Gold is the oldest precious metal known to man and for thousands of years it has been valued as a global currency, a commodity, an investment and simply an object of beauty.
Silver is a brilliant grey-white metal that is soft and malleable. The mining of silver began some 5000 years ago, with the first mine being in Anatolia (modern-day Turkey).
Crude oil is a naturally occurring, unrefined petroleum product composed of hydrocarbon deposits in natural underground pools or reservoirs and remains liquid at atmospheric pressure and temperature. Although it is often called "black gold,".
Natural gas is a vital component of the world's energy supply. It is one of the cleanest, safest, and the most useful of all energy sources.
Zinc is the fourth most widely used metal in the world after steel, aluminium, and copper. It is hard and brittle at most temperatures, but becomes malleable between 100 °C and 150 °C.
Lead has been in use for thousands of years because it is easy to get from the ground and easy to shape and work with. It was used by the Romans for pipes, drinking vessels, and fasteners.
In world metal consumption, copper ranks third after steel and aluminium. It is a product whose fortunes directly reflect the state of the world's economy, hence also dubbed as Dr Copper.
Nickel is a naturally occurring, lustrous, silvery-white metal. It is the fifth most common element on earth and occurs extensively in the earth's crust. However, most of the nickel is inaccessible in the core of the earth.
Aluminium is a chemical element in the boron group with symbol Al and atomic number 13. It is a silvery-white, soft, nonmagnetic, ductile metal. Aluminium is the third most abundant element in the Earth's crust and its most abundant metal.
If you are looking for access to various commodities and research to help you sell, buy, hedge, speculate, invest, import or export on your own, for investment advice or for an independent financial advisor to manage your imports and exports, GLTC is a one stop solution. GLTC provides you the facility to trade in commodities. With LCPL you can trade on two major commodity exchanges of the country: National Commodity and Derivative Exchange and Multi Commodity Exchange of India Ltd. Online Trading Platform with best of "Technology & Art" to its valued constituents is available on GLTC.
As a result of lifting restrictions and setting up of nation-wide online multi commodity exchanges such as NCDEX, MCX & ICEX a centralized trading environment across India has been created for offering Futures trading in several Agricultural Commodities, Precious Metal and Base Metals.
Further, the authorities have kept in mind the economic purpose of a Commodity Futures Exchange as a market place , enabling the Producers/Processors to sell it in advance to protect them against possible price fall and allow Consumers-Traders, Processors and Exporters to buy in advance to protect against possible price increase. In this way they are able to "Hedge" their price risk.
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