Regulated Commodities

Business / Finance / Regulated Commodities: The group of registered commodity futures and options contracts traded on organized U.S. futures exchanges.

Perishable Commodities

Business / Agriculture / Perishable Commodities: Farm goods that prior to processing cannot be stored for a substantial period of time without excessive loss through deterioration or spoilage. Examples of perishable commodities are fresh fruits and MORE

Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act (PACA) Of 1930

Business / Agriculture / Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act (PACA) Of 1930: P.L. 71-325 (June 10, 1930), as amended, regulates the buying and selling of fresh and frozen fruits and vegetables to prevent unfair trading practices and to assure that sellers will be paid promptly MORE

Regulated Commodities

Business / Finance / Regulated Commodities: The group of registered commodity futures and options contracts traded on organized U.S. futures exchanges. MORE

Regulated Investment Company

Business / Finance / Regulated Investment Company: An investment company allowed to pass capital gains, dividends, and interest earned on fund investments directly to its shareholders so that it is taxed only at the personal level, and double taxation MORE

Securities And Commodities Exchanges

Business / Finance / Securities And Commodities Exchanges: Exchanges on which securities, options, and futures contracts are traded by members for their own accounts and for the accounts of customers. MORE

Nonbasic Commodities

Business / Agriculture / Nonbasic Commodities: Commodities other than basic commodities for which USDA is authorized to provide price support in permanent law. This includes soybeans and other oilseeds, milk, sugar beets, and sugarcane. MORE

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