The Grain Marketing Department enters into contracts with producers, traders and end-users and provides a broker service, as well as market-related information, to enable producers and grain buyers to manage their risk optimally. The focus is on professional services, market-related prices and various hedging strategies.
By using the various instruments on Safex, producers and buyers can be protected against price fluctuations in the grain market. Furthermore, this service is backed by effective financing, administration and reliable payments.
Grain Marketing services include:
- Pre-season contracts for producers (WM, YM, BP and SB)
- Price-hedging service – term contracts and options contracts
- Various contracts to end-users to meet their specific needs
- Purchasing all raw materials for the animal feed industry