Softs

Sugar

Symbol: SB

Size: 112,000 Pound

Contract Month: H, K, N, V

Trading Hours: 2:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. CT

Exchange: Nybot / ICE US

Tick Value: 0.01 US- Cent

Point Value: 11.20 $


Annual Production in million tons (2016)

 

1. Brazil ca. 37

2. India ca. 25

3. Europe ca. 17

4. Thailand ca. 10

5. China ca. 8

6. USA ca. 8

 

Total yearly: ca. 170 million tons


Coffee

Symbol: KC (Arabica)

Size: 37,500 Pound

Contract Month: H, K, N, U, Z

Trading Hours: 3:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. CT

Exchange: Nybot / ICE US

Tick Value: 0.05 US- Cent

Point Value: 18.75 $


Annual Production in million tons (2016)

 

1. Brazil ca. 3 (Arabica)

2. Vietnam ca. 1.5 (Robusta)

3. Colombia ca. 0.75 (Arabica)

4. Indonesia ca. 0.65 (Robusta)

 

Total yearly: ca. 9.2 million tons


Orange Juice

Symbol: OJ

Size: 15,000 Pound

Contract Month: F, H, K, N, U, X

Trading Hours: 7:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. CT

Exchange: Nybot / Ice US

Tick Value: 0.05 US- Cent

Point Value: 7.50 $

Limit: 10 US Cent


Annual Production in million tons (2014)

 

1. Brazil ca. 17.5

2. USA ca. 7.5

3. China ca. 7.5

4. India ca. 6.5

5. Mexico ca. 4.5

 

Total yearly: 55 million tons


Cocoa

Symbol: CC

Size: 10 Tons

Contract Month: H, K, N, U, Z

Trading Hours: 3:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. CT

Exchange: Nybot / ICE US

Tick Value: 1 $

Point Value: 10 $


Annual Production in million tons (2016)

 

1. Ivory Coast ca. 1.5

2. Ghana ca. 0.9

3. Indonesia ca. 0.7

4. Cameroon ca. 0.3

5. Nigeria ca. 0.2

6. Brazil ca. 0.2

 

Total yearly: ca. 4.5 million tons


Cotton

Symbol: CT

Size: 50,000 Pound

Contract Month: H, K, N, V, Z

Trading Hours: 8:00 p.m. - 1:20 p.m. CT

Exchange: Nybot / ICE US

Tick Value: 0.01 US- Cent

Point Value: 5 $


Annual Production in million tons (2014)

 

1. China ca. 6.2

2. India ca. 6.2

3. USA ca. 3.5

4. Pakistan ca. 2.4

5. Brazil ca. 1.4

 

Total yearly: ca. 26 million tons


Lumber

Symbol: LB

Size: 110,000 Board feet (bd ft)

Contract Month: F, H, K, N, U, X

Trading Hours: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. CT

Exchange: CME

Tick Value: 0.10 $

Point Value: 11 $


Annual Production in billion kilograms (2017)

 

1. Canada ca. 31

2. USA ca. 20

3. Sweden ca. 19

4. Finnland ca. 16

5. Germany ca. 15

6. Russia ca. 14

7. Brazil ca. 11

 

Total yearly: ca. 170 billion kilograms