Portland daily grain report
Bids as of 9:30 a.m. Monday Pacific time; subject to change
Bids for grains delivered to Portland, Oregon during September by unit trains and barges, in dollars per bushel, except oats, corn and barley, in dollars per cwt. Bids for soft white wheat are for delivery periods as specified. All other wheat bids are for full September delivery.
Bids for corn are for 30 day delivery.
December wheat futures trended 5.75 to 7.50 cents per bushel lower compared to Friday’s closes.
Bids for US 1 Soft White Wheat for September delivery in unit trains or barges trended mixed, from 9.75 cents lower to 3.25 cents per bushel higher than Friday’s noon bids for September delivery. Some exporters are not issuing bids for nearby delivery.
Bids for 11.5 percent protein US 1 Hard Red Winter Wheat were not fully established in early trading but bids for September delivery were indicated as one to six cents per bushel lower than Friday’s noon bids for September delivery. Bids were pressured by the lower Kansas City December wheat futures.
Bids for 14 percent protein non-guaranteed US 1 Dark Northern Spring Wheat for September delivery were not fully established in early trading but bids were indicated as 5.75 to 15.75 cents per bushel lower compared to Friday’s noon bids for the same delivery period. Bids were pressured by the lower Minneapolis December wheat futures.
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
Sep mostly 7.3025, ranging 7.2525-7.3525
US 1 White Club Wheat - delivered by Unit Trains and Barges
Sep mostly 7.4525, ranging 7.3525-7.5525
Not fully established.
US 1 Hard Red Winter Wheat - (Exporter bids-falling numbers of 300 or better)
Ordinary protein 7.8350-7.9750
10 pct protein 7.8350-7.9750
11 pct protein 8.0050-8.0550
11.5 pct protein
12 pct protein 8.0450-8.1850
13 pct protein 8.0450-8.2550
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 7.5900-7.8200
14 pct protein
15 pct protein 8.4500-8.8200
16 pct protein 8.7300-9.2300
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 12.7500
Not well tested.
Exporter Bids Portland Rail/Barge Aug 2013
Averages in Dollars per bushel
US 1 Soft White by Unit Trains and Barges 7.3200
US 1 Hard Red Winter (Ordinary protein) 7.9900
US 1 Hard Red Winter (11.5% protein) 8.1100
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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