MGEX - The Minneapolis Grain Exchange Inc. : MGEX to Present at International Citrus & Beverage Conference
09/17/2012| 03:42pm US/Eastern
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MGEX to Present at International Citrus & Beverage Conference
MINNEAPOLIS - MGEX, a Designated Contract Market (DCM)
and Derivatives Clearing Organization (DCO), will attend and
present at the International Citrus & Beverage Conference
(ICBC) this week, September 18-21, 2012, at the Sheraton Sand
Key Resort in Clearwater Beach, Florida.
Layne G. Carlson, MGEX Treasurer & Corporate Secretary, will
present Apple Juice Concentrate Futures Contracts: A New
Development in Global Commodity Trading, on Wednesday,
September 19. This session will focus on the global citrus
and food processing industry and MGEX will provide
information on the new Apple Juice Concentrate (AJC)
contract. Other sessions offered at ICBC include Marketing
Trends and Nutrition, Juice and Beverage Regulatory and
Quality Control, Juice and Food Processing Technologies and
Tools, and Hot Topics in the Industry. Presenters at ICBC
represent various groups from around the globe. Regular
conference registration has ended, but late and onsite
registration will be available.
"I look forward to attending ICBC and meeting with the
various attendees and speakers present," said Layne G.
Carlson, Treasurer & Corporate Secretary, MGEX. "This will be
a great opportunity to provide the industry with valuable
information on MGEX's new AJC futures and options contract as
a risk management and price discovery tool," said
The September conference marks the 52nd year of
the ICBC Annual Program, which consistently concentrates on
key issues facing the citrus, juice and beverage industry.
Please visit www.mgex.com/ajc/
for more information on the upcoming ICBC event
and complete information on the new AJC futures and options
MGEX, a Designated Contract Market (DCM) and Derivatives
Clearing Organization (DCO), was established in 1881 and is
the only market for Hard Red Spring Wheat (HRSW), Apple Juice
Concentrate (AJC), National Corn Index
(NCI), National Soybean Index (NSI), Hard Red Winter Wheat
Index (HRWI), Hard Red Spring Wheat Index (HRSI)
and Soft Red Winter Wheat Index (SRWI) futures and options.
To learn more about MGEX visit www.mgex.com.
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