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Agricultural Commodity Trading - Quite a Different Business
The Business of Agriculture Commodity Trading Recently, I had the opportunity to take a detailed look at the agriculture commodity trading and risk

units of measure for commodity trading  and •    in standardized units of measure. Metals, electric power, grains, or oil are a very good example of commodities that are either traded on commodity exchanges or via direct trading between companies. Agriculture products such as wheat, barley, maize, dry peas, soybeans, rice, and lentils (along with others) are typically traded within the agricultural commodities trading business—but this list varies largely depending on the country and market segment. Here are some specific attributes of

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