Baltic Dry Index (^BDIY)

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^BDIY Level Range, Past 5 Years

Minimum 647.00 Feb 03 2012
Maximum 2337.00 Dec 13 2013
Average 1217.72

^BDIY Summary

The Baltic Dry Index is an economic indicator issued daily by the London-based Baltic Exchange. Not restricted to Baltic Sea countries, the index provides "an assessment of the price of moving the major raw materials by sea. Taking in 23 shipping routes measured on a timecharter basis, the index covers Handysize, Supramax, Panamax, and Capesize dry bulk carriers carrying a range of commodities including coal, iron ore and grain."

^BDIY Excel Add-In Codes

  • Index Code: ^BDIY
  • Index Name: =YCI("^BDIY","name")
  • Latest Level: =YCP("^BDIY","level")
  • Last 5 Levels: =YCS("^BDIY","level","-4")

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