Pending CFTC Review, the Exchange plans to extend the afternoon open outcry trading hours in CBOT grain and oilseed futures and options from 1:15 p.m. CT to 2:00 p.m. CT starting June 25, 2012. Specifically, the extended afternoon floor trading hours apply to CBOT Corn, MiniSized Corn, Soybeans, Mini-Sized Soybeans, Wheat, Mini-Sized Wheat, Soybean Meal, Soybean Oil, Rough Rice, and Oats futures and options. In addition, final settlement will move from 1:15 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. on June 25, 2012 in these products as well as in CBOT Ethanol futures and options.
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