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Kansas City Board of Trade

A Kansas City, Missouri-based exchange that lists wheat. Hard red winter wheat futures are the major mainstay of the exchange. It represents the majority of US wheat production and is acknowledged as the international benchmark for bread wheat prices. In 2010, the exchange traded more than 5.5 million wheat futures contracts, equivalent to more than 27.75 billion bushels of wheat.

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