PET - Plain English Taxonomy

Name: CommodityTypeDimension
Label: Commodity Type Dimension
TREF ID: DM763
Type: Predefined
Description:
This dimension categorises the reported data according to the type of commodity contract.
Usage:

Dimension Members
Name Label TREF ID Description
EmergingCommodities Emerging Commodities DV7468
The information reported is in relation to contracts classified as emerging commodities; that is; products for which the market is developing but not yet mature. Such as wind and solar power and greenhouse gas offsets.
HardCommodities Hard Commodities DV7467
The information reported is in relation to contracts classified as hard commodities; that is; resources mined such as oil and gas.
MetalCommoditiesNonPrecious Metal Commodities Non Precious DV7469
The information reported is in relation to contracts classified as industrial metal such as copper, aluminium, lead, zinc etc. These are neither as rare nor as valuable as precious metal contracts.
MetalCommoditiesPrecious Metal Commodities Precious DV7470
The information reported is in relation to contracts classified as metals that are considered to be rare and/or have a high economic value. Precious metals may include, but are not limited to: gold, silver, platinum, iridium, rhodium and palladium.
SoftCommodities Soft Commodities DV7471
The information reported is in relation to contracts classified as soft commodities such as agriculture.