Warehouse receipt


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Warehouse receipt

Evidence that a firm owns goods stored in a warehouse.

Vault Receipt

A guarantee that a seller will deliver commodities to a certain warehouse for storage. A vault receipt is a way to settle a futures contract, especially one on precious metals, in lieu of actual delivery. A vault receipt is also called a warehouse receipt.
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The warehouse receipt financing is a great opportunity to help agricultural producers who are currently underserved by the banking system because they lack standard collaterals.
A money warehouse receipt or bailment contract for silver coin would use such language.
The system integrates smallholders into the warehouse receipt system so they can benefit from direct linkage to more diversified markets, including buyers who are looking for standardized grain stocks.
The Warehouse Receipt Systems Act 2005 which was passed about two years ago, seeks to mitigate quality and storage risks by the warehouse operators' guarantee of delivery and loss of value by monitoring movements in the market value as well as value discounting and other price risk management instruments.
As per to GIBL CEO Ratnaraj Bajracharya, the bank will offer loans to farmers against the collateral of warehouse receipt which the farmer gets at the same time as depositing their products at the warehouse of Gyan Agri.
KAMPALA -- Following the establishment of the Warehouse Receipt Systems, coffee farmers in eastern Uganda realized an average of 15% increase in the prices, The Monitor reports.
A provider and distributor of fiberglass composites, Florida-based Fiberglass Coatings required a software solution to meet the needs of the composite industry, such as the intricacies of hazardous materials regulations and integrated tracking of product movement from initial warehouse receipt to customer delivery through shippers, their own trucks or walk-in sales.
The warehousing system will facilitate small farmers to realise prices and avail banks' collateralize credit through warehouse receipt.
Our Full-sized Gold contracts are a perfect example of this, as users take advantage of recently launched efficiencies such as directed fungibility, the electronic warehouse receipt system, and side-by-side trading of Metals options contracts.
The CBOT plans to implement an electronic warehouse receipt delivery process in the fourth quarter of 2006.
The CBOT also plans to implement an electronic warehouse receipt delivery process in the fourth quarter of 2006.
Recently, our success with the electronic warehouse receipt (EWR) for cotton has led us to encourage its use by the coffee industry.