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Archive for Wednesday, October 18, 2006

Commodities

October 18, 2006

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Chicago Board of Trade

As of Tuesday's close, wheat for December delivery fell 11 1/2 cents to $5.31 a bushel; December corn rose 4 1/4 cents to $3.21 a bushel; December oats rose 1/4 cent to $2.38 1/4 a bushel; November soybeans rose 11 1/2 cents to $6.00 1/2 a bushel.

December live cattle fell .10 cent to 87.32 cents a pound; November feeder cattle fell 1.10 cent to $1.0457 a pound; December lean hogs fell 1.07 cent to 59.72 cents a pound; February pork bellies fell .42 cent to 88.20 cents a pound.

Local markets

As of Tuesday's close, courtesy of Ottawa Cooperative Assn. Ottawa Elevator - Wheat, $5.06; corn, $2.96; milo, $2.96; soybeans, $5.66. Edgerton Elevator - Wheat, $5.06; corn, $2.96; milo, $2.96; soybeans, $5.66. Overbrook Elevator - Wheat, $5.06; corn, $2.96; milo, $2.96; soybeans, $5.66. Midland Elevator - Wheat, NA; corn, $3.01; milo, NA; soybeans, $5.71. Lawrence North Elevator - Wheat, NA; corn, $3.01; milo, NA; soybeans, $5.71. Lawrence South Elevator - Wheat, $5.06; corn, $2.96; milo, $2.96; soybeans, $5.66. Pauline Elevator - Wheat, $5.16; corn, $3.01; milo, $2.96; soybeans, $5.71.

Nonferrous metals

Spot nonferrous metal prices Tue.

Aluminum - $1.217 per lb., London Metal Exch. Tue.

Copper $3.4850 N.Y. Merc spot Tue.

Lead - $1573.00 per metric ton, London Metal Exch.

Gold - $589.70 troy oz., NY Merc spot Tue.

Silver - $11.698 troy oz., N.Y. Merc spot Tue.

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