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 Tin

Tin is a silvery-white metal, and is widely used for plating steel cans, in metals used for bearings and in solder. The forecasts featured in our publication are based on:
  • LME Cash - Tin of 99.85% minimum purity, fob

Tin Price History

The chart below illustrates the trend in Tin prices since January 2011, measured in US$/lb. Tin Price History

Consensus Forecasts for Tin

The sample table below has been extracted from our July 2021 survey, showing price forecasts for Tin. 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. Tin Consensus Price Forecasts

Tin and Coverage of Other Commodities

A complete sample issue of the publication, which also includes Consensus Forecasts™ for Copper, Nickel and Lithium, as well as ferrous, non-ferrous and precious metals, can be downloaded by clicking below. If you have any questions, please contact us at Consensus Economics.