commodities market


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Noun1.commodities market - an exchange for buying and selling commodities for future deliverycommodities market - an exchange for buying and selling commodities for future delivery
exchange - a workplace for buying and selling; open only to members
forward market, futures exchange, futures market - a commodity exchange where futures contracts are traded
pit - (commodity exchange) the part of the floor of a commodity exchange where trading in a particular commodity is carried on
spot market - a market in which a commodity is bought or sold for immediate delivery or delivery in the very near future
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'The development of a regulatory framework for commodity exchanges will augment the government's efforts on enhancing food security and making the commodities market competitive, improving efficiencies in the value chain and meeting international standards,' CMA added.
Launched on the auspicious occasion of Makar Sankranti, this new hedging tool, Agri-Options:Ek Aur Kadam Kisan Pragati Ki Ore, is set to mark an important evolution in trading of agriculture commodities market. This instrument will give a strong impetus towards systematic development and transformation of commodity derivatives market in India, which will make the agri-economy more efficient and bring huge amount of value for the farmers of India.A Mandi.commobile application was also launched on the occasion, where farmers can learn more about agri-Options and the commodities market.
The company's Chairman Anil Agrawal said: "Vedanta demonstrated resilience this year, delivering healthy EBITDA margin, strong free cash flow and lower gross and net debt in a volatile commodities market."
Sinha said that first priority would be to develop confidence in the commodities market. Even though the merger has been on the cards for 12 years, the move was expedited in the wake of the ` 5,700- crore payment crisis at NSEL.
New Delhi: India is planning to combine the stock and commodities market regulators after a payment crisis led to the collapse of the nation's biggest spot exchange, three people with direct knowledge of the matter said.
The commodities market is currently facing mounting political and regulatory pressure.
Trading specialists note that in these two commodities market areas there are positive and negative factors that must be addressed prior to actual investing in either.
It is a significant barometer for the performance of commodities market and would be an ideal investment tool in commodities market over a period.
In addition to these residents EoAC" who are able to live in China due to the country's relaxation of its visa policy EoAC" are 200,000 Arab shoppers and buyers that visit the city every year to pick up bargains in the commodities market. Although many locals in Yiwu do not speak English, the presence of thousands of Arab middle-men helps business flow more easily, Huang said.
There is one more factor that may prove disastrous for the commodities market &ndash; the raising of the margin requirements for commodity futures.<span style="mso-spacerun: yes;">&nbsp; </span>It has already <a href="http://www.ibtimes.com/articles/143027/20110509/silver-bubble-burst.htm">crashed the silver market</a>.<span style="mso-spacerun: yes;">&nbsp; </span>As it extends to other markets, a similar reaction may play out.
ISLAMABAD, May 05, 2011 (Frontier Star): The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP), as part of its mandate to develop and strengthen the commodities market in Pakistan, has granted approval to the Pakistan Mercantile Exchange Limited (PMEX) for introduction of the futures contract in sugar.
Against this growth trend, Fragneau said it would be a good strategy to invest in the commodities market for the long term.