We are all aware of stocks, bonds, debts and metals such as Bullions and Base metals as well as energy like Crude Oil and Natural Gas.
Oil & Oil seeds
Oil/Oil seeds like Red Mustard Seeds, Castor seeds, Refined Soy oil, Mentha Oil etc are available for trade in India and outside India too.
Spices like Turmeric, Cardamom, Coriander, Jeera, Chilli etc are traded on Indian bourses.
Plantation product like Rubber is also available for trade in NCDEX exchange in India.
Potatoes are widely traded on Indian bourse NCDEX.
Grains and Pulses
Bajra, Channa, Rice, Wheat, Maize, Barley etc are very popular in India and US as well.
Different grades of Cotton (Kapas) are available for trade in Indian bourses.
Dairy products such as Milk, Butter and Cheese are tradable commodity on exchange in US CME.
Lumbers (Timber) too are available for trade on CME, USA.
Soft products like Sugar available for trade in India as well as US and Cocoa & Coffee can also be traded on CME, USA.
Now this really blew up your mind, didn’t it? Yes, Live Cattles, Lean Hogs (Pigs) and Feeder Cattle are very much available in Future contracts of CME, USA.
Yes you read it right, ELECTRICITY also being traded on exchanges in Futures contract among CME and Inter-continental Exchange. In US Different products are specified in terms of States like Indiana Hub, Western Hub, and Illinois Hub etc.