Brent crude oil 1970-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

Brent crude oil increased to 62.53 USD/BBL in April from 54.56 USD/BBL in March of 2015. The Brent crude oil averaged 41.54 from 1970 until 2015, reaching 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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Brent crude oil




Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
62.53 54.56 145.61 2.23 1970 - 2015 USD/BBL Daily
The ICE Brent Crude futures contract is a deliverable contract based on EFP delivery with an option to cash settle. Brent Crude is sourced from the North Sea. The name 'Brent' comes from the naming policy of Shell Oil , which originally named all of its fields after birds (in this case the Brent Goose). Oil production from Europe, Africa and the Middle East flowing West tends to be priced relative to this oil, i.e. it forms a benchmark. However, large parts of Europe now receive their oil from the former Soviet Union especially through Russia. This page provides - Brent crude oil - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Brent crude oil - was last refreshed on Tuesday, April 21, 2015.

Energy Actual Previous Change Daily % Weekly % Monthly % Yearly %
Crude oil
CL1
55.71 55.71 0.00 0.00 % 7.90 % 26.56 % -46.60 % [+]
Brent crude oil
COG1
61.19 59.81 1.38 2.31 % 7.18 % 13.93 % -43.97 % [+]
Ethanol
DL1
1.67 1.67 0.00 0.00 % 1.83 % 9.87 % -40.99 % [+]
Heating oil
HO1
1.94 1.91 0.03 1.57 % 8.99 % 12.14 % -33.56 % [+]
Natural gas
NG1
2.64 2.64 0.00 0.00 % 3.94 % -7.04 % -42.23 % [+]
Gasoline
XB1
1.94 1.93 0.01 0.52 % 10.23 % 10.23 % -34.68 % [+]

Metals Actual Previous Change Daily % Weekly % Monthly % Yearly %
Aluminum
AL1
1,834.25 1,834.25 0.00 0.00 % 3.63 % 3.13 % 0.26 % [+]
Coal
Coal
56.80 55.70 1.10 1.97 % 3.93 % -11.73 % -23.50 % [+]
Cobalt
Cobalt
28,800.00 28,800.00 0.00 0.00 % -0.38 % 3.60 % -2.37 % [+]
Gold
GC1
1,204.28 1,204.28 0.00 0.00 % -0.25 % 2.87 % -7.28 % [+]
Copper
HG1
6,069.00 6,069.00 0.00 0.00 % 0.21 % 3.23 % -8.91 % [+]
Lead
Lead
2,026.25 2,026.25 0.00 0.00 % 1.33 % 18.05 % -4.55 % [+]
Molybden
Molybden
17,250.00 17,250.00 0.00 0.00 % -0.86 % -5.48 % -38.39 % [+]
Nickel
Nickel
12,508.50 12,508.50 0.00 0.00 % -0.58 % -8.93 % -30.03 % [+]
Palladium
Palladium
777.00 777.00 0.00 0.00 % 0.00 % 0.91 % -3.00 % [+]
Platinum
PL1
1,161.00 1,161.00 0.00 0.00 % -0.85 % 4.13 % -19.21 % [+]
Silver
SI1
1,627.00 1,627.00 0.00 0.00 % -1.18 % 0.90 % -17.07 % [+]
Steel
Steel
310.00 365.00 -55.00 -15.07 % 0.00 % 0.00 % -23.46 % [+]
Tin
Tin
14,794.00 14,794.00 0.00 0.00 % -11.15 % -14.29 % -37.00 % [+]
Zinc
Zinc
2,206.25 2,206.25 0.00 0.00 % 0.17 % 7.43 % 7.67 % [+]

Agricultural Actual Previous Change Daily % Weekly % Monthly % Yearly %
Beef
Beef
9.79 9.81 -0.02 -0.20 % 0.82 % 8.54 % 26.00 % [+]
Corn
C A
364.00 364.00 0.00 0.00 % 1.11 % -1.09 % -23.53 % [+]
Cocoa
CC1
2,895.12 2,895.12 0.00 0.00 % 2.88 % 2.00 % -6.32 % [+]
Cotton
CT1
61.79 61.79 0.00 0.00 % -3.17 % -0.66 % -29.25 % [+]
Coffee
KC1
137.45 137.45 0.00 0.00 % 2.37 % 1.77 % -27.89 % [+]
Oat
Oat
297.50 297.50 0.00 0.00 % -1.33 % -3.41 % -34.83 % [+]
Rice
RR1
9.90 9.90 0.00 0.00 % -3.51 % -9.34 % -35.55 % [+]
Rubber
Rubber
509.50 509.50 0.00 0.00 % 1.90 % -2.67 % -13.50 % [+]
Soybeans
S A
959.00 959.00 0.00 0.00 % 1.91 % 1.11 % -36.57 % [+]
Sugar
SB1
13.49 13.49 0.00 0.00 % 4.01 % 3.53 % -22.20 % [+]
Wheat
W A
494.00 490.00 4.00 0.82 % -6.08 % -3.98 % -30.28 % [+]
Wool
Wool
1,130.00 1,130.00 0.00 0.00 % 2.45 % 3.39 % 7.82 % [+]