Meat

Lean Hogs

Symbol: HE

Size: 40,000 Pound

Contract Month: G, J, K, M, N, Q, V, Z

Trading Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 1:05 p.m. CT

Exchange: CME

Tick Value: 0.025 US- Cent

Point Value: 10 $

Limit: 3 US- Cent


Annual Production in million tons (2015)

 

1. China ca. 55

2. Europe ca. 25

3. USA ca. 10

4. Brazil ca. 4

 

Total yearly: ca. 110 million tons


Live Cattle

Symbol: LE

Size: 40,000 Pound

Contract Month: G, J, M, Q, V, Z

Trading Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 1:05 p.m. CT

Exchange: CME

Tick Value: 0.025 US- Cent

Point Value: 10 $

Limit: 3 US- Cent


Annual Production in million tons (2012)

 

1. USA ca. 12

2. Brazil ca. 10

3. China ca. 6

4. Argentinia ca. 3

 

Total yearly: ca. 65 million tons


Feeder Cattle

Symbol: GF

Size: 50,000 Pound

Contract Month: F, H, J, K, Q, U, V, X

Trading Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 1:05 p.m. CT

Exchange: CME

Tick Value: 0.025 US- Cent

Point Value: 12.50 $

Limit: 4.5 US- Cent


Annual Production in million tons (2012)

 

1. USA ca. 12

2. Brazil ca. 10

3. China ca. 6

4. Argentinia ca. 3

 

Total yearly: ca. 65 million tons