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What is Basis Delivery Differential?

  • It is the difference between the cash price and the futures price of the Contract Month when your crop will be harvested.
  • Typically grading- and handling fees are added to the Basis Delivery Differential.
  • If the Basis Delivery Differential is (-) CropsProfit will subtract it from the futures price when you sell your crop.
  • If the Basis Delivery Differential is (+) CropsProfit will add it to the futures price when you sell your crop.