Trade Performance of Top 2 National Commodity Exchanges: MCX and NCDEX
K. Prabhakar Raj Kumar1, M. Thilaga2

1Dr. K. Prabhakar Raj Kumar, Associate Professor, Department of Commerce, Periyar University, Salem (Tamil Nadu), India.
2M. Thilaga, Ph.D Research Scholar, Department of Commerce, Periyar University, Salem (Tamil Nadu), India.
Manuscript received on 20 November 2019 | Revised Manuscript received on 04 December 2019 | Manuscript Published on 10 December 2019 | PP: 362-366 | Volume-8 Issue-3S2 October 2019 | Retrieval Number: C10691083S219/2019©BEIESP | DOI: 10.35940/ijrte.C1069.1083S219
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Abstract: The commodity futures trading is supported to all sectors of the economy, particularly farmers and consumers. Commodity producers optionally store some production for the future and go for futures contracts to hedge the uncertainty of the futures commodity price. Apart from that Indian commodity market requires major investment and commercial activities in the National and regional markets. But the demand and supply, Indian verses other currencies, export and import parity and current scenario news are the main factors are affecting the commodity trading. This study is focused the second boom period from 2011 to 2018 and identify the trade performances of number 1 and number 2 national commodity exchanges in India.
Keywords: Commodity Futures Market, Agriculture Commodity, Metals Commodity, Bullion Commodity, Energy Commodity. JEL Classification: G13, G14, G18, G20.
Scope of the Article: e-governance, e-Commerce, e-business, e-Learning