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Mandatory Price Report

 

Mandatory Price Report


Mandatory Price Report

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Week of: Oct 14, 2018 - Oct 20, 2018

 
Prices and Volume Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Week
CME Constructed Price (US$/cwt DW) $68.75 $68.32 $68.04 $67.47 $66.98 $67.91
100% Formula Price ( C$/ckg DW) 100 index $161.39 $159.70 $159.72 $159.14 $0.00 $159.99
Daily Average Exchange Rate 1.2993 1.2938 1.2994 1.3057 0.0000 1.2996
Quebec Average ( C$/ckg DW) 100 index $166.41 $165.17 $164.69 $162.96 $163.00 $164.45
Nearby future close (US$/cwt DW) $56.75 $56.88 $54.70 $52.30 $0.00 $55.16
USDA Wholesale Pork Price (US$/cwt) $79.97 $78.49 $76.12 $77.20 $0.00 $77.95
Eastern Cornbelt Closing Average ( US$/cwt DW) $0.00 $60.10 $59.59 $0.00 $0.00 $59.85
Western Cornbelt Closing Average ( US$/cwt DW) $59.96 $59.78 $58.92 $58.73 $0.00 $59.35
Iowa Southern Minnesota Closing Average ( US$/cwt DW) $59.98 $59.85 $58.97 $58.76 $0.00 $59.39
National Direct Closing Average ( US$/cwt DW) $60.33 $59.86 $59.26 $59.16 $0.00 $59.65
Quebec Daily Hog Volume ( Friday may include Saturday totals) 32,521 28,090 29,008 27,138 27,371 144,128
US Daily Hog Volume ( Friday may include Saturday totals) 459,000 477,000 477,000 477,000 699,000 2,589,000


Price Update for the Preceding Week of: Oct 07, 2018 - Oct 13, 2018

Description Value
Average price /ckg DW total value $192.88
Low price /ckg DW total value $175.05
High price/ ckg DW total value $230.06
Total volume of Ontario hogs sold was 82,494
Weekly average weight of Ontario hogs was (/ kg DW) 102.77
Weekly average fat measurement of Ontario hogs (mm) 18.86
Weekly average muscle measurement of Ontario hogs (mm) 66.46
Weekly Average Yield Percentage 60.84
Weekly Implied Premium $30.45

Note: Average price /ckg DW Total value differs from 100 index base pricing because it includes all premiums for index, delivery time etc. For example a base price of $120 on a 90 kg hog that received a 110 index and a $2 delivery premium would be reported as $134.22/ckg total value.
Ontario prices continue to be freight on board (FOB) yard, meaning that packers also pay additional freight. The average freight rate paid by Ontario plants for hogs from Ontario is between $2.25 and $2.50 per hog.