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Jamaica coffee sold with some briskness at coffee 58 a 59 r., white Havannah sugars an advance of 25. a 3s. per cwt. The åt 304 r. with 10 r. earrest, and at 31 t. públic sale on Friday consisted of Havan- with 5 r. earnest; the remainder payable in Dah coffee, which was all withdrawn, fine four months. Manilla sugars at 20 r. payordinary at 1198. good ordinary 1178. 6d.; able in six months.- Tallow. From 200 there were offers at 117s. 6d. for the for- to 250,000 poods have been sold. Yellow, mer, which is nearly the present price by on the spot, 155 r. for delivery, 150 r. all private contract : generally, foreign coffee down ; soap tallow 136 r. to 137 r. for that may be stated heavy ; British Plantation on the spot, 133 r. for delivery. In white, in good demand, at the advance of 2s. to hardly any thing doing ; it may be had at 38. per cwt.
140 1.-Hemp. 500,000 poods have been At the East India sale, on Tuesday, 1521 sold; mostly such as is on the spot; because bags of coffee all sold at a considerable ad. the chief purchasers, the Americans, are vance. There is scarcely any Mocha left not willing or able to wait for the arrivals únsold.
of the new article.- Hemp Oil. 300,000 Indigo.—The prices of indigo are little poods have been purchased; of which, at varied, and the market will probably con- least, 100,000 poods on speculation to sell tinue without interest until the result of the again. This article is now dull, and might sale at the India House transpires : the probably be had at 94 r.-Flux. On the general premium on the purchases of last whole, 100,000 poods have been sold. Nosale is 22. a 3d. per lb. In the warehouses, thing has been done this fortnight: 12 sold and unsold, it is estimated there are head is not to be bought under 150 r. all 13,000 chests.
paid down, or 155 r. with earnest; and Spices, &c.—The India Company have 9 head not under 125 r. with earnest, or declared for sale 13th August,
120 r. all down.-Bristles. Our stock is Company's Cinnamon. . 130,000 lb. small, and the demand great; so that 80 r. Nutmegs
to 85 r. are willingly given for the first sort, Mace...
22 r. to 23 r. for the second, 27 r. to 37 r. Pepper, Black
2,855 bags for Souchay, and 120 r. for Akalkas. Saltpetre
1,000 tons Horse-tails. The first sort, last sold -at Tea.--At the East India sale, which 55 r., is not to be had ; for the second sort, finished last week, Bohea sold at 28. 34d. which is still more in demand, 22 r. to 23 r. to 23. 4d. (Id. to 1d. higher than last sale.) according to quality, have been given.— Common Congou 2s. 6d. a 2.7$d. (Id. to Yellow Wax. Not in much demand, and 14d. higher); and finer sorts 28.71d. a 3. therefore to be had at the very reasonable (ld. lower than last sale.) Since the sale price of 72 r.—Linseed. Some purchases Boheas have realised prices a shade higher, for English account, have been made at 25. 4d. being now the lowest market price. 28 r. to 32 r., according to quality.
Rum, Brandy, and Hollands.—The rum Riga, 25th May.-Hemp. It seems market is exceedingly heavy, on account of there is very little clean at market, and this the considerable arrivals, and several parcels sort being the most in request, our good have been forced on sale ; parcels of low Ukraine has been bought at 112 r. As Leewards, 300 puncheons, have been sold the quantity of outshot at market is, of at ls. 4d. ; the general price, however, can- course, large in proportion as that clean not be stated so low ; very inferior Jamaica is small, it is probable the price will fall. 1s. 9d. : with the exception of these parcels - Flax is not lower, but there seems to be forced upon the market, the purchases are little demand.--Tallow. Yellow crown, inconsiderable. Brandy is still held with 155 r. much firmness, but few sales are reported; June 1. The prices are unchanged. Cognac, best marks 3s. 4d. a 3s. 6d., other There has been a brisk demand for hemp marks 38. a 3s. 2d.
this week : but nothing doing on flax. Hemp, Flax, and Tallow.–The prices Hemp-oil is held at 97r. Pot-ashes have of tallow are a shade lower since Tuesday been sold at 97 r. at which price there are last, and notwithstanding the principal purchasers, but 100 r. are now asked. Reholders will not sell at the present rates, fined Sugars have been little enquired for yet the market continues languid and de- this week. Hamburgh middling held at clining. In hemp or flax there is little 30 cop. but only 29, cop. offered. Haalteration.
vannah sugars white middling have been
sold at 194 cop. yellow at 13 cop. for four FOREIGN COMMERCE.
months' credit 16 cop. ready money are St. Petersburg, 28th May.-Above 200 offered, and 164 cop. asked for Brazil vessels, the greater part with goods, have white.-Salt. Terravecchia 65 r. Cadiz 52 r. already arrived; but only a small part of St. Ubez 56 to 57 r. St Martin or Noirtheir cargoes is yet at market, as the un- moutier greyish, 46 to 478. fine Liverpool, loading goes on rather slowly. English (being scarce) 58 to 60, Liverpool rock salt refined sugars C. B. are sold at 50 r., Ħ. D. 80 r. per last of 18 barrels. at 51 r. (payment weekly); fine Havannah Humburgh, June 9.-Coffee. There has
been a good demand, and the prices con- Odessa, May 30. — The Turkish go. tinue steady.-Sugar. This week there vernment have stopped all ships that have has been a tolerable demand for Ham. sailed from this port since the middle of burgh refined. The fixed price for good April, without distinction of flags, and ordinary is 13%, which may be taken as a obliged them to deliver their cargoes (cf standard for the other sorts. Lumps of wheat) into the corn magazines of Constangood middle quality remain steady at 11d. tinople, on receipt of their value at the Very little has been doing in raw sugars, market price. This is probably to appease except a large parcel of Brazil brown at 76. the populace, who were enraged at the capYellow and brown Havannah are in no re- ture of 6 corn ships from Egypt. This quest, and several parcels of mixed quality proceeding, however, injures our trade, might be had at 8d.; but white, of which the and leads to unpleasant differences with stock is small, especially of dry middle the Spanish, Danish and Italian houses, quality, is in demand at 12£d. to 13d. who have ordered this corn. 191 ships of
June 16.—Coffee. Owing to a pretty various nations, one with the flag of Jeru. brisk demand the prices are still firmer. salem, have arrived here from January to Sugar. There has been a good deal doing April. Sailed 102. in our refined this week, and the prices of Spain, June 11.- Complaints are rethe finer descriptions are a little higher. ceived from all parts of the kingdom, of Raw goods as before: fine white, being the increase of smuggling, which is carried scarce, is in demand, and steady in price, on by main force, and in open day, in spite and the inferior sorts dull, we having an of all the vigilance and activity of the abundant supply.
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