Physical and futures markets are monitored on a daily basis.
Commodity prices are benchmarked daily using different criterias such as: the origin, quality and source. For Morocco, custom duties are taken into consideration due to its impact on the final prices.
Macro-economic events are analysed daily for its impact on commodity prices and currencies. Below some of the different sources used :
- USDA :
"USDA Supply & Demand" : Monthly and Quaterly
"Crop Progress Report" : Weekly
"USDA Weekly Export Sales" : Monthly
Future prices are monitored on different boards such as: The Chicago Board of Trade, The Kansas City Board of Trade and Euronext.
Within the last decade, and due to the acute volatility on different commodity prices, trading on international boards has become complex. Yellowrock accompanies its customers by providing a full risk management service.