Grains & Oilseeds

An Overview of Grains and Oilseeds

Grains and Oilseeds are renewable resources with continuously fluctuating global supplies that are largely determined by crop production cycles, weather and ongoing shifts in global demand.

Grain and Oilseed futures and options 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.