Current indicators - 18 May 2017


IndicatorWeek endedUnitLatest pricePrice week priorWeekly changePrice 12 months priorYear on year change

Selected World Indi​cator Prices

Australian Dollar - AUD/USD Exchange Rate17-MayUS$/A$0.740.740%0.731%This is an image of an white arrow in a green circle indicating an increase in percentage points.
Wheat - US no. 2 hard red winter wheat, fob Gulf16-MayUS$/t199200<1%This is an image of a white arrow in a red circle indicating a decrease in percentage points.1933%This is an image of an white arrow in a green circle indicating an increase in percentage points.
Coarse Grains - US no. 2 yellow corn, fob Gulf17-MayUS$/t158159<1%This is an image of a white arrow in a red circle indicating a decrease in percentage points.172-8%This is an image of a white arrow in a red circle indicating a decrease in percentage points.
Canola - Rapeseed, Europe, fob Hamburg16-MayUS$/t4304300%4241%This is an image of an white arrow in a green circle indicating an increase in percentage points.
Cotton - Cotlook 'A' Index17-MayUSc/lb90.6 87.9 3%This is an image of an white arrow in a green circle indicating an increase in percentage points.69.2 31%This is an image of an white arrow in a green circle indicating an increase in percentage points.
Sugar - Intercontinental Exchange, nearby futures, no.11 contract17-MayUSc/lb15.815.52%This is an image of an white arrow in a green circle indicating an increase in percentage points.16.9-7%This is an image of a white arrow in a red circle indicating a decrease in percentage points.
Wool - Eastern Market Indicator11-MayAc/kg clean1,5341,544<1%This is an image of a white arrow in a red circle indicating a decrease in percentage points.1,28719%This is an image of an white arrow in a green circle indicating an increase in percentage points.
Wool - Western Market Indicator12-MayAc/kg clean1,5271,560-2%This is an image of a white arrow in a red circle indicating a decrease in percentage points. 1,36112%This is an image of an white arrow in a green circle indicating an increase in percentage points.

Selected domestic crop indicator prices

Milling Wheat - ASW1, track quote, Port Adelaide, SA16-MayA$/t192191<1%This is an image of an white arrow in a green circle indicating an increase in percentage points.248-23%This is an image of a white arrow in a red circle indicating a decrease in percentage points.
Feed Wheat - General purpose, Sydney, NSW17-MayA$/t2302300%265-13%This is an image of a white arrow in a red circle indicating a decrease in percentage points.
Feed Barley - Sydney, NSW17-MayA$/t170204-17%This is an image of a white arrow in a red circle indicating a decrease in percentage points.227-25%This is an image of a white arrow in a red circle indicating a decrease in percentage points.
Canola - Portland, Vic.15-MayA$/t5205200%5200%
Grain Sorghum - Sydney, NSW10-MayA$/t2642641%This is an image of an white arrow in a green circle indicating an increase in percentage points.2439%This is an image of an white arrow in a green circle indicating an increase in percentage points.

Selected domestic livestock indicator prices

Beef - Eastern Young Cattle Indicator12-MayAc/kg cwt636636-2%This is an image of a white arrow in a red circle indicating a decrease in percentage points.56313%This is an image of an white arrow in a green circle indicating an increase in percentage points.
Mutton - Mutton indicator (18-24 kg fat score 2-3), Vic12-MayAc/kg cwt5305055%This is an image of an white arrow in a green circle indicating an increase in percentage points.33359%This is an image of an white arrow in a green circle indicating an increase in percentage points.
Lamb - Eastern States Trade Lamb Indicator18-MayAc/kg cwt6416341%This is an image of an white arrow in a green circle indicating an increase in percentage points.55915%This is an image of an white arrow in a green circle indicating an increase in percentage points.
Pig - Eastern Seaboard (60.1-75 kg), average of buyers & sellers5-MayAc/kg cwt300303<1%This is an image of a white arrow in a red circle indicating a decrease in percentage points.386-22%This is an image of a white arrow in a red circle indicating a decrease in percentage points.
Goat - Eastern States (12.1-16 kg)15-MayAc/kg cwt656658<1%This is an image of a white arrow in a red circle indicating a decrease in percentage points.55219%This is an image of an white arrow in a green circle indicating an increase in percentage points.
Live cattle - Light steers ex Darwin to Indonesia6-MayAc/kg lwt3303300%nana
Live sheep - Live wether (Muchea WA saleyard) to Middle East1-May$/head1171178%This is an image of an white arrow in a green circle indicating an increase in percentage points.9326%This is an image of an white arrow in a green circle indicating an increase in percentage points.

Global Dairy Trade weighted average pricesa

Dairy - Whole milk powder16-MayUS$/t3,3123,2332%This is an image of an white arrow in a green circle indicating an increase in percentage points.2,25247%This is an image of an white arrow in a green circle indicating an increase in percentage points.
Dairy - Skim milk powder16-MayUS$/t1,9981,982<1%This is an image of an white arrow in a green circle indicating an increase in percentage points.1,65821%This is an image of an white arrow in a green circle indicating an increase in percentage points.
Dairy - Cheddar cheese16-MayUS$/t3,7263,6662%This is an image of an white arrow in a green circle indicating an increase in percentage points.2,69338%This is an image of an white arrow in a green circle indicating an increase in percentage points.
Dairy - Anhydrous milk fat16-MayUS$/t6,6316,1857%This is an image of an white arrow in a green circle indicating an increase in percentage points.3,34099%This is an image of an white arrow in a green circle indicating an increase in percentage points.

a Global Dairy Trade prices are updated twice monthly on the first and third Tuesday of each month.

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Last reviewed:
18 May 2017