Daily global market prices 2006-June2012

Daily global market prices 2006-June2012

Periods Agricultural products Potatoes-French fries, Eurex (euro per 100 kg) Tropical products Rubber, Singapore (USDcts per kg) Energy Crude oil Dubai Fateh (USD per barrel)
2006 . 207.85 61.95
2007 10.11 226.35 68.54
2008 9.39 258.75 94.27
2009 14.56 192.04 61.67
2010 . 360.91 .
2011 January . 527.97 .
2011 February . 573.60 .
2011 March . 568.28 .
2011 April . 573.71 .
2011 May . 545.00 .
2011 June . 533.27 .
2011 July . 471.98 .
2011 August . 472.28 .
2011 September . 466.00 .
2011 October . 439.94 .
2011 November . 400.22 .
2011 December . 345.46 .
2011 . 493.14 .
2012 January . 356.91 .
2012 February . 400.30 .
2012 March . 402.51 .
2012 April . 399.48 .
2012 May . 392.74 .
2012 June . 360.60 .
Source: Statistics Netherlands, FD
Explanation of symbols

Table description


This table presents prices of several global markets as published daily in
the Dutch Financieel Dagblad.
On the basis of daily prices, Statistics Netherlands calculates average
monthly prices, quarterly averages and annual averages. The table is
divided into the following product groups: Agricultural products, Tropical
products, Precious metals, Metals and Energy. Exchange rates of the US
dollar, the British pound and the Japanese yen against the Euro and vice
versa are also given in this table.

Data available from: 2006

Status of the figures.
All figures presented in this table are final.

When will more recent figures be published?
Approximately 14 days after the reporting month, more recent figures will
be available for publication.

Description topics

Agricultural products
For agricultural products , the Financieel Dagblad publishes the
forward prices for various months of delivery. Forward price is defined
as the predetermined delivery price for an underlying commodity,
decided upon by the buyer and the seller to be paid at a pretermined
date in the future.
This table represents the forward price for the next month of delivery.
For example:
On 16 January 2007 the Financieel Dagblad published two forward
prices for potatoes:
delivery on February 2007 and delivery on April 2007.
Statistics Netherlands publishes the forward price over February 2007.
Months of delivery of forward prices are not included in this table.
Potatoes-French fries, Eurex
Potatoes-French fries.
For potatoes the market uses prices for various months of delivery.
The price of the next month of delivery is published.
Tropical products
For tropical products, the Financieel Dagblad publishes forward
prices for various months of delivery. Forward price is defined as the
predetermined delivery price for an underlying commodity, decided upon
by the buyer and the seller to be paid at a predetermined date in the
future.
This table represent the forward price of the first month of delivery.
For example:
On 16 January 2007, the Financieel Dagblad published two forward
prices for potatoes: delivery on February 2007 and on April 2007.
Statistics Netherlands publishes the forward price over February 2007.
Months of delivery of forward prices are not included in this
table.
Tropical products are products which grow in (sub-)tropical regions.
Rubber, Singapore
The market uses prices for various months of delivery. The price of the
next month of delivery is published.
Energy
Crude oil
Dubai Fateh
Price on the Western-European free market.
The average of the highest and lowest daily prices is published.
Condition of delivery is FOB (free on board)
1 barrel = 159 litres.