SPOT COMMODITIES

SPOT COMMODITIES

Sept. 8, 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. 95.55

BUTTER Chicago, AA, $ per lb5 85.00

COCOA NY, Ivory Coast $ per metric ton 1,513

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

COFFEE NY, Brazil, Santos 4s c per lb. 138.25

NY, Colombian c per lb. 154.75

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

EGGS fcy. lg. white, $ per doz. 63-68

HAMS skinned, $ cwt. 62.50

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. 27.50

SUGAR, LONDON bulk, converted 11.80

SUGAR, WORLD supplied by NY Coffee, Sugar,

Cocoa Exchange 12.96

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 1.41 1/4

SOYBEANS Chicago No. 1 yellow $ per bu. 6.18 3/4

WHEAT Chicago No. 2 soft red $ per bu. 4.62

WHEAT KC, No.2 hard $ per bushel 4.85-5.00

TEXTILES

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

*COTTON 1 1/16 in., slm, av. 7 mkts per lb. 86.94

*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 1,767.50

COPPER NY electrolytic wire bars, c per lb. 145.50

*COPPER, SCRAP NY No.2, c per lb. 111.00

*LEAD pig, common corroding c per lb. 44.00

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

Pitts. 148.00-149.00 Chi. 146.00-147.00

Phila. 130.00-132.00

SILVER Handy & Harman per troy ounce 5.3870

*TIN Grade A, NY Merchants $ per lb. 3.00

*ZINC spec high grade c per lb. 50.92

INDUSTRIALS

*BENZENE c per gallon 80.50

*CRUDE OIL $ per barrel 18.57

*HARDWOOD LUMBER red oak flooring

select $ Per Thou. Bd. Ft. 1,570.00

*HIDES Chicago, raw heavy native steers per lb. 83.50

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

west. sheath $ Per Thou. Bd. Ft. 370.00

*RUBBER NY crude, No. 1RSS c per lb. 70 3/4

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