SPOT COMMODITIES

SPOT COMMODITIES

Jan. 16, 1992

Included are list prices of suppliers. Quotations do not necessarily represent prices at which transactions have actually occurred.*Prices underlying Industrial Price Index

FOODS

BEEF Midwest dressed steers,

3,500-700 lbs, cwt. 111.60

BUTTER Chicago 92 score A per lb. .97 1/4

COCOA NY, Ivory Coast per metric ton 1,365

COCONUT OIL, Crude, Pacific per lb. .34 1/2

COFFEE NY, Brazil, Santos 4s 61.75

NY, Colombian 79.00

COTTONSEED OIL, Miss. Valley per lb. .18

EGGS fcy. lg. white, per doz. .53-59

HAMS NY No. 2 smoked, cwt. 54.00

HIGH FRUCTOSE CORN SYRUP 55, Midwest

tank cars cwt. wet basis 18.25

LARD Chicago prime west. per lb. .12 1/2

PEANUT OIL, Southeast, Crude per lb. .23 1/2

SOYOIL Crude, Decatur, IL-per lb. 19.00

SUGAR, LONDON bulk, converted 8.29

SUGAR, WORLD supplied by NY Coffee, Sugar,

Cocoa Exchange 8.31

GRAINS

BARLEY, FEED Duluth 2 feed per bushel 2.20

CORN Chicago No. 3 yellow per bushel 2.59

OATS Chicago No. 2 white per bushel 1.14 1/2

RYE Minneapolis No.2 per bushel UQ

SOYBEANS Chicago No. 1 yellow per bu. 5.69 3/4

WHEAT Chicago No. 2 soft red per bu. 4.01

WHEAT KC, No.2 hard per bushel 4.25 3/4-4.37 1/2

TEXTILES

*BURLAP NY 10 oz., 40 in. per yd. 23.00

*COTTON 1 1/16 in., slm, av. 7 mkts per lb. 51.52

*POLYESTER FIBER NY blend staple branded .73-.78

*PRINT CLOTH NY DNR 48 in. 78x76 in yds per lb. .80

METALS

*ALUMINUM LME spot, per ton 673.19

COPPER NY electolytic wire bars, per lb. 107.40

*COPPER, SCRAP NY No.2 84.50

*LEAD pig, common corroding per lb. 35.00

*SCRAP STEEL No.1 heavy melting, per ton

Pitts. 87.00-88.00_Chi. 90.00-91.00

_Phila. 78.00-80.00

SILVER Handy & Harman per troy ounce 4.3150

*TIN Grade A, N.Y. Merchants per lb. 2.49-2.52

*ZINC spec high grade per lb. 56.96

INDUSTRIALS

*BENZENE 100.00

*CRUDE OIL 18.87

*HARDWOOD LUMBER red oak flooring

select 1,275.00

*HIDES Chicago, raw heavy native steers per lb. 68.00

*OLD CORRUGATED BOXES 5 mkt av. per ton 12.00

*PLYWOOD Chicago CDX 1/2 in. 4/5 ply

west. sheath 246.00

*RUBBER NY crude, No. 1RSS per lb. .42 3/4

*TALLOW Chicago inedible prime per lb. .12 1/2