06.01.2009 - Futures trade value sets record in China, rising 76% in 2008
From Rednet.cn: China's futures trading volume reached a record high of 71.9 trillion yuan ($10.5 trillion) in 2008, up 76 percent year-on-year, the China Futures Association (CFA) said on Saturday. It said 1.36 billion contracts were traded, up 87 percent. The most active contracts were for sugar in Zhengzhou, soybeans and soybean meal in Dalian and copper and natural rubber in the Shanghai..... Full Article: Source