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



WELLINGTON, November 16. The High Commissioner reports, under date London, November 14. (Note ; (Quotations, unless otherwise specified, are average prices on spot) ; The meat market has large supplies. Irish bed and Litglish and Dntcli mutton are coming forward at a reasonable price, which keeps the market steady. There is little demand for frozen mutton, hut prices are firm owing to the short supply at present in store. Canterbury mutton, 6d per lb; North Island, h^d; ewes, s,jd. The lamb market is dull, with very little business doing. Prices have declined. Canterbury two’s. 6 11-16 d ; other than Canterbury, 6td. The beef market is very quiet, with very little, trade doing. New Zealand hinds, 6 3-l6d; fores, s!pl : chilled hin-i, 0-\d ; loros, sid. Butter. Market quiet, but steady. (Quotations : Danish, steady, per owt, 136s to 1395; New Zealand, quiet, i2os lo 128s; Australian, steady, 122s lo 1265; Siberian, quiet, 118s lo 120s; Irish creamery, slow, 122s to 1265; Argentine, a fair demand, 120s to 1245. Cheese.—Market firmer, with a fair demand. Quotations ; Canadian, white and colored, per cwt 75s to 765; deep red, 75s to 775 ; English. Cheddar, 82s to 84s; exceptional, 86s. Hemp.—Market quiet, but rattier steadier. Fail' current .Manila, per ton £23; forward .shipment, December to .January, £23 10a. The output oi Manila lor ihc week is 16,000 bales. Baihcr more interest is shown m New Zealand lids week. At present the price is low. Good fair jgrmlc, per tun £2u, £22 ss: high points are quoted at £2l ss; lair. £2O 15s tor shipment. The- slocks of New Zealand Hemp mi l tow at the end ol October 1,204 tons. There is a better demand for sisal, but owing to the political situation in Mexico it is diliicult to give reliable quotations. Nominal values, £l9 12s 6d per ton for fair average qualify, £2O 7s 6d for superior quality.

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

Bibliographic details

THE LONDON MARKETS., Issue 15651, 16 November 1914

Word Count

THE LONDON MARKETS. Issue 15651, 16 November 1914

  1. New formats

    Papers Past now contains more than just newspapers. Use these links to navigate to other kinds of materials.

  2. Hierarchy

    These links will always show you how deep you are in the collection. Click them to get a broader view of the items you're currently viewing.

  3. Search

    Enter names, places, or other keywords that you're curious about here. We'll look for them in the fulltext of millions of articles.

  4. Search

    Browsed to an interesting page? Click here to search within the item you're currently viewing, or start a new search.

  5. Search facets

    Use these buttons to limit your searches to particular dates, titles, and more.

  6. View selection

    Switch between images of the original document and text transcriptions and outlines you can cut and paste.

  7. Tools

    Print, save, zoom in and more.

  8. Explore

    If you'd rather just browse through documents, click here to find titles and issues from particular dates and geographic regions.

  9. Need more help?

    The "Help" link will show you different tips for each page on the site, so click here often as you explore the site.