Steel decreased 14 Yuan/MT or 0.37% since the beginning of 2019, according to trading on a contract for difference (CFD) that tracks the benchmark market for this commodity. Historically, Steel reached an all time high of 4960 in October of 2018 and a record low of 1730 in February of 2016.

Steel is expected to trade at 3720.68 Yuan/MT by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate it to trade at 3438.00 in 12 months time.


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Energy Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Crude Oil 62.1845 0.84 -1.34% 8.34% 12.46% -10.97% Sep/17
Brent 68.5916 0.39 -0.57% 9.96% 16.01% -13.21% Sep/17
Natural gas 2.6841 0.00 -0.07% 4.03% 21.45% -8.49% Sep/17
Gasoline 1.7589 0.00 0.21% 10.57% 5.68% -12.27% Sep/17
Heating oil 2.0901 0.00 0.13% 8.23% 14.02% -6.51% Sep/17
Ethanol 1.3511 0.05 -3.35% 1.51% 3.69% 6.64% Sep/17
Naphtha 495.81 42.43 9.36% 6.25% 10.71% -26.32% Sep/16
Propane 0.47 0.04 9.90% 8.23% 17.94% -55.72% Sep/16
Uranium 25.3000 0.25 1.00% 0.60% 0.60% -7.66% Sep/16

Metals Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Gold 1,497.27 0.80 -0.05% 0.79% 0.15% 25.02% Sep/17
Silver 17.8399 0.03 -0.17% -0.94% 5.81% 26.34% Sep/17
Platinum 932.74 4.10 -0.44% 0.27% 9.73% 15.19% Sep/17

Agricultural Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Soybeans 900.6384 1.00 -0.11% 4.82% 5.46% 10.64% Sep/17
Wheat 486.2500 2.50 -0.51% 0.36% 4.46% -4.75% Sep/17
Cotton 61.17 0.42 -0.68% 2.81% 3.36% -22.72% Sep/17
Rice 12.2150 0.00 0.00% 3.82% 10.74% 21.60% Sep/17
Cheese 1.9110 0.00 0.16% 1.54% 4.37% 15.19% Sep/16
Palm Oil 2,401.00 37.00 1.57% 2.04% -0.62% 10.75% Sep/17
Milk 18.34 0.03 0.16% 1.49% 4.09% 13.77% Sep/16
Orange Juice 102.05 0.10 0.10% 0.39% 8.10% -30.48% Sep/16
Coffee 100.80 1.30 1.31% 6.11% 10.59% 9.57% Sep/16
Lumber 367.60 6.40 -1.71% 1.88% -1.16% 5.60% Sep/16
Wool 1,535.00 0.00 0.00% 12.45% -1.85% -26.70% Sep/16
Tea 3.18 0.00 0.00% -5.36% 15.64% -10.67% Sep/16
Canola 452.10 0.60 -0.13% 2.89% 0.42% -7.05% Sep/17
Sugar 11.21 0.12 1.08% 3.03% -2.27% 6.56% Sep/17
Rubber 172.70 6.90 4.16% 3.79% 0.12% 17.16% Sep/17
Cocoa 2,383.00 87.00 3.79% 6.62% 12.09% 6.29% Sep/16
Oat 279.3111 1.75 -0.62% -0.87% 3.35% 13.66% Sep/17
Corn 371.9612 2.25 -0.60% 6.73% 1.91% 8.36% Sep/17

Livestock Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Live Cattle 98.0000 0.08 -0.08% 4.03% -2.20% -13.45% Sep/16
Lean Hogs 63.6250 2.85 -4.29% 1.64% -0.62% 7.52% Sep/16
Poultry 4.56 0.03 -0.65% -1.51% -1.08% 7.55% Sep/16
Beef 10.75 0.02 0.19% 0.19% 1.61% 6.12% Sep/16
Feeder Cattle 136.5500 0.05 0.04% 2.80% 0.64% -12.37% Sep/16

Industrial Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Copper 2.5989 0.02 -0.65% -0.44% 0.07% -4.17% Sep/17
Bitumen 3,542.00 34.00 0.97% 6.43% 5.54% 0.97% Sep/17
Steel 3,820.00 21.00 0.55% 1.46% 0.79% -14.96% Sep/16
Cobalt 36,500 0.00 0.00% 2.82% 19.67% -42.06% Sep/16
Coal 71.90 1.43 2.03% 5.53% 4.73% -36.55% Sep/16
Palladium 1,595.19 9.39 -0.59% 2.19% 8.27% 58.02% Sep/17
Lead 2,095.50 0.00 0.00% -0.62% 2.16% 1.45% Sep/16
Aluminum 1,793.00 17.00 -0.94% -0.33% -0.06% -11.89% Sep/16
Tin 17,150.00 675.00 4.10% -0.87% 4.10% -9.62% Sep/16
Zinc 2,365.00 20.00 -0.84% 2.38% 4.55% 0.68% Sep/16
Nickel 17,809.00 0.00 0.00% -1.62% 11.70% 44.64% Sep/16
Molybdenum 27.70 0.00 0.00% 0.73% -1.07% -5.30% Sep/16
Iron Ore 96.50 2.50 2.66% 6.04% 3.76% 40.88% Sep/16
Soda Ash 1,740.00 0.00 0.00% 0.38% 3.78% -5.07% Sep/16
Neodymium 415,500.00 0.00 0.00% 0.48% 7.23% 1.96% Sep/16
Iron Ore 62% fe 94.3700 0.40 -0.42% 5.51% -1.40% 37.63% Sep/16
Manganese 37.00 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% -9.76% Sep/16
Rhodium 5,000.00 0.00 0.00% 13.64% 27.88% 105.76% Sep/16
Lithium 99.42 0.06 -0.06% 3.26% 4.54% -19.89% Sep/16

Index Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Baltic Dry 2,311.00 1.00 -0.04% -6.13% 18.51% 70.30% Sep/16
CRB Index 192.93 8.85 4.81% 5.12% 7.41% -1.65% Sep/16
LME Index 2,873.70 0.00 0.00% 1.58% 3.96% 0.39% Sep/16
S&P GSCI 2,394.16 0.00 0.00% -1.42% 1.27% -12.91% Sep/16


Steel

Steel is an alloy of iron and other elements, mainly carbon. Steel is one of the world’s most important materials used in construction, cars and all sorts of machines and appliances. By far the biggest producer of crude steel is China, followed by European Union, Japan, United States, India, Russia and South Korea. The biggest producers of iron ore are: China, Australia, Brazil, India, Russia, Ukraine and South Africa. The standard contact weights 65 tonnes. This page provides - Steel - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Steel - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
3820.00 3799.00 4960.00 1730.00 2016 - 2019 Yuan/MT Daily