Important Players in Commodity Markets

Important Players in Commodity Markets

A commodity market is basically a market which trades in the main economic sector instead of manufactured items, like sugar, cocoa and coffee. Generally hard commodities are traded, for example gold and oil, while agricultural commodities are traded in the futures sector. Conventional futures contracts are the safest way of trading in commodities, since physical…

Commodity Markets

Commodity Markets

The global nature of the commodity markets makes them extremely powerful as an investor’s tool. Commodity markets are international markets where a commodity is traded that is related to other commodities, making them very liquid. There is also an enormous inter-bank system that links all commodity markets, facilitating transactions that need to be executed within…