Commodity | Forecast | 2016-2020

This page provides forecasts for Commodity including a long-term outlook for the next decades, medium-term expectations for the next four quarters and short-term market predictions.


Energy Price Day Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18
Crude Oil 48.4544 0.01 0.01% 46.7 46.2 45.8 45.3
Brent 52.6769 0.02 -0.04% 49.2 48.7 48.2 47.7
Natural gas 2.9075 0.01 0.45% 2.95 2.92 2.89 2.86
Gasoline 1.6124 0.01 -0.49% 1.52 1.51 1.49 1.48
Heating oil 1.6190 0.00 -0.23% 1.49 1.48 1.46 1.45
Ethanol 1.5040 0.00 -0.20% 1.48 1.46 1.45 1.43

Metals Price Day Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18
Gold 1,288.1942 1.40 0.11% 1212 1200 1187 1175
Silver 17.0080 0.05 0.28% 15.9 15.8 15.6 15.5
Platinum 972.65 2.35 -0.24% 900 891 882 873
Palladium 923.93 0.43 0.05% 845 836 828 819

Agricultural Price Day Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18
Soybeans 933.8056 1.75 -0.19% 955 945 936 926
Wheat 416.3995 0.75 0.18% 531 526 521 515
Cotton 68.08 0.29 0.43% 66 65.3 64.6 64
Rice 12.2002 0.04 0.33% 11.7 11.6 11.5 11.3
Canola 504.10 2.60 -0.51% 502 497 492 487
Rubber 213.40 0.00 0.00% 195 193 191 189
Cocoa 1,922.00 18.00 0.95% 1968 1948 1928 1909
Orange Juice 140.30 3.80 -2.64% 132 131 130 128
Coffee 128.05 0.40 -0.31% 126 125 124 122
Lumber 366.30 5.00 -1.35% 354 351 347 343
Oat 254.7500 3.50 -1.36% 286 283 280 277
Wool 1,614.00 0.00 0.00% 1492 1477 1462 1447
Sugar 13.41 0.12 0.90% 13.8 13.7 13.5 13.4
Tea 3.32 0.00 0.00% 3.38 3.34 3.31 3.27
Corn 349.8832 2.25 -0.64% 374 370 367 363

Livestock Price Day Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18
Live Cattle 106.6250 0.25 0.24% 115 113 112 111
Beef 9.40 0.00 0.00% 9.34 9.24 9.15 9.05
Feeder Cattle 140.5000 0.03 0.02% 145 143 142 140
Lean Hogs 66.1250 0.80 -1.20% 89.8 88.9 88 87.1
Poultry 3.54 0.00 0.00% 3.52 3.49 3.45 3.42

Industrial Price Day Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18
Aluminum 2,062.00 14.00 -0.67% 1902 1883 1863 1844
Tin 20,240.00 40.00 0.20% 20260 20056 19851 19646
Zinc 3,124.00 62.00 2.02% 2774 2746 2718 2690
Iron Ore 62% fe 74.40 0.26 0.35% 64.4 63.7 63.1 62.4

Index Price Day Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18
LME Index 3,104.40 0.00 0.00% 2825 2796 2768 2739