Portland daily grain report
This report will not be issued Friday, July 4, due to the federal holiday. The next issue of this report will be Monday July 7.
Bids as of noon Pacific time; Subject to change Bids for grains delivered to Portland, Oregon, during July 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. Hard red winter wheat bids are for full July delivery, and dark northern spring wheat bids are split for July 3 to 10, July 11 to 20 and July 21 to 31. Bids for corn are for 30 day delivery.
July wheat futures closed 6.25 to 14 cents per bushel higher than Wednesday’s closes. September wheat futures trended four to 7.50 cents per bushel higher than Wednesday’s closes.
Bids for US 1 Soft White Wheat delivered to Portland in unit trains and barges during July were four to 6.25 cents per bushel higher than Wednesday’s noon bids for the same delivery period. Higher Chicago July and September wheat futures supported bids. Some exporters are not issuing bids for nearby delivery.
Bids for 11.5 percent protein US 1 Hard Red Winter Wheat for July delivery trended 5.50 cents per bushel higher than Wednesday’s noon bids for the same delivery period. Higher Kansas City September wheat futures supported cash bids. Some exporters are not issuing bids for nearby delivery.
Bids for 14 percent protein US 1 Dark Northern Spring Wheat for July delivery trended as follows: July 3 to 10, 7.50 to 28.50 cents higher, July 11 to 20, 7.50 to 18.50 cents higher and July 21 to 31, 7.50 to 8.50 cents per bushel higher compared to Wednesday’s noon bids for the same delivery periods. Higher Minneapolis July and September wheat futures supported cash bids. Most exporters are bidding over the September wheat futures. Some exporters are 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
Jul mostly 6.9200, ranging 6.4800-7.0950 up 6.25-4.00
Aug NC 6.8000-7.0450 unch-up 4.00
Sep 6.8950-7.0950 up 4.00
Oct 7.0375-7.1375 up 5.50
Nov 7.0375-7.1375 up 5.50
US 1 White Club Wheat - delivered by Unit Trains and Barges
Jul mostly 7.4200, ranging 6.9800-7.9450 up 6.25-4.00
US 1 Hard Red Winter Wheat - (Exporter bids-falling numbers of 300 or
Ordinary protein mostly 7.6925, ranging 7.6525-7.7525 up 5.50
10 pct protein mostly 7.6925, ranging 7.6525-7.7525 up 5.50
11 pct protein 7.7325-7.8325 up 5.50
11.5 pct protein
Jul mostly 7.8125, ranging 7.7725-7.8725 up 5.50
Aug NC 7.7725-7.9225 up 5.50
Sep 7.7725-7.9725 up 5.50
Oct 7.9200-8.1200 up 6.75
Nov 7.9400-8.1200 up 6.75
12 pct protein 7.7725-7.8725 up 5.50
13 pct protein mostly 7.8325, ranging 7.7725-7.8725 up 5.50
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 7.6250-8.6250 up 7.50-28.50
14 pct protein
Jul 3-10 mostly 8.5550, ranging 8.1250-9.1050 up 7.50-28.50
Jul 11-20 mostly 8.3750, ranging 8.0750-8.7050 up 7.50-18.50
Jul 21-31 mostly 8.2050, ranging 8.0250-8.4050 up 7.50-8.50
Aug NC 7.8750-8.2250 up 7.50
Sep 7.8250-8.2750 up 7.50
Oct 7.9725-8.3225 up 6.50
Nov 8.2225-8.3225 up 6.50
15 pct protein 8.3450-9.4250 up 7.50-28.50
16 pct protein 8.6650-9.7450 up 7.50-28.50
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 14.0000 unch
Not well tested.
Exporter Bids Portland Rail/Barge Jun 2014
Averages in Dollars per bushel
US 1 Soft White by Unit Trains and Barges 6.9900
US 1 Hard Red Winter (Ordinary protein) 7.8500
US 1 Hard Red Winter (11.5% protein) 7.9700
US 1 Dark Northern Spring (14% protein) 8.3900
Source: USDA Market News Service, Portland, OR
Niki Davila 503-326-2237 Portland.LPGMNams.usda.gov
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