Soybean futures and options are an easy, liquid tool for speculating or hedging against price movements for one of the world’s most widely grown crops. Benefit from the liquidity of an average of over 200,000 contracts traded per day and peaks in open interest near 900,000.

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Contract Unit

5,000 bushels (~136 metric tons)

Price Quotation

U.S. cents per bushel

Product Code

CME Globex: ZS
CME ClearPort: S
Clearing: S


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 …


South American Soybean futures

South American Soybean futures: Financially settled South American Soybean futures will be a more precise tool to manage exposure to the Brazilian Soybean market. Settling in US dollars to the Platts index, the contract will reflect Brazilian export prices at the port of Santos.

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