Jul 25 2018

Barchart Makes Global Commodity Statistics and Economic Data Available via cmdtyStats API

CHICAGO, IL - July 25, 2018 - Today, Barchart, a leading provider of market data and technology, is pleased to announce the launch of cmdtyStats™, a powerful API that can be used to pull global fundamental data on commodities, economic events, and world trade. The offering is available through Barchart’s cmdty product line, which is focused on serving clients as a single source for all commodity data needs across futures, cash, trading, and reference data.

The data, which will include thousands of structured data series from the USDA, EIA, and Bureau of Labor Statistics can be delivered to users via OnDemand APIs and cmdtyView - Barchart’s flagship data terminal built for commodity professionals. Historical data to inception is available for all data series.

Barchart Head of Strategy and cmdty product lead Keith Petersen said, “The cmdtyStats product offering is an exciting new service that can serve a diverse set of clients with needs for broad fundamental data. Our detailed approach to grouping, structuring, and categorizing data truly makes this a best-in-class solution for individual users, software providers, through to Universities seeking an enterprise data solution.”

Users can subscribe to one of the following data packages:

  • Personal - Free data for personal use and research
  • Premium - An individual license designed for data scientists and business analysts
  • Business - Licenses include the ability to distribute data internally and provide customer facing solutions deployed in software and on the web
  • Campus - Full access for students and staff to our entire database with simple distribution and cost-effective plans

As with all offerings in the cmdty product line, cmdtyStats sits alongside, and within, the innovative cmdtyView market data platform, which includes streaming news from cmdtyNewswires, Barchart’s proprietary cash grain bid data and proprietary indexes covering a multitude of cash markets.

Find out more about cmdtyStats™ on www.barchart.com/solutions/cmdty/data/stats and explore all of our currently available datasets through our data explorer www.barchart.com/solutions/cmdty/data/explore-data.

About Barchart
Barchart is a leading provider of market data and services to the global financial, media, and commodity industries. Our diversified client base trusts Barchart's innovative Solutions across data, software, and technology to power their operation from front to back office, while our Media brands enable financial and commodity professionals to make decisions through web content, news, and publications. For more information, please visit www.barchart.com/solutions and www.barchart.com.

Colleen Sheeren
Barchart.com, Inc.
Corporate Communications

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