The Baltic Exchange Dry Index (BDI) is an estimate of the price of shipping major raw materials such as metals, grains, and fossil fuels by sea. Changes in the Baltic Dry Index can give investors insight into global supply and demand trends. This change is often considered a leading indicator of future economic growth. The charts given here gives the detailed information of the Baltic Exchange Dry Index (BDI) in terms of months. Click on the month of the year for which you want to look up the Baltic Exchange Dry Index for that month.