Spot and forward prices (£/t ex-farm)
Each set of prices comes from a single merchant, co-op or broker, and are the latest prices being paid to farmers. Ranges of prices, within one category relate to the distance of the farm from the buyer. Oilseed rape prices are latest spot and forward prices, not contract prices. Ex farm prices vary with the distance from Hull, Liverpool and Erith, crushing factories.
Futures markets and commodity risk management online course
Learn all you need to know about the futures markets and how you can benefit from them:
- Negotiate better prices with your grain merchants
- Risk management strategies for a more predictable financial performance
- Apply risk management and improve your financial performance
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