SPOT COMMODITIES

SPOT COMMODITIES

Oct. 20, 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. 104.05

BUTTER Chicago, AA, $ per lb. 1.00

COCOA NY, Ivory Coast $ per metric ton 1,529

COCONUT OIL, Crude, Pacific c per lb. .33 3/4

COFFEE NY, Brazil, Santos 4s c per lb. 130.50

NY, Colombian c per lb. 135.50

COTTONSEED OIL, Miss. Valley c per lb. .25 1/2

EGGS fcy. lg. white, $ per doz. 67-72

HAMS skinned, $ cwt. 75.50

LARD Chicago prime west. c per lb. .20 3/4

PEANUT OIL, Southeast, Crude c per lb. .43

SOYOIL Crude, Decatur, IL-c per lb. 26.69

SUGAR, LONDON bulk, converted 12.04

SUGAR, WORLD supplied by NY Coffee, Sugar,

Cocoa Exchange 12.04

GRAINS

BARLEY, FEED Duluth 2 feed $ per bushel 2.65

CORN Chicago No. 3 yellow $ per bushel 3.32 3/4

OATS Chicago No. 2 white $ per bushel 1.62 3/4

SOYBEANS Chicago No. 1 yellow $ per bu. 6.69 1/4

WHEAT Chicago No. 2 soft red $ per bu. 4.88 3/4

WHEAT KC, No.2 hard $ per bushel NA

TEXTILES

*BURLAP NY 10 oz., 40 in. $ per yd. 35.00

*COTTON 1 1/16 in., slm, av. 7 mkts per lb. 82.02

*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 1,608.50

COPPER NY electrolytic wire bars, c per lb. 133.20

*COPPER, SCRAP NY No.2, c per lb. 104.00

*LEAD pig, common corroding c per lb. 44.00

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

Pitts. 142.00-143.00 Chi. 141.00-142.00

Phila. 130.00-132.00

SILVER Handy & Harman per troy ounce 5.3320

*TIN Grade A, NY Merchants $ per lb. 2.94

*ZINC spec high grade c per lb. 49.99

INDUSTRIALS

*BENZENE c per gallon 68.50

*CRUDE OIL $ per barrel 17.21

*HARDWOOD LUMBER red oak flooring

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

*HIDES Chicago, raw heavy native steers per lb. 79.00

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

west. sheath $ Per Thou. Bd. Ft. 333.00

*RUBBER NY crude, No. 1RSS c per lb. 75

*TALLOW Chicago inedible prime c per lb. .19 1/2