The ferrous metals market, which includes iron ore and steel, along with related products, is the second largest commodity market by volume after crude oil. Ferrous metals futures and options offer risk management opportunities for these vital global commodities across the supply chain, in tandem with changing industry structure and demands.
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Australian Coking Coal (Platts) Swap Futures (ACL)
Australian Coking Coal (Platts) Low Vol Swap Futures (ALW)
Australian Coking Coal (Argus) Low Vol Swap Futures (ACR)
Iron Ore 62% Fe, CFR North China (Platts) Swap Futures (PIO)
Iron Ore 62% Fe, CFR China (PLATTS) Average Price Options (ICP)
Iron Ore 62% Fe, CFR China (TSI) Swap Futures (TIO)
Iron Ore 62% Fe, CFR China (TSI) Average Price Options (ICT)
HMS 80/20 Ferrous Scrap, CFR Turkey (Platts) Swap Futures (FSF)
European Hot Rolled Coil, Ex-Works Ruhr Germany (Platts) Swap Futures (NSF)
Steel Billet, FOB Black Sea (Platts) Swap Futures (SSF)
U.S. Midwest Domestic Hot-Rolled Coil (HRC) Steel Index futures