Currencies and grain trading


01 July 1998


Currencies and grain trading


Wednesday, 1 July, 1998

  • £1=DM3.013 / FFr10.09 / $1.666

  • French FOB spot wheat value: FFr 750 (£ 74.33)

  • Chicago July wheat at close: $2.78 (£ 60.07)






Prices at Tuesdays
wheat futures close:


MONTH Close Change
JUL 74.50 -0.25
SEP 72.00 0.00
NOV 74.15 0.00
JAN 76.15 0.00
MAR 78.15 0.00
MAY 80.15 0.00

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







    July Class 1 milling112-115
    July feed wheat70-72
    July biscuit wheat75-80
    Harvest feed wheat65-66




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

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