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THE MARKETS

[PIB PRESS AP/tUJuIATIOS.] London, August 18. New Zealand 4 per cent inscribed stock, ;£ioß 7s 6d. Frozen mutton prime s%d per lb. Sydney, August 21 The wheat market is steady, and. as there is a good demand stocks ara diminishing. Chick feed, 3s to 8s 5a ; New Zealand milling, Ss lOd to 4s 2d ; Californian, 4s 6d to 4s 7d. . Flour, New Zealand, stone made, £9 15s to £10 10s; roller made, £10 15s to £11 63. Oats., quiet, 2s 9d to 38. Maize, dull Ssv Barley, Cape, 2s 8d to 3s, nominal 5 bran, 9|d ; polJard, 9d. Potatoes, New Zealand, £5 ; Circular Heads, £5 5s ; onions, £29. Butter, easier ; best imported, lid to Is Id j inferior sorts are not saleable. The cheese market is glutted at 4d to 7d. Bacon, local cured, 6£d to 7£d 5 New Zealand cured, Bd* Melbottrnb, August 21. Wheat, 5s 6d j flour, stone made, £11 to £11 10s ; roller made, £12 ; oats, stout, 4s Id ; maiaej 4s 4d ; barley, Cape,- 4s ; bran, 1b -id ; peas firm at 5s Id ; Sugar, whites £25. A DHL AIDE, AugUßt 21 » Wheat is very quiet ; farmers* Ms, 4s 9£d j shipping lots, 4s lid ; oats, 8s 4d, market quiet ; bran, dull, 9d ; pollard, is Id to is 2d. The following cable message, under date London, August 20th, b/«is bean received by a mercantile _„___» fa Christchurch :— " Market i§ generally better, but no alteration m New Zealand sorts." (Beoelved August 22. 11.45 a.m.) The quantity of wheat and flour afloat for the United Kingdom is 1,864,000 quarters j for the continent 180,000 quarters. The American visible supply is 14,250,000 bushels. Bank of New Zealand shares £10.

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THE MARKETS, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2206, 22 August 1889

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THE MARKETS Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2206, 22 August 1889

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