Trading & Merchandising
Global connections & local solutions for the food & feed industry
With over 60 years of knowledge and experience gained working for both large and small companies within the soft commodities sector, the executive team at Basis Commodities is ideally positioned to empower our clients with tried and trusted approaches to harnessing Trading and Merchandising opportunities.
One of our values is our commitment to building successful and enduring relationships with our clients and striving to be a valued part of our client’s success. Our clients value our market knowledge, resourcefulness and ethics, and many have looked to work with us on structuring new opportunities around trading and merchandising. The team have provided trading and risk management advisory specifically focused on:
- Establishing limits, reporting systems and an appropriate risk management framework
- Describing price risks and what causes them, from pricing to physical to logistics, and then managing them by taking a systemic and holistic view through the trade
- Establishing the targets that must be met and how they are measured
- We help you analyse and understand the dynamics behind the market and help you take advantage of that information to better inform your purchase decisions