FAO/GIEWS - Food Outlook April 1998

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


May July September December

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

( . . . . . . US$/tonne . . . . . . . .)
WHEAT







February 19 122 131 125 127 127 129 132 133
26 122 137 126 132 129 132 132 136
March 5 123 136 126 132 129 133 133 136
12 127 139 131 135 134 136 138 140
19 122 144 125 141 128 141 132 144
26 118 145 121 143 124 144 128 147
MAIZE







February 19 109 112 111 112 111 109 111 109
26 107 115 109 114 110 110 110 109
March 5 108 118 111 117 111 112 112 111
12 111 116 113 116 113 111 114 111
19 106 119 108 119 109 116 110 115
26 103 120 106 121 107 117 107 116

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

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