Meaning of COMMODITY-PRODUCT SPREAD in English

COMMODITY-PRODUCT SPREAD

The simultaneous purchase (or sale) of a commodity and the sale (or purchase) of the products derived from that commodity; for example, buying soybeans and selling soybean oil and meal. This is known as a crush spread. Another example is the crack spread, where the crude oil is purchased and gasoline and heating oil are sold.

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