CME Group – Exclusive Exchange Sponsor of the XV International Conference “Black Sea Grain-2018”


UkrAgroConsult is glad to announce that CME Group became an Exchange Sponsor of the XV International Conference “Black Sea Grain-2018”.

CME Group is the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, handling 3 billion contracts worth approximately $1 quadrillion annually (on average). The company provides a marketplace for buyers and sellers, bringing together individuals, companies and institutions that need to manage risk or that want to profit by accepting risk.

CME Group provides Effective and Efficient Risk Management in the Black Sea Markets, offering cash-settled Black Sea Wheat and Black Sea Corn futures contracts to complement the existing suite of CornSoft Red Winter (SRW), Hard Red Winter (HRW) WheatEU Wheat and Australian Wheat FOB  (Platts) futures contracts. These products, available in one marketplace, represent some of the world’s most important wheat and corn markets.

The Black Sea Wheat FOB (Platts) and Black Sea Corn FOB (Platts) futures contracts track the cash market and will allow firms to manage price exposure to Black Sea wheat and corn markets. The Black Sea Wheat FOB (Platts) contract is based on the Platts Russian Wheat 12.5% Fob Black Sea Deep Water daily price assessment and the Black Sea Corn FOB (Platts) contract is based on the Platts Ukrainian Corn Fob Black Sea daily price assessment.

Black Sea Wheat and Corn futures will be available to trade on CME ClearPort and CME Globex.

International Conference “Black Sea Grain” is a premiere event of the Black Sea region, recognized by global leaders of grain & oilseed industry. It is a major meeting place for the top agribusiness community, 2 days of exclusive market insights from the leading global experts and effective networking.

Preliminary Agenda and Delegate List is available online. 150+ companies from 35 countries already registered to take part.

Conference participants are represented by international producers and crushers of grains and oilseeds, agri holdings, traders, banks and investment funds, shipping, brokerage, insurance, surveying, law and consulting companies etc.


XV Annivresary International Conference “Black Sea Grain: Moving Up the Value Chain” will take place on April 18-19, 2018 in InterContinental hotel, Kiev, Ukraine. Organizer – consulting agency UkrAgroConsult, General Sponsor – ACTAVA TRADING, Exclusive Financial Sponsor – Credit Agricole, Exclusive Exchange Sponsor – CME Group.  Sponsors -  Filhet-Allard Maritime, INTL FCStone, Taban Grain, Rietumu Bank. Supported by GAFTA and Ukrainian Grain Association.

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