time series properties of cocoa spot and future prices by Antonios Antoniou

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Statementby Antonios Antoniou.
ContributionsNewcastle Polytechnic. School of Economics.
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The ICE Futures U.S. Cocoa contract is the benchmark for world cocoa prices. The contract’s depth, liquidity and volatility, along with its. Cocoa futures extended gains to trade above $3, per tonne in the last week of November, touching the highest level since August of as traders rush to buy beans to avoid higher costs from Ivorian and Ghanaian producers.

American Hershey took the unusual step of buying beans through the exchange rather than the physical market, after the 2 top producing countries introduced a premium of. • Nearby cocoa futures prices in October averaged $ a tonne, down $ from a month earlier, and $43 below the October, average.

• In 6 of the past 10 years, nearby cocoa futures have decreased from November through March. Price Outlook: • Nearby cocoa futures prices in November-December are forecast to average $ ICE London cocoa #7 (CAH) closed down (%).

Cocoa prices on Wednesday closed lower on profit-taking. Cocoa prices have rallied sharply over the past week, with Mar NY and London cocoa posting contract highs Tuesday and nearest-futures (Dec 20) NY cocoa surging to a /4 year high.

This paper tests the efficiency and price discovery mechanism in the cocoa cash and futures markets over the period March –August The results indicate that the price discovery is done.

of future spot-price developments. The remainder of this paper is organized as follows. Section II summarizes key developments in the prices—spot and futures—of the commodities analyzed in the study. Section III presents tests of stationarity for spot and futures prices, as well as tests of.

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H o wever, there are other aspects that come into play when dealing with time series. The future spot price em- ployed is the spot price on the first trading day of the delivery month, For two-month maturity contracts, spot and futures prices on the first trading day two months before the delivery month are chosen.

The future spot price employed is the spot price on the first trading day of the delivery month (see Table 1). Conversion Cocoa Price Price; 1 Ton = 1, Kilograms Cocoa Price Per 1 Kilogram GBP.

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Suppose that the forward prices were unbiased estimators of future spot prices (both forward and spot prices expressed as units of asset A per unit of asset B): F t;T = E t(S T) (1) where F t;T is the forward price at time t for expiry at time T and S T is the asset price at time T.

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(Price quotes for US Cocoa Futures. by Barchart - 28 minutes ago. Mar ICE NY cocoa (CCH21) on Monday closed up +41 (+%). ICE London cocoa #7 (CAH) closed up +19 (+%). March NY cocoa prices on Monday extended their week-long surge to a new contract high, and nearest-futures (Dec 20) cocoa.

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The season saw the Ivory Coast production reaching just over 2 million tonnes, up 27% year-over-year and the highest crop on record, with Ghana also showing a 22% increase in production totons.

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Time series forecasting predicts future observations (i.e., fare prices) in time series datasets. This review of the cocoa market situation reports on the prices of the nearby futures contracts listed on ICE U.S.

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Between andthe monthly price of cocoa worldwide peaked in mid at about 3, U.S. dollars per metric ton and has since declined to around 2, U.S. dollars per metric ton as .

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