wheat Price Indexes by State
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The cmdty Wheat Price Index family is a series of volume weighted indexes and price assessments that represent fair value pricing for physical Wheat across the United States. The indexes are calculated on a continuous basis and use a sophisticated – but transparent - weighting process to ensure prices are objective and reflective of underlying market economics.
Calculated at the County, Crop Reporting District, State, Regional, and National level – from prices contributed by over 4,000 grain buying locations – there are over 500 different front-month indexes. With forward curves going out twelve months for each index area there are over 6,000 objective prices for Wheat calculated each day. Historical information is available through to the start of 2014.
Major growing zones are divided among the following regions:
- Eastern – Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin
- Western – Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Nebraska, N. Dakota, S. Dakota
- Delta – Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Tennessee
The indexes are powered by best-in-class grain prices from the cmdty by Barchart product line. Additional prices, including basis values and forward curve information, are available exclusively to subscribers of cmdtyView® - the leading platform for commodity trading – or other data products available through cmdty.
cmdty Wheat Price Indexes
cmdty Insider - Wheat Futures Market News and Commentary
The wheat complex closed the Tuesday session mostly higher. Nearby SRW wheat prices closed down by 3 to 3 1/4 cents. The deferred contracts were up 1/2 to 2 3/4 cents at the close. September wheat futures are 13 1/4 cents behind spot March for SRW. HRW prices ended the session 3/4 to a penny higher. Sept HRW futures are a 5 1/2 cent premium to spot March. Spring wheat futures were also fractionally to 1 1/4 cents higher – save for a 1/2 cent drop in December. Sept HRS futures were 15 1/2 cents above March at the close. USDA reported 276,898 MT of wheat exported on the week ending 1/14. That was down from 281,087 MT last week, and was 46% below the same week last year. Indonesia was the top destination on the week, with 107,861 MT. Accumulated wheat exports were up to 15.569 MMT, compared to the 15.986 MMT pace set LY. Japan issued an international tender for 100k MT of optional origin wheat. Algeria is also in the market for 50k MT of wheat. Philippines issued a tender for 100k MT o... Read more