A Rare commodity is a special type of commodity that increases in value the further one brings them from the star system that which which in it is bought. The supply of a rare commodity is limited to each CMDR and on how much of that commodity they are already carrying. It is usually anywhere between 1 and 15 units.
For player minor factions, it is a source of pride to control a system (and the station in question if their government type allows) that sells a rare commodity.
See also Edit
- Minor factions with rare commodities