September 07, 2023 | 11:42
No Cruel Summer for Commodities
Commodity Forecast Updates:
The BMO Capital Markets Commodity Price Index is a fixed-weight, export-based index that encompasses the price movement of 20 commodities key to Canadian exports. Weights are each commodity’s average share of the total value of exports of the 20 commodities during the period 2012-21. Similarly, weights of sub-index components reflect the relative importance of commodities within their respective product group.
The all-commodities index and sub-indices consist of the following:
Unless otherwise specified, all indices reported in this publication correspond to prices in U.S. dollars.