SPOT COMMODITIES

SPOT COMMODITIES

Aug. 7, 1995

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. 97.25

BUTTER Chicago, AA, $ per lb5 85.00

COCOA NY, Ivory Coast $ per metric ton 1,575

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

COFFEE NY, Brazil, Santos 4s 147.00

NY, Colombian 159.25

COTTONSEED OIL, Miss. Valley c per lb. .27 1/2

EGGS fcy. lg. white, $ per doz. 68-73

HAMS skinned, $ cwt. 60.50

LARD Chicago prime west. c per lb. .21

PEANUT OIL, Southeast, Crude c per lb. .41

SOYOIL Crude, Decatur, IL-c per lb. 26.10

SUGAR, LONDON bulk, converted 13.73

SUGAR, WORLD supplied by NY Coffee, Sugar,

Cocoa Exchange 13.90

GRAINS

BARLEY, FEED Duluth 2 feed $ per bushel 2.10

CORN Chicago No. 3 yellow $ per bushel 2.73 1/4

OATS Chicago No. 2 white $ per bushel 1.30 3/8

SOYBEANS Chicago No. 1 yellow $ per bu. 5.86 1/2

WHEAT Chicago No. 2 soft red $ per bu. 4.17 1/4

WHEAT KC, No.2 hard $ per bushel 4.42-4.69 1/2

TEXTILES

*BURLAP NY 10 oz., 40 in. $ per yd. 31.50

*COTTON 1 1/16 in., slm, av. 7 mkts per lb. 82.91

*POLYESTER FIBER NY blend staple branded 98.00

*PRINT CLOTH NY DNR 48 in. 78x76 yds per lb. 92.00

METALS

*ALUMINUM LME spot, $ per ton 1,916.50

COPPER NY electrolytic wire bars, c per lb. 151.40

*COPPER, SCRAP NY No.2, c per lb. 114.00

*LEAD pig, common corroding c per lb. 42.00

*SCRAP STEEL No.1 heavy melting, $ per ton

Pitts. 152.00-153.00 Chi. 149.00-150.00

Phila. 126.00-129.00

SILVER Handy & Harman per troy ounce 5.2460

*TIN Grade A, NY Merchants $ per lb. 3.37

*ZINC spec high grade c per lb. 52.96

INDUSTRIALS

*BENZENE c per gallon 90.50

*CRUDE OIL $ per barrel 17.62

*HARDWOOD LUMBER red oak flooring

select $ Per Thou. Bd. Ft. 1,562.50

*HIDES Chicago, raw heavy native steers per lb. 83.30

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

west. sheath $ Per Thou. Bd. Ft. 365.00

*RUBBER NY crude, No. 1RSS c per lb. 68

*TALLOW Chicago inedible prime c per lb. .19 3/4