FAO/GIEWS - Food Outlook No.5, November 1998 - Appendix tables

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


December March May July

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

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







September 17 98 137 103 142 107 145 111 144
24 102 134 108 139 111 142 115 142
October 1 99 129 104 134 108 137 112 139
8 110 133 115 138 118 141 122 142
15 107 136 113 141 116 143 119 145
22 108 137 114 142 117 145 120 146
MAIZE







September 17 81 104 87 107 90 109 92 111
24 82 103 87 106 90 108 92 110
October 1 81 101 86 104 89 106 91 108
8 86 111 90 115 93 107 95 118
15 89 114 94 118 97 120 98 121
22 87 116 92 119 94 122 97 123

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

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