Lumber is expected to trade at 400.00 USD/1000 board feet by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate it to trade at 360.00 in 12 months time.



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Energy Price Day Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19
Crude Oil 57.1204 0.65 1.15% 55.7255 54.7153 53.7278 52.7516
Brent 67.3278 0.58 0.87% 65.6579 64.4744 63.3177 62.1744
Natural gas 4.6324 0.36 8.50% 4.3693 4.2521 4.1381 4.0272
Gasoline 1.5880 0.01 0.70% 1.5389 1.5067 1.4752 1.4444
Heating oil 2.0737 0.00 -0.02% 2.0766 2.0406 2.0054 1.9707
Ethanol 1.2503 0.01 -1.11% 1.2222 1.2038 1.1859 1.1680
Naphtha 528.01 3.18 0.61% 501.99 492.73 483.68 474.78
Propane 0.78 0.01 1.51% 0.71 0.69 0.67 0.66
Uranium 29.1500 0.00 0.00% 28.4103 27.7381 27.0805 26.4374

Metals Price Day Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19
Gold 1,222.83 1.09 0.09% 1,193.72 1,183.97 1,174.22 1,164.59
Silver 14.4126 0.00 -0.01% 13.8420 13.6511 13.4631 13.2764
Platinum 846.40 3.16 0.37% 823.54 811.84 800.31 788.95
Palladium 1,177.50 0.20 0.02% 1,108.37 1,086.90 1,065.76 1,045.08
Manganese 43.00 0.00 0.00% 42.22 41.46 40.71 39.97
Neodymium 397,500.00 0.00 0.00% 392,610.75 387,801.00 383,031.00 378,300.75
Rhodium 2,515.00 0.00 0.00% 2,457.42 2,430.08 2,403.24 2,376.41

Agricultural Price Day Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19
Soybeans 890.2063 2.25 -0.25% 782.0000 750.0000 720.0000 720.0000
Wheat 507.1183 0.25 0.05% 480.0000 450.0000 450.0000 420.0000
Cotton 76.12 0.13 -0.17% 75.20 73.40 72.40 75.60
Rice 10.8223 0.07 -0.64% 10.4076 10.2071 10.0097 9.8165
Cheese 1.4590 0.01 0.34% 1.4334 1.4112 1.3893 1.3678
Palm Oil 1,775.00 16.00 0.91% 1,700.00 1,800.00 1,900.00 1,900.00
Milk 14.58 0.02 0.14% 14.32 14.07 13.81 13.57
Rubber 135.10 2.60 1.96% 132.26 129.57 126.94 124.36
Orange Juice 137.30 4.20 3.16% 130.97 128.58 126.25 123.96
Coffee 112.60 2.55 2.32% 120.00 110.00 115.00 115.00
Lumber 351.40 22.40 6.81% 400.00 380.00 360.00 360.00
Oat 298.2500 6.00 2.05% 300.0000 310.0000 290.0000 260.0000
Wool 1,768.00 0.00 0.00% 1,700.00 1,650.00 1,600.00 1,500.00
Canola 476.90 1.30 -0.27% 540.00 480.00 475.00 475.00
Sugar 12.69 0.04 0.32% 12.00 13.00 12.40 12.40
Tea 3.14 0.00 0.00% 3.16 3.08 3.01 2.94
Cocoa 2,193.00 27.00 1.25% 2,300.00 2,200.00 2,550.00 2,550.00
Corn 364.7500 2.75 -0.75% 350.0000 320.0000 360.0000 380.0000

Livestock Price Day Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19
Live Cattle 115.3500 0.20 0.17% 112.6458 110.5100 108.4087 106.3418
Lean Hogs 60.0750 3.00 5.26% 54.9360 52.6308 50.4173 48.3013
Poultry 4.61 0.10 2.22% 4.35 4.19 4.04 3.89
Beef 10.25 0.03 -0.29% 10.14 10.06 9.98 9.90
Feeder Cattle 146.5250 2.10 -1.41% 146.8768 144.8211 142.7952 140.7991

Industrial Price Day Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19
Copper 2.8040 0.06 2.00% 2.6341 2.5822 2.5314 2.4814
Bitumen 3,346.00 6.00 0.18% 3,236.25 3,130.18 3,027.46 2,928.08
Steel 4,509.00 149.00 3.42% 4,340.81 4,178.94 4,022.93 3,872.78
Cobalt 55,000 0.00 0.00% 53,328 51,706 50,133 48,609
Coal 98.55 2.55 -2.52% 100.31 98.64 97.00 95.39
Lead 1,987.75 75.50 3.95% 1,866.92 1,827.05 1,787.94 1,749.60
Aluminum 1,940.00 11.00 0.57% 1,899.11 1,863.50 1,828.47 1,794.01
Tin 19,350.00 40.00 -0.21% 19,054.18 18,840.28 18,630.24 18,420.19
Zinc 2,606.00 30.00 1.16% 2,439.72 2,391.43 2,344.14 2,297.60
Nickel 11,287.00 104.50 0.93% 11,043.79 10,774.38 10,511.75 10,254.79
Molybdenum 25,000.00 0.00 0.00% 24,780.00 24,562.50 24,345.00 24,132.50
Iron Ore 75.00 0.00 0.00% 74.23 72.99 71.76 70.55
Iron Ore 62% fe 75.0800 0.13 0.17% 73.8103 72.6556 71.5234 70.4062
Soda Ash 1,922.86 0.00 0.00% 1,907.48 1,892.29 1,877.10 1,862.10
Lithium 121.86 0.03 -0.02% 117.64 115.89 114.17 112.46

Index Price Day Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19
Baltic Dry 1,031.00 11.00 1.08% 1,031.23 999.42 968.67 938.87
CRB Index 193.51 1.83 0.95% 191.31 189.63 187.95 186.31
LME Index 2,899.40 0.00 0.00% 2,828.88 2,791.03 2,753.47 2,716.77
S&P GSCI 2,538.22 14.22 0.56% 2,562.91 2,531.52 2,500.64 2,470.29

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