Crude oil  1946-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

Oil prices rose as much as 2% Monday morning amid tightening global supply after OPEC leaders decided against an immediate extra increase in output despite President Donald Trump's demands for action to cool the market. In addition, US sanctions hit Iranian crude exports, with some traders expecting a jump in crude to around $90 a barrel by Christmas and to $100 in early 2019 once sanctions are fully implemented from November. The price of crude oil rose 1.7% to $71.9 a barrel around 9:30 AM London time and Brent went up 1.9% to $80.3. Historically, Crude oil reached an all time high of 145.31 in July of 2008 and a record low of 1.17 in February of 1946.


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Energy Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Crude Oil 72.0734 1.32 1.86% 4.59% 4.87% 38.02% Sep/24
Brent 81.1424 2.27 2.88% 3.96% 7.20% 37.48% Sep/24
Natural gas 3.0285 0.06 1.91% 7.62% 5.30% 3.75% Sep/24
Gasoline 2.0609 0.04 2.02% 4.26% -1.37% 19.68% Sep/24
Heating oil 2.2884 0.06 2.63% 3.71% 3.32% 23.27% Sep/24
Ethanol 1.2475 0.00 -0.32% -2.08% -4.99% -18.30% Sep/24
Naphtha 670.44 0.60 -0.09% 0.12% 5.98% 33.32% Sep/21
Propane 1.06 0.00 0.15% -0.13% 10.07% 19.76% Sep/21
Uranium 27.3500 0.10 -0.36% 0.55% 4.59% 38.48% Sep/21

Metals Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Gold 1,200.48 0.56 0.05% 0.00% -0.87% -8.37% Sep/24
Silver 14.2809 0.05 0.35% 0.92% -3.86% -16.88% Sep/24
Platinum 828.50 2.00 0.24% 4.02% 3.63% -11.88% Sep/24
Palladium 1,059.70 10.70 1.02% 7.69% 11.69% 16.40% Sep/24
Manganese 41.00 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 38.98% Sep/21
Neodymium 407,500.00 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% -32.08% Sep/21
Rhodium 2,545.00 45.00 1.80% 5.60% 6.93% 119.40% Sep/21

Agricultural Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Soybeans 843.9737 4.25 -0.50% 2.49% 1.11% -13.10% Sep/24
Wheat 528.7428 7.50 1.44% 4.44% 5.91% 16.46% Sep/24
Cotton 78.07 1.21 -1.53% -4.22% -6.53% 11.39% Sep/24
Rice 9.8359 0.05 -0.51% -4.51% -6.41% -18.17% Sep/24
Cheese 1.6530 0.00 -0.12% -0.36% 5.96% -0.54% Sep/24
Palm Oil 2,137.00 21.00 0.99% -1.43% -1.34% -21.29% Sep/24
Milk 16.13 0.01 -0.06% 0.06% 7.32% -1.47% Sep/24
Orange Juice 146.45 0.80 -0.54% -3.97% -7.34% 0.62% Sep/24
Lumber 341.40 1.10 0.32% -5.98% -21.98% -12.46% Sep/24
Oat 258.2500 5.25 2.08% 6.28% 4.45% 2.99% Sep/24
Canola 489.60 0.10 -0.02% 0.16% -0.67% -1.15% Sep/24
Sugar 10.38 0.46 -4.24% -2.35% -1.24% -24.45% Sep/24
Cocoa 2,221.00 54.00 2.49% -0.67% -4.31% 12.63% Sep/24
Coffee 98.00 1.90 -1.90% 4.87% -3.78% -25.50% Sep/24
Rubber 145.00 0.20 -0.14% -2.68% -12.97% -29.95% Sep/21
Wool 2,081.00 0.00 0.00% -0.62% 0.29% 36.46% Sep/21
Tea 3.21 0.35 -9.83% -8.55% -0.93% -11.08% Sep/21
Corn 362.3490 4.75 1.33% 4.12% 4.50% 2.43% Sep/24

Livestock Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Live Cattle 112.3107 0.90 -0.80% -0.98% 3.80% 2.83% Sep/24
Lean Hogs 60.9452 0.65 1.08% 7.96% 11.26% 8.20% Sep/24
Beef 10.25 0.05 0.49% 1.08% 7.56% 4.91% Sep/21
Poultry 4.37 0.04 0.92% 5.81% 12.63% 22.07% Sep/21
Feeder Cattle 156.5861 0.55 -0.35% -0.47% 4.23% 4.06% Sep/24

Industrial Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Copper 2.8076 0.03 -1.02% 6.61% 3.79% -3.77% Sep/24
Bitumen 3,692.00 50.00 1.37% 5.07% 16.84% 61.36% Sep/21
Steel 4,572.00 19.00 0.42% 2.44% 2.30% 17.62% Sep/21
Cobalt 62,250 2,250.00 3.75% -1.19% -3.11% 5.06% Sep/21
Coal 112.52 0.57 0.51% -0.71% 4.19% 17.21% Sep/24
Lead 2,036.00 44.50 2.23% 0.32% 2.21% -17.62% Sep/21
Aluminum 2,091.00 48.00 2.35% 1.31% 1.78% -3.10% Sep/21
Tin 19,000.00 40.00 0.21% -0.13% -0.24% -7.43% Sep/21
Zinc 2,496.00 41.00 1.67% 5.76% 2.89% -17.65% Sep/21
Nickel 13,166.50 625.50 4.99% 4.72% -2.05% 25.50% Sep/21
Molybdenum 25,000.00 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 58.73% Sep/21
Iron Ore 69.50 0.00 0.00% 1.46% 2.96% 12.10% Sep/21
Soda Ash 1,832.86 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 0.23% -13.82% Sep/21
Iron Ore 62% fe 68.6900 0.02 0.03% 0.56% 1.54% -2.15% Sep/21
Lithium 128.78 1.25 0.98% 5.97% 5.51% -6.94% Sep/21

Index Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
CRB Index 199.71 1.32 0.66% 1.88% 1.67% 6.82% Sep/21
LME Index 2,919.70 0.00 0.00% 0.54% 0.58% -6.48% Sep/21
S&P GSCI 2,785.12 15.26 0.55% 2.05% 3.12% 18.27% Sep/21
Baltic Dry 1,434.00 21.00 1.49% 4.98% -17.35% -4.59% Sep/24


Crude oil

Crude oil is the world's most actively traded commodity. Crude Oil 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 - Crude oil - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Crude oil - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
72.11 70.78 145.31 1.17 1946 - 2018 USD/BBL Daily