Commodity Trading

   

Definition: Commodity Trading is the activity of buying and selling raw or primary products, typically at regulated commodities exchanges.
A commodity has full or partial fungibility; that is, the market treats its instances as equivalent or nearly so with no regard to who produced them.
The most important types of commodities are: agricultural products (corn, rice, sugar, coffee, rubber, wool, etc), livestock and meat, energy (oil, gas, etc), precious metals (gold, platimum, palladium, silver), industrial metals,


   

   

More on commodity trading. More on banking: Equity Trading, Fixed Income Trading, Foreign Exchange Trading, Investment Bank.

   


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