Central Bank Commodities Index drops 1.03%

The Central Bank Commodities Index (IC-Br) dropped 1.03%. For comparison purposes, the Central Bank also publishes in its document the international commodities indicator, the CRB, which fell 1.83% in the same monthly relation. The decline in the margin was a direct result of the drop in two of the three segments that comprise the IC-BR: Agriculture and Livestock (-1.22%) and Metal (-2.87%). In the case of Energy, there was an advance (+3.85%).

Source: Portal do Agronegocio