Advanced English Dialogue for Business – Cash commodity

Listen to a Business English Dialogue about Cash commodity

Bradley: Hi Aria, do you know what a cash commodity is?

Aria: Hello Bradley, yes, a cash commodity is a physical commodity like wheat or oil that is bought and sold in the cash market for immediate delivery.

Bradley: Exactly, it’s different from a futures contract where the transaction is for future delivery. Have you ever traded cash commodities before?