To evaluate the current state of the Belgian economy, the FPB regularly updates a series of indicators. The indicators concern the macro-economic stance of the economies of Belgium, its three neighbouring countries and the euro area, as well as the transport industry.
Brent oil prices
Price per barrel
Description: The oil price in USD is reported by ICIS and concerns the price for a barrel of dated Brent FOB. This price is converted to EUR on the basis of ECB exchange rates.
Unit: price in USD or EUR per barrel
Source: Thomson Reuters Datastream, European Central Bank