[per press association]
London, August 20. Australian tin, £95 to £95 10s per ton; copper, £59 to £59 10s. Tallow—Best beef, 25s to 25s 6d ; best mutton, 26s to 26s 6d. New Zealand frozen mutton, prime selected, averages 4£d per lb. Svgar—German beet, 13s 9d ; Java, 15s 9d.
The New Zealand Loan and Mercantile Agency Company, Limited, have received the following cable message, dated London, 19th August, 1890. Wheat—Weather and market both unsettled. New Zealand average and long-berried is worth respectively 37s 3d and 38s 6d per 4961b5. New Zealand f.a.q., to arrive iron ship, is worth c.i.f. 36s 6d per 4801bs, June-July bill of lading, nominal value.
Weddel and Co. telegraph as follows to a Clmstchurch firm:—"Prime mutton, 4|d ; lamb, 4|d. Stocks and receipts are very heavy, London, 19th."
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THE MARKETS., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2497, 21 August 1890
THE MARKETS. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2497, 21 August 1890
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