SPOT COMMODITIES

SPOT COMMODITIES

Aug. 30, 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. 92.45

BUTTER Chicago, AA, $ per lb5 85.00

COCOA NY, Ivory Coast $ per metric ton 1,541

COCONUT OIL, Crude, Pacific c per lb. .31 1/2

COFFEE NY, Brazil, Santos 4s c per lb. 153.50

NY, Colombian c per lb. 170.00

COTTONSEED OIL, Miss. Valley c per lb. .28

EGGS fcy. lg. white, $ per doz. 60-65

HAMS skinned, $ cwt. 61.50

LARD Chicago prime west. c per lb. .21 1/2

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

SOYOIL Crude, Decatur, IL-c per lb. 26.08

SUGAR, LONDON bulk, converted 12.36

SUGAR, WORLD supplied by NY Coffee, Sugar,

Cocoa Exchange 12.90

GRAINS

BARLEY, FEED Duluth 2 feed $ per bushel 2.05

CORN Chicago No. 3 yellow $ per bushel 2.86 7/8

OATS Chicago No. 2 white $ per bushel 1.40 5/8

SOYBEANS Chicago No. 1 yellow $ per bu. 6.04 1/2

WHEAT Chicago No. 2 soft red $ per bu. 4.22 1/2

WHEAT KC, No.2 hard $ per bushel 4.63-4.76 1/2

TEXTILES

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

*COTTON 1 1/16 in., slm, av. 7 mkts per lb. 89.75

*POLYESTER FIBER NY blend staple branded 98.00

*PRINT CLOTH NY DNR 48 in. 78x76 yds per lb. 85.00

METALS

*ALUMINUM LME spot, $ per ton 1,828.50

COPPER NY electrolytic wire bars, c per lb. 149.10

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

*LEAD pig, common corroding c per lb. 44.00

*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 5.4820

*TIN Grade A, NY Merchants $ per lb. 3.19

*ZINC spec high grade c per lb. 52.07

INDUSTRIALS

*BENZENE c per gallon 85.00

*CRUDE OIL $ per barrel 17.86

*HARDWOOD LUMBER red oak flooring

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

*HIDES Chicago, raw heavy native steers per lb. 82.25

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

west. sheath $ Per Thou. Bd. Ft. 367.00

*RUBBER NY crude, No. 1RSS c per lb. 72

*TALLOW Chicago inedible prime c per lb. .20 1/2