Advantages of use of the futures contracts in the rapeseed trade. The case of Poland

Anna Zielińska-Chmielewska


The article focuses on specific aspects of price risk management in agricultural business, with the aim of discussing a relevant hedging method for managing the commodity risks associated with agricultural production.The purpose of the paper is to carry out a simulation of one-month futures contracts on rapeseed offered by a foreign commodity exchange. The Euronext platform allows hedging of raw material purchase prices for rapeseed processing enterprises in Poland. The results of the simulation are preceded by a detailed analysis of the process of securing raw material prices, along with an assessment of its financial viability for potential buyers.
Author Anna Zielińska-Chmielewska (WT / KKG)
Anna Zielińska-Chmielewska,,
- Department of Business Activity
Journal seriesProceedings of International Scientific Symposium "Economy of Eastern Croatia - Vision and Growth" , ISSN 1848-9559, (0 pkt)
Issue year2017
Publication size in sheets0.5
Conference6th International Scientific Symposium Economy of Eastern Croatia - Vision and Growth, 25-05-2017 - 27-05-2017, Osijek, Chorwacja
Keywords in Englishcommodity price management, hedging, futures contracts on rapeseed, Euronext, Poland
Languageen angielski
Score (nominal)15
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ScoreMinisterial score = 15.0, 08-06-2020, ArticleFromConference
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