LME Index increased 171.50 or 6.12% since the beginning of 2019, according to trading on a contract for difference (CFD) that tracks the benchmark market for this commodity. Historically, LME Index reached an all time high of 4556.60 in May of 2007 and a record low of 838.92 in November of 1985.

LME Index is expected to trade at 2977.60 by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate it to trade at 2866.33 in 12 months time.

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Energy Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Crude Oil 64.7914 0.29 -0.44% 0.44% 9.06% -4.87% Apr/26
Brent 74.1503 0.13 -0.17% 2.22% 9.32% -0.15% Apr/26
Natural gas 2.4883 0.02 -0.84% -1.42% -8.28% -10.20% Apr/26
Gasoline 2.1274 0.00 -0.07% -0.11% 12.23% 0.41% Apr/26
Heating oil 2.0928 0.01 -0.45% -0.53% 5.67% -2.43% Apr/26
Ethanol 1.3253 0.01 0.68% -0.58% -3.47% -8.52% Apr/26
Naphtha 565.26 0.16 0.03% 1.49% 5.91% -6.79% Apr/25
Propane 0.65 0.00 0.02% 2.10% -2.99% -21.06% Apr/25
Uranium 25.4000 0.30 -1.17% -2.12% -1.36% 22.41% Apr/25

Metals Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Gold 1,282.88 5.70 0.45% 0.78% -2.03% -3.03% Apr/26
Silver 15.0241 0.11 0.72% 0.63% -1.71% -8.66% Apr/26
Platinum 888.00 5.50 0.62% -1.39% 4.72% -2.50% Apr/26
Palladium 1,420.56 6.06 0.43% -0.10% -1.62% 45.85% Apr/26
Manganese 38.00 0.00 0.00% 0.00% -3.80% -7.32% Apr/25
Neodymium 337,500.00 0.00 0.00% -1.46% -10.00% -20.59% Apr/25
Rhodium 2,950.00 0.00 0.00% 0.68% -11.01% 43.20% Apr/25

Agricultural Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Soybeans 856.8599 4.00 -0.47% -2.30% -3.45% -17.89% Apr/26
Wheat 434.7451 0.75 -0.17% -0.23% -7.40% -11.91% Apr/26
Cotton 76.51 0.46 -0.60% -0.88% -0.57% -10.34% Apr/26
Rice 10.1600 0.00 0.00% -2.78% -8.84% -20.70% Apr/25
Cheese 1.6470 0.01 0.30% 0.30% 6.81% 4.44% Apr/25
Palm Oil 2,015.00 35.00 -1.71% -4.41% -0.79% -15.26% Apr/26
Milk 15.98 0.00 0.00% 0.38% 6.11% 10.13% Apr/26
Rubber 187.10 2.10 -1.11% 1.68% 5.35% 4.99% Apr/26
Sugar 12.36 0.32 -2.52% -3.13% -1.83% 10.16% Apr/25
Tea 2.79 0.00 0.00% 9.84% 22.91% -9.42% Apr/25
Orange Juice 100.75 0.30 0.30% -6.06% -21.60% -33.78% Apr/25
Coffee 92.05 1.60 1.77% 2.05% -3.46% -23.51% Apr/25
Lumber 342.80 14.30 4.35% 2.12% -7.15% -40.00% Apr/25
Wool 1,943.00 0.00 0.00% 0.00% -1.02% 5.25% Apr/25
Canola 440.20 2.20 -0.50% -0.65% -2.48% -17.46% Apr/26
Oat 299.7598 1.25 -0.42% 2.31% 11.13% 36.16% Apr/26
Cocoa 2,294.00 34.00 1.50% -3.61% 2.55% -19.54% Apr/25
Corn 348.1472 0.25 0.07% -1.86% -6.85% -10.86% Apr/26

Livestock Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Live Cattle 124.0500 2.73 -2.15% -3.48% -2.25% -0.15% Apr/25
Lean Hogs 87.8500 1.33 -1.49% -2.61% 10.19% 32.59% Apr/25
Poultry 4.93 0.00 0.00% 5.57% 6.94% 63.25% Apr/25
Beef 10.84 0.06 -0.55% -0.64% 1.88% 13.39% Apr/25
Feeder Cattle 143.5500 2.98 -2.03% -5.26% 0.56% 1.46% Apr/25

Industrial Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Copper 2.8931 0.02 0.75% -0.46% 1.23% -5.02% Apr/26
Steel 4,133.00 0.00 0.00% -0.72% 11.64% 5.38% Apr/25
Bitumen 3,622.00 12.00 -0.33% 0.95% 7.41% 32.19% Apr/26
Coal 87.20 0.40 -0.46% -0.77% -1.67% -7.79% Apr/25
Cobalt 34,500 0.00 0.00% -1.43% 15.00% -61.13% Apr/25
Lead 1,906.50 0.00 0.00% -1.08% -4.11% -18.25% Apr/25
Aluminum 1,857.00 15.00 -0.80% -0.54% -1.64% -16.46% Apr/25
Tin 19,820.00 120.00 0.61% -2.20% -6.95% -5.17% Apr/25
Zinc 2,741.00 1.00 -0.04% -0.94% -4.59% -12.18% Apr/25
Nickel 12,326.50 0.00 0.00% -3.80% -4.23% -13.08% Apr/25
Molybdenum 25,000.00 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% Apr/25
Iron Ore 95.50 0.00 0.00% 1.06% 9.77% 42.54% Apr/25
Soda Ash 1,983.33 10.00 0.51% 0.51% 0.85% 1.56% Apr/25
Iron Ore 62% fe 93.1400 0.19 0.20% 0.19% 8.53% 42.66% Apr/25
Lithium 109.38 1.52 -1.37% -4.38% -0.50% -14.05% Apr/25

Index Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Baltic Dry 869.00 19.00 2.24% 10.00% 27.23% -36.80% Apr/25
CRB Index 194.19 1.13 -0.58% -0.58% 0.59% -5.59% Apr/25
LME Index 2,972.60 0.00 0.00% -1.73% -0.82% -11.47% Apr/25
S&P GSCI 2,654.72 0.00 0.00% 1.21% 4.78% -2.79% Apr/25


LME Index

London Metal Exchange Index consists of 6 metals with the following weights: aluminim (42.8%), copper (31.2%), zinc (14.8%), lead (8.2%), nickel (2%) and tin (1%). Weightings of the six metals are derived from global production volume and trade liquidity averaged over the preceding five-year period. The index value is calculated as the sum of the prices for the three qualifying months multiplied by the corresponding weights, multiplied by a constant. This page includes a chart with historical data for LME Index. LME Index - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on April of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
2972.60 2972.60 4556.60 838.92 1984 - 2019 Daily