Global Commodity Prices & Analysis

40+ years’ experience delivering price data & market data

DOWNLOAD GUIDE BOOK A DEMO

 

Animal Products | Currencies & Freight| Energy| Food Ingredients | Metals| Plastics| Softs| Steel

Global Food Commodity Procurement

40+ years’ experience delivering price data & market data

DOWNLOAD GUIDE

 

Agri-food Blogs & Analysis

Mintec, a leading provider of price analytics for soft commodities, food ingredients and raw materials, occupies a unique position as a subscription data provider to many of the world's top manufacturers and retailers.

Dutch processing potatoes reach their highest-ever February price as availability continues to tighten

March 1, 2024

The demand for free-buy supplies of potatoes in the EU remains robust, but the supply is tightening. This is because many growers no longer have sufficient stocks to offer on the free-buy...

Read more  >

UK container glass imports and exports declined on weak demand

February 23, 2024

UK imports of colourless glass fell 31.6% year-on-year (y-o-y) in November 2023 (latest available data), according to data from HM Revenue and Customs and Mintec calculations, while exports...

Read more  >

European plastics prices rise on higher production costs and shipping disruptions

February 21, 2024

Since peaking in summer 2022, plastics prices have been in a visible downtrend as production costs and supply/demand began to stabilize. However, the German PET price (a strong...

Read more  >

Rising Trade Tensions: European Farmers Rally Against Ukrainian Imports

February 20, 2024

Over the past few weeks, farmers across Europe have initiated protests, using their tractors to block streets and disrupt ports and borders. Farmers have expressed frustration with what...

Read more  >

Steel and raw material price indices 2023 and Outlook H1 2024

February 20, 2024

Comparison of steel and raw material price indices The steel price index for 2023 declined by 21% year-on-year (y-o-y), showing the most dynamic decline among other raw materials...

Read more  >

Concerns over limited orange juice availability amid declining inventories

February 19, 2024

Brazil accounts for three-quarters of global orange juice exports, therefore orange juice availability in the country remains a key price driver across global markets. The Mintec Benchmark...

Read more  >

The Mintec Global Packaging Index decreased by 15% 2023

February 19, 2024

The Mintec Global Packaging Category Index (MCI) [Mintec Code: MC08] was estimated to have risen by 1% month-on-month (m-o-m) to $1,402/MT in December. Prices for most packaging materials...

Read more  >

Multidirectional price movements underlines mixed market sentiment for packaging metals in January

February 15, 2024

In January, steel prices moved in different directions in US and EU markets. However, a weak upward price trend is still in place. At the same time, global steel demand is traditionally...

Read more  >


18,000+ food and packaging market prices,
across 650 commodity types. 


Our food commodity prices database is second to none and we continually strive to improve the quality of our price data sets to make them even more relevant for our clients. We aim to deliver the widest range of commodity price data to understand world food prices including our comprehensive category and food price index.

Our partners include producers, traders, public sources and industry experts who work closely with us to ensure we obtain high quality and reliable market prices.

 



BROCHURE

The Mintec guide to commodity price data.

Explore our commodity price data coverage. 

CTA-3

 

category-brochure

 

DOWNLOAD GUIDE

 

 

independent-1

Independent

Vendor agnostic and independently sourced.

trusted-1

Trusted 

Vetted and enriched by our in-house team of analysts.

timely-1

Timely 

The world's leading brands rely on us for the latest price data.


Overcoming Data Challenges

01-12

For Buyers

arrow  Commodity Prices - Price Charts, Data, and News

arrow  Benchmark your suppliers to buy and negotiate better

arrow  Supplier negotiation checklist  to recognize opportunities for savings or renegotiation 

arrow  Buy at the best price and increase ROI.

arrow  Identity key commodity price movements

Learn more  >

02-12

For Analysts

arrow  Power analysis with clean, cohesive & independent data.

arrow  Move away from huge data sets and disparate sources.

arrow  Spend time on analysis, not data management.

arrow  Comprehensive food commodity price data

arrow  Commodity Market Insight to understand the impact of Price Inflation

Learn more  >

03-7-1

For Strategists

arrow  Understand key commodity markets and overcome critical procurement challenges

arrow  Foresee, respond and manage the impact of price volatility on costs

arrow  Identify opportunities to reduce costs & improve margins 

arrow  Improve internal efficiencies and commercial outcomes.

arrow  Stay informed with a Global Food Commodity Update

Learn more  >

EXPLORE OUR DATA

   

40+ years

40+ Years’

of experience in global data collection.

18,000+

18,000+

aggregated and independent food prices and market data.

70 million+

70 million+

price points released each year.

Top Brands

Top Brands

trust us to deliver the very best data.