Baltic Dry increased 765 index points or 59.67% since the beginning of 2019, according to trading on a contract for difference (CFD) that tracks the benchmark market for this commodity. Historically, Baltic Exchange Dry Index reached an all time high of 11793 in May of 2008 and a record low of 47.86 in February of 2017.

Baltic Exchange Dry Index is expected to trade at 1798.51 index points by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate it to trade at 1605.17 in 12 months time.


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Energy Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Crude Oil 55.1073 0.61 1.12% 1.11% -2.95% -16.39% Aug/16
Brent 58.6129 0.46 0.79% 0.14% -7.93% -18.40% Aug/16
Natural gas 2.2153 0.01 -0.63% 4.54% -3.85% -24.80% Aug/16
Gasoline 1.6491 0.01 0.65% -1.49% -12.22% -16.75% Aug/16
Heating oil 1.8227 0.01 0.51% 0.81% -3.69% -13.13% Aug/16
Ethanol 1.2680 0.00 0.00% -11.88% -16.63% -6.83% Aug/16
Naphtha 442.69 5.13 -1.15% 1.50% -12.44% -29.68% Aug/15
Propane 0.39 0.01 -2.84% -5.01% -21.02% -59.19% Aug/15
Uranium 25.1500 0.15 -0.59% -0.59% -4.37% -4.19% Aug/15

Metals Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Gold 1,517.29 3.16 -0.21% 1.37% 6.36% 28.11% Aug/16
Silver 17.2078 0.03 -0.18% 1.58% 7.75% 16.58% Aug/16
Platinum 837.68 0.82 -0.10% -2.48% -0.63% 7.15% Aug/16

Agricultural Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Soybeans 865.3969 5.75 0.67% -0.96% -1.94% -1.83% Aug/16
Wheat 471.3226 1.50 0.32% -5.64% -6.76% -15.91% Aug/16
Cotton 59.51 0.15 -0.25% 0.78% -3.85% -27.20% Aug/16
Rice 11.3100 0.01 -0.09% -0.53% -4.27% 9.28% Aug/16
Cheese 1.8320 0.00 0.00% 0.22% 1.38% 17.14% Aug/16
Palm Oil 2,366.00 50.00 -2.07% 0.94% -1.83% 7.35% Aug/15
Milk 17.64 0.00 0.00% 0.17% 1.91% 17.52% Aug/16
Rubber 172.00 9.10 -5.02% -11.02% -25.15% 7.50% Aug/16
Sugar 11.63 0.02 0.17% 1.75% -3.00% 14.24% Aug/15
Tea 2.75 0.00 0.00% -1.08% 30.95% -15.12% Aug/15
Cocoa 2,134.00 9.00 -0.42% -3.22% -13.04% 0.90% Aug/15
Orange Juice 97.60 1.20 -1.21% -4.13% -6.78% -37.17% Aug/15
Coffee 94.55 0.10 0.11% -2.93% -9.17% -7.03% Aug/15
Lumber 354.20 6.10 1.75% -2.59% 6.56% -25.04% Aug/15
Wool 1,513.00 51.00 -3.26% -9.73% -13.74% -27.08% Aug/15
Canola 452.70 1.50 0.33% -0.31% 1.94% -11.39% Aug/16
Oat 274.5559 0.25 -0.09% -0.07% -1.33% 6.11% Aug/16
Corn 361.9324 1.50 0.42% -11.78% -16.99% -0.64% Aug/16

Livestock Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Live Cattle 100.2000 0.00 0.00% -7.18% -7.42% -8.43% Aug/15
Lean Hogs 65.0000 1.78 -2.66% -15.97% -17.77% 10.92% Aug/15
Poultry 4.65 0.00 0.00% -0.85% -1.69% 19.54% Aug/15
Beef 10.56 0.02 -0.19% 0.00% -0.57% 9.77% Aug/15
Feeder Cattle 135.7750 1.30 0.97% -2.91% -3.74% -10.05% Aug/15

Industrial Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Copper 2.5936 0.01 0.19% 0.37% -4.30% -1.18% Aug/16
Bitumen 3,348.00 6.00 -0.18% 2.45% 0.48% 5.55% Aug/15
Steel 3,780.00 14.00 0.37% -0.58% 0.80% -13.90% Aug/15
Cobalt 30,500 0.00 0.00% 7.77% 8.93% -52.53% Aug/15
Coal 68.50 2.60 -3.66% -5.84% -7.58% -36.37% Aug/15
Aluminum 1,775.00 10.00 -0.56% 1.72% -3.64% -13.33% Aug/14
Palladium 1,444.62 0.12 0.01% 1.63% -6.04% 58.66% Aug/16
Lead 2,046.75 0.00 0.00% 1.94% 3.67% 1.63% Aug/15
Tin 17,145.00 20.00 0.12% 1.72% -4.75% -8.34% Aug/15
Zinc 2,264.00 8.00 0.35% -1.74% -8.78% -5.25% Aug/15
Nickel 15,983.00 0.00 0.00% 7.98% 17.57% 20.81% Aug/15
Molybdenum 28.00 0.00 0.00% 2.75% -1.41% 2.94% Aug/15
Iron Ore 92.00 0.00 0.00% -3.16% -24.90% 36.30% Aug/15
Soda Ash 1,676.67 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 2.03% -8.31% Aug/15
Neodymium 381,500.00 6,000.00 -1.55% -1.55% -8.07% -6.38% Aug/15
Iron Ore 62% fe 93.7600 1.95 -2.04% -3.71% -22.63% 38.72% Aug/15
Rhodium 3,830.00 50.00 1.32% 4.22% 7.58% 62.29% Aug/15
Lithium 93.27 1.83 -1.92% -6.34% -10.44% -23.01% Aug/15
Manganese 37.00 0.00 0.00% -3.27% 1.37% -9.76% Aug/15

Index Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Baltic Dry 2,047.00 97.00 4.97% 19.01% 1.79% 19.01% Aug/15
CRB Index 178.79 0.63 -0.35% -0.13% -5.42% -7.80% Aug/15
LME Index 2,764.20 0.00 0.00% 1.71% -2.45% -4.27% Aug/15
S&P GSCI 2,355.90 0.00 0.00% 2.97% -7.24% -10.62% Aug/15


Baltic Exchange Dry Index

The Baltic Dry Index is reported daily by the Baltic Exchange in London. The index provides a benchmark for the price of moving the major raw materials by sea. The Baltic Dry Index is not restricted to Baltic Sea countries or to a few commodities like crude oil. Instead, the Baltic Dry Index takes into account 23 different shipping routes carrying coal, iron ore, grains and many other commodities. This page includes a chart with historical data for Baltic Exchange Dry Index. Baltic Exchange Dry Index - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on August of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
2047.00 1950.00 11793.00 290.00 1985 - 2019 index points Daily