Access an easy, liquid tool to profit from or hedge against price movements in the United States’ most widely grown crop. Corn is the most liquid and active market in grains, with 350,000 contracts traded per day on average and open interest peaking at 1.7 million.

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Contract Unit

5,000 bushels

Price Quotation

U.S. cents per bushel

Product Code

CME Globex: ZC
CME ClearPort: C
Clearing: C


Trading Hours

CME Globex:
Sunday – Friday, 7:00 p.m. – 7:45 a.m. CT and
Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 1:20 p.m. CT…


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