Commodities - Financial Data
A comprehensive platform used to analyze financial data from global commodities markets - Click on Insert menu > Quotes/Prices> Futures to find data on commodities. Individual accounts required. Please see More Info page for instructions on signing up for an account.
Real time and historical financial information on commodities, including prices, futures and options. Hit CMTDY <go> when on the terminal. There are two Bloomberg terminals in the Stamps Reading Room and two Bloomberg terminals in the Exchange. Individual accounts required. Please see the More Info page for account set up information.
Global Financial Data
Includes current and historical data. Login anonymously and click on the GFDatabase. Use the Series drop-down to find Commodity Indices, Commodity Prices and Futures Contracts.
|Production, Trade and Distribution Data & Research Reports
CME publishes economic white papers covering topics and trends driving current commodity markets.
UN Commodity Trade Statistics provides trade data, while the UNCTDAD Commodity Price Statistics has annual and monthly data for agricultural and mineral commodities.
USDA Foreign Agricultural Service PS&D (Production, Supply & Distribution)
Provides both data and monthly analysis on agricultural commodities.
U.S. Geological Survey - Mineral Information
Includes statistics and information on the worldwide supply of, demand for, and flow of minerals and materials essential to the U.S. economy, national security, and protection of the environment.
Publishes the Quarterly Commodity Market Outlook providing analysis and forecasts for major commodity groups -- energy, metals, agriculture, precious metals, and fertilizers.
Factiva - Current news on the commodities markets from a variety of sources (including Barron's, Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones, New York Times, etc.).
Financial Times: Commodities - Need access? Sign up for an FT account here.
Reuters: Commodities News