TOCOM Monthly Foreign Customer Trade Ratio Tops at 37.6% in May



The Tokyo Commodity Exchange, Inc announced today that the May 2013 monthly volume of customer trades (sell & buy) originating overseas comprised 37.6 percent of the total trades, which marked the all-time high ratio. The volume of foreign customer trades and its proportion to the total trades on TOCOM markets started to increase significantly after the launch of to the current trading platform in May 2009. In the past three years, the ratio advanced from some 10 percent to 37.6%.


TOCOM Trades Originating Overseas (Jan '10-May '13)