- £1=DM2.853 / FFr9.57/ $1.682
- FOB Rouen spot wheat value: FFr 740.00 (£ 77.32)
- Chicago September wheat at close: $2.53 (£ 55.20)
Republican leaders in the US House Treasury yesterday agreed on a $4 billion (£2.38bn) aid package for farmers hit by the recent slump in farm incomes .
The UK market is very quiet, with little FOB interest and only small tonnages being sold ex-farm.
Prices at Thursdays
wheat futures close:
values, £/tonne, ex-farm: