Oil prices rebounded in AugustPrices of oil and raw material imports - August 2009

In August, oil prices rebounded by 12.1% after declining 5.5% the previous month and stood at $72.6. Rising commodities prices excluding energy imported by France has increased 10.4% from 1.6% in July.

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Paru le : 08/09/2009

In August, oil prices rebounded by 12.1% after declining 5.5% the previous month and stood at $72.6. Rising commodities prices excluding energy imported by France has increased 10.4% from 1.6% in July.

tabmatprem – Pétrole et dérivésImported raw materials (excluding energy) in domestic currency

in dollarbase 2000 = 100
Pétrole et dérivésImported raw materials (excluding energy) in domestic currency
Prices Changes (%)
Of last month Over the last month Over the last 3 months Over the last 12 months
Brent in $ per barrel 72,6 12,1 26,4 -35,9
Brent in € per barrel 50,9 10,6 21,1 -32,8
Gasoline 695,5 12,7 17,9 -29,2
Gas oil 595,5 11,7 26,1 -42,8
Heavy fuel 410,4 10,7 30,8 -32,1
Naphta 632,1 15,7 35,8 -34,2
Indexes Changes (%)
Over the last months Over the last 3 months Over the last 12 months
Food total 216,9 6,6 6,6 -9,6
Tropical beverages 223,1 5,3 12,4 -2,3
Oil seeds, vegetable oils 240,7 8,5 5,0 -16,4
Cereals 221,4 -3,0 -3,6 -28,2
Sugar 266,7 21,9 40,4 58,8
Beef meat 124,2 2,2 -4,9 -12,6
Industrial raw materials 189,6 12,7 25,3 -21,3
Agricultural raw materials 110,9 6,2 16,0 -25,5
Naturel Fibers 131,6 0,5 4,7 -16,8
Naturel rubber 271,5 13,3 17,5 -31,3
Hides 91,2 21,1 91,9 -16,5
Wood pulp 98,9 4,1 14,0 -23,9
Sawn tropical wood 129,5 1,0 -9,8 -14,2
Sawn softwood 77,8 6,2 23,8 -29,3
Minerals 231,7 14,8 28,3 -20,5
Iron ore 350,6 0,0 0,0 -28,2
Non-ferrous metals 214,7 18,1 35,7 -21,0
Precious metals 273,0 4,7 5,9 7,8
All commodities 194,6 10,4 17,8 -17,6
  • Prices are in dollars per tonne unless otherwise specified.
  • Source : Insee
  • Source : Insee

G_petrole – Prix du pétrole (Brent)

G_alim – Ensemble des matières alimentaires

G_ensemble – Matières Premières importées (ensemble, hors énergie)

G_indus – Ensemble des matières industrielles