- Intervention Price: £82.54dd.
- £1=DM2.966/ FFr9.950/ US$1.606/ 1.5168
- FOB Rouen April wheat value: FFr745 (£75.17)
- Chicago May wheat at close: $2.57 (£58.69)
THE UK market continued on a firmer tone as consumers still look to take cover for June-August on feed, biscuit and milling wheats. The latter appears the easiest to buy, bringing the premium in to around £12-13 pounds. The French market is still creeping upwards .
Wheat futures – closing prices:
values, £/tonne, ex-farm: