FAO/GIEWS - Food Outlook July/August/September 1997

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Table A.8 - WHEAT AND MAIZE FUTURES PRICES 1/


July September December March

this year last year this year last year this year last year this year last year

( . . . . . . . . . . . . . . U.S.$/ton . . . . . . . . . . .)
WHEAT







July 24 132 163 136 166 140 166 140 158
31 133 164 138 165 142 165 141 155
August 7 133 169 139 171 143 171 143 162
14 131 168 136 170 140 169 142 159
21 136 166 141 168 146 167 147 158
28 138 166 144 168 149 166 149 159
MAIZE







July 24 96 138 96 126 99 129 102 131
31 105 142 105 129 109 133 110 135
August 7 98 139 100 129 103 132 105 134
14 104 148 106 137 109 140 110 142
21 107 145 109 133 113 136 114 138
28 105 146 106 136 109 141 111 140

SOURCE: Chicago Board of Trade
1/ Prices refer to Thursday quotations.

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