17 CFR 150.2 - Position limits.

§ 150.2 Position limits.
No person may hold or control positions, separately or in combination, net long or net short, for the purchase or sale of a commodity for future delivery or, on a futures-equivalent basis, options thereon, in excess of the following:
Speculative Position Limits
Limits by number of contracts
Contract Spot month Single month All months
1 For purposes of compliance with these limits, positions in the regular sized and mini-sized contracts shall be aggregated.
Chicago Board of Trade
Corn and Mini-Corn 1 600 33,000 33,000
Oats 600 2,000 2,000
Soybeans and Mini-Soybeans 1 600 15,000 15,000
Wheat and Mini-Wheat 1 600 12,000 12,000
Soybean Oil 540 8,000 8,000
Soybean Meal 720 6,500 6,500
Minneapolis Grain Exchange
Hard Red Spring Wheat 600 12,000 12,000
ICE Futures U.S.
Cotton No. 2 300 5,000 5,000
Kansas City Board of Trade
Hard Winter Wheat 600 12,000 12,000
[76 FR 71684, Nov. 18, 2011]

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Title 17 published on 2014-04-01

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  • 2014-07-03; vol. 79 # 128 - Thursday, July 3, 2014
    1. 79 FR 37973 - Position Limits for Derivatives and Aggregation of Positions
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      COMMODITY FUTURES TRADING COMMISSION
      Notice of proposed rulemaking; extension of comment periods.
      The comment periods for the Aggregation Proposal published November 15, 2013, at 78 FR 68946, and for the Position Limits Proposal published December 12, 2013, at 78 FR 75680, will close on August 4, 2014.
      17 CFR Parts 1, 15, 17, 19, 32, 37, 38, 140, and 150