- £1=DM2.751 / FFr9.23 / $1.661
- FOB Rouen November wheat value: FFr 782.50 (£ 84.77)
- Chicago December wheat at close: $2.87 (£ 63.41)
THERE were reports of initial offers of 20,000t of barley to intervention yesterday – the first offer day.
The United Nations World Food Programme has opened a tender to supply 150,000t of optional-origin wheat to Bangladesh for 15 November to 15 January shipment. Origin will probably be EU or Australia. Tender will take place on 4 November (tomorrow).
There could be news from the USA-Russia food and aid talks later today.
Prices at Mondays
values, £/tonne, ex-farm: