Each publication contains detailed individual analyst and average (mean) price forecasts for the next 8 quarters, as well as the long-term outlook for the upcoming 10 year period. This is complemented with in-depth graphical and written analysis.

In addition, Energy and Metals Consensus Forecasts features a closer look at changes in the macroeconomic outlook in the world’s major economies, and a selection of currency forecasts taken from our Foreign Exchange Consensus Forecasts publication.

Energy and Metals Consensus Forecasts

The publication has many practical uses including commodity investment analysis, risk management, corporate planning, and budgeting. The commodities covered have been selected for their global appeal and traded on prominent futures markets such as the London Metal Exchange (LME), New York Mercantile Exchange (NYMEX) and InterContinental Exchange (ICE).

Forecast Coverage for Rutile

Our rutile forecasts are based on long-term contract prices for Titanium Rutile Bulk 95% TiO2, fob Australia.

Rutile Price History

The chart below illustrates the trend in Rutile prices since January 2011, measured in US$/metric tonne. Rutile Historical Price Chart  

Consensus Forecasts for Rutile

The sample table below has been extracted from our October 2020 survey, showing consensus price forecasts for Rutile. The publication includes forecasts for more than 30 other commodities, and the accompanying Excel file includes individual panellist forecasts for all commodities featured in Energy and Metals Consensus Forecasts.
Rutile Price Forecasts from October 19, 2020 Survey (US$/tonne)
Survey spot = US$1087.5 Consensus (mean) % change from spot High Low
Dec '20 1087.5 +0.0% 1175.0 1000.0
Mar. '21 1142.5 +5.1% 1200.0 1100.0
Jun. '21 1142.5 +5.1% 1200.0 1100.0
Sep. '21 1152.5 +6.0% 1250.0 1100.0
Download a sample below to see a complete table of forecasts, charts and long-term price outlook
e = consensus estimate  

Rutile and Coverage of Other Commodities

A complete sample issue of the publication, which also includes Consensus Forecasts™ for Ilmenite, Tin, Cobalt, Manganese, Molybdenum and Zircon, as well as base, ferrous and precious metals, can be downloaded in PDF format by clicking the link below and registering your details. Please contact us at Consensus Economics if you have any further questions.