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THE MARKETS

(PBR PRBSS ASSOCIATION.)

. .■-- London, November 20. The wheat markets show a general * line, Prices m England have dropped 6d per quarter. The Continental market is weak, and America also betrays increased weakness. The average price of English wheat at country markets is 31s lid. The American risible supply of wheat for the United Kingdom is 34,875,000 bushels, lhe quantity of wheat and flour afloat for the United Kingdom is .2,6Q0,000 quarters ; for the Continent 612,000. ' Following are latest quotations for Bank shares :— New-, .Zealand .shares, £10 ; National Bank, £2. -Wool is firm for good,qualities/tM prices will probably advance at the opening of the next sales, especially for combing fleece. In coniequenQe of nonarrivals the series will terminate on December 15th, Consols, 100|. h " > •;" XT : : nr The Bank rate of discount is * per oent.> and the market rate B*. --, :'*' Australian frozen mutton is steady at last quotations. * prime New Zealand mutton, 4£d. Tin, £101 10s. , Copper, £88 ss-i>er^oh. ■■■• Galvanised Iron, Orb brand, £17.^

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THE MARKETS, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 1994, 22 November 1888

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THE MARKETS Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 1994, 22 November 1888

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