Brent crude oil  1970-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

Brent increased 1.35 USD/BBL or 2.49% to 55.51 on Friday January 20 from 54.16 in the previous trading session. Historically, Brent crude oil reached an all time high of 145.61 in July of 2008 and a record low of 2.23 in May of 1970.

Brent crude oil is expected to trade at 55.70 USD/BBL by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate it to trade at 54.00 in 12 months time.
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Energy Price Day Week Month Year Date
Crude Oil 52.3300 0.96 1.87% -0.08% -0.30% 77.21% Jan/20
Brent 55.5100 1.35 2.49% 0.11% 1.72% 89.71% Jan/20
Natural gas 3.1957 0.17 -5.02% -6.53% -10.23% 47.95% Jan/20
Gasoline 1.5643 0.03 2.04% -2.94% -2.18% 46.19% Jan/20
Heating oil 1.6427 0.02 1.51% -0.53% 0.18% 78.55% Jan/20
Ethanol 1.49 0.02 1.02% 0.95% -3.93% 7.97% Jan/20

Metals Price Day Week Month Year Date
Gold 1,210.20 5.44 0.45% 1.08% 6.94% 9.94% Jan/20
Silver 17.07 0.06 0.34% 1.66% 6.96% 20.96% Jan/20
Palladium 785.50 31.37 4.16% 4.84% 18.08% 57.73% Jan/20
Platinum 958.40 0.00 0.00% -2.61% 4.66% 15.92% Jan/20

Agricultural Price Day Week Month Year Date
Corn 370.00 3.75 1.02% 3.21% 6.47% 1.02% Jan/20
Soybeans 1,067.00 3.25 -0.30% 2.35% 6.12% 21.42% Jan/20
Wheat 428.25 4.75 1.12% 0.53% 7.13% -9.65% Jan/20
Cotton 73.04 2.14 3.02% 2.99% 4.15% 17.64% Jan/20
Rice 9.81 0.09 -0.91% 1.71% 4.58% -9.59% Jan/20
Canola 520.80 2.40 0.46% 5.45% 0.06% 7.71% Jan/20
Cocoa 2,181.78 0.00 0.00% -1.35% -3.41% -23.58% Jan/20
Rubber 286.90 12.80 -4.27% -0.76% 6.26% 83.21% Jan/20
Orange Juice 167.25 0.45 -0.27% -8.68% -13.81% 38.57% Jan/20
Coffee 153.10 2.35 1.56% 2.55% 5.95% 33.83% Jan/20
Lumber 325.50 0.10 -0.03% 6.72% 1.75% 36.54% Jan/20
Oat 263.00 5.00 1.94% 8.45% 17.81% 29.08% Jan/20
Wool 1,434.00 0.00 0.00% 0.84% 5.83% 10.65% Jan/20
Sugar 20.07 0.11 -0.55% -2.19% 9.67% 38.89% Jan/20

Livestock Price Day Week Month Year Date
Live Cattle 120.25 0.78 -0.64% 1.46% 6.13% -8.03% Jan/20
Lean Hogs 65.04 0.33 -0.50% -0.86% 0.25% -4.92% Jan/20
Beef 10.22 0.00 0.00% 0.99% -1.26% 2.92% Jan/20
Feeder Cattle 131.28 1.13 0.86% 0.63% 0.77% -14.09% Jan/20

Industrial Price Day Week Month Year Date
Copper 2.61 258.44 -99.00% -2.52% 4.92% 30.65% Jan/20
Cobalt 35,250.00 0.00 0.00% 2.32% 9.30% 52.60% Jan/20
Lead 2,297.00 10.25 -0.44% -0.48% 6.34% 37.07% Jan/20
Aluminum 1,826.00 28.00 1.56% 2.01% 6.10% 24.22% Jan/19
Tin 20,750.00 350.00 -1.66% -1.52% -0.81% 55.08% Jan/19
Zinc 2,769.00 52.50 1.93% 1.54% 5.01% 86.78% Jan/19
Nickel 9,873.50 249.50 -2.46% -5.06% -8.34% 11.73% Jan/20
Molybdenum 15,000.00 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% -0.33% Jan/20
Steel 312.50 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 48.81% Jan/20
Iron Ore 80.50 0.00 0.00% -1.23% 1.90% 92.58% Jan/20
Coal 83.45 0.47 0.57% -0.06% -3.97% 59.26% Jan/20

Index Price Day Week Month Year Date
Baltic Dry 925.00 0.00 0.00% 1.65% -0.11% 160.56% Jan/20
CRB Index 194.25 0.00 0.00% -0.80% 1.19% 21.67% Jan/20
LME Index 2,789.00 0.00 0.00% 11.16% 13.14% 23.57% Jan/20
S&P GSCI 2,377.51 0.00 0.00% -1.22% 0.26% 24.91% Jan/20


Brent crude oil Notes

Brent Crude oil is a major benchmark price for purchases of oil worldwide. While Brent Crude oil is sourced from the North Sea the oil production coming from Europe, Africa and the Middle East flowing West tends to be priced relative to this oil. The Brent prices displayed in Trading Economics are based on over-the-counter (OTC) and contract for difference (CFD) financial instruments. Our market prices are intended to provide you with a reference only, rather than as a basis for making trading decisions. Trading Economics does not verify any data and disclaims any obligation to do so. This page provides - Brent crude oil - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Brent crude oil - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on January of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
55.51 54.26 145.61 2.23 1970 - 2017 USD/BBL Daily
MAR 16