Crude oil 1946-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

Crude oil decreased to 97.86 USD/BBL in August from 104.29 USD/BBL in July of 2014. Crude oil averaged 39.43 from 1946 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 145.31 in July of 2008 and a record low of 1.17 in February of 1946.




Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
97.86 104.29 145.31 1.17 1946 - 2014 USD/BBL Daily
Crude oil is the world's most actively traded commodity, and the NYMEX Division light, sweet crude oil futures contract is the world's most liquid forum for crude oil trading, as well as the world's largest-volume futures contract trading on a physical commodity. Because of its excellent liquidity and price transparency, the contract is used as a principal international pricing benchmark. The contract trades in units of 1,000 barrels, and the delivery point is Cushing, Oklahoma, which is also accessible to the international spot markets via pipelines. This page provides - Crude oil - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Crude oil - was last refreshed on Tuesday, September 2, 2014.


Energy Actual Previous Change Daily % Weekly % Monthly % Yearly %
Crude oil CL1 97.86 96.44 1.42 1.47 % 2.59 % 0.00 % -9.37 % [+]
Brent crude oil COG1 101.54 101.30 0.24 0.24 % 0.09 % -1.71 % -12.62 % [+]
Ethanol DL1 2.27 2.24 0.03 1.34 % 1.34 % 4.61 % -9.20 % [+]
Heating oil HO1 2.86 2.87 -0.01 -0.35 % 0.70 % -1.38 % -9.49 % [+]
Natural gas NG1 4.03 4.02 0.01 0.25 % 2.81 % 7.47 % 12.89 % [+]
Gasoline XB1 2.58 2.67 -0.09 -3.37 % -3.01 % -5.15 % -13.13 % [+]

Metals Actual Previous Change Daily % Weekly % Monthly % Yearly %
Aluminum AL1 2,086.50 2,084.25 2.25 0.11 % 1.38 % 6.32 % 18.15 % [+]
Coal Coal 68.70 69.10 -0.40 -0.58 % -0.79 % -0.36 % -12.54 % [+]
Cobalt Cobalt 32,500.00 32,625.00 -125.00 -0.38 % 0.39 % 0.78 % 16.59 % [+]
Gold GC1 1,287.93 1,289.55 -1.62 -0.13 % 0.91 % -0.52 % -7.85 % [+]
Copper HG1 7,008.50 6,962.00 46.50 0.67 % -1.26 % -1.13 % -0.97 % [+]
Lead Lead 2,237.25 2,242.25 -5.00 -0.22 % -0.61 % 1.11 % 4.28 % [+]
Molybden Molybden 28,750.00 28,500.00 250.00 0.88 % -0.35 % 0.88 % 36.26 % [+]
Nickel Nickel 18,717.00 18,565.00 152.00 0.82 % 0.26 % 2.09 % 36.37 % [+]
Palladium Palladium 898.00 887.00 11.00 1.24 % 1.70 % 3.10 % 23.52 % [+]
Platinum PL1 1,424.00 1,428.00 -4.00 -0.28 % 0.56 % -2.60 % -5.94 % [+]
Silver SI1 1,986.00 1,949.00 37.00 1.90 % 0.00 % -2.36 % -15.99 % [+]
Steel Steel 460.00 450.00 10.00 2.22 % 6.98 % 6.98 % 178.79 % [+]
Tin Tin 21,817.00 21,695.00 122.00 0.56 % -1.18 % -2.65 % 2.74 % [+]
Zinc Zinc 2,359.25 2,343.00 16.25 0.69 % 0.50 % 0.69 % 26.26 % [+]

Agricultural Actual Previous Change Daily % Weekly % Monthly % Yearly %
Beef Beef 8.18 8.14 0.04 0.49 % 0.74 % 6.37 % 26.04 % [+]
Corn C A 362.00 368.00 -6.00 -1.63 % -0.28 % 4.62 % -38.44 % [+]
Cocoa CC1 3,265.48 3,249.29 16.19 0.50 % 0.69 % 0.33 % 31.97 % [+]
Cotton CT1 67.60 67.14 0.46 0.69 % -0.09 % 2.44 % -16.90 % [+]
Coffee KC1 190.85 190.37 0.48 0.25 % 5.25 % 1.23 % 70.86 % [+]
Oat Oat 384.75 383.50 1.25 0.33 % -1.72 % 2.40 % 5.99 % [+]
Rice RR1 12.79 12.85 -0.06 -0.47 % -1.39 % 0.00 % -19.05 % [+]
Rubber Rubber 518.00 521.00 -3.00 -0.58 % -2.45 % -5.22 % -35.57 % [+]
Soybeans S A 1,237.00 1,234.50 2.50 0.20 % -4.00 % 1.98 % -16.67 % [+]
Sugar SB1 17.02 16.99 0.03 0.18 % -1.79 % -3.62 % 2.04 % [+]
Wheat W A 530.75 539.50 -8.75 -1.62 % 0.66 % -1.21 % -12.88 % [+]
Wool Wool 1,002.00 999.00 3.00 0.30 % 0.10 % -2.34 % -5.83 % [+]