Food Outlook 10/96 Appendix Table

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Table A.9 - EXPORT PRICES OF CEREALS AND SOYBEANS


Wheat Maize Sorghum Soybeans

U.S. No.2 Hard Winter Ord. Prot. 1/ U.S. Soft Red Winter No.2 2/ Argentina Trigo Pan 3/ U.S. No.2 Yellow 4/ Argentina 3/ U.S. No.2 Yellow 1/ U.S. No.2 Yellow 4/

( . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . U.S. $/ton . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . )
July/June






1992/93 143 142 124 97 103 95 220
1993/94 143 132 120 113 116 109 254
1994/95 157 145 136 104 110 103 221
1995/96 216 198 218 159 160 156 273
1995 - October 204 194 217 141 149 141 254
1996 - February 219 204 245 165 162 165 284
March 217 206 247 172 164 167 281
April 257 248 271 191 164 188 302
May 263 214 217 204 200 191 306
June 233 182 189 198 187 185 291
July 204 178 174 198 182 168 298
August 193 175 167 186 173 150 306
September 182 170 151 145 156 137 312
October 5/ I 181 168 148 135 150 122 283
II 182 168 150 131 144 121 282

SOURCES: International Grain Council, USDA, and Reuters.
1/ F.o.b. U.S. Gulf ports.
2/ F.o.b. U.S. Atlantic ports.
3/ F.o.b. Argentine ports.
4/ Delivered U.S. Gulf ports.
5/ Weekly prices refer to Thursdays, except for U.S. No.2 Hard Winter Wheat which is based on Tuesday quotations.

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