- Intervention Price: £83.03dd.
- £1=DM2.9725 / FFr9.9692 / US$1.6011 / 1.5198
- FOB Rouen May wheat value: FFr760 (£75.92)
- Chicago May wheat at close: $2.47 (£57.01)
- THE EU has announced it will now open the tender to export on to the world market approximately 250,000t of intervention wheat from Denmark and Belgium.
- UK futures slipped yesterday as Sterling increased in value and fund managers were more willing to sell Chicago on reports of better-than-average crops.
Wheat futures – closing prices:
values, £/tonne, ex-farm: