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Selected Key Journals/Newspapers/Databases

Subject > Commodity / Financial Market News > Commodity Markets > Energy, Metals, and more ....
HG6001.J68 (1981-2001)
HG1.W3t Microfilm (1945-1956; 1966- )

Statistics, Prices, Multiple Commodities Sources

For daily Commodity Prices see PressReader and selected newspapers on our News guide. (eg. Globe and Mail, National Post, Wall Street Journal).
Passport (Euromonitor)
new: Natural Resources portal (in the Economies tab) provides commodity prices and analysis. Also a Monthly Economic Review of Commodity Prices.
Provides daily statistics, prices, and data sets about commodities, futures, options; real-time and time series. Available only at the Smith School of Business.
Commodity Price Statistics (United Nations Conference on Trade and Development)
 (UNCTAD) Commodities . Statistics
Export Development Canada
International Financial Statistics (IMF) from 1948-
UN9 MF I52 from 1980- (Gov Docs - current year on REF)
Commodity Prices, Market Prices and Unit Values.
International Financial Statistics Yearbook
UN9 MF I53 from 1979- (Gov Docs, latest on REF)
Mineral Commodity Summaries (U.S. Geological Survey)
This annual report provides statistics on over 90 minerals from 1996-
The World Bank collection of monthly commodities prices and indices from 1960 to present, updated on the third working day of each month, as presented in the Commodity Price Data (a.k.a. Pink Sheet), published continuously for more than half a century. Select blue Databank link on the right.
See also Commodity Markets portal

Prices by Commodity Group

Agricultural Products:
 Construction Materials:
ENR (Engineering News Record)
World energy historical data from 1965-
Energy Statistics  (Statistics Canada)

International Energy Price Information (International EnergyAssociation, IEA)

New York Mercantile Exchange (NYMEX), Commodity Exchange, Inc (COMEX), Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME), and Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT). (at the pump current prices)
Forest Products:
Natural Resources Canada Current lumber, pulp and panel prices
Metals and Minerals:
Mineral Commodity Summaries (U.S. Geological Survey)


Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE)

CME Group
New York Mercantile Exchange (NYMEX)
Commodity Exchange, Inc (COMEX)
Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME)
Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT)

Natural Gas Exchange (NGX)


Access to charts, quotes, market reports, API Data, and research.
Daily commodity futures and financial market information.
An independent agency of the U.S. Government.
Mineral Commodities. U.S. Geological Survey
"An intergovernmental financial institution within the framework of the United support developing countries that are commodity dependent...."
Gold and other metals.
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)    Commodities    Statistics
Trade and Markets (Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations)