- Gross Processing Margin - GPM
- The difference between the cost of a raw commodity and the income it generates once sold as a finished product.
The gross processing margin will be adjusted for each different commodity. For example, the GPM for oil is called the crack spread; for soybeans, it's called the crush spread.
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