Commodity schedulers and logistics managers Optimizing the physical operations of commodities.

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Gain visibility into your supply chain

The global supply chain is underpinned by the physical movement of commodities. Commodity schedulers must optimize for delivery in a world of unexpected supply chain disruptions with visibility into their inventory and obligations across the business. To fully capitalize on opportunities and meet contractual obligations, companies need their physical trading contracts integrated with their inventory and logistical movement data to manage imbalances, optimize transportation and storage assets, and minimize logistics costs.

Why an ION Commodities scheduling and logistics solution?

  • Powerful forecasting and planning

    Balance and synchronize supply and demand to develop long-term, stable plans. Prepare for disruptive events with scenario planning to explore options and identify the most profitable response.

  • Comprehensive inventory management

    Track and manage inventories from individual containers and units up to the enterprise level. Project inventories and blends into the future to keep the right amount of stock on hand and prevent large imbalances from occurring.

  • Complete supply chain visibility

    Assess your forecasts, plans, production, processing, and distribution, as well as inventories, along the way with both current and future logistics activities. Adjust your commodity movements to meet changing obligations.

Commodity supply chain management solutions

To navigate increasingly frequent market disruptions and long-term changes from the energy transition, your business needs transparency into the quantity, quality specification details, and location of your physical assets. Further, you need to efficiently source, transport, and optimize the storage of your commodities to fulfill your obligations. ION Commodities solutions unite scheduling and logistic activity with trading and finance data for any commodity, whether it’s transported by pipeline, tanker, barge, rail, or truck.

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Latest Commodities news

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ION Commodities wins CTRM Software House of the Year at Energy Risk Asia Awards 2022

23 November 2022
LONDON – 23 November 2022: ION Commodities, a leading provider of energy and ...

Golden Pass LNG selects ION Commodities

23 July 2022
Golden Pass LNG’s selection is a testament to ION’s proven success in delivering ...

CEZ Group uses ION’s Beta Program for upgrade success

23 July 2022
London,  14 July 2022: ION Commodities, a global leader in energy and commodity ...

ION Commodities named CTRM Software House of the Year at Energy Risk Awards 2022

10 May 2022
LONDON –10 May 2022: ION Commodities, a global leader in energy and commodity ...

ION Commodities advances trading and risk analytics with new FEA Analyzer

25 April 2022
Powered by predictive analytics and stochastic models, FEA Analyzer unlocks new levels of ...

ION Commodities ranks #1 across the energy and commodity management space

12 April 2022
LONDON – 12 April 2022: ION Commodities, a global leader in energy and ...

Latest Commodities awards

Energy50 2022

Overall Winner

RiskTech100 2022

Commodity Trading Risk Management (CTRM)

Energy Risk Awards 2022

CTRM Software House of the Year

Stevie Awards 2022

Customer Service Department of the Year