SPOT COMMODITIES

SPOT COMMODITIES

Sept. 1, 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. 91.40

BUTTER Chicago, AA, $ per lb5 85.00

COCOA NY, Ivory Coast $ per metric ton 1,561

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

COFFEE NY, Brazil, Santos 4s c per lb. 146.75

NY, Colombian c per lb. 161.75

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

EGGS fcy. lg. white, $ per doz. 61-66

HAMS skinned, $ cwt. 63.00

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. 26.26

SUGAR, LONDON bulk, converted 12.10

SUGAR, WORLD supplied by NY Coffee, Sugar,

Cocoa Exchange 13.15

GRAINS

BARLEY, FEED Duluth 2 feed $ per bushel 2.05

CORN Chicago No. 3 yellow $ per bushel 2.91

OATS Chicago No. 2 white $ per bushel 1.42 3/8

SOYBEANS Chicago No. 1 yellow $ per bu. 6.14

WHEAT Chicago No. 2 soft red $ per bu. 4.35 1/4

WHEAT KC, No.2 hard $ per bushel 4.73 1/2-4.86

TEXTILES

*BURLAP NY 10 oz., 40 in. $ per yd. 31.75

*COTTON 1 1/16 in., slm, av. 7 mkts per lb. 91.18

*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 1,740.00

COPPER NY electrolytic wire bars, c per lb. 143.95

*COPPER, SCRAP NY No.2, c per lb. 110.00

*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 5.2860

*TIN Grade A, NY Merchants $ per lb. 2.86

*ZINC spec high grade c per lb. 51.85

INDUSTRIALS

*BENZENE c per gallon 85.00

*CRUDE OIL $ per barrel 17.87

*HARDWOOD LUMBER red oak flooring

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

*HIDES Chicago, raw heavy native steers per lb. 80.25

*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. 71 3/4

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