WHAT are soybean futures?
A futures contract that allows market participants the opportunity to profit on or hedge against the price movements of our leading oilseed product, with a variety of dietary and industrial uses.
WHY would you want to trade soybeans?
- Soybeans are used in industrial applications from ink and bio-fuels to paints and construction material, making it a versatile commodity that may impact other industries, offering hedging opportunities in a commodity driven portfolio
- The outlook is not only affected by weather, but also by demand from countries in APAC allowing traders to manage or hedge their risk globally.
HOW DO you trade soybean futures?
Grain and Oilseed futures and options at CME Group provide the ability to manage multiple market scenarios. They allow participants such as producers, grain elevators, merchandisers, food processors, importers and exporters to deal with the price risks associated with the sale or purchase of grains and oilseeds.
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