iron Ore 67.50 1.50 -2.17% 3.05% 3.05% 1.50% Apr/25
Soda Ash 1,952.86 7.15 0.37% 2.24% 11.87% 19.91% Apr/24
Lithium 125.95 1.39 -1.09% -3.02% -2.30% 18.22% Apr/25

Index Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
S&P GSCI 2,712.55 0.00 0.00% -0.89% 3.73% 21.49% Apr/25
LME Index 3,351.80 0.00 0.00% -4.06% 5.28% 21.08% Apr/25
CRB Index 204.95 0.63 0.31% -1.09% 2.66% 12.60% Apr/25
Baltic Dry 1,375.00 1.00 -0.07% 14.49% 23.10% 21.25% Apr/26


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 April of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
74.50 74.00 145.61 2.23 1970 - 2018 USD/BBL Daily
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