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financial commodities
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typically futures contracts (something to be delivered at a later date) on bulk goods such as grains, metals, livestock, oil, cotton, coffee, sugar and cocoa
  • The Custom-House marker imprinted it, with a stencil and black paint, on pepper-bags, and baskets of anatto, and cigar-boxes, and bales of all kinds of dutiable merchandise, in testimony that these commodities had paid the impost, and gone regularly through the office.
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