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
Wheat futures are mixed to begin the Tuesday session. Domestic wheat futures closed the Monday session off their lows, but still in the red. CBT SRW prices ended the session 8 to 10 3/4 cents lower with May the weakest. Preliminary OI showed some net new selling interest, rising 4,725 contracts. KC HRW futures closed 7 1/2 cents in the red. MGE prices were 10 1/4 to 11 1/4 cents weaker on Monday.
USDA’s weekly Crop Progress update showed winter wheat was 5% headed as of 4/11 compared to the 5yr average of 7%. Overall winter wheat conditions were down 1 point on the Brugler500 Index to 337. Spring wheat planting had progressed 8 ppts through the week ending 4/11. Planting is now 11% complete compared to the 6% average.
Wheat shipments from the week ending 4/8 were reported at 458,432 MT via USDA Export Inspections data. Accumulated wheat shipments are now at 21.404 MMT. The marketing year ends May 31.
Cash SRW Wheat was $6.00 ½ on Monday, d... Read more