TOCOM Foreign Customer Trades Comprised 41.2% of Total Volume in August



The Tokyo Commodity Exchange, Inc announced today that the August 2013 monthly volume of customer trades (sell & buy) originating overseas accounted for 41.2 percent of the total trades, which renewed the all-time high ratio. The volume of foreign customer trades and its percentage to the total trades on TOCOM markets started to increase significantly after the launch of the current trading platform in May 2009. In the past three years, the ratio advanced from some 10 percent to 41.2%.


TOCOM Trades Originating Overseas (January '10-August '13)