Asset Classes

Commodity

Agricultural commodities are one of the oldest asset classes that are proven to weather economic uncertainty. These include staple crops and animals produced or raised on farms or plantations. Compared to other classes, farmland and timberland have upheld their reputation for generating high returns and are subject to lower risks.

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Terms

Return

Mentioned by the Following

Locations

Brazil
Great Plains

People

Bill Shaw

  • often traded throughout the world


Agricultural Commodity Pricing Drivers

  • Good / Bad weather can lead to strong or week crops
  • Tariffs


Common Agricultural Commodities

  • Soybeans