Uganda National Commodity Exchange.

UDC intends to carry out an equity investment in Uganda National Commodity Exchange (UNCE) that was incorporated on the 27th March 2015. It is a limited liability company following the demutualization of the Uganda Commodities Exchange (UCE) to include a stake by the public sector. It is regulated by the Capital Markets Authority (CMA) a government agency mandated to regulate among other things, the trade of negotiable instruments.   It aims to trade in the following commodities for the Uganda National Bureau of Standards: maize grain, pulses especially beans, coffee, tea and sugar.

Expected socio economic benefits.

  • Provides information on markets of various commodities involved.
  • Provision of both direct and indirect jobs.
  • Export promotion.