BC-USDA-Portland Grain

8/20/2014 12:15 PM
By Associated Press

JO—GR110
Portland, OR Wed Aug 20, 2014 USDA Market News
Portland Daily Grain Report
Bids as of 12:00 p.m. Pacific time; Subject to change
Bids for grains delivered to Portland, Oregon during August 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 and dark northern spring wheat bids
are for full August delivery. Bids for corn are for 30 day delivery.
September wheat futures closed 5.75 to 6.50 cents per bushel lower
than Tuesday?s closes.
Bids for US 1 Soft White Wheat delivered to Portland in unit trains
and barges during August trended 3.50 to nine cents per bushel higher
compared to Tuesday?s noon bids. The lower Chicago September wheat
futures were offset by a higher basis bid by some exporters which
supported cash bids.
Bids for 11.5 percent protein US 1 Hard Red Winter Wheat for August
delivery trended 5.75 cents per bushel lower than Tuesday?s noon bids.
The lower Kansas City September wheat futures pressured cash bids.
Bids for 14 percent protein US 1 Dark Northern Spring Wheat for August
delivery trended 6.50 cents per bushel lower compared to Tuesday?s noon
bids. The lower Minneapolis September wheat futures pressured cash bids
while a slightly higher basis bid by some exporters provided some
support.
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
Aug NC mostly 6.8575, ranging 6.7950-7.0000 up 3.50-9.00
Sep 6.7950-7.0300 up 3.50-2.00
Oct 6.8000-7.0600 dn 8.50-up 10.00
Nov 6.8500-7.0900 dn 8.50-up 10.00
Dec 6.8500-7.1200 dn 8.50-up 10.00
US 1 White Club Wheat - delivered by Unit Trains and Barges
Aug NC mostly 8.0475, ranging 7.7950-8.3450 up 18.50-43.50
US 1 Hard Red Winter Wheat - (Exporter bids-falling numbers of 300 or
better)
Ordinary protein mostly 7.0475, ranging 6.9675-7.1175 dn 5.75
10 pct protein mostly 7.0475, ranging 6.9675-7.1175 dn 5.75
11 pct protein 7.0475-7.1975 dn 5.75
11.5 pct protein
Aug NC mostly 7.1775, ranging 7.0875-7.2375 dn 5.75
Sep 7.1375-7.2875 dn 5.75
Oct 7.4075-7.5075 dn 6.75
Nov 7.4075-7.5075 dn 6.75
Dec 7.4075-7.5075 dn 6.75
12 pct protein 7.0875-7.2375 dn 5.75
13 pct protein mostly 7.1775, ranging 7.0875-7.2375 dn 5.75
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 7.1025-7.5025 dn 6.50
14 pct protein
Aug NC mostly 7.7025, ranging 7.5025-7.9025 dn 6.50
Sep 7.6025-7.9025 dn 6.50
Oct 7.8875-8.1875 up 3.50-dn 6.50
Nov 7.9875-8.1875 dn 1.50-6.50
Dec 7.9375-8.1875 dn 6.50
15 pct protein 7.7025-8.1025 dn 6.50
16 pct protein 7.9025-8.3025 dn 6.50
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 ** 14.5000 unch
** Not well tested.
Exporter Bids Portland Rail/Barge Jul 2014
Averages in Dollars per bushel
US 1 Soft White by Unit Trains and Barges 6.6900
US 1 Hard Red Winter (Ordinary protein) 7.3100
US 1 Hard Red Winter (11.5% protein) 7.4200
US 1 Dark Northern Spring (14% protein) 8.1800
Source: USDA Market News Service, Portland, OR
Robert Eaton 503-326-2237 Portland.LPGMN@ams.usda.gov
24 Hour Market Report 503-326-2022
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