A P. A. message, states that the Westport Coal Company's output for the 12 months ended December 31, 1914. wus 646,530 tons 7cwt, compared with 521,904 tons 19ewt in 1913, the year of tho strike. In 19L2 the company's output was 626,366 tons 7cwt. The Westport-Stockton Company's output for the year was 149,633 tons, compared with 93,331 tons in 1913. o«'ing to the shortage in tho fruit crop and the increased cost of sugar, the price of Hintou's jam is advanced id per lb all round as from to-day, January 5. 1914.—[Advt.] LONDON STOCK EXCHANGE. REOPENED YESTERDAY. CONSOLS AT £6B 10s. Press Association—By Telegraph— Copyright. .LONDON*. January 4. (Received January 5, at 10.55 a.m.) Three thousand members attended the opening of tho .Stork Exchange. Members stood "and sang the National Anthem. Many members are absent ou active service at the front. Business was moderate. Though the new regulations tend to restrict dealing, a fair number"of sales resulted. Consols were quoted at £6B 10?, £63 12s 6d. Other quotes : —YVaihi. 36s 3d, 38s Gd ; Waihi Grand Junction, 2os 9d. 255. [The London Stock Exchange, closed on July 30, when a. very large number of bargains were, officially recorded in Consols between extremes of £7O 15s and £69 ss, tho latter being a new low record ; the price closed Ik lower at 69-70 both for money and the account.] HOME MARKETS. Press Association—By Telegraph—Copyright. LONDON, January 4. (Received January 5, at 10.55 a.m.) Copper: Spot. £57, £57 ss; three months. £57 12s 6d. Supplies, 31.491 tons; deliveries. 31.708 tons: storks, 25.484 tons; afloat. 3.850 tons. The visible supply of wheat is 35.432.CC0 bushels. Tin : Snot. £lsl : three months, £143. Correct stock. 15,656 tons. Spei'.er. £23 10s. Silver, 22 5-8 d oz. I
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COMMERCIAL., Evening Star, Issue 15692, 5 January 1915
COMMERCIAL. Evening Star, Issue 15692, 5 January 1915
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