SPOT COMMODITIES

SPOT COMMODITIES

Mar. 4, 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. 113.25

BUTTER Chicago, AA, per lb. .86 1/4

COCOA NY, Ivory Coast per metric ton 1,246

COCONUT OIL, Crude, Pacific per lb. .28

COFFEE NY, Brazil, Santos 4s 61.25

NY, Colombian 74.50

COTTONSEED OIL, Miss. Valley per lb. .18 1/2

EGGS fcy. lg. white, per doz. .51-.57

HAMS NY No. 2 smoked, cwt. 61.00

HIGH FRUCTOSE CORN SYRUP 55, Midwest

tank cars cwt. wet basis 17.71

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

COL. 2

PEANUT OIL, Southeast, Crude per lb. .23

SOYOIL Crude, Decatur, IL-per lb. 19.42

SUGAR, LONDON bulk, converted 7.97

SUGAR, WORLD supplied by NY Coffee, Sugar,

Cocoa Exchange 8.12

GRAINS

BARLEY, FEED Duluth 2 feed per bushel 2.29

CORN Chicago No. 3 yellow per bushel 2.67 3/8

OATS Chicago No. 2 white per bushel 1.27

RYE Minneapolis No.2 per bushel UQ

SOYBEANS Chicago No. 1 yellow per bu. 5.93

WHEAT Chicago No. 2 soft red per bu. 3.62 3/4

WHEAT KC, No.2 hard per bushel 4.14 1/2-4.24 3/4

TEXTILES

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

*COTTON 1 1/16 in., slm, av. 7 mkts per lb. 52.30

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

*PRINT CLOTH NY DNR 48 in. 78x76 in yds per lb. .73

COL. 3

METALS

*ALUMINUM LME spot, per ton 744.09

*COPPER NY electolytic wire bars, per lb. 113.25

*COPPER, SCRAP NY No.2 91.50

*LEAD pig, common corroding per lb. 35.00

*SCRAP STEEL No.1 heavy melting, per ton

Pitts. 91.00-92.00_Chi. 90.00-91.00

_Phila. 81.00-83.00

SILVER Handy & Harman per troy ounce 4.0950

*TIN Grade A, N.Y. Merchants per lb. 2.59

*ZINC spec high grade per lb. 58.83

INDUSTRIALS

*BENZENE 111.00-112.00

*CRUDE OIL 18.64

*HARDWOOD LUMBER red oak flooring

select 1,300.00

*HIDES Chicago, raw heavy native steers per lb. 69.25

*OLD CORRUGATED BOXES 5 mkt av. per ton 12.00

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

west. sheath 279.00

*RUBBER NY crude, No. 1RSS per lb. .44

*TALLOW Chicago inedible prime per lb. .12