Cobalt decreased 20,750 USD/MT or 37.73% since the beginning of 2019, according to trading on a contract for difference (CFD) that tracks the benchmark market for this commodity. Historically, Cobalt reached an all time high of 95250 in March of 2018 and a record low of 21750 in February of 2016.

Cobalt is expected to trade at 33168.30 USD/MT by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate it to trade at 29473.35 in 12 months time.


Cobalt
width
height
Forecast Data Chart
Trading Economics members can view, download and compare data from nearly 200 countries, including more than 20 million economic indicators, exchange rates, government bond yields, stock indexes and commodity prices.

The Trading Economics Application Programming Interface (API) provides direct access to our data. It allows API clients to download millions of rows of historical data, to query our real-time economic calendar, subscribe to updates and receive quotes for currencies, commodities, stocks and bonds.


Energy Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Crude Oil 58.7875 0.76 1.31% -6.33% -9.85% -13.40% May/24
Brent 68.8040 1.00 1.48% -4.72% -7.46% -9.99% May/24
Natural gas 2.5943 0.01 0.43% -1.39% 3.19% -11.73% May/24
Gasoline 1.9413 0.03 1.32% -5.18% -8.95% -11.01% May/24
Heating oil 1.9704 0.01 0.55% -5.97% -6.09% -10.84% May/24
Ethanol 1.3943 0.04 3.19% 2.22% 5.95% -7.11% May/24
Naphtha 544.90 9.01 -1.63% -3.38% -3.58% -18.85% May/23
Propane 0.58 0.01 -1.69% -5.27% -11.03% -37.47% May/23
Uranium 24.3000 0.30 -1.22% -1.42% -5.45% 6.11% May/23

Metals Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Gold 1,283.83 1.45 0.11% 0.52% 0.54% -1.33% May/24
Silver 14.5679 0.02 -0.10% 1.24% -2.46% -11.60% May/24
Platinum 800.50 7.00 0.88% -1.60% -9.29% -10.71% May/24

Agricultural Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Soybeans 827.3241 7.50 0.91% 0.68% -3.72% -20.56% May/24
Wheat 489.4585 20.00 4.25% 5.26% 12.58% -9.86% May/24
Cotton 68.45 0.97 1.44% 3.73% -11.07% -23.27% May/24
Rice 11.5936 0.02 0.17% 4.73% 14.11% 0.25% May/24
Cheese 1.6940 0.00 0.00% 0.12% 2.85% 3.74% May/24
Palm Oil 1,976.00 2.00 0.10% -3.56% -3.61% -19.45% May/24
Milk 16.38 0.00 0.00% 0.49% 2.50% 7.98% May/24
Rubber 209.00 3.00 1.46% 3.57% 10.47% 14.77% May/24
Orange Juice 101.40 1.70 1.71% 4.81% 0.65% -40.11% May/24
Coffee 93.30 0.20 -0.21% 6.81% 1.36% -22.51% May/24
Lumber 325.50 1.80 0.56% 0.46% -5.05% -45.69% May/24
Canola 446.10 4.30 0.97% 0.65% 0.84% -17.10% May/24
Sugar 11.66 0.09 0.78% 0.95% -5.66% -6.42% May/24
Oat 307.6571 4.50 1.48% 4.65% 2.21% 23.68% May/24
Wool 1,893.00 0.00 0.00% -3.02% -2.57% -4.54% May/23
Tea 3.33 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 31.10% 33.20% May/23
Cocoa 2,467.00 41.00 1.69% 4.84% 7.54% -3.48% May/24
Corn 403.4315 15.00 3.85% 5.27% 16.10% -0.63% May/24

Livestock Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Live Cattle 111.1948 0.39 0.36% -0.07% -10.36% 6.25% May/24
Lean Hogs 86.5240 2.90 -3.24% -6.33% -1.51% 16.61% May/24
Beef 10.75 0.02 -0.19% -0.37% -1.38% 11.75% May/23
Poultry 4.96 0.00 0.00% 0.20% 4.64% 46.75% May/23
Feeder Cattle 143.0500 7.45 5.49% 6.57% -2.37% -1.29% May/24

Industrial Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Copper 2.7033 0.02 0.65% -1.63% -6.05% -11.86% May/24
Bitumen 3,426.00 148.00 -4.14% -5.20% -5.72% 11.96% May/24
Steel 3,978.00 17.00 0.43% 0.79% -3.75% -1.14% May/24
Cobalt 34,250 0.00 0.00% -0.72% -0.72% -62.26% May/23
Coal 81.90 0.60 -0.73% -1.44% -6.08% -20.60% May/24
Palladium 1,335.60 25.10 1.92% 1.95% -5.58% 36.36% May/24
Lead 1,785.50 0.00 0.00% -0.68% -5.87% -28.24% May/23
Aluminum 1,797.50 18.50 1.04% -3.36% -3.98% -20.57% May/23
Tin 19,325.00 0.00 0.00% -0.77% -1.90% -4.09% May/23
Zinc 2,520.00 22.00 -0.87% -4.44% -8.10% -17.40% May/23
Nickel 11,979.50 0.00 0.00% -1.47% -2.67% -19.29% May/23
Molybdenum 28.50 0.00 0.00% 0.00% -2.56% -5.00% May/23
Iron Ore 105.50 1.50 1.44% 5.50% 10.47% 62.31% May/23
Neodymium 440,000.00 52,500.00 13.55% 30.37% 30.37% 6.67% May/23
Iron Ore 62% fe 97.3100 0.27 0.28% 1.23% 4.69% 46.64% May/23
Rhodium 2,875.00 0.00 0.00% -1.03% -2.54% 28.35% May/23
Manganese 37.00 0.00 0.00% -1.33% -2.63% -6.33% May/23
Lithium 98.61 2.17 -2.15% -4.37% -11.08% -23.28% May/23
Soda Ash 1,960.00 0.00 0.00% -1.18% -0.68% -5.05% May/24

Index Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Baltic Dry 1,068.00 9.00 0.85% 3.49% 30.09% -0.84% May/23
LME Index 2,785.70 0.00 0.00% -2.77% -6.29% -16.68% May/23
S&P GSCI 2,555.95 0.00 0.00% -2.00% -3.72% -8.28% May/23
CRB Index 186.00 0.91 0.49% -1.73% -4.22% -10.57% May/24


Cobalt

Cobalt is a hard, lustrous, grey metal with a high melting point (1493°C). Cobalt is used mainly in production of chemicals (58 percent), super alloys for gas turbine blades and jet aircraft engines, special steel, carbides, diamond tools and magnets. By far, the biggest producer of cobalt is Congo, followed by Canada, China, Russia and Zambia. Cobalt futures are available for trading in The London Metal Exchange (LME). The standard contact has a size of 1 tonne. This page provides - Cobalt - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Cobalt - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
34250.00 34500.00 95250.00 21750.00 2010 - 2019 USD/MT Daily