- Trading Screen Product Name
- Barley Futures
- Trading Screen Hub Name
- Pricing Basis
Free on Board points in the Par Region
- Delivery Months
March, May, July, October, December
- Deliverable Specifications
Contract deliverable grades shall be based on primary elevator
grade standards as established by the Canadian Grain Commission
(1) Non-commercially clean Canadian barley with a maximum dockage
of 2%, a maximum of 0.5 ppm vomitoxin, and all other specifications
to meet No. 1 Canada Western Barley at par; or
(2) Non-commercially clean Canadian barley with a minimum test
weight of 288 grams per 0.5 litre, a maximum dockage of 2%, a
maximum of 0.5 ppm vomitoxin, a maximum of 2.5% other cereal
grains, a maximum of 1.0% wild oats, and all other specifications
to meet No. 2 Canada Western Barley at a discount of $7.00 per net
- Delivery Points
Par - Par area in Eastern Saskatchewan, East of Saskatoon,
and may also include locations in Manitoba that are located near
the Manitoba-Saskatchewan border.
Southern Manitoba - locations in Manitoba, south of Dauphin,
and may also include locations in Saskatchewan that are located
near the Manitoba-Saskatchewan border, at a $4.00/tonne
Northwestern Manitoba – Locations in the
Dauphin-Roblin-Swan River area of Manitoba at a $6.00/tonne
Western Saskatchewan – Locations in Western
Saskatchewan, and may also include locations in Alberta that are
located near the Saskatchewan-Alberta border, at a $4.00/tonne
Central Alberta – Locations in central Alberta, North
of Red Deer, at a $8.00/tonne premium.
Southern Alberta – Locations in southern Alberta,
South of Red Deer, at a $10.00/tonne premium.
Peace River – Locations in the Peace River region of
Alberta and B.C. at a $12.00/tonne discount.
- Contract Size
1 contract = 20 tonnes
- Trade Match Algorithm
- First Notice Day
One Trading Day prior to the first delivery day.
- First Delivery Day
First Trading Day of the delivery month.
- Last Trading Day
Trading Day preceding the fifteenth calendar day of the delivery
- Minimum Price Flux
$0.10/tonne ($2.00 per contract)
- Daily Price Limit
$10.00/tonne above or below previous settlement, expandable to $15
and then to $20. Daily Price Limits are not applied when there is
no Open Interest in any futures contract month or options series.
- Speculative Position Limit
1000 contracts in delivery month
- MIC Code
- Clearing Venue