Advertisement

Archive for Wednesday, June 20, 2001

s close

June 20, 2001

Advertisement

USDA Loan Deficiency Payments -- Corn: 23 cents. Oats: 6 cents. Soybeans: 87 cents. Milo: 8 cents.

St. Joseph livestock

St. Joseph, Mo. (ap) -- Quotations for Tuesday:

Estimated Receipts: 250. Compared to Monday, barrows and gilts .50 lower; 46-50 percent lean 230-270 lb 51.00-51.50; 44-48 percent lean package 290 lb 48.50. Sows: under 500 lb steady; over 500 lb 2.00 higher; 1-2 300-400 lb 39.00; 400-450 lb 40.00; 1-3 450-550 lb 42.00; 550-700 lb 44.00-45.00. Boars: steady; 300-700 lb 21.00.

Nonferrous metals

New York (ap) -- Spot nonferrous metal prices Tuesday:

Aluminum - 66.4 cents per lb., London Metal Exch. Tue.

Copper - $77.0 Cathode full plate, U.S. destinations.

Copper -72.30 cents per lb., N.Y. Merc spot Tue.

Lead - 29-31 cents per lb.

Zinc - 46.23-46.73 cents lb., delivered.

Gold - $273.40 troy oz., Handy & Harman (only daily quote).

Gold - $273.40 troy oz., NY Merc spot Tue.

Silver - $4.440 Handy & Harman (only daily quote).

Silver - $4.393 troy oz., N.Y. Merc spot Tue.

Mercury - $150.00 per 76 lb flask, N.Y.

Platinum - $572.00-$594.00 troy oz., N.Y. (contract).

Platinum $579.70 troy oz., N.Y. Merc spot Tue.

Commenting has been disabled for this item.