Bids for grains delivered to Portland, Oregon, during May by unit trains and barges, in dollars per bushel, except oats and corn, in dollars per cwt.
Bids for soft white wheat are for delivery periods as specified. All other wheat bids are for full May delivery. Bids for corn are for 30 day delivery.
July wheat futures closed 10.50 to 13.75 cents per bushel lower than Thursday’s closes.
Bids for US 1 Soft White Wheat delivered to Portland in unit trains and barges during May trended 10 to 12.75 cents per bushel lower than Thursday’s noon bids for May delivery.
Lower Chicago July wheat futures pressured bids. Some exporters are not issuing bids for nearby delivery.
Bids for 11.5 percent protein US 1 Hard Red Winter Wheat for May delivery trended 13.75 cents per bushel lower than Thursday’s noon bids for the same delivery period. Bids were pressured by the lower Kansas City July wheat futures. Some exporters were not issuing bids for nearby delivery.
Bids for 14 percent protein US 1 Dark Northern Spring Wheat for May delivery trended 10.50 cents per bushel lower than Thursday’s noon bids for the same delivery period. Bids were pressured by the lower Minneapolis July wheat futures. Some exporters were not issuing bids for nearby delivery.
Bids for US 2 Yellow Corn delivered to Portland and the Yakima Valley were not available. All wheat bids in dollars per bushel US 1 Soft White Wheat - delivered by Unit Trains and Barges
May mostly 7.8825, ranging 7.8000-7.9750 dn 10.00-12.75
Jun 7.8750-7.9750 dn 12.75
Jul 7.6450-7.7600 dn 12.75
Aug NC 7.7000-7.8100 dn 12.75
Sep 7.7500-7.8100 dn 12.75 — US 1 White Club Wheat - delivered by Unit Trains and Barges
May mostly 8.3325, ranging 8.1750-8.4750 dn 12.75 — US 1 Hard Red Winter Wheat - (Exporter bids-falling numbers of 300 or better)
Ordinary protein mostly 9.0975, ranging 9.0175-9.1675 dn 13.75
10 pct protein mostly 9.0975, ranging 9.0175-9.1675 dn 13.75
11 pct protein 9.0975-9.2475 dn 13.75
11.5 pct protein
May mostly 9.2175, ranging 9.1375-9.2875 dn 13.75
Jun 9.0875-9.2875 dn 13.75
FH Jul 9.0375-9.1375 dn 13.75-18.75
LH Jul 8.9375-9.0875 dn 18.75-13.75
Aug NC 8.9400-9.0400 dn 11.75
Sep 8.9900-9.0900 dn 16.75-11.75
12 pct protein 9.1575-9.3075 dn 13.75
13 pct protein mostly 9.2575, ranging 9.1975-9.3475 dn 13.75 — US 1 Dark Northern Spring Wheat (with a minimum of 300 falling numbers, a maximum of 0.5 part per million vomitoxin, and a maximum of one percent total damage)
13 pct protein 8.7725 dn 10.50
14 pct protein
May 9.2525 dn 10.50
Jun 9.1025-9.2025 dn 10.50
Jul 8.9525-9.2025 dn 10.50
Aug NC 8.9150-9.1650 dn 11.50
Sep 8.8150-9.1150 dn 11.50-6.50
15 pct protein 9.5725 dn 10.50
16 pct protein 9.8925 dn 10.50 — US 2 Yellow Corn in dollars per CWT
Domestic-single rail cars
Delivered full coast-BN NA
Delivered to Portland NA
Rail and Truck del to Willamette Vly NA
Rail del to Yakima Valley NA
Truck del to Yakima Valley NA US 2 Heavy White Oats in dollars per CWT 13.7500 unch
Not well tested. Exporter Bids Portland Rail/Barge Apr 2014
Averages in Dollars per bushel
US 1 Soft White by Unit Trains and Barges 7.6500
US 1 Hard Red Winter (Ordinary protein) 8.5600
US 1 Hard Red Winter (11.5% protein) 8.7000
US 1 Dark Northern Spring (14% protein) 8.8100 Source: USDA Market News Service, Portland, OR
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