USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices
The following prices are effective from 07/24/13 at 12:01 am Eastern Time until the next announcement occurs. The next announcement is scheduled for 08/06/13 at 3:00 pm Eastern Time.
* $424.65 per ton for Runner peanuts
* $408.91 per ton for Spanish peanuts
* $428.17 per ton for Valencia peanuts
* $428.17 per ton for Virginia peanuts
These NPP are unchanged from last week and will remain in effect for 2 weeks, after which time 2013-crop loan differentials will be incorporated in the announced rates.
The ICE Dec and Mar contracts gave back 160 and 87 points on the week, respectively, as last week’s inversion between the two contracts gave way to partial carry. Well,