Historical Wheat Prices – 1912 – 2013 (101 Years Data)

Historical Wheat Prices – 1912 – 2013 (101 Years Data)

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Wheat prices rallied 107.00 USD/BU or 17.29 percent during the last 12 months. Historically, from 1912 until 2013, Wheat averaged 341.1 USD/BU reaching an all time high of 1281.3 USD/BU in March of 2008 and a record low of 43.3 USD/BU in September of 1932. The European Union, China, India, United States and Russia are the biggest producers of wheat in the world. THe United States is the biggest exporter of wheat (27% of total exports in 2010/11 fiscal year), followed by the European Union (17%), Australia (14%) and Canada (13%). Wheat Futures are available for Trading in The Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT® ) which was established in 1848 and is a leading futures and futures-options exchange. More than 3,600 CBOT member/stockholders trade 50 different futures and options products at the CBOT by open auction and electronically. This page includes a chart with historical data for Wheat.

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Wheat 2000- 2013 w/Trend, Mean & Max 

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Historical Coffee Prices – 1980 – 2013

Historical Coffee Prices – 1980 – 2013

Coffee futures contracts declined 78 dollars or 36.66 percent during the last 12 months. Historically, from 1972 until 2013, Coffee averaged 123.3 Cents/lb reaching an all time high of 339.9 Cents/lb in April of 1977 and a record low of 42.5 Cents/lb in October of 2001. Brazil is the biggest producer and exporter of coffee in the world; 33% of total production from September 2010 to August 2011. Colombia, India, Indonesia, Guatemala, Ethiopia, Mexico are also major producers. Coffee futures contracts that trade on the Inter Continental Exchange (ICE) are the world benchmark for Arabica coffee. The word “coffee” is believed to be come from Kaffe, Ehtiopia, where coffee originated in the 9th century. Derived from the coffee bean, it was not well-received, and at one time was even banned in Turkey and Egypt. The demand for coffee gradually increased until it has become one of the most popular beverages in the world. This page includes a chart with historical data for Coffee.

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Sugar – Historical Prices 1982 – 2012 Per Pound

Sugar – Historical Prices 1982 – 2012 Per Pound

Sugar #11 U.S. Cent – 1 Pound (0.45 Kilograms)

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Current Prices (Futures)

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World Sugar Production Metric Tons

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Largest Sugar World Producers

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