This Glossary is a non-exhaustive list of the key terms used in commodities trading.
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DUC

DUC

Drilled but uncompleted wells


energy density

the amount of electrical power that can be stored per unit of weight


EUA Futures

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Futures

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ICE

Stands for internal combustion engine intercontinental exchange


L/S/D

Lashed Secured Dunnaged


liquidity

The ability to buy or sell orders of any size quickly and efficiently without a substantial impact on market price.


MMT

million metric tons


MOP

Muriate of Potash


MSCI

Morgan Stanley Capital International