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Commodities: Find commodities data and reports

Guide to useful resources on commodities and where to find data

Books: Get an overview of the topic

Search the library catalogue using terms such as Commodities or Commodities trading to get started.

News: Find articles on commodities

Databases: Download data for commodities research

1. Bloomberg

See How do I Use Bloomberg research guide

2. Datastream

See: How do I Use Datastream research guide

3. Eikon

See Eikon training videos

4. UN Comtrade

Access the United Nations Commodity Trade Statistics Database here.

Use the Comtrade Labs for data visualisation.

5. EIU Market Indicators and Forecasts

- Log in to the database

- Click on "Commodities"

- Select data series, years of data, and click "View tables" to see the results

Journals

Search for electronic journals with "Commodities" or "Commodity" in the journal title, or search for specific commodities, for example, "oil and gas".

Some selected journals:

Journal of Commodity Markets

Commodity Price Forecasts

The use of electronic resources must comply with the Appropriate Use of Electronic Resources Policy and Singapore Management University Acceptable Use Policy