soft commodities


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soft commodities

pl n
(Stock Exchange) nonmetal commodities such as cocoa, sugar, and grains, bought and sold on a futures market. Also called: softs
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SCS has expertise in crude oil futures, soft commodities, petroleum and refined products, natural gas options and crude oil options.
London soft commodities markets reopened after being closed for Christmas and UK Boxing Day holidays.
The two companies stated: "Leveraging on Shinmei's 115 years of operating history and track record in the trading and wholesale of soft commodities and food products, BTG-Shinmei will oversee the sourcing, procurement and supply of key raw materials and ingredients, including but not limited to, flour, rice, sugar, dairy, seafood and product packaging to support the F&B operations of BreadTalk's group of companies globally.
Agromino A/S operates as an integrated soft commodities producer, storage provider and trader.
ICE Futures Europe operates leading futures and options markets for global crude and refined oil, interest rates, equity index futures, natural gas, power, coal, emissions and soft commodities.
Allegro is a leading provider of commodity management software for power and gas utilities; refiners, producers and traders of crude oil, refined products, soft commodities and ags; and industrial energy consumers.
The launch represents the company's first entry into deliverable soft commodities.
Prices of soft commodities such as sugar, coffee cocoa and palm oil will be particularly affected.
Vohra, who has over nine years of experience in product and business development in the Exchange industry, will be responsible for developing new products and exploring growth opportunities for DGCX in the soft commodities sector.
Ian Wright, Chief Business Officer of DGCX said: "Sanjeev Vohra's expertise and knowledge will be a key asset in our efforts to develop our offerings in soft commodities, a sector that is a vital part of our portfolio expansion strategy.
The Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange (DGCX) has appointed Sanjeev Vohra as the head of soft commodities.
For example, according to Edward George, head of soft commodities research at Ecobank, despite producing 70% of the world's cocoa, three quarters is exported raw to Europe and Asia where it is processed.