Currencies and grain trading


  • Euro=£0.710

  • £1=DM2.751 / FFr9.23 / $1.653

  • FOB Rouen January wheat value: FFr 740.00 (£80.17)

  • Chicago March wheat at close: $2.80 (&#163:62.16)

UK wheat futures firmed once again yesterday, with demand seen for spot wheat.

The intervention price for January is currently £87.02 dd. This rate is now subject to daily change.

Prices at Tuesdays
wheat futures close:

MONTH Close Change
JAN 78.40 + 0.80
MAR 79.50 + 0.50
MAY 81.50 + 0.65
JUL 83.50 + 0.70
SEP 81.25 + 0.65
NOV 83.00 + 0.65

    Approximate commodity
    values, £/tonne, ex-farm:

    CommodityPrice
    January Class 1 milling wheat93-96
    January Class 2 milling wheat81-87
    January Soissons92-95
    January feed wheat73-76
    January feed barley75-78
    January OSR155-157
    Harvest feed wheat74-76
    September feed wheat76-78

  • Information provided by BDR Agriculture Ltd, Harvest House, 64 North Street, Bourne, Lincolnshire PE10 9AJ – click here for further details


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