The following commodities are actively traded in these two Exchanges:

Multi Commodity Exchange (MCX)

  • Bullion: Gold, silver and platinum
  • Metals: Aluminum, copper, lead, nickel zinv, tin
  • Oil and Oil Seed: Crude palm oil, refined soy oil, soy bean
  • Energy: Brent crude oil, crude oil, natural gas
  • Spices: Cardamom, coriander
  • Other commodities: Mentha oil, sugar, guar gum, guar seed, potato, chana


National Commodity & Derivatives Exchange (NCDEX)

  • Bullion: Gold and silver
  • Metals: Steel and copper
  • Oil and Oil Seed: Castor seeds, castor seed oilcake, crude palm oil, soy oil, soy bean, mustard seed
  • Energy: Brent crude oil, and crude oil
  • Spices: Pepper, turmeric, jeera, chilli, coariander
  • Agro Commodities: Chana, bajra, barley, maize,
  • Other commodities: guar gum, sugar, rubber

This is not an exhaustive list and the tradable commodities list is also regularly updated with new commodities added by the exchange(s) and old being banned by the government or removed by the exchange(s). For latest list of tradable commodities please visit and