(PXB PBRSS ASSOCIATION.) London, March 2 The wool sales at Antwerp will commence either 18th or 19th inst. Two Australian cargoes of wheat sold at 39s and 37s respectively. Hemp is quoted at £38 to £40. (Received March 4, 1 22 p.m.) London, March $. The Phyllis's cargo of wheat sold at 375, The English market shows an improved tendency. Continental m active. American changing for the worse. Australian flour 295. New Zealand 26s 6d. The stock of tallow is 11,000 casks; 875 were offered yesterday and 450 sold. Mutton medium 255; beer, 245. The New Zealand Loan and Mercantile Agency Company, on Saturday, received the following cable message from the London office, under Friday's J date :— " Frozen meat market firmer. < Quotations unchanged. Stocks of New Zealand beef are light. Fore-quarters are worth 4£d, and Mnd-quarters 4£d perlb." ____
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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2078, 4 March 1889
THE MARKETS Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2078, 4 March 1889
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