Article image
Article image
This article displays in one automatically-generated column. View the full page to see article in its original form.

THE MARKETS

[FIB PBSBB ASSOCIATION.] * STDitxY, Maroh 6 The only wheat io the market at present is from New Zealand. Yesterday's quotations are still maintained. (Received Maroh 7, 12,20 p.m.) L99DOIV, Maroh 6. An Australian cargo of wheat has been sold at 36s 6d. (Reoelved Maroh 7, 1 12 p.m ) The quantity of wheat and flour afloat for the United Kingdom is 2,080,000 quarters ; for the Continent, 453,399 quarters. The American visible supply is 3^,000,000 bushels. New Zealand frozen mutton is quoted at 4# d. Leather, od to 9j£d. Share Market — New Zealand Loan and Mercantile Agencj Ca £$ ; New Zealand Trust and Loan Company, ;£o. (Received Maroh 7, 2.3 p.m.) Btpnkt, Maroh 7 Potatoes— Circular Heads £<} }Qs> New Zealand £6; onions, Victorian £11 to £11 10s ; Oats, dull 2s 8d to 8s ; large stocks. Bran, Is ; pollard, scarce ls Id to ls l£d ; wheat, chick 8s to 8s 6d, milling ss, Flour is m increasing do* mand and prices are advanoing ; roller, £11 15s to £18, stono £11 to £12 ; peas, 4s 6d to 4s 9d ; oatmeal, £18 ; chaff, New Zealand, £6 ; butter, local 10d to Js Id, dairy factory ls to Is 3d, imported 7d to J.od ; choose 3d to 6d, New Zealand 6d to 7d ; bacop, New Zealand 9d to lOd * hams, 10d to lit?. M-ZBOCbni*. March 7< There is a brisk demand for wheat at 5s B£d for prime ; flour, roller £12 10s : oats aro improved, stout 3s ll^d, seed 4s B£d ; barley, Cape 3s sd, malting 5s 6d ; maize, 4s Id to 4s 4d ; bran, le Id; pojlard, Is 3d. b-DKIiAIde, Maroh 7Wheat is firm at for shipping lots to ss, but buyers hold off; farmers lots, 4s 8d at Port Adelaide, 4s 6d to 4s 6£d at out ports ; roller flour, £11 10s ; bran, ls ; pollard, ls Id ; potatoes, market glutted, £5 to £6.

This article text was automatically generated and may include errors. View the full page to see article in its original form.
Permanent link to this item

https://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/AG18890307.2.27

Bibliographic details

THE MARKETS, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2081, 7 March 1889

Word Count
309

THE MARKETS Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2081, 7 March 1889

Working