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Structured Grain Trading Systems in Africa – Training Module 7

Published on May 22, 2015

MODULE_7.JPGStructured Grain Trading Systems in Africa – Training Module 7. A commodity exchange is an open and organized marketplace where ownership titles to standardized quantities or volumes of specific commodities (usually agricultural produce) are traded by its members for their clients. Commodities are traded at a specified price with guaranteed delivery on a specified date. In its simplest form, a commodity exchange provides a venue for buyers and sellers to conduct business, normally through a group of registered brokers.