WTI crude oil was fractionally up overnight at $46.98 per barrel.
In softer commodities, cocoa traded at $1843 per tonne on yesterday, tradingeconomics.com reported. Historically, cocoa reached an all-time high of $4361.58/t in July of 1977 and a record low of $211/t in July of 1965.
Coffee increased 3.25c per pound or 2.54% to 131.10c/lb yesterday from 127.85c/lb in the previous trading session, tradingeconomics.com reported. Historically, coffee reached an all-time high of 339.86c/lb in April of 1977 and a record low of 42.50c/lb in October of 2001.