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

Brent decreased 0.45 USD/BBL or 0.84% to 53.37 on Tuesday May 23 from 53.87 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 53.10 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 51.50 in 12 months time.
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Energy Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Crude Oil 50.5966 0.03 -0.06% 3.98% 2.78% 4.07% May/23
Brent 53.3961 0.42 -0.78% 3.38% 3.48% 9.85% May/23
Natural gas 3.3187 0.01 -0.36% 2.75% 8.24% 67.61% May/23
Gasoline 1.6584 0.01 -0.43% 3.37% 2.28% 0.24% May/23
Heating oil 1.5945 0.01 -0.53% 5.15% 3.36% 7.11% May/23
Ethanol 1.4465 0.02 -1.60% -2.40% -10.65% -10.87% May/23
Naphtha 439.30 0.93 0.21% 0.84% -6.41% 9.47% May/22
Propane 0.64 0.00 -0.08% 2.29% -1.62% 25.36% May/22

Metals Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Gold 1,262.9745 1.69 0.13% 2.15% -0.96% 2.97% May/23
Silver 17.1113 0.01 0.08% 1.73% -4.41% 5.60% May/23
Platinum 947.90 1.90 0.20% 1.11% -1.16% -4.85% May/23
Palladium 769.98 0.52 -0.07% -2.96% -3.15% 44.73% May/23

Agricultural Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Corn 372.2546 2.00 -0.53% 1.22% 3.62% -6.35% May/23
Soybeans 951.5433 3.00 -0.31% -2.53% -1.01% -9.78% May/23
Wheat 430.3114 3.50 -0.81% 1.43% 6.91% -7.26% May/23
Cotton 78.11 0.28 -0.36% -3.95% -1.13% 23.96% May/23
Rice 10.9934 0.04 -0.32% 3.42% 11.33% -2.11% May/23
Cheese 1.5440 0.00 0.00% 0.19% 3.49% 9.12% May/22
Palm Oil 2,890.00 10.00 -0.34% 1.98% 9.72% 13.78% May/23
Milk 15.60 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 2.63% 21.68% May/22
Rubber 233.10 10.70 4.81% 11.69% 5.71% 29.00% May/23
Orange Juice 137.45 1.40 1.03% -4.71% -12.67% -6.91% May/22
Coffee 130.25 0.35 -0.27% -0.76% 0.58% 6.63% May/22
Lumber 363.30 0.00 0.00% -6.25% -8.05% 21.87% May/22
Oat 245.4699 0.50 -0.20% 6.84% 12.21% 30.05% May/23
Wool 1,522.00 6.00 -0.39% -0.78% 0.66% 17.89% May/19
Cocoa 2,035.00 7.00 0.35% -1.69% 11.51% -31.23% May/22
Canola 524.90 1.70 0.32% -0.04% -1.06% 0.98% May/23
Sugar 16.56 0.05 0.30% 6.09% 1.97% -1.43% May/22
Tea 3.15 0.19 -5.69% 1.94% 6.42% 28.57% May/15

Livestock Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Live Cattle 123.9250 0.13 0.10% 1.20% -3.93% 4.89% May/22
Lean Hogs 79.3500 0.15 -0.19% 2.72% 23.21% 0.35% May/22
Poultry 3.7400 1.05 39.03% 2.19% 5.95% 0.27% May/22
Beef 9.89 0.00 0.00% -0.89% 4.47% 2.14% May/19
Feeder Cattle 144.2500 0.90 0.63% 1.21% 4.34% -1.87% May/22

Industrial Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Copper 2.5763 0.02 -0.68% 1.25% 0.87% 24.49% May/23
Cobalt 54,250.00 250.00 -0.46% 0.00% -0.91% 127.23% May/19
Lead 2,074.25 18.25 0.89% -2.13% -3.83% 23.78% May/19
Aluminum 1,941.75 0.00 0.00% 0.00% -1.18% 23.86% May/19
Tin 20,550.00 275.00 1.38% 1.38% 2.80% 22.80% May/19
Zinc 2,604.00 13.00 -0.51% -0.51% -2.73% 36.11% May/19
Nickel 9,325.00 188.50 2.06% 0.53% -1.17% 5.53% May/19
Molybdenum 17,250.00 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 15.00% 14.62% May/19
Steel 312.50 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 247.22% May/19
Iron Ore 62.50 1.50 -2.44% -13.67% -18.37% 10.09% May/19
Iron Ore 62% fe 61.9400 0.03 0.05% 1.21% -12.35% 11.04% May/22
Coal 74.40 0.15 0.20% 1.50% -7.69% 44.69% May/22
Lithium 108.3500 1.85 1.74% 0.53% 2.88% 28.82% May/19

Index Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Baltic Dry 954.00 2.00 -0.21% -4.02% -18.46% 52.88% May/22
CRB Index 187.76 1.02 0.55% 1.84% 2.91% 2.07% May/22
LME Index 2,726.60 0.00 0.00% 0.40% -1.27% 23.06% May/19
S&P GSCI 2,288.8430 1.36 -0.06% 1.56% -1.48% -4.61% May/19


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 May of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
53.37 53.82 145.61 2.23 1970 - 2017 USD/BBL Daily
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