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Title:
Tobacco market review
Portion of title:
Tobacco market review
Fire-cured and dark air-cured
Fire cured and dark air cured
Abbreviated Title:
Tob. mark. rev., Fire-cured dark air-cured
Physical Description:
v. : ill. ; 26-28 cm.
Language:
English
Creator:
United States -- Agricultural Marketing Service
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The Service
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Washington, D.C
Creation Date:
1975
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United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Marketing Service.
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TOB-FDA-19 (1975 crop, 1975-76 season)-
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Issue for 1989- called TOB-LA-33-
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Title from cover.
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Latest issue consulted: TOB-LA-38 (1994 crop).

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MAY 1976

































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CONTENT


Maps of auction markets and producing


areas


* a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a6 4


Brief

Brief


of Fire-cured


Grades


of Dark Air-cured Grades


Discussion


Opening and

Sales floor

Producers'


Gross sales


closing dates


* a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a ai a a a a a a a a a a a a 6


a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a 7


* a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a

* a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a


sets of buyers and number of sales


sales by types .

and resales by types


Summary of sales


by types


a a a a a a a a a a a a a 10 14

.* a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a 15 19

* a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a 20


Suxmnary

Sunnary


Producers'

Producers'


of sales

of sales


sales


sales


states


by months

by markets

by months


* a a a

* a a a


a a


a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a 21


S a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a 22


a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a 23


and types


a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a 24


Gross


sales by markets


a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a 25


Resales


bk a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a 26


Warehouse


Average


charges


weight per basket


SS a a 0 .. aa a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a .2 7


a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a 27


Loan levels .


Receipts under Government loan program


* a a a a a a a a a a *a 2-
S* S 4 a S a a a a a ai a 28 <


Season


averages,


loan rates


and pounds by grades


a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a 29


Weekly


averages


by grades


a a a a a a a a a S a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a 37


Composition of crop by groups,


Percentage distribution by types


qualities and colors


and grades


* a a a a a a a a a a a a 42


a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a 45























































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BRIEF OF FIRE-CURED GRADES


Type 21:


Virginia


: Eastern


fire-cured;

District fir


Kentucky and northern


produced in the Piedmont and mountain


e-cured;


produced in


a section


east of the


sections of Virginia.


Tennessee


River


in Southern


Tennessee.


Western District fire-cured; produced in


Rivers


a section between the


Tennessee,


Ohio and Mississippi


in western Kentucky and northwestern Tennessee.


KEY TO STANDARD GRADE MARKS


Groups


Qualities


Colors


Sizes


- Wrappers
- Heavy Leaf
- Thin Leaf


X Lugs
N Nondescript
S Scrap


1 Choice
2 Fine
3 Good
4 Fair
5 Low


L Light brown
F Medium brown
D Dark brown


M Mixed or


Inches
12-16


16-20


variegated


F Greenish medium brown 1/
G Green


Over 28


SUMMARY OF STANDARD GRADES


Wrappers


Heavy Leaf


Thin Leaf


A1F
A2F
A3F 1/


BIF BID


A3D 1/




Lugs


X1L X1F X1D
X2L X2F X2D
X3L X3F X3D X3M X3VF 1/
X4L X4F X4D X4M X4VF 1/
X5L X5F X5D X5M X5VF 1/


Special factors
Tobacco not cov


"U" and "W" may be applied to all


ered by the standard


grades


APPLICABLE


Type 21


B2F B2D
B3F B3D B3M B3VF 1/
B4F B4D B4M B4VF 1/
B5F B5D BSM B5VF 1/


CIL C1F C1D 1/
C2L C2F C2D
C3L C3F C3D
C4L C4F C4D
C5L C5F C5D


C3M C3VF 1/
C4M C4VF j/
CSM C5VF 1/


Nondescript

NIL NID NIG


Scrap

S


grades.


is designated "No-G."


U.S. STANDARD SIZES


Types


22 and 23


- A2


-ES


- C4
- X5
Type


45, 46, 47
45, 46, 47
44, 45, 46, 47
, 44, 45, 46, 47
45, 46, 47
44. 45. 46. 47


SC5


- M and G 3
s 22 and 23


- A3

- B5

- C5


45, 46, 47
44, 45, 46, 47
43, 44, 45, 46, 47
44, 45, 46, 47
43. 44. 45. 46. 47


only.


U.S. standard


4-inch


sizes.


The application


of sizes


is governed by the major portion


of the lot or package.


is applied to these grades if tobacco is under


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7 -
BRIEF OF DARK AIR-CURED GRADES


One Sucker;


produced in northern


Tennessee,


south-central Kentucky, and southern Indiana.


Green


River;


produced in the


Green


River


section of Kentucky.


: Virginia


Sun-cured


; produced in the


central


section of Virginia, north of the James River.


KEY TO STANDARD GRADE HARKS


Groups


A Wrappers
B Heavy Leaf
C Thin Leaf
T Tips
X Lugs
N Nondescript
S Scrap


Qualities

1 Choice
2 Fine
3 Good
4 Fair
5 Low


Colors


L Light brown
F Medium brown
R Reddish brown
D Dark brown
M Mixed


G Green


Sizes


Inches
12-16
16-20
20-24
24-28
Over 28


SUMMARY OF STANDARD GRADES


Wrappers

A1F AIR
A2F A2R
A3F A3R


Heavy


Leaf


BlF B1R BID
B2F B2R B2D
B3F B3R B3D B3M B3G
B4F B4R B4D B4M B4G
B5F B5R B5D B5M B5G


Thin Leaf


CiL CiF C1R
C2L C2F C2R
C3L C3F C3R C3M C3G
C4L C4F C4R C4M C4G
C5L C5F C5R CSM C5G


Lugs


T3F T3R T3D T3M T3G
T4F T4R T4D T4M T4G
T5F T5R T5D T5M T5G


Nondescript

NIL NIR NIG
N2L N2R N2G


XIL XIF KIR


X2L X2F X2R
X3L X3F X3R X3D X3M X3G
X4L X4F X4R X4D X4M X4G
X5L X5F X5R X5D X5M X5G


Scrap


Special


factors


36, and "BL" to type


"U" and "W" may be applied to


Tobacco not


covered


all grades in
by the standard


all types
d grades


, "BH" to grades in types
is designated "No-G."


35 and


APPLICABLE U.S. STANDARD


SIZES


Types


35 and 36


Type 37


45, 46, 47
- B5 44, 45, 46, 47


44, 45, 46
- B5 44, 45, 46


- C4 C5 44. 45. 46


- B34
- C4


- B4








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REVIEW OF THE FIRE-CURED AND DARK AIR-CURED MARKETS -- 1975-76 SEASON


FIRE-CURED


Record
Volume


high price
heavier


levels


Quality improved


mTe average
from 1974. Numer
Tennessee types,


price


for the combined 1975


crop


was


$103.26 per hundred pounds


- up


$12.18


ous grades brought prices of $1.10 to $1.14 per pound in the Kentucky and
while prices were only slightly lower in Virginia. Producers' sales totaled


37.1 million pounds compared with 31.5 million in 1974.


Quality of offerings improved as


larger


percentages


of fine, good and fair marketing were auctioned with


less nondescript.


More medium brown colored tobacco and less


dark brown


was


sold.


Country sales in
sales.


Types


22-23


increased


over


1974 and amounted to


27 percent of producers'


Government loan receipts
one million pounds in 1974.


decreased


and totaled only 145,000 pounds compared to about


DARK AIR-CURED


Record high price
Volume larger One


levels
Sucker


and Green


River.


smaller VA


Sun-cured


Quality better One Sucker, lower Green River and VA Sun-cured


The combined average price of


$89.81 per hundred pounds for all Dark Air-cured


(Types
average


35-37)


represented


from $1.00


a Jump


of $12.35


over


1974.


A fairly large number of


to $1.04 per pound.


grades


Producers


sales


of 14.7 million pounds


compares


Over-all quality showed little change.


with 12.3 million the year before.


Government loan receipts were down amounting to only 58,000 pounds.
1974 totaled 451,000 pounds.


Receipts in








Table 1.


Opening and


closing dates of fire-cured and dark air-cured tobacco


seasons,


sales floors, sets


of buyers and number of


sales


days by types,


states and markets.


1975-76 SEASON __________ ______1974-75 SEASON
TYPE, MARKET Markets Opening Closing Sales Sales Buyers Opening Closing Sales Sales Buyert
AND STATE Dates Dates Days Floors Dates Dates Days Floors
Number Number Sets Number Sets

TYPE 21 -- VIRGIPIA FIRE-CURED
_(Sales scheduled for Tuesday through Thursday)
Virginia:
Blackstone 1/ Dec. ? Feb. 5 19 2 1 Dec. 3 Feb. 6 19 2 1
Faraville Dec. 2 Feb. 5 19 2 1 Dec. 3 Feb. 6 19 2 1
Lynchburg Dec. 2 Feb. 5 19 1 1 Dec. 3 Feb. 6 19 1 1
Total Type 21 3 5 3 5 3

TYPES 22 & 23 KENTUCKY AND TENNESSEE FIRE-CURED
________________(Sales scheduled for Monday through Thursday)
Tennessee:
Clarksville 2/ Jan. 20 Mar. 3 27 7 1 Jan. 14 Feb. 27 24 7 1
Springfield 2/ Jan. 20 Mar. 4 25 7 1 Jan. 14 Feb. 27 24 7 1
Total Tennessee 2 14 2 14 2
Kentucky:
Hopkinsville 2, Jan. 20 Mar. 4 27 5 1 Jan. 14 Feb. 27 24 5 1
Mayfield 2/ Jan. 20 Feb. 17 8 2 1 Jan. 14 Feb. 12 8 2 1
Murray 2/ Jan. 19 Feb. 17 8 3 1 Jan. .13 Feb. 12 8 3 1
Total Kentucky 3 10 3 10 3
Total Types 22&2 5 24 5 24 5
TOTAL FIRE-CURED 8 29 8 29 8

TYPE 35 -- ONE SUCKER
(Sales scheduled Monday and Thursday at Russellville; Tuesday and Friday at Franklin; Wednesday and/or
Friday at Springfield. Mayfield and Murray scheduled sales when needed.)
Kentucky:
Franklin 2/ Dec. 9 Jan. 28 10 3 3/ Dec. 10 Jan. 23 8 3 3/
Mayfield 2/ Dec. 10 Jan. 12 4 2 3/ Dec. 12 Jan. 8 3 2 3/
Murray 2/ Dec. 11 Jan. 12 4 3 3/ Dec. 13 Jan. 15 4 3 3/
Russellville 2 4 Dec. 8 Jan. 28 12 8 33/ Dec. 9 Jan. 23 .11 18 3/
Total 4 16 3/. 16 3/
Tennessee:
Springfield /Dec. 5 Jan. 28 7 5 3/ Dec. 6 Jan. 22 6 5 3/
Total Type 35 2/ 5 21 2 21 2

TYPE 36 -- GREEN RIVER
_(Sales schedules Monda through Friday)
Kentucky:
Henderson 2/ Dec. 3 Jan. 19 8 1 Dec.: 4 Jan. 16 10 1
Madisonville Dec. 4 Jan. 20 10 2 Dec. 3 Jan. 17 9 2
Owensboro 2/ Dec. 5 Jan. 19 11 11 1 Dec. 6 Jan. 15 11 11 1
Total Type 36 3 14 2 14 2

TYPE 37 -- VIRGINIA SUN-CURED
~~____~_____(Sales scheduled for Tuesday through Friday)
Virginia:
Richmond 1 Dec. 9 Jan. 30 16 1 1 Dec. 10 Jan. 24 16 1 1

TOTAL
DARK AIR-CURED 9 36 5 36 5
IIIi i I ~ i i il m l 11 11111 1 l I I II m I


Since 1969 sales


have been held at Kenbrid


VA due to


a warehouse fire at Blackstone


This market sells more than one type.
Same 2 sets of buyers were used for all markets in Type


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Table


2.-Producers'


sales,


10 -
value, and average price by


types and crop years, of fire-cured and dark air-


cured tobacco.


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Crop Sales Value : Average :: Crop Sales Value : Average
Crpoans alperice ;; n price
Auction: Pounds Dollars Dollars :: : Pounds Dollars Dollars
1946 16,391,113 4,828,932 29.46 :: 1961 9,766,388 3,787,057 38.78
1947 13,940,706 4,043,137 29.00 :: 1962 9,542,630 3,704,168 38.82
1948 : 12,468,320 4,111,351 32.97 :: 1963 : 6,214,809 2,205,562 35.49
1949 : 12,099,888 4,056,892 33.53 :: 1964 : 9,090,816 3,917,400 43.09
1950 : 12,759,906 4,650,134 36.44 :: 1965 : 9,564,549 3,812,430 39.86
1951 13,442,181 5,267,349 39.19 :: 1966 : 7,549,301 3,113,462 41.24-
1952 12,155,957 4,312,089 35.47 :: 1967 : 6,989,348 2,858,785 40.90
1953 8,977,364 3,193,873 35.58 :: 1968 6,043,927 2,835,680 46.92
1954 10,558,608 3,636,099 34.44 :: 1969 : 6,666,832 3,539,027 53.08
1955 : 10,475,301 3,281,406 31.33 :: 1970 : 6,247,373 3,247,336 51.98
1956 : 10,705,751 4,224,014 39.46 :: 1971 : 5,851,227 3,208,266 54.83
1957 : 8,581,160 3,323,390 38.73 :: 1972 : 4,654,090 2,989,031 64.22
1958 : 9,413,961 3,470,298 36.86 :: 1973 : 5,654,036 4,271,812 75.55
1959 10,039,466 3,779,556 37.65 :: 1974 : 5,829,598 4,762,549 81.70
1960 8.864.932 3.494,397 39.42 :; 1975 4.754.139 4.420.147 92.97
TYPE 22 EASTERN DISTRICT
Auction::
1946 58,657,640 15,547,120 26.50 :: 1961 : 29,998,164 11,980,666 39.94
1947 : 45,931,012 13,781,258 30.00 :: 1962 : 29,665,638 11,406,085 38.45
1948 37,752,182 12,097,586 32.04 :: 1963 : 32,600,259 11,757,258 36.06
1949 : 38,860,130 11,778,275 30.31 :: 1964 29,105,138 11,918,366 40.95
1950 : 29,741,815 8,753,783 29.43 :: 1965 : 22,441,491 9,778,968 43.58
1951 30,313,273 12,433,717 41.02 :: 1966 : 26,518,136 11,120,897 41.94
1952 : 32,828,296 12,667,443 38.59 :: 1967 : 19,585,820 9,032,789 46.12
1953 : 27,638,368 9,288,059 33.61 :: 1968 : 20,762,306 10,619,972 51.15
1954 : 33,968,862 13,513,418 39.78 :: 1969 21,605,087 10,310,008 47.72
1955 : 36,353,068 14,116,902 38.83 :: 1970 : 17,679,594 9,710,574 54.93
1956 : 41,246,576 14,837,362 35.97 :: 1971 : 20,761,083 12,685,737 61.10
1957 : 31,749,050 11,334,040 35.70 :: 1972 : 24,862,950 13,964,328 56.17
1958 : 24,501,763 9,181,571 37.47 :: 1973 : 15,124,198 10,877,459 71.92
1959 : 29,464,932 11,231,871 38.12 :: 1974 : 15,734,517 14,829,669 94.24
1960 25.088.537 10.891,733 43.41 :: 1975 ; 17,491,172 18,607,092 106.38


Country:
1946
1947
1948
1949
1950
1951
1952
1953
1954
1955
1956
1957
1958
1959
1960
Total:
1946
1947
1948
1949
1950
1951
1952
1953
1954
1955
1956


9,098,
6.217.


a -I'. ~ a J.'J 'J.~ ~ ~. ..


7 :: 1961 32,175,186
8 :: 1962 : 32,508,001
I :: 1963 : 36,336,341
9 1964 : 33,359,178
7 :: 1965 26,266,510
7 :: 1966 : 30,099,855
3 :: 1967 : 23,189,582
S1968 : 25,425,524
7 : 1969 : 25,593,633
9 : 1970 24,345,020
3 :: 1971 29,859,781


5,515
4,028
5,650
4,767
10.208


60.62
64.79
71.18


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Table


Producers'


sales,


value, and average price


types and crop years,


of fire-cured and dark air-


cured tobacco.


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Crop Sales : Value : Average :: Crop Sales Value : Average
price ,_ ;- .price
Auction:: Rounds Dollars Dollars :: Pounds a Dollars
1946 : 26,672,528 5,923,177 22.21 :: 1961 10,769,919 4,199,976 39.00
1947 : 18,959,101 5,177,631 27.31 :: 1962 11,963.991 4,324,329 36.14
1948 18,402,036 5,433,179 29.52 :: 1963 : 13,131,505 4,616,235 35.15
1949 : 16,132,997 4,010,756 24.86 :: 1964 12,066,099 4,622,693 38.31
1950 : 10,794,050 2,792,020 25.87 :: 1965 : 10,178.769 4,169,308 40.96
1951 : 10,234,855 3,571,957 34.90 :: 1966 10.085.853 4,050,734 40.16
1952 : 10,557,333 3,694,075 34.99 :: 1967 61056.887 2,645,384 43.68
1953 8,072,595 2,201,772 27.27 :: 1968 6,907,077 3,451,254 49.97
1954 : 13,419,773 4,329,283 32.26 :: 1969 : 7,755,212 3,658,401 47.17
1955 : 12,787,061 4,085,158 31.95 :: 1970 6,191,841 3,290,350 53.14
1956 : 14,706,560 4,792,095 32.58 :: 1971 7,291,280 4,377,952 60.04
1957 : 7,745,958 2,691,679 34.75 :: 1972 : 6,074,971 3,302,578 54.36
1958 7,375,442 2,719,230 36.87 :: 1973 4,242,448 3,064,179 72.23
1959 10,747,076 3,883,465 36.13 :: 1974 : 4,649,693 4,333,289 93.20
1960 : 9.216.067 3,821,090 41.46 :: 1975 : 4,823,922 4,697,065 97.37
Country: :
1946 1,261,304 398,270 31.58 :: 1961 15,929 7,241 45.46
1947 : 949,870 320,132 33.70 :: 1962 : 6,208 2,768 44.59
1948 : 484,866 172,208 35.52 :: 1963 : 8,140 3,792 46.58
1949 : 526,582 179,182 34.03 :: 1964 4,150 2,075 50.00
1950 : 270,178 93,041 34.44 :: 1965 a...
1951 643,105 256,020 39.81 :: 1966 ..
1952 394,858 161,607 40.93 :: 1967 a .
1953 : 340,601 133,597 39.22 :: 1968 -- -- --
1954 : 382,775 143,409 37.47 :: 1969 208,018 105,292 50.62
1955 : 398,645 156,082 39.15 :: 1970 123,306 65,397 53.04
1956 : 275,390 109,091 39.61 :: 1971 : 151,996 88,543 58.25
1957 13,074 5,604 42.86 :: 1972 78,859 47,434 60.15
1958 16,629 7,166 43.09 :: 1973 : 106,576 74,596 69.99
1959 16,338 7,597 46.50 :: 1974 : 23,194 24,208 104.37
1960 .13,856 6,220 44.89:: 1975 374,354 380,521 101.65
Total:.'
1946 : 27,933,832 6,321,447 22.63 :: 1961 10,785,848 4,207,217 39.01
1947 : 19,908,971 5,497,763 27.61 :: 1962 : 11,970,199 4,327,097 36.15
1948 : 18,886,902 5,605,387 29.68 :: 1963 : 13,139,645 4,620,027 35.16
1949 16,659,579 4,189,938 25.15 :: 1964 12,070,049 4,624,768 38.32
1950 11,064,228 2,885,061 26.08 :: 1965 : 10,178,769 4,169,308 40.96
1951 : 10,877,960 3,827,977 35.19 :: 1966 10,085,853 4,050,734 40.16
1952 : 10,952,191 3,855,682 35.20 :: 1967 : 6,056,887 2,645,384 43.68
1953 8,413,196 2,335,369 27.76 :: 1968 6,907,077 3,451,254 49.97
1954 : 13,802,548 4,472,692 32.40 :: 1969 : 7,963,230 3,763,69.3 47.26
1955 13,185,706 4,241,240 32.17 :: 1970 6,315,147 3,355,747 53.14
1956 14,981,950 4,901,186 32.71 :: 1971 7,443,276 4,466,495 60.01
1957 7,759,032 2,697,283 34.76 :: 1972 : 6,153,830 3,350,012 54.44
1958 7,392,071 2,726,398 36.88 :: 1973 : 4,349,024 3,138,775 72.17
1959 10,763,414 3,891,062 36.15 :: 1974 4,672,887 4,357,497 93.25
1960 : 9.229.923 3,827.310 41.47 :: 1975 : 5.198.276 5.077.586 97.6R


Data for


crop years prior


to 1946 may


be found in the 1964


earlier Reviews


Continued









Table


2.- Producers


air-cured


sales,
tobacco.


value, and average price,


by types and crop years,


of fire-cured


and dark


TYPES 21-23 -


TOTAL FIRE-CURED


Cro Sale -al : Average :: : : Average
Crop Sales Value Crop Sales Value .
prce : : price


Auction:
1946
1947
1948
1949
1950
1951
1952
1953
1954
1955
1956
1957
1958
1959
1960 :


Pounds
101,875,
79,022,
68,745,
67,185,
53,295,
53,990,
55,541,
44,688,
57,947,
59,615,
66,658,
48,076,
41,291,
50,251,
43.169.


Dollars
26,332,549
23,049,995
21,672,081
19,867,216
16,195,937
21,273,023
20,673,607
14,683,704
21,478,800
21,483,466
23,853,471
17,349,109
15,371,099
18,894,892
18.207.220


Dollars
25.85
29.17
31.53
29.57
30.39
39.40
37.22
32.86
37.07
36.04
35.78
36.09
37.23
37.60
42.18


*
50,
S51,
51,
S50,
42,
44,
32,
S33,
36,
S30,
33,


~oundp


2Q11&ra


Paints


56.91


: 35,592,011
: 25,020,682
: 26,213,808
: 27,069,233


Country:
1946
1947
1948
1949
1950
1951
1952
1953
1954
1955
1956
1957
1958
1959
1960


3,744
4,258
3,825
3,581
3,603
4,663


: 5,317,016
: 10.034.758


4,791,264
10.588.589


Total:
1946
1947
1948
1949
1950
1951
1952
1953
1954
1955
1956
1957
1958
1959
1960


,251,734
,308,915
,624,853
,812,813
,946,756
,057,427
,615,869
,915,969
,738,680
,459,979
,289,358
,230,873
.263.720


52,
S54,
55,
S54,
46,
S47,
S36,
38,
40,
36,
S43,
41,
33,
31,
* 37,


,089,541
,924,642
,497,028
,555,707
,718,744
,085,513
,367,637
,379,675
,695,009
,942,062
,876,486
,331,823
,938,213
,716,771
.312,893


Data for


crop years prior -to 1946 may


be found in the


1964 and earlier Reviews.


Continued -








- 13-


Table


Producers'


sales,


value,


and average price,


by types and crop years, of fire-cured and dark air-


cured tobacco.


TVDYP C


nicrr crir'trL'n
'A Li, La .1' tJL~fl OLI~flE~


Crop Sales Value Average :: Crop Sales Value Average
-price .. CoSae* Vau price
Auction: Pounds Dollars Dollars :: Pounds Dollars Dlas
1946 : 28,244,747 6,325,274 22.39 :: 1961 13,617,094 5,325,715 39.11
1947 : 20,032,100 5,180,060 25.86 :: 1962 : 14,707,781 5,395,870 36.69
1948 : 19,440,540 5,768,816 29.67 :: 1963 : 16,240,274 5,363,809 33.03
1949 : 20,313,356 5,660,629 27.87 :: 1964 : 14,803,690 5,602,163 37.:84
1950 15,128,821 3,570,888 23.60 :: 1965 11,699,137 4,366,325 37.32
1951 : 18,072,778 6,209,460 34.36 :: 1966 : 14,034,678 5,262,884 37.50
1952 19,807,994 6,379,244 32.21 :: 1967 10.016,202 4,181.392 41.75
1953 : 15,973,346 4,190,500 26.23 :: 1968 : 12,145,628 5,968,845 49.14
1954 19,684,790 6,720,457 34.14 :: 1969 : 12,839,872 5,162,555 40.21
1955 18,023,817 5,959,442 33.06 :: 1970 : 10,342,441 4,867,661 47.06
1956 : 19,880,071 7,152,670 35.98 :: 1971 : 10,611,726 4,983,640 46.96
1957 13,856.964 5,113,788 36.90 :: 1972 : 10,048.629 5.145,169 51.20
1958 : 11,608,369 4,528,840 39.01 :: 1973 6,939,532 4,182,314 60.27
1959 : 13,995,299 4,857,575 34.71 :: 1974 : 6,758,442 5,101,230 75.48
1960 : 12,179.397 4.675.746 38.39 :: 1975 : 7,682,876 6,921,103 90.08
Country: :a
1965 : 144,515 82,935 57.39 : 1971 387,186 236,461 61.07
1966 204,841 115,567 56.42 :: 1972 502,365 323,604 64.42
1967 : 382,954 218,524 57.06 :: 1973 : 1,335,871 894,398 66.95
1968 406,256 238,810 58.78 :: 1974 : 549,182 409,024 74.48
1969 : 284,172 175,037 61.59 :: 1975 1,720,016 1,624,055 94.42
1970 347,530 211,730 60,92 :; 1976 ;
total:
1946 : 28,244,747 6,325,274 22.39 :: 1961 13,617,094 5,325,715 39.11
1947 20,032,100 5,180,060 25.86 :: 1962 : 14,707,781 5,395,870 36.69
1948 : 19,440,540 5,768,816 29.67 :: 1963 16,240,274 5,363,809 33.03
1949 : 20,313,356 5,660,629 27.87 :: 1964 : 14,803,690 5,602,163 37.84
1950 : 15,128,821 3,570,888 23.60 :: 1965 : 11,843,652 4,449,260 37.57
1951 : 18,072,778 6,209,460 34.36 :: 1966 : 14,239,519 5,378,451 37.77
1952 : 19,807,994 6,379,244 32.21 :: 1967 : 10,399,156 4,399,916 42.31
1953 : 15,973,346 4,190,500 26.23 :: 1968 : 12,551,884 6,207,655 49.46
1954 : 19,684,790 6,720,457 34.14 :: 1969 13,124,044 5,337,592 40.67
1955 : 18,023,817 5,959,442 33.06 :: 1970 : 10,689,971 5,079,391 47.52
1956 : 19,880,071 7,152,670 35.98 :: 1971 10,998,912 5,220.101 47.46
1957 13,856,964 5,113,788 36.90 :: 1972 : 10,550,994 5,468.773 51.83
1958 11,608,369 4,528,840 39.01 :: 1973 : 8,275.403 5,076,712 61.35
1959 : 13,995,299 4,857,575 34.71 :: 1974 7,307,624 5,510,254 75.40
1960 : 12.179.397 4,675.746 38.39 : 1975 9.402.892 8,545.158 90.88
TYPE 36 GREEN RIVER


auction
1946
1947
1948
1949
1950
1951
1952
1953
1954
1955
1956
L957
L958
L959
L960


16,118,810
13,877,025
12,315,973
12,223,215
9,243,636
9,099,439
10,001,090
6,990,548
10,673,556
9,670,341
10,446,808
5,893,250
4,478,478
5,291,658
: 5.971.746


7,659,422
6,634,154
7,072,732
5,040,458
5,595,732
5,107,448
4,669,944
4,604,539
5,048,749
3,929,826
4,069,568
4,678,362


47.37
63.56
80.13
88.27


ta for crop years prior to 1946 may


be found in the 1964 an


d earlier Reviews.


Continued -








- 14 -


Table


2.- Producers'


sales,


value,


and average price,


by types and crop years,


of fire-cured


and dark


cured tobacco.


Sales


Aucti
1946
1947
1948
1949
1950
1951
1952
1953
1954
1955
1956
1957
1958
1959
-i flt/


Pounds
3,915,8
2,400,4
2,832,5
3,815,8
3,572,5
3,997,5
3,711,5
2,908,5
3,683,2
3,205,0
3,154,9
2,667,7
1,856,9
2,212,0
"I .. a


Value


Dollars
946,465
686,429
905,581
1,200,157
1,211,531
1,381,816
1,172,255
923,338
1,184,568
811,829
1,125,539
907,810
686,263
760,410
r -, ,% A % '


TYPE 37
SAverage
. price
Dollars
24.17
28.60
31.97
31.45
33.91
34.57
31.58
31.75
32.16
25.33
35.68
34.03
36.78
34.38
n rt


VIRGINIA SUN-CURED


Sales


Pounds
,184,089
,226,834
,138,569
,788,994
,992,418
,478,520
,290,671
,197,628
,343,262
.066.030


Value


Dollars
869,383
823,283
357,981
736,091
781,455
625,976
583,165
637,197
709,459
573.994


SAverage
, price
Dollars
39.81
37.38
31.44
41.15
39.22
42.34
45.18
53.20
52.82
53.84
54.10
57.93
69.18


1i9U: 1.7/0.UJ 672.058 U3Bd8;Ja t.) : 1/000,U U1U2- JJ.4,
TYPES 35-37 TOTAL DARK AIR-CURED
Auction :.
1946 : 48,279,425 10,914,825 22.61 :: 1961 22,744,751 8,646,044 38.01
1947 : 36,309,539 9,400,530 25.89 :: 1962 24,513,263 8,891,765 36.27
1948 : 34,589,103 9,936,438 28.73 :: 1963 25,296,834 8,415,813 33.27
1949 : 36,352,379 10,253,965 28.21 :: 1964 24,252,106 9,057,080 37.35
1950 : 27,945,025 6,870,662 24.59 :: 1965 20,325,709 7,539,300 37.09
1951 : 31,169,727 10,707,381 34.35 :: 1966 22,585,930 8,456,570 37.44
1952 : 33,520,650 10,596,638 31.61 :: 1967 16,347,331 6,675,959 40.84
1953 : 25,872,405 6,706,422 25.92 :: 1968 18,938,988 8,993,342 47.49
1954 : 34,041,628 11,612,694 34.11 :: 1969 19,290,582 7,882,878 40.86
1955 : 30,899,198 9,602,114 31.08 :: 1970 16,078,415 7,426,842 46.19
1956 : 33,481,789 11,411,675 34.08 :: 1971 16,268,999 7,690,495 47.27
1957 : 22,417,940 8,050,868 35.91 :: 1972 15,858,619 7,977,580 50.30
1958 : 17,952,843 6,857,600 38.20 :: 1973 11,796,611 7,321,513 62.06
1959 : 21,498,959 7,419,349 34.51 :: 1974 11,721,143 9,095,233 77.60
1960 : 19.926,175 7,459.558 37.44 ; 1975 13,029,301 11,621,847 89.20


Country:
1965
1966
1967
1968
1969
1970 :


387,186
502,365
1,335,871
549,182
1,720,016


409,024
1,624,055


Total
1946
1947
1948
1949
1950
1951
1952
1953
1954
1955
1956
1957
1958
1959
1960


Data for


crop


years prior


to 1946 may be found in the 1964 and


: 22,744,751
: 24,513,263
: 25,296,834
: 24,252,106
20,470,224
22,790,771
16,730,285
19,345,244
19,574,754
16,425,945
16,656,185
16,360,984
13,132,482
12,270,325
: 14.749.317
earlier Reviews.


8,646,(
8,891,
8,415,
9,057,'
7,622,
8,572,
6,894,
9,232,
8,057,!
7,638,
7,926,'
8,301,
8,215,
9,504,
13.245.


50.74
62.56
77.46
89.81


air-








Table 3.-


Gross sales,
by types, an


15 -
value, and average price; and resales, average
Scrop years, for fire-cured and dark air-cured
TYPE 21 VIRGINIA


price, and percentage of gross sales,
tobacco.


: Gross Resales
Crop Sales Value : Average : Resales : Average : Percentage of
,--- Price ; : price : gross sales
funds Dollars Dllars Pounds Dollars Percent
1946 : 17,067,639 5,020,671 29.42 676,526 28.34 4.0
1947 : 14,126,932 4,082,701 28.90 186,226 21.25 1.3
1948 : 12,696,216 4,176,226 32.89 227,896 28.47 1.8
1949 : 12,438,452 4,165,642 33.49 338,564 32.12 2.7
1950 : 12,987,088 4,723,010 36.37 227,182 32.08 1.7
1951 13,719,747 5,368,601 39.13 277,566 36.48 2.0
1952 : 12,466,573 4,406,063 35.34 310,616 30.25 2.5
1953 : 9,403,766 3,342,583 35.55 426,402 34.88 4.5
1954 : 10,850,384 3,743,800 34.50 291,776 36.91 2.7
1955 : 10,798,287 3,394,315 31.43 322,986 34.96 3.0
1956 : 10,945,279 4,320,247 39.47 239,528 40.18 2.2
1957 : 8,800,828 3,410,878 38.76 219,668 39.83 2.5
1958 : 9,629,940 3,553,755 36.90 215,979 38.64 2.2
1959 : 10,345,078 3,904,028 37.74 305,612 40.73 3.0
1960 : 9,113,130 3,595,186 39.45 248,198 40.61 2.7
1961 10,005,848 3,877,056 38.75 239,460 37.58 2.4
1962 : 9,839,912 3,808,808 38.71 297,282 35.20 3.0
1963 : 6,441,379 2,279,507 35.39 226,570 32.64 3.5
1964 : 9,357,900 4,026,460 43.03 267,084 40.83 2.9
1965 : 9,732,477 3,872,991 39.79 167,928 35.91 1.7
1966 : 7,700,213 3,169,964 41.17 150,912 37.44 2.0
1967 : 7,101,494 2,901,994 40.86 112,146 38.53 1.6
1968 : 6,112,579 2,865,336 46.88 68,652 43.20 1.1
1969 : 6,811,288 3,602,224 52.89 144,456 43.75 2.1
1970 : 6,348,019 3,285,524 51.76 100,646 37.94 1.6
1971 5,969,206 3,272,218 54.82 117,979 54.21 2.0
1972 : 4,695,976 3,012,285 64.15 41,886 55.52 .9
1973 5,692,800 4,299,543 75.53 38,764 71.54 .7
1974 : 5,891,056 4,804,001 81.55 61,458 67.45 1.0
1975; 4.800,707 4,444,829 92,59 46,568 53.00 1.0
TYPE 22 EASTERN DISTRICT
1946 : 59,369,966 15,741,398 26.51 712,326 27.27 1.2
1947 : 46,591,678 13,970,068 29.98 660,666 28.58 1.4
1948 : 38,272,564 12,256,591 32.02 520,382 30.56 1.4
1949 : 39,432,954 11,949,821 30.30 572,824 29.95 1.5
1950 : 30,170,571 8,890,847 29.47 428,756 31.97 1.4
1951 30,930,023 12,666,685 40.95 616,750 37.77 2.0
1952 : 33,514,254 12,926,260 38.57 685,958 37.73 2.0
1953 : 28,105,094 9,444,442 33.60 466,726 33.51 1.7
1954 : 34,574,560 13,752,786 39.78 605,698 39.52 1.8
1955 : 36,965,892 14,334,017 38.78 612,824 35.43 1.7
1956 : 41,564,886 14,934,554 35.93 318,310 30.53 .8
1957 : 31,856,501 11,365,841 35.68 107,451 29.60 .3
1958 : 24,691,047 9,246,899 37.45 189,284 34.51 .8
1959 : 29,608,830 11,282,800 38.11 143,898 35.39 .5
1960 : 25,395,497 11,010,432 43.36 306,960 38.67 1.2
1961 30,268,926 12,082,793 39.92 270,762 37.72 .9
1962 : 29,928,018 11,495,935 38.41 262,380 34.24 .9
1963 : 32,850,995 11,842,403 36.05 250,736 33.96 .8
1964 : 29,289,912 11,988,378 40.93 184,774 37.86 .6
1965 : 22,676,133 9,874,672 43.55 234,642 40.79 1.0
1966 : 26,771,796 11,219,361 41.91 253,660 38.82 .9
1967 : 19,792,156 9,119,882 46.08 206,336 42.21 1.0
1968 : 21,165,672 10,815,000 51.10 403,366 48.35 1.9
1969 : 22,254,924 10,610,042 47.68 649,837 46.17 2.9
1970 : 17,984,322 9,872,659 54.90 304,728 53.19 1.7
1971 21,025,725 12,842,168 61.08 264,642 59.11 1.3
1972 : 25,149,670 14,120,891 56.15 286,720 54.60 1.1
- -*_ _-. .. 4 -. j n 4 -t r n n t ~ r t al f








- 16


Table


3.- Gross sales,
by types, and


value, and average price; and resales, average price, and percentage of gross sales
crop years for fire-cured and dark air-cured tobacco.


TYPE 23 WESTERN DISTRICT


Gross


Resales


Sales


Pounds
26,823,721
19,178,737
18,510,381
16,288,660
11,059,361
10,752,833
10,908,324
8,297,635
13,689,032
13,051,936
14,854,820
7,950,000
7,548,464
10,880,780
9,346,987
10,897,043
12,091,235
13,275,873
12,181,341
10,303,383
10,178,569
6,232,509
7,204,523
8,082,068
6,535,685
7,643,280
6,394,302
4,434,500
4,587,475
4.918.132


Value


Dollars
5,949,898
5,233,170
5,463,618
4,044,057
2,849,379
3,724,426
3,802,074
2,255,948
4,387,669
4,154,578
4,824,408
2,755,438
2,771,592
3,921,270
3,872,009
4,241,892
4,361,040
4,655,445
4,659,733
4,216,469
4,082,970
2,713,886
3,595,026
3,800,372
3,472,493
4,583,185


Average
Price
Dollars
22.18
27.29
29.52
24.83
25.76
34.64
34.85
27.19
32.05
31.83
32.48
34.66
36.72
36.04
41.43
38.93
36.07
35.07
38.25
40.92
40.11
43.54
49.90
47.02
53.13
59.96


3,486,
3,194,
4,331,
4.794.


S
Resales


Pounds
151,193
219,636
108,345
155,663
265,311
517,978
350,991
225,040
269,259
264,875
148,260
204,042
173,022
133,704
130,920
127,124
127,244
144,368
115,242
124,614
92,716
175,622
297,446
326,856
343,844
352,000
319,331
192,052
62,174
94.210


Average
price
Dollars
17.67
25.29
28.09
21.39
21.62
29.44
30.77
24.07
21.68
26.21
21.79
31.25
30.26
28.27
38.89
32.97
28.85
27.16
32.14
37.84
34.77
39.01
48.34
43.44
52.97
58.30
57.61
67.77
81.38
103.47


: Percentage of
; gross sales
Percent
.6
1.1
.6
1.0
2.4
4.8
3.2
2.7
2.0
2.0
1.0
2.6
2.3
1.2
1.4
1.2
1.1
1.1
.9
1.2
.9
2.8
4.1
4.0
5.3
4.6
5.0
4.3
1.4
1.9


Data for


crop years prior


to 1946


may be found in the 1964 and earlier


Reviews. Continued -









Table


3.- Gross sales,


types


cro


value, and average price; resales, average price, a
p years, for fire-cured and dark air-cured tobacco.
p 21 2. 'rnAt T. CD


mnd percentage of gross sales,


TYP fl -, TOT L tFI~R LjURE~
Gross ; Resales
Crop Sales Value : Average : Resales : Average : Percentage of
,.:o price : ; price : gross sales
Pounds Dollarsllar lars Pounds Dollars Percent
1946 : 103,419,411 26,746,062 25.86 1,544,110 26.78 1.5
1947 : 80,089,042 23,333,908 29.13 1,066,528 26.62 1.3
1948 : 69,601,805 21,926,400 31.50 856,623 29.69 1.2
1949 : 68,252,246 20,180.813 29.57 1,067,051 29.39 1.6
1950 : 54,217,020 16,463,236 30.37 921,249 29.01 1.7
1951 : 55,402,603 21,759,712 39.28 1,412,294 34.46 2.5
1952 : 56,889,151 21,134,397 37.15 1,347,565 34.19 2.4
1953 : 45,806,495 15,042,973 32.84 1,118,168 32.13 2.4
1954 : 59,113,976 21,884,255 37.02 1,166,733 34.75 2.0
1955 : 60,816,115 21,882,910 35.98 1,200,685 33.27 2.0
1956 : 67,364,985 24,079,209 35.74 706,098 31.97 1.0
1957 : 48,607,329 17,532,157 36.07 531,161 34.46 1.1
1958 : 41,869,451 15,572,246 37.19 578,285 34.78 1.4
1959 : 50,834,688 19,108,098 37.59 583,214 36.56 1.1
1960 : 43,855,614 18,477,627 42.13 686,078 39.41 1.6
1961 : 51,171,817 20,201,741 39.48 637,346 36.72 1.2
1962 : 51,859,165 19,665,783 37.92 686,906 33.66 1.3
1963 : 52,568,247 18,777,355 35.72 621,674 31.90 1.2
1964 : 50,829,153 20,674,571 40.67 567,100 38.10 1.1
1965 : 42,711,993 17,964,132 42.06 527,184 38.54 1.2
1966 : 44,650,578 18,472,295 41.37 497,288 37.64 1.1
1967 : 33,126,159 14,735,762 44.48 494,104 40.24 1.5
1968 : 34,482,774 17,275,362 50.10 769,464 47.88 2.2
1969 : 37,148,280 18,012,638 48.49 1,121,149 45.06 3.0
1970 : 30,868,026 16,630,676 53.88 749,218 51.04 2.4
1971 : 34,638,211 20,697,571 59.75 734,621 57.94 2.1
1972 : 36,239,948 20,619,714 56.90 647,937 56.14 1.8
1973 : 25,562,090 18,574,464 72.66 541,408 66.68 2.1
1974 : 26,628,582 24,255,791 91.09 414,774 79.63 1.6
1975 27,630,951 28,273,833 102.33 561,718 97.83 2.0
TYPE 35 ONE SUCKER
Crop Sales Value : Average : Resales : Average : Percentage of
: price price gross sales


Pounds
8,412,608
0,113,532
9,506,809
0,500,256
5,326,264
8,139,656
9,924,703
6,049,234
9,761,274
8,156,772
9,983,597
3,956,102
1,730,011
4,078,023
2,226,290
3,668,020
4,762,433
6,267,048
4,838,716
1,734,509
4,102,456
0,081,834
2,200,644
2,900,958
0.390.177


Dollars
6,352,427
5,197,996
5,783,281
5,704,442
3,609,767
6,226,618
6,406,702
4,206,234
6,739,685
5,991,985
7,180,976
5,148,580
4,567,644
4,881,586
4,691,950
5,341,959
5,411,025
5,369,369
5,612,843
4,379,962
5,287,269
4,204,029
5,994,833
5,190,786
&ARRR.7S


Dollars
22.36
25.84
29.65
27.83
23.55
34.33
32.15
26.21
34.11
33.00
35.93
36.89
38.94
34.68
38.38
39.08
36.65
33.01
37.83
37.32
37.49
41.70
49.14
40.24
&7_A


Pounds
167,861
81,432
66,269
186,900
197,443
66,878
116,709
75,888
76,484
132,955
103,526
99,138
121,642
82,724
46,893
50,926
54,652
26,774
35,026
35,372
67,778
65,632
55,016
61,086
A7 794


Dollars
16.18
22.03
21.83
23.44
19.69
25.66
23.53
20.73
25.14
24.48
27.34
35.09
31.90
29.03


- fl I


Percent
.6
.4
.3
.9
1.3
.4
.6
.5
.4
.7
.5
.7
1.0
.6
.4
.4
.4
.2
.2
.3
.5
.7
.5
.5
.A








Table


3.- Gross sales,
by types, and


18-
value, and average price; and resales, average
crop years, for fire-cured and dark air-cured
TYPE 36 GREEN RIVER


price and percentage of
tobacco.


gross sales


Gross


Resales


Sales


Pounds
,794,300
,061,512
,540,060
,527,264
,551,333
,357,692
,349,196
,261,834
,082,652
,118,080
,892,371
,189,618
,801,873
,449,680
,126,956
,095,624
,814,452
,074,871
,768,334
,745,616
,213,906
,178,906
,659,122
,170,966
,779,698
,753,309
,123,033
,042,000
,257,632
.710.856


Value


Dollars
3,785,983
3,576,534
3,315,643
3,469,720
2,148,682
3,184,496
3,128,062
1,651,111
3,806,602
2,940,583
3,247,346
2,119,819
1,748,976
1,851,772
2,159,261
2,498,256
2,730,336
2,736,087
2,755,293
2,428,479
2,620,863
1,964,461
2,414,309
2,034,964
2,029,886
2,203,019
2,426,304
2,564,365
3,399,596
4.160.006


: Average
price
Dollars
22.54
25.43
26.44
27.70
22.50
34.03
30.23
22.74
34.35
29.06
29.81
34.25
36.42
33.98
35.24
35.21
34.94
33.88
35.47
36.00
36.33
37.93
42.66
39.35
42.47
46.35
47.36
63.44
79.85
88.31


Resales
Pounds
675,490
184,487
224,087
304,049
307,697
258,253
348,106
271,286
409,096
447,739
445,563
296,368
323,395
158,022
155,210
152,056
235,804
156,880
108,912
111,462
141,174
138,448
63,390
63,518
109,754
148,770
74,284
112,174


188,064
32.494


Average
Dollars
21.15
23.03
23.92
25.17
19.64
26.48
23.82
21.57
24.18
24.51
25.56
30.55
32.92
31.90
30.61
31.11
28.30
26.81
33.48
33.16
37.65
38.32
42.61
37.94
40.73


44.14
46.96
59.40
73.69
92.89


: Percentage o
: gross sales
Percent
4.0
1.3
1.8
2.4
3.2
2.8
3.4
3.7
3.7


TYPE 37 VIRGINIA SUN-CURED
Gross :Resales
Crop Sales :Value : Average : Resales Average Percentage of
: price : price : gross sales
Pounds Dollars Dollars Pounds Dollars Percent
1946 : 4,015,196 968,084 24.11 99,328 21.77 2.5
1947 : 2,450,630 697,062 28.44 50,216 21.17 2.0
1948 : 2,856,094 910,944 31.89 23,504 22.82 .8
1949 : 3,870,006 1,210,177 31.27 54,198 18.49 1.4
1950 : 3,628,432 1,224,920 33.76 55,864 23.97 1.5
1951 : 4,058,232 1,399,018 34.47 60,722 28.33 1.5
1952 : 3,777,850 1,187,242 31.43 66,284 22.61 1.8
1953 : 2,962,647 939,216 31.70 54,136 29.33 1.8
1954 : 3,743,172 1,202,473 32.12 59,890 29.90 1.6
1955 : 3,282,190 829,935 25.29 77,150 23.47 2.4
1956 : 3,190,376 1,137,225 35.65 35,466 32.95 1.1
1957 : 2,796,048 951,233 34.02 128,322 33.84 4.6
1958 : 1,874,184 688,980 36.76 8,188 33.18 .4
1959 2,229,960 766,042 34.35 17,958 31.36 .8
1960 : 1,783,174 674,845 37.84 8,142 34.23 .5
1961 : 2,191,743 872,098 39.79 7,654 35.47 .3
1962 : 2,254,366 841,708 37.34 27,532 34.23 1.2
1963 : 1,151,357 360,618 31.32 12,788 20.62 1.1
1964 : 1,797,942 739,332 41.12 8,948 36.22 .5
1965 : 2,003,774 785,103 39.18 11,356 32.12 .6
1966 : 1,491,050 629,388 42.21 12,530 27.23 .8
1967 : 1,298,397 585,523 45.10 7,726 30.52 .6
1968 : 1,199,154 637,779 53.19 1,526 38.14 .1
1969 : 1.348.078 711,244 52.76 4,816 37.06 .4








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Table


3.- Gross sale
by types,


s, value, and average price, and resales,
and crop years, for fire-cured and dark a


average
ir-cured


price, and
tobacco.


percentage of gross sales


q'VnpeC 1C 21


'rrfvAT rADU1 ATO ^mmIrt


TYPE flI 237~ *TOTAIJJL DRKflt AI-U[RED
aross : Resales
Crop Sales Value : Average : Resales : Average : Percentage of
.: nrice-ro price : gross sales
Pounds Dollars Dollars Pounds Dollars Percent
1946 : 49,222,104 11,106,494 22.56 942,679 20.33 1.9
1947 : 36,625,674 9,471,592 25.86 316,135 22.48 .9
1948 : 34,902,963 10,009,868 28.68 313,860 23.40 .9
1949 : 36,897,526 10,384,339 28.14 545,147 23.92 1.5
1950 : 28,506,029 6,983,369 24.50 561,004 20.09 2.0
1951 : 31,555,580 10,810,132 34.26 385,853 26.63 1.2
1952 : 34,051,749 10,722,006 31.49 531,009 23.61 1.6
1953 : 26,273,715 6,796,561 25.87 401,310 22.46 1.5
1954 : 34,587,098 11,748,760 33.97 545,470 24.94 1.6
1955 : 31,557,042 9,762,503 30.94 657,844 24.38 2.1
1956 : 34,006,344 11,565,547 33.95 584,555 26.32 1.7
1957 : 22,941,768 8,219,632 35.83 523,828 32.22 2.3
1958 : 18,406,068 7,005,600 38.06 453,225 32.65 2.6
1959 : 21,757,663 7,499,400 34.47 258,704 30.94 1.2
1960 : 20,136,420 7,526,056 37.38 210,245 31.63 1.0
1961 : 22,955,387 8,712,313 37.95 210,636 31.46 .9
1962 : 24,831,251 8,983,069 36.18 317,988 28.71 1.3
1963 : 25,493,276 8,466,074 33.21 196,442 25.59 .8
1964 : 24,404,992 9,107,468 37.32 152,886 32.96 .6
1965 : 20,483,899 7,593,544 37.07 158,190 34.29 .8
1966 : 22,807,412 8,537,520 37.43 221,482 36.55 1.0
1967 : 16,559,137 6,754,013 40.79 211.806 36.85 1.3
1968 19,058,920 9,046,921 47.47 119,932 44.67 .6
1969 : 19,420,002 7,936,994 40.87 129,420 41.81 .7
1970 : 16,244,709 7,496,247 46.14 166,294 41.74 1.0
1971 : 16,467,605 7,779,746 47.24 198,606 44.94 1.2
1972 : 16,045,075 8,075,917 50.33 186,456 52.74 1.2
1973 : 12,026,705 7,454,847 62.00 230,094 57.95 1.9
1974 : 12,139,081 9,380,558 77.28 397,938 71.70 3.3
1975 13,368,017 11,926,602 89.22 338,716 89.97 2.5


Data for crop years prior to 1946 may be


found in the 1964 and earlier


Reviews.








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Table 4.


Producers


sales,


resales,


gross


sales,


value, and


average


price by types


of fire-cured


dark air-cured


tobacco.


~____~__ ________________~___~~__FIRED-CURED__________________
Virginia Fire-cured
Auction:
Producers' 4,754,139 4,420,147 92.97 5,829,598 4,762,549 81.70
Resales 46 568 24,682 53.00 61,458 41,452 67.45
Gross Auction 1 4,800 707 4,444,829 92.59 5.891 056 4,804,001 81.55
Kentucky & Tennessee
Fire-cured
Auction:
Producers' 22,315,094 23,304,157 104.43 20,384,210 19,162,958 94.01
Resales 515,150 524,847 101.88 353,316 288,832 81.75
Gross Auction 22,830,244 23,829,004 104.37 20,737,526 19,451,790 93.80
Country Sales: 10,034,758 10,588 589 105.52 5,317016 4.791,264 90.11
Total Producers 32.349.852 33.892746 10477 25701226 23954222 9320
Total Fire-cured
Auction:
Producers' 27,069,233 27,724,304 102.42 26,213,808 23,925,507 91.27
Resales 561.718 549,529 97.83 414,774 330,284 79.63
Gross Auction 27,630,951 28.273833 -102.33 26,628.582 24,255,791 91.09
Country Sales: 10 034,758 10,588 589 105.52 5.317,016 4 791 264 90.11
Total Producers 37,103,991 38,312,893 103.26 31,530 824 28,716,771 91.08
DARK AIR-CURED
One Sucker
Auction:
Producers' 7,682,876 6,921,103 90.08 6,758,442 5,101,230 75.48
Resales 300,210 270,279 90.03 204,316 143,625 70.30
Gross Auction 7,983,086 7,191,382 90.08 6,962,758 5,244,855 75.33
Country Sales: 1,720,016 1,624,055 94.42 549,182 409.024 74.48
Total Producers 9,703,102 8,815,437 90.85 7,511,940 5,653,879 75.27
Green River
Auction:
Producers' 4,678,362 4,129,823 88.27 4,069,568 3,261,017 80.13
Resales 32,494 30,183 92.89 188.064 138,579 73.69
Gross Auction 4,710,856 4,160,006 88.31 4,257,632 3,399,596 79.85
Virginia Sun-cured
Auction:
Producers' 668,063 570,921 85.46 893,133 732,986 82.07
Resales 6,012 4,293 71.41 5,558 3,121 56.15
Gross Auction 2 674,075 575,214 85.33 898.691 736,107 81.91
Total Dark Air-cured
Auction:
Producers' 13,029,301 11,621,847 89.20 11,721,143 9,095,233 77.60
Resales 338,716 304,755 89.97 397,938 285,325 71.70
Gross Auction 13,368,017 11,926,602 89.22 12.119.081 9,380,558 77.40
Country Sales: 1.720.016 1.624.055 94.42 12549.182 49.0247 74.48
Total Producers 14,749.317 13.245.902 89.81 12.270.325 9.s04.257 77lfi


Includes Type 21
Includes Type 37


sold in other type


sold in Type


areas.


21 and other type


areas.








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Table 5.


Producers


sales,


resales,


gross sales,


value and average price by states of fire-cured and


dark air-cured tobacco.


STATE AND FORM
OF SALES


1 9 7 5


CROP


1 9 74


CROP


AVERAGE AVERAGE
SALES VALUE PRICE SALES VALUE PRICE
(Pounds) (Dollars) (Dollars) (Pounds) (Dollars) (Dollars)


FIRE-CURED


Kentucky
Auction:
Producers'
Resales
Gross Auction
Country Sales
Total Producers
Tennessee
Auction:
Producers'
Resales
Gross Auction
Country Sales
Total Producers


101.97
99.39


10,760,104
178,270


10,246,404
140,168


11,533,684 11,754,249 101.91 10,938,374 10,386,572 94.96
1.223,102 1,272.114 104.01 142.568 132,742 93.11


12.491.198


11,046
249


12.762,404


13,867
60.888


102.17


10,902.


9,624,
175.


10,379,146


95.20


11,296,560 12,074,755 106.89 9,799,152 9,065,218 92.51
8,811,656 9,316,475 105.73 5,174,448 4,658,522 90.03


19,858


21.130,342


106.40


14,798.554


13,575,076


91.73


Virginia
Auction:
Producers' 4,754,139 4,420,147 92.97 5,829,598 4,762,549 81.70
Resales 46,568 24,682 53.00 61,458 41,452 67.45
Gross Auction 4,800,707 4,444,829 92.59 5,891,056 4,804,001 81.55
Total All States
Auction:
Producers' 27,069,233 27,724,304 102.42 26,213,808 23,925,507 91.27
Resales 561,718 549,529 97.83 414,774 330,284 79.63
Gross Auction 27,630,951 28,273,833 102.33 26,628,582 24,255,791 91.09
Country Sales 10,034,758 10,588,589 105.52 5,317,016 4,791,264 90.11
Total Producers 37,103,991 38,312,893 103.26 31,530,824 28,716,771 91.08

DARK AIR-CURED
Kentucky
Auction:
Producers' 11,039,660 9,828,123 89.03 9,516,596 7,374,639 77.49
Resales 285,250 256,950 90.08 344,128 245,619 71.37
Gross Auction 11,324,910 10,085,073 89.05 9,860,724 7,620,258 77.28
Country Sales 899,082 851,694 94.73 271,317 200,300 73.83
Total Producers 11,938,742 10,679,817 89.46 9,787,913 7,574,939 77.39
Tennessee
Auction:
Producers' 1,321,578 1,222,803 92.53 1,311,414 989,608 75.46
Resales 47,454 43,512 91.69 48,252 36,585 75.82
Gross Auction 1,369,032 1,266,315 92.50 1,359.666 1,026,193 75.47
Country Sales 820,934 772,361 94,08 277,865 208.724 75.12
Total Producers 2,142,512 1,995,164 93.12 1.,589,279 1,198,332 75.40
Virginia
Auction:
Producers' 668,063 570,921 85.46 893,133 732,986 82.07
Resales 6,012 4,293 71.41 5,558 3,121 56.15
Gross Auction 674,075 575,214 85.33 898,691 736,107 81.91
Total All States
Auction:
Producers' 13,029,301 11,621,847 89.20 11,721,143 9,095,233 77.60
Resales 338,716 304,755 89.97 397,938 285,325 71.70
Gross Auction 13,368,017 11,926,602 89.22 12,119,081 9,380,558 77.40
Country Sales 1,720,016 1,624,055 94.42 549,182 409,024 74.48
Total Producers 14,749,317 13,245,902 89.81 12,270.325 9,504,257 77.46









Table 6


Producers
and dark


' sales,
air-cured


- 22 -


resales,
tobacco.


gross


sales,


value


average


prices


by months


of fire-cured


1 9 7 5 CROP 1 9 7 4 CROP
MONTH AND FORM "AVERAGE AVERAGE
OF SALES SALES VALUE PRICE SALES VALUE PRICE
______________ (Pounds) (Dollars) (Dollars) (Pounds) (D dollars) (Dollars)
FIRE-CURED 1/
AUCTION SALES

November:
Producers' -- -- -- 6,866 5,624 81.91
Resales -- -- -- -- -- --
Gross Auction -- -- -- 6,866 5,624 81.91
December:
Producers' 2,657,534 2,498,638 94.02 3,029,424 2,537,516 83.76
Resales 30,402 18,868 62.06 31,926 24,128 75.57
Gross Auction 2,687,936 2,517,506 93.66 3,061,350 2.561,644 83.68
January:
Producers' 9,390,408 9,209,288 98.07 17,100,856 15,951,352 93.28
Resales 108,942 96,974 89.01 170,374 150,843 88.54
Gross Auction 9,499,350 9,306,262 97.97 17,271.230 16.102.195 93.23
February:
Producers' 14,177,155 15,173,625 107.03 6,076,662 5,431,015 89.37
Resales 397,838 409,981 103.05 212,474 155,313 73.10
Gross Auction 14,574,993 15,583,606 106.92 6,289,136 5,586,328 88.83
March:
Producers' 844,136 842,753 99.84 -- -- --
Resales 24,536 23,706 96.62 -- -- --
Gross Auction 868,672 866,459 99.75 -- -- --
Total All Months
Producers' 27,069,233 27,724,304 102.42 26,213,808 23,925,507 91.27
Resales 561,718 549,529 97.83 414,774 330,284 79.63
Gross Auction 27,630,951 28,273,833 102.33 26,628,582 24,255,791 91.09
Country Sales 10,034,758 10,588,589 105.52 5.317,016 4,791,264 90.11
Total Producers 37,103,991 38,312,893 I 103.26 31.530,824 28,716,771 91.08

DARK AIR-CURED 2/
AUCTION SALES

December:
Producers' 4,580,533 4,100,244 89.51 5,246,551 4,168,150 79.45
Resales 51,086 46,680 91.38 151,768 115.,125 75.86
Gross Auction 4,631,619 4,146,924 89.54 5.398,319 4,283,275 79.34
January:
Producers' 8,408,948 7,488,878 89.06 6,471,438 4,925,963 76.12
Resales 2701328 244,655 90.50 246,170 170.200 69.14
Gross Auction 8.679,276 7,733,533 89.10 6.717,608 5.096,163 75.86
February:
Producers' 39,820 32,725 82.18 3,154 1,120 35.51
Resales 17,302 13,420 77.56 -- -- --
Gross Auction 57,122 46,145 80.78 3,154 1,120 35.51
Total All Months
Producers' 13,029,301 11,621,847 89.20 11,721,143 9,095,233 77.60
Resales 338,716 304,755 89.97 397,938 285,325 71.70
Gross Auction 13,368,017 11,926,602 89.22 12,119,081 9,380,558 77.40
Country Sales 1.720,016 1,624,055 94.42 549,182 409,024 74.48
Total Producers 14,749,317 13,245,902 89.81 12,270,325 9,504,257 77.46


Includes Fire-cured sold in


other type


areas.


Includes Dark air-cured sold in other type areas.








- 23-


Table


Producers'


sales,


value and average price by markets of fire-cured and dark air-cured


tobacco.


MARKET AND STATE


7 5 CROP


SALES


(Pounds)


VALUE
(Dollars)


AVERAGE
PRICE
(Dollars


1 9 7 4


SALES


(Pounds)


CROP


VALUE
(Dollars)


AVERAGE
PRICE
(Dollars)


TYPE 21 -- VIRGINIA FIRE-CURED
Auction Sales
Virginia:
Blackstone 1,042;,540 922,230 88.46 1,423,112 1,135,065 79.76
Farmville 1,662,104 1,554,219 93.51 2,131,866 1,701,342 79.81
Lynchburg 2,049 495 1,943,698 94.84 .2,267.754 1,920,518 84.69
Total 4,754,139 4,420,147 92.97 5,822732 4,756.925 81.70
Flue-cured Mktflt. -- -- -- 6.866 5.624 81.91
Total Type 21 4.754,139 4,420,147 92.97 5.829.598 4,762,549 81.70
TYPES 22 & 23 KENTUCKY AND TENNESSEE FIRE-CURED
Auction Sales
Tennessee:
Clarksville 5,918,286 6,298,598 106.43 4,991,314 4,710,153 94.37
Springfield 5,128,712 5,515,269 107.54 4.632,792 4,206,401 90.80
Total Tennessee 11,046,998 11,813,867 106.94 9,624,106 8,916,554 92.65
Kentucky:
Hopkinsville 6,444,174 6,793,225 105.42 6,110,411 5,913,115 96.77
Mayfield 2,250,766 2,159,208 95.93 2,278,271 2,081,141 91.35
Murray 2,573.156 2,537,857 98.63 2,371,422 2,252,148 94.97
Total Kentucky 11,268.096 11.490,290 101.97 10,760,104 10,246,404 95.23
Total Auction 22,315,094 23.304.157 104.43 20,384.210 19,162,958 94.01
Country Sales 10,034,758 10.588,589 105.52 5,317.016 4,791,264 90.11
Total Types 22 & 2: 32.349.852 33,892,746 I 104.77 25,701,226 23,954,222 93.20
TYPE 35 -- ONE SUCKER
Auction Sales
Kentucky:
Franklin 2,060,064 1,838,804 89.26 1,682,702 1,259,248 74.83
Mayfield 697,160 571,378 81.96 548,956 360,602 65.69
Murray 131,238 110,082 83.88 107,624 .68,895 64.01
Russellville 3.445,130 3,158,144 91.67 3,026,630 2,373,284 78.41
Total Kentucky 1 6,361,298 5,698,300 89.58 5,447,028 4,113,622 75.52
Tennessee:
Springfield 1,321,578 1,222,803 92.53 1,311,414 987.608 75.31
Total Auction 7,682,876 6,921.103 90.08 6,758,442 5.101,230 75.48
Country Sales 1,720.016 1,624,055 94.42 549,182 409,024 74.48
Total Type 35 9402,892 8,545,158 90.88 7,307,624 5,510,254 75.40
TYPE 36 -- GREEN RIVER
Auction Sales
Kentucky:
Henderson 338,712 294,275 86.88 407,898 331,147 81.18
Madisonville 935,554 843,835 90.20 870,142 714,535 82.12
Owensboro 3,404,096 2,991.713 87.89 2.791,528 2.215.335 79.36
Total Type 36 4,678,362 4,129,823 88.27 4,069,568 3,261,017 80.13
TYPE 37 -- VIRGINIA SUN-CURED
Auction Sales
Virginia:
Richmond 627,661 537,540 85.64 831,101 689,045 82.91
Fire-cured Mkts. 40,402 33,381 82.62 62,032 43,941 70.84
Flue-cured Mkts -- -- -- --
Total Type 37 668,063 570,921 85.46 893.133 732,986 82.07


Includes special sale at Bowling Green, KY


- 27,706 pounds, $19,892 avg. $71.80.









Table 8.


Producers'


sales,


value


and average


24-
price by months


of fire-cured and dark air-cured


tobacco.
1 9 7 5 CROP 1 9 7 4 CROP
AVERAGE AVERAGE
MONTH AND STATE SALES VALUE PRICE SALES VALUE PRICE
Pounds) (Dollars) Dollars (Pounds) Dollars) (Dollars)
TYPE 21 -- VIEGINIA FIRE-CURED 1/
Virginia:
December 2,657,534 2,498,638 94.02 3,036,290 2,543,140 83.76
January 1,985,511 1,825,362 91.93 2,579,754 2,082,921 80.74
February 111,094 96,147 86.55 213,554 136,488 63.91
Total Type 21 4,754,139 4,420,147 92.97 5,829,598 4,762,549 81.70
TYPES 22 & 23 KENTUCKY AND TENNESSEE FIRE-CURED
January:
Tennessee 2,711,572 2,795,269 103.09 6,034,936 5,687,531 94.24
Kentucky 4,693 325 4 588,657 97.77 8,486,166 8,180.900 96.40
Total 7 404 897 7 383,926 99.72 14,521,102 13,868,431 95.51
February:
Tennessee 7,827,012 8,506,807 108.69 3,589,170 3,229,023 89.97
Kentucky 6,239,049 6,570.671 105.32 2,273,938 2,065.504 90.83
Total 14,066,061 15,077 478 107.19 5,863,108 5.294,527 90.30
March:
Tennessee 508,414 511,791 100.66 -- -- -
Kentucky 335,722 330 962 98.58 -- -- --
Total 44 136 842 7S3 99.84 --- -- --
Total All Months:
Tennessee 11,046,998 11,813,867 106.94 9,624,106 8,916,554 92.65
Kentucky 11.268 096 11,490,290 101.97 10.760.104 10,246.404 95.23
Total Auction 22 315 094 23,304,157 104.43 20.384,210 19.162,958 94.01
Country Sales 10 034 758 10 588 589 105.52 5 317 016 4,791,264 90.11
Total Types 22&23 32,349,852 33,892,746 104.77 25,701.226 23.954 222 93.20
TYPE 35 -- ONE SUCKER
December:
Kentucky 1,873,150 1,665,044 88.89 1,949,568 1,468,310 75.31
Tennessee 451,466 418,248 92.64 623,876 488,397 78.28
Total 2,324,616 2,083,292 89.62 2,573,444 1,956,707 76.03
January:
Kentucky 3/ 4,475,686 4,022,629 89.88 3,497,460 2,645,312 75.64
Tennessee 845,782 784,998 92.81 687 538 499,211 72.61
Total 5,321,468 4,807,627 90.34 4,184,998 3,144,523 75.14
February:
Kentucky 12,462 10,627 85.28 -- -- --
Tennessee 24,330 19,557 80.38 -.- -- --
Total 36 792 30 184 82.04 -.- -
Total All Months:
Kentucky 3/ 6,361,298 5,698,300 89.58 5,447,028 4,113,622 75.52
Tennessee 1 321,578 1 222 803 92.53 1,311,414 987,608 75.31
Total Auction 7,682,876 6 921,103 90.08 6,758,442 5,101,230 75.48
Country Sales 1,720,016 1,624 055 94.42 549,182 409,024 74.48
Total Type 35 3/ 9-402 892 8 545,158 90.88 7,307,624 5,510,254 75.40
TYPE 36 -- GREEN RIVER
Kentucky:
December 1,838,140 1,643,743 89.42 2,129,234 1,770,195 83.14
January 2.840,222 2.486,080 87.53 1i940.334 1,490,822 76.83
Total Type 36 4,678,362 4,129,823 88.27 4,069,568 3,261.017 80.13
TYPE 37 -- VIRGINIA SUN-CURED 2/
Virginia:
December 417,777 373,209 89.33 543,873 441,248 81.13
January 247,258 195,171 78.93 349,260 291,738 83.53
February 3,028 2,541 83.92 -.- -- --
Total Type 37 668,063 570 921 85.46 893,133 732986 82.07.








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Table 9.


Gross sales,


value, and average price by markets of fire-cured and dark air-cured tobacco.


1 9 7 5 CROP 1 9 74 CR 0 P
AVERAGE AVERAGE
MARKET AND STATE SALES VALUE PRICE SALES VALUE PRICE
_______________ (Pounds) (Dollars) (Dollars) (Pounds) (Dollars) (Dollars)
TYPE 21 -- VIRGINIA FIRE-CURED
Virginia:
Blackstone 1,049,436 924,943 88.14 1,446,520 1,147,308 79.32
Farmville 1,676,298 1,561,887 93.17 2,133,372 1,702,405 79.80
Lynchburg 2.074.973 1.957.999 94.36 2,304,298 1,948,664 84.57
Total 4,800,707 4,444,829 92.59 5,884,190 4,798,377 81.55
Flue-cured Mkts .-.- -- 6,866 5,624 81.91
Total Type 21 4,800,707 4,444,829 92.59 5,891.056 4,804,001 81.55
TYPES 22 & 23 -- KENTUCKY AND TENNESSEE FIRE-CURED
Tennessee:
Clarksville 6,081,894 6,470,649 106.39 5,063,496 4,771,452 94.23
Springfield 5.214,666 5,604,106 107.47 4.735,656 4,293,766 90.67
Total Tennessee 11296,560 12,074,755 106.89 9.799.152 9,065,218 92.51
Kentucky:
Hopkinsville 6,615,552 6,959,704 105.20 6,226,507 6,002,688 96.41
Mayfield 2,304,990 2,214,554 96.08 2,327,269 2,119,880 91.09
Murray 2.613,142 2,579,991 98.73 2,384,598 2,264,004 94.94
Total Kentucky 11.533,684 11,754,249 101.91 10,938,374 10,386,572 94.96
Total Types 22&22 22,830,244 23,829,004 104.37 20,737,526 19,451,790 93.80
TYPE 35 -- ONE SUCKER
Kentucky:
Franklin 2,123,880 1,898,544 89.39 1,714,376 1,282,532 74.81
Mayfield 700,546 574,543 82.01 559,562 363,382 64.94
Murray 132,236 111,120 84.03 107,624 68,895 64.01
Russellville 3.629.686 3,320,968 91.49 3,140,414 2,454,260 78.15
Total Kentucky 1 6.614,054 5,925,067 89.58 5,603.092 4,220,662 75.33
Tennessee:
Springfield 1.369.032 1,266,315 92.50 1,359,666 1,024,193 75.33
Total Type 35 7,983,086 7,191,382 90.08 6,962,758 5,244,855 75.33
TYPE 36 -- GREEN RIVER
Kentucky:
Henderson 340,686 296,142 86.93 416,120 336,196 80.79
Madisonville 935,554 843,835 90.20 871,890 715,621 82.08
Owensboro 3,434,616 3,020,029 87.93 2,969,622 2,347,779 79.06
Total Type 36 4,710,856 4,160,006 88.31 4,257,632 3,399,596 79.85
TYPE 37 -- VIRGINIA SUN-CURED
Virginia:
Richmond 633,037 541,464 85.53 836,245 691,859 82.73
Fire-cured MktE 41,038 33,750 82.24 62,446 44,248 70.86
Flue-cured Mkt -- -.- -- .-- -- --
Total Type 37 674,075 575,214 85.33 898,691 736,107 81.91


Includes special sale at Bowling Green, KY


- 27,706 pounds


$19,892 avg.


$71.80.








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Table


. Resales,


average


dark air-cured


e price and
tobacco.


percentage


gross


sales


markets


of fire-cured


TYPE 21 -- VIRGINIA FIRE-CURED


Virginia:
Blackstone
Farmville
Lynchburg
Total
Flue-cured Markets


Total


14,194
25,478


39.34
54.02
56.13


46,568 53.00 1.0 61,458 67.45 1.0


46,568


53.00


61.458


67.45


TYPES 22-23 -- KENTUCKY-TENNESSEE FIRE-CURED
Tennessee:
Clarksville 163,608 105.16 2.7 72,182 84.92 1.4
Springfield 85,954 103.35 1.6 102,864 84.93 2.2
Total Tennessee 249,562 104.54 2.2 175,046 84.93 1.8
Kentucky:
Hopkinsville 171,378 97.14 2.6 116,096 77.15 1.9
Mayfield 54,224 102.07 2.4 48,998 79.06 2.1
Murray 39,986 105.37 1.5 13,176 89.98 .6
Total Kentucky 265,588 99.39 2.3 178,270 78.63 1.6
Total Types 22&23 515,150 101.88 2.3 353,316 81.75 1.7
TYPE 35 -- ONE SUCKER
Kentucky:
Franklin 63,816 93.61 3.0 31,674 73.51 1.8
Mayfield 3,386 93.47 .5 10,606 26.21 1.9
Murray 998 104.01 .8 -- --
Russellville 184,556 88.28 5.1 113,784 71.17 3.6
Total Kentucky 252,756 89.71 3.8 156,064 68.59 2.8
Tennessee:
Springfield 47,454 91.69 3.5 48,252 75.82 3.6
Total Type 35 300,210 90.03 3.8 204,316 70.30 2.9
TYPE 36 -- GREEN RIVER
Kentucky:
Henderson 1,974 94.58 .6 8,2Z2 61.41 2.0
Madisonville -- -- 1,748 62.13 .2
Owensboro 30,520 92.78 .9 178,094 74.37 6.0
Total Type 36 32,494 92.89 .7 188,064 73.69 4.4
TYPE 37 -- VIRGINIA SUN-CURED
Virginia:
Richmond 5,376 72.99 .8 5,144 54.70 .6
Fire-cured Markets 636 58.01 1.6 414 74.15 .7
Flue-cured Markets -- -- .-.- -
Total Type 37 6,012 7141 .9 5,558 56.15 .6








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Table 11.


Auction


sales


warehouse


charges


on fire


-cured


and dark air-cured markets.


TYPE, MARKET Auction Commission on TYPE, MARKET Auction Commission on
AND STATE Fee Gross Sales AND STATE Fee Gross Sales

Per cwt. Percent Per cwt. Percent

Type 21 Type 35
Blackstone, VA 75c 3.00 Franklin, KY 50c 4.50
Fanrmville, VA 75c 3.00 Mayfield,.KY 70 5.25
Lynchburg, VA 75c 3.00 Murray, KY 70c 5.25
Russellville, KY 50c 4.50
Type 22 Springfield, TN 50c 5.00
Clarksville, TN 50c 5.00
Springfield, TN 50c 5.00 Type 36
Hopkinsville, KY 50c 5.00 Henderson, KY 50c 5.00
Madisonville, KY 50c 5.00
Owensboro, KY $1.00 5.00
Type 23
Mayfield, KY 70 5.25 Type 37
Murray, KY 70c 5.25 Richmond, VA 75c 4.00


Table 12. Average weight per basket of fire-cured and dark air-cured tobacco.

FIRE -CURED DA RK AIR CU ED
Type 21 Type 22 Type 23 T Type 37
Type 21 rt -1| Type 35 Type 36 Jr .
Crop Eastern Western p 3 T Virginia
Virginia ,._. One Sucker Green River ,
V District District One Sucker Green River Sun-cured

Pounds - Pounds -
1960 136 334 337 236 188 125
1961 140 373 354 258 208 131
1962 148 365 341 271 226 134
1963 143 339 347 283 223 125
1964 145 365 381 298 236 132
1965 152 332 347 248 208 132
1966 152 368 379 295 243 138
1967 157 348 341 251 212 137
1968 147 378 381 281 226 152
1969 147 387 395 302 223 143
1970 152 377 377 283 225 144
1971 145 379 376 274 234 136
1972 142 393 382 287 248 135
1973 155 405 417 266 232 148
1974 152 396 274 262 157
1975 141 413 288 244 133
1976
197 7
1977 ________________________________________,__________ _________________ ___________________

Table 13, Applicable loan level per pound of burley, fire-cured, dark air-cured, and sun-cured tobacco.
________LOAN LEVEL _____LOAN LEVEL
Dark Dark
Crop Burley Fire-cured Air-cured Sun-cured Crop Burley Fire-cured Air-cured Sun-cured
31 21 23 35 36 37 31 21 23 35 36 37
cents -cents -
1960 57.2 38.8 34.5 34.5 1968 63.5 43.1 38.3 38.3
1961 57.2 38.8 34.5 34.5 1969 65.8 44.6 39.7 39.7
1962 57.8 39.2 34.8 34.8 1970 68.6 46.6 41.4 41.4
1963 58.3 39.6 35.2 35.2 1971 71.5 48.5 43.1 43.1
1964 58.9 40.0 35.5 35.5 1972 74.9 50.8 45.2 45.2
1965 59.5 40.4 35.9 35.9 1973 78.9 53.5 47.6 47.6
1966 60.6 41.1 36.6 36.6 1974 85.8 58.2 51.8 51.8
1967 60.6 41.9 37.3 37.3 1975 96.1 65.2 58.0 58.0







28 -
Table 14.-Fire-cured and dark air-cured tobacco received under Government loan program, and percentage of
net sales.
________ _______ _______________FIARE CURED _ _
Tvoe 21 Tvpe 22 Type 23 Tvypes 21-23
Percentage Percentage Percentage Percentage
Crop Receipts of Receipts of Receipts of Receipts of,
Net Sales Net Sales Net Sales Net Sales


1,000
pounds
1,229
4,991
3,212
1,388
2,410
2,586
2,419
655
2,140
1,767
1,741
1,025
2,207
817
336
946
1,156
405
268
1,046
621
658
154
104
122


Percent
7.5
35.8
25.8
11.5
18.9
19.2
19.9
7.3
20.3
16.9
16.3
11.9
23.4
8.1
3.8
9.7
12.1
6.5
2.9


1,000
rounds
22,392
15,695
14,057
9,740
8,022
4,080
7,186
5,547
2,665
5,111
12,743
11,827
4,069
4,243
2,162
3,630
5,670
9,164
4,612
1,789
5,427
760
402
1,699
31
36


Percent
35.4
31.6
34.1
23.1
24.5
11.6
20.4
18.4
7.1
12.6
28.7
35.0
15.5
13.2
7.9
11.3
17.4
25.2
13.8
6.8
18.0
3.3
1.6
6.6
0.1
0.1


2,172
191
576
56


1,000
pounds
7,081
0,438
9,910
7,550
1,797
832
1,272
1,974
2,120
2,775
5,888
2,032
390
1,066
1,047
1,481
2,961
3,880
2,602
506
902
63
3
162
0
1


Percent
61.1
52.4
52.5
45.3
16.2
7.6
11.6
23.5
15.4
21.0
39.3
26.2
5.3
9.9
11.3
13.7
24.7
29.5
21.6
5.0
8.9
1.0
.05
2.0
0
.01


1,000
pounds
40,778
31,304
27,274
18,735
12,229
7,498
10,877
8,176
6,925
9,653
20,372
14,884
6,693
6,126
3,545
6,057
9,787
13,449
7,482
3,341
6,950
1,481
559
1,965
153
96
2,798
200
979
145


Percent
37.8
37.4
37.5
26.4
21.6
12.6
18.7
17.2
11.1
15.0
29.1
29.7
15.5
11.6
7.8
11.5
18.0
24.1
13.7
7.3
14.6
4.1
1.4
4.9
.4
0.2
7.9
.7
3.7
.5


Type 35


10,707
7,864
4,430
2,193
2,767
5,477
7,400
5,943
5,022
4,169
3,384
2,053
412
2,992
1,067
905
2,295
5,828
1,531
1,443
2,344
924
334
S3,689
t.t.1


DARK AIR- CURED
Type 36
5,015 31.1
6,413 46.2
4,367 35.5
1,807 14.8
1,330 14.4
1,827 20.1
2,466 24.7
1,525 21.8
2,151 20.2
2,098 21.7
3,216 30.8
926 15.7
110 2.5
741 14.0
1,150 19.3
1,039 15.0
1,761 23.2
2,458 31.0
2,129 27.8
1,734 26.1
2,329 32.9
475 9.4
317 5.7
1.089 21.3


Type 37


Types 35-37
5,722 3
4,458 3
8,895 2
4,019 1
4,131 1
7,363 2
9,950 2
7,492 2
7,296 2
6,339 2
6,703 2
2,990 1
551
3,758 1
2,221 1
1,951
4,114 1
8,378 3
3,676 1
3,252 1
4,699 2
1,424
652
4,779 2
I AA.^









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Table 15.


Season average prices per 100 pounds of tobacco
grades and schedule of loan rates 1975 crop.


by types in the
1/


fire-cured


area,


volume of


sales


Group 1 1 9 7 5 C 7 5 CRlP3roup 1 9 7 5 C R 0 P
___roup_ __ __ __ 7u
and Season Loan and Jeason Loan and Season Loan
Grade 2/ Average Rate 3/ Sales 4/ 3rade 2/ overage Rate 3/ Sales 4/ Grade 2/ Average Rate 3/ Sales 4/
(Dollars) (Pounds) ol ars) (Pounds) (Dollars) (Pounds)

__________ __________________ _________ TYPE 21 -- VIRGINIA FIRE-CURED______ _______________________


Wrappers:
AlF 47
46
45
A2F 47
46
45
AID 47
46
45
A2D 47
46
45


vy Leaf
B1F 47
46
45
B2F 47
46
45
44
B3F 47
46
45
44
43
B4F 47
46
45
44
43
B5F 47
46
45
44
43
BID 47
46
45
B2D 47
46
45
44
B3D 47
46
45
44
43
B4D 47
46
45
44
43
B5D 47
46
45
44
43
B3M 47
46
45
44
43


23,00
114,67
61,73
6.07


410
158
216
6,150
6,450
1,924
-
10,992
27,806
10,928
170


- -
1,740
6,544
1,204
734
768
766
3,662
372
-


hin Lea3
C3D 44
C4D 47
46
45
44
C5D 47
46
45
44<
C3M 47
46
45
44
C4M 47
46
45
44
C5M 47
46
45
44
C3G 47
46
45
44
C4G 47
46
45
44
C5G 47
46
45
44


(Cont'd)
-
-
92
84
82
-- -
74
74
74
-- -
96
100
96
91
92
95
95
--
88
87
86
-
95
98
99
88
88
92
94
68
* 81
84
85


--
-
3,294
10,832
1,648
*--
3,804
16,290
4,754
-


Hea


I -










Table


Season
grades,


average prices per 100
and schedule of loan


pound
rates,


s of tobacco
1975 crop.


types in the fire-cured area,


volume of


sales by


Group 1 9 7 5 CR O P Group 1 9 7 5 CROP Group 1975 CROP
and Season Loan and Season Loan and Season Loan I
Grade 2/ Average Rate 3/ Sales 4/ Grade 2/ Average Rate 3/ Sales 4/ Grade 2/ Average Rate 3/ Sales 4/
S(Dollars) (Pounds) (Dollars) (Pounds) (Dollars) (Pounds)
TYPES 22 and 23
_________ _____________________ KENTUCKY AND TENNESSEE FIRE-CURED ___________ __________


Wrappers:
A1F 47
46
45
A2F 47
46
45
A3F 47
46
45
AID 47
46
45
A2D 47
46
45
A3D 47
46
45
Heavy Leaf;
B1F 47
46
45
44
B2F 47
46
45
44
B3F 47
46
45
44
43
B4F 47
46
45
44
43
B5F 47
46
45
44
43
B3VF 47
46
45
44
43
B4VF 47
46
45
44
43
B5VF 47
46
45
44
43
BID 47
46
45
44


--
73,192
a


bin Leaf
C1L 47
46
45
44
C2L 47
46
45
44
C3L 47
46
45


f (Cont'd)
108
113
111
-
108
109
110
-


-- -
-
5,181
70,339
17,268
1,044
a--
630
25,698
3,920
1,996
-


a
11,896
54,461
18.409


Thin Lea
C3L 44
43
C5L 47
46
45
44
43;
CSL 47
46
45
44
43
C1F 47
46
45
44
C2F 47
46
45
44
C3F 47
46
45
44
43
C4F 47
46
45
44
43
C5F 47
46
45
44
43
C3VF 47
46
45
44
43
C4VF 47
46
45
44
43
C5VF 47
46
45
44
43
C1D 47
46
45
44
C2D 47
46
45
44
C3D 47
46
45


71
65
71
71
71
68
62
68
68
68
66
59
80
80
80
76
77
77
77
74
74
74
74
71
64
70
70
70
67
60
68
68
68
64
57
68
68
68
65
59
65
65
65
63
57
63
63
63
61
52
82
82
82
77
73
73
73
70
68
68
68


-
-
11,941
3,588
-
a


-
101,381
1,944,479
375,683
8,075
-
17,180
282,177
113,132
4,746
a
58,664
565,838
110,875
4,071
--
82,989
1,059,452
261,883
9,588
a -


**--
9,075
69,914
6,831
--
7,599
93,139
68.372








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Table 15.


Season average prices per 100 pounds o
grades and schedule of loan rates 19


tobacco by types in the fire-cured
crop. 1/


area,


volume of sales by


Group 19 75 CROP Group 1 975 C R 0 P Group 1975 CROP
and Season Loan and Season Loan and Season Loan
Grade 2/ Average Rate 3/ Sales 4/ Grade 2/ Average Rate 3/ Sales 4/ Grade 2/ Average Rate 3/ Sales 4/
(Dollars) (Pounds) (Dollars) (Pounds) (Dollars) (Pounds)
TYPES 22 and 23
____~__. _________________ KENTUCKY AND TENNESSEE FIRE-CURED (Cont'd)_______________


C3D 44
43
C4D 47
46
45
44
43
C5D 47
46
45
44
43
C3M 47
46
45
44
43
C4M 47
46
45
44
43
C5M 47
46


1,081
158,590
54,659
4,102


28,188
31,479
1,516
-
1,437
232,501
178,341
6,672


40,301


C5M 45'
44
43
C3G 47
46
45
44
43
C4G 47
46
45
44
43
C5G 47
46
45
44
43


6,850
66,192
15,163
2,730

19,457
351,776
115,080
8,747
--
8,673
153,058
66,643
15,607
470

3,738
4,645
19,466
34,025
12.321


Nondescript:


46
128
428
786
180
501
1,677
629
9


52,144
38,952
476,285
180.364


See footnotes on Page 36.








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Table 15.


Season average prices per 100 pounds of tobacco
grades and schedule of loan rates 1975 crop.


types


in the dark air-cured area,


volume of


sales


Group 1975 CROP Group 1975 CROP Group 1975 CROP
and Season Loan and Season f Loan and Season Loan
Grade 2/ Average Rate 3/ Sales 4/ Grade 2/ Average Rate 3/ Sales 4/ Grade 2 Average Rate 3/ Sales 4/
(Dollars) (Pounds) (Dollars) (Pounds) (Dollars) (Pounds)

_________________ ________________ TYPE 35 -- ONE SUCKER ______ _________________ _______


Wrappers:
A1F 47
46
45
A2F 47
46
45
A3F 47
46
45
A1R 47
46
45
A2R 47
46
45
A3R 47
46
45
Heavy Leaf
BlF 47
46
45
44
B2F 47
46
45
44
B3F 47
46
45
44
B4F 47
46
45
44
B5F 47
46
45
44
B1R 47
46
45
44
B2R 47
46
45
44
B3R 47
46
45
44
B4R 47
46
45
44
B5R 47
46
45
44
BID 47


36,852.
-*-

32,034
--3,100
3.100


3,851


1.814


74,113
464


171,734
19,286
--
2,385
346,617
95,422
1.577


11.768


19,733
23,889
3.167
--


BID 46
45
.44
B2D 47
46
45
44
B3D 47
46
45
44
B4D 47
46
45
44
B5D 47
46
45
44
B3M 47
46
45
44
B4M 47
46
45
44
B5M 47
46
45
44
B3G 47
46
45
44
B4G 47
46
45
44
B5G 47
46
45
44
Thin Leaf:
C1L 47
46
45
44
C2L 47
46
45
44
C3L 47
46
45
44
C4L 47
46
45
44


769
11,794
4,969

874
285
531


C5L 47
46
45
44
C1F 47
46
45
44
C2F 47
46
45
44
C3F 47
46
45
44
C4F 47
46
45
44
C5F 47
46
45
44
CIR 47
46
45
44
C2R 47
46
45
44
C3R 47
46
45
44
C4R 47
46
45
44
C5R 47
46
45
44
C3M 47
46
45
44
C4M 47
46
45
44
C5M 47
46
45
44
C3G 47
46
45
44


60,334
11,110


143,598
122,870
3,396

6,754
9,901
850

9.217


299,858
103,438
1,863
-a
386,201
242,622
9,203
a-
30,907
47,824
137
2,330
8,370
19,769
-a


-
5,761
15,521
3,374
--
27,285
10,383
a-


See footnotes on Pane









- 33


Table 15.


Season
grades,


average prices per 100 pounds of tobacco by
and schedule of loan rates, 1975 crop. 1/


types


in the dark air-cured


area


volume of


sales


Grade


C4G 47
46
45
44
C5G 47
46
45
44
Tips:
T3F
T4F
T5F
T3R
T4R
T5R
T3D
T4D
T5D
T3M


1975 CROP


Season
Average


Loan
Rate 3/


(Dollars)


Sales 4/
(Pounds)


-
54,234
47,716
3,677
-
34,787
28,751
1.939


Grade


TYPE


Lugs:
X1L
X2L
X3L
X4L
XSL
X1F
X2F
X3F
X4F
X5F
XIR
X2R


197


Season Loa
Average Rat
(Dollars)


CROP


Sales 4
(Pounds)


-- ONE SUCKER (Cont'd)


644
762
798
1,282
1,024
40,694
160,243
186,073
137,885
33,420
20,987
117.116


Grade


Nonde
NIL
N2L
N1R
N2R
N1G
N2G


scr


1975


Season Loa
Average Rat
(Dollars)


CROP


Sales


(Pounds)


262,899
311,635
177,602
398
2,838
113
35,200
87,988
97,610
39,719
338,217
488.292


219,264
121.664


TYPE 36


-- GREEN RIVER


See footnotes on











Table


Season
grades


average


prices


and schedule


34 -
per 100 pounds of tobacco by


of loan rates


- 1975


types


in the dark


air-cured


area,


volume of


sales


crop.


GGroup 975 CROP Group--- 1975 R0P 1975 CROP
and Season Loan and Season Loan and Season Loan
Grade 2/ Average Rate 3/ Sales 4/ Grade 2/ Average Rate 3/ Sales 4/ Grade 2/ average Rate 3 Sales 4/
(Dollars) (Pounds) (Dollars) (Pounds) (Doll ars) (Pounds)

_______ __ ________ _________ TYPE 36 -- GREEN RIVER (Cont'd)
S -' t -- -- -."


B5R 47
46
45
44
BID 47
46
45
44
B2D 47
46
45
44
B3D 47
46
45
44
B4D 47
46
45
44
B5D 47
46
45
44
B3M 47
46
45
44
B4M 47
46
45
44
B5M 47
46
45
44
B3G 47
46
45
44
B4G 47
46
45
44
B5G 47
46
45
44.


--
4,154
2,118
3,519
- -
- -
- -
- -


2,144
1,336
-
5,136
2,515
438
-
19,368
14,845
3,512
-
12,068
5,075
1.109


*--
-
-
-
-
49,905
3,309
--
-
26,915
25,740
836


tCont d
-
99
98
99
-- -
--
-
-
-
102
--
-
-1-
100
100
-
--9
99
99
99

99
97
96
-
99
94
78
-
-

-
-
-
-
-
-

99
98
98
-- -
98
98
96
-
95
92
86
-
99
100
97
-
98
95
92
-
86
88
88


-
24,406
4,038
921
-- -
-
-
-
-
3,865
-
-
-
126,321
10,845
-
-
236,133
103,998
12,613
-
259,171
99,222
30,883
-
3,423
9,914
5,553
--
-- -
-- -
-
-
-
-
-
-
55,475
29,087
6,315
-
124,049
97,984
31,215
-
9,222
22,214
6,634
--
111,453
17,792
3,816
-


2


62,897
87,930
25,914
--
14,414
23,609
23,328


hin Lea
C3G 47
46
45
44
C4G 47
46
45
44
C5G 47
46
45
44


(Cont' d
-
98
97
99


--
17,608
15,*071
2,802
-
81,353
62,990
23,588
-
16,567
19,765
18.853


2,220
6,078
10,348
7,180
4,553
-
20,214
91,557
39,228
18,241
o--
7,028
51,702
38,398
3,645
-
1,029
--
80,451
169,757
161,872
62,408
245,883
257.454

8,733
17,226
13,792
5,352
247,921
195.171




~1


- 35 -


Table 15.


Season
grades


average prices


per 100 pounds


and schedule of loan


rates


of tobacco


- 1975


crop.


by types in the dark air-cured
1/


area,


volume of


sales


Group 1975 CROP Group 1975 CROP Group 1975 CROP
and Season Loan and Season Loan and Season Loan
Grade 2/ Average Rate 3/ Sales 4 Grade 2/ Average Rate 3/ Sales 4/ Grade 2/ Average Rate 3/ Sales 4/
(Dollars) (Pounds (Dollars) (Pounds) (Dollars) (Pounds)

________ _________________TYPE 37 -- VIRGINIA SUN-CURED______ __________________


Wrappers:
A1F 46
45
44
A2F 46
45
44
A3F 46
45
44
AIR 46
45
44
A2R 46
45
44
A3R 46
45
44
Heavy Leaf
BIF 46 1'
45 1
44
B2F 46 11
45 1'
44 1'
B3F 46 1'
45 1
44 1
B4F 46
45
44
B5F 46
45
44
B1R 46
45
44
B2R 46
45
44
B3R 46 1i
45 1
44
B4R 46
45
44
B5R 46
45
44
BID 46
45
.44
B2D 46
45
44
B3D 46
45
44
B4D 46
45
44
B5D 46


1,176
726
-
4,218
2,212
520
16,950
28,388
11,996
4,144
26,320
22,484
634
2,532
2,064






1,090
4,452
3,936
-624-





3,934
5,494
-
-
-
-
-
1,090
4,452
3,936
624
3,934
5,494
-


B3M 45
44
B4M 46
45
44
B5M 46
45
44
B3G 46
45
44
B4G 46
45
44
B5G- 46
45
44


--
158
332
-- -
1,388
1,212
1,068
6,489
6,944
604
1,228
4.086


-
-
-
116
118

1,016
4,688
216
1,396
5,780
1,812
-
162
84
982
-
-
4,076
712
48
14,135
25,464
7,664
5,198
28,666
16,208
332
5,773
474
-
-
-
-
-
-


1,760
1.978


C3M 44
C4M 46
45
44
C5M 46
45
44
C3G 46
45
44
C4G 46
45
44
C5G 46
45
44


script:
I


7,143
-
-
1,146
9,988
2,490
-
700

6,720
17,405
12,183
5,824
36,544
52.584


37 2,712
29 478
39 1,392










Table 15


- Footnotes


Averages


based on auction


For key to standard


sales


rade marks


, including

. see brief


Association deliveries at advance prices.


classifications on


Pages 6 and


Commodity Credit Corporation loans made
as follows:


available to


growers


through


cooperative


associations


: Dark Tobacco


Sales Cooperative,


Farmville


: Eastern Dark-fired Tobacco


Growers


: Western Dark-fired Tobacco Growers'


Type 35
Type 36
Type 37


Data on pounds


Eastern Dark-fired Tobacco
Western Dark-fired Tobacco


: Stemming District Tobacco


: Sun-cured Tobacco


Growers
Growers


Association


Assoc


nation


Association


Assoc


Association,


Marketing Cooperative,


show only the approximate quantity of


nation


Hendersoi


, Springfield
, Murray, KY
, Springfield
, Murray, KY
n. KY


Inc., Richmond,


tobacco contained in each grade and


are not


an accurate record of


sales


- 36







- 37-


Table 16.


Average prices per 100 pounds of tobacco by weeks on representative grades for the Virginia
fire-cured markets and season averages. 1/


___________TYPE 21 -- VIRGINIA FIRE-CURED
Group WEEK ENDING: 1975 1974
and Dec. 4 Dec. 11 Dec. 18 Jan. 15 Jan. 22 Jan. 29 Feb. 5 Crop Crop
Grade 2/ 1975 1975 1975 1976 1976 1976 1976 Average Average
-- -- (Dollars) (Dollars) (Dollars)

Heavy Leaf: 10
BlF 46 106 109 109 111 108 103 109 103
B2F 46 105 107 106 107 105 1i01 102 106 100
45 105 108 107 107 103 102 102 105 99
B3F 46 102 104 103 101 97 96 97 101 96
45 103 105 104 103 98 98 97 102 97
B4F 46 98 101 100 100 95 93 89 97 91
45 98 102 102 98 95 94 92 99 92
44 99 103 101 99 94 94 92 99 92
BSF 45 87 96 96 90 90 91 -- 93 83
B2D 45 104 108 106 105 -- -- 105 99
B3D 46 94 100 104 100 94 -- -- 99 95
45 103 104 103 100 97 97 -- 101 96
B4D 46 82 -- 99 93 -- 88 92 88
45 92 100 99 97 93 91 -- 97 91
B4M 45 88 97 99 95 93 93 -- 95 88
B4G 46 103 89 90 -- -- 91 85
45 95 100 98 95 93 90 87 95 86
Thin Leaf:
C1L 46 110 109 111 112 110 112 -- 111 105
C2L 46 106 108 108 108 105 106 -- 107 102
C3L 46 102 105 102 105 100 101 99 102 96
45 110 105 105 104 102 101 104 105 98
C4L 46 97 101 97 99 95 93 -- 97 90
45 110 102 101 100 99 98 100 103 94
CSL 45 93 97 98 93 94 92 93 95 84
CIF 46 114 111 116 111 110 109 -- 112 104
C2F 46 105 108 107 107 105 103 103 106 101
45 105 108 107 107 104 103 101 106 100
C3F 46 104 105 104 104 99 99 97 103 97
45 104 106 105 104 101 100 100 104 99
C4F 46 95 101 100 97 94 96 95 98 92
45 102 102 103 101 97 97 95 101 93
CSF 46 90 94 95 89 90 87 91 91 81
45 88 97 97 92 94 92 89 93 86
C4D 45 -- 81 93 82 87 -- -- 84 79
C5D 45 61 73 75 73 74 89 -- 74 70
C4M 45 92 98 98 97 93 92 91 95 86
C5M 45 77 91 88 87 88 88 83 87 75
44 79 89 92 87 88 78 -- 86 77
C4G 45 90 96 94 90 91 90 90 92 80
C5G 45 82 88 87 81 85 79 79 84 66
Lugs:
X4L 95 95 93 90 92 89 96 93 89
X3F 96 100 99 96 94 94 91 97 91
X4F 90 94 94 91 91 91 84 92 86
X5F 84 88 90 83 83 81 77 85 79
X5D 72 79 85 79 78 63 -- 78 70
X4M 84 91 91 90 87 85 76 88 82
X5M 78 83 85 81 81 79 72 81 73
X4G 81 90 90 86 85 81 74 86 77
X5G 73 84 85 79 80 72 67 80 70
Nondescript:
NIL 68 76 73 66 74 69 58 71 60
N1D 57 70 72 62 70 58 61 67 57
NI1G 66 73 74 71 71 60 55 70 58
N2 43 61 58 49 56 44 40 53 39







- 38


Table


Average prices per


Kentucky and


Tennes


100 pounds of tobacco, by weeks, on representative grades for the
see fire-cured markets, and season averages. I/


TYPES 22


& 23 --


KENTUCKY AND TENNESSEE FIRE-CURED


Group WEEK ENDING: .1975 1974
and Jan. 21 Jan. 28 Feb. 4 Feb. 11 Feb. 18 Feb. 25 Mar. 4 Crop Crop
Grade 2/ 1976 1976 1976 1976 1976 1976 1976 Average Average
(Dollars) -- --- (Dollars) (Dollars)

Wrappers:
A1F 46 -- -- -- 119 117 118 -- 118 114
A2F 46 -- -- 113 115 123 110 115 118 113
Heavy Leaf:
BIF 46 -- 109 109 113 118 123 -- 116 111
B2F 46 108 109 108 109 121 117 112 112 108
B3F 47 -- 108 108 108 117 -- -- 109 110
46 108 107 108 108 118 112 111 110 107
45 108 109 106 108 113 114 111 109 106
B4F 46 104 107 108 107 117 114 109 109 107
45 104 108 108 108 113 108 108 108 107
B5F 46 -- 105 108 96 114 108 105 98
B3VF 46 106 108 108 109 113 116 110 110 106
B4VF 46 100 105 107 108 112 108 105 106 106
B3D 46 108 110 108 -- -- -- -- 109 106
B4D 46 107 107 -- -- -- 110 107 108 106
B4G 46 -- 100 108 104 112 115 106 106 102
Thin Leaf:
C3L 46 107 108 108 108 122 -- -- 110 107
C2F 46 111 108 108 108 120 115 112 112 111
C3F 46 108 108 108 108 119 115 111 110 109
45 106 108 108 108 121 -- 110 109 108
C4F 47 100 108 108 108 -- 115 -- 108 109
46 106 108 108 108 118 112 110 109 108
45 106 108 108 108 117 112 109 109 107
C5F 46 100 104 106 107 113 112 107 107 107
45 99 106 106 107 105 107 105 105 105
C3VF 46 106 108 108 108 117 113 111 110 107
45 104 108 108 108 120 120 108 110 107
C4VF 46 101 107 107 108 116 112 108 107 105
45 100 106 107 107 115 112 107 106 104
C5VF.46 94 -- 104 107 110 105 103 103 100
C3D 46 107 108 107 108 117 -- 109 108
C4D 46 105 106 108 108 106 107 -- 107 106
C4M 46 96 103 107 107 109 -- -- 105 99
45 97 104 106 108 110 105 -- 106 101
C5M 45 94 95 104 107 102 -- -- 100 89
C4G 46 98 103 104 106 113 114 105 105 96
45 87 100 102 105 110 -- 90 101 95
C5G 46 68 90 92 101 102 95 92 92 80
Lugs:
X2F -- 107 108 108 120 106 111 110 108
X3F 93 104 106 107 115 111 107 106 106
X4F 84 101 100 106 112 109 103 102 101
X5F 77 89 98 97 114 88 98 94 92
X3VF 89 100 105 107 115 110 106 103 104
X4VF 74 93 96 105 108 105 99 98 93
X5VF 66 77 89 96 99 98 96 87 79
X4D 69 95 97 104 110 101 -- 94 100
X5DI 59 79 89 100 102 -- -- 85 83
X5M 65 65 83 88 102 67 77 79 72
X4G 68 81 86 94 102 98 89 88 77
X5G 56 68 74 84 96 91 77 76 69
Nondescript:
NIL 57 74 83 91 102 -- 83 83 70







- 39-


Table 16.


Average prices per 100 pounds of tobacco by weeks on representative grades for One Sucker
markets and season averages. 1/


TYPE 35 ONE SUCKER__________________
Group WEEK ENDING:. 1975 1974
and Dec. 12 Dec. 18 Jan. 9 Jan. 16 Jan. 23 Crop Crop
Grade 2/ 1975 1975 1976 1976 1976 | Average Average
(Do l l ar s) (Dollars) (Dollars)
Wrappers:
A2F 46 |104 103 104 103 104 104 95
Heavy Leaf:
B2F 46 103 103 103 103 103 103 93
45 102 102 103 103 103 103 89
B3F 46 102 103 103 103 103 103 91
B4F 46 100 103 100 103 94 100 91
45 101 101 102 102 91 98 91
B2R 46 103 103 103 103 103 103 93
B3R 46 102 103 102 103 103 102 91
45 102 103 103 103 -- 102 90
B4R 46 100 102 102 100 92 100 91
45 97 101 99 96 92 96 90
B5R 45 95 -- 85 84 66 86 80
B4G 46 90 96 97 97 82 92 83
45 93 85 90 85 -- 88 84
B5G 46 85 78 86 66 74 80 65

Thin Leaf:
C2F 46 104 104 103 103 103 103 93
C3F 46 102 103 103 102 101 102 92
45 102 103 103 103 103 103 91
C4F 46 101 102 102 101 101 101 92
45 100 101 98 100 99 100 90
C2R 46 103 103 103 103 103 103 93
C3R 46 102 103 101 103 102 102 91
45 100 102 100 97 102 100 90
C4R 46 100 101 99 98 96 97 90
45 98 97 98 97 90 96 90
C5R 45 85 84 83 86 72 82 89
C4M 46 102 101 100 101 93 97 87
45 96 94 88 96 88 93 84
C4G 46 89 95 95 91 90 91 85
45 84 97 86 92 88 93 77
C5G 46 77 89 78 87 74 78 74
45 |80 84 85 84 70 78 67
Lugs:
X1F 103 103 103 103 103 103 90
X2F 101 102 101 103 102 102 91
X3F 98 101 100 102 101 100 89
X4F 86 88 94 98 93 92 85
X5F 70 85 86 92 89 86 78
X2R 99 102 102 103 99 101 93
X3R 92 99 99 98 89 97 88
X4R 82 89 87 91 87 87 82
X5R 69 72 76 78 73 74 71
X3M 96 96 99 101 85 97 87
X4M 77 86 87 91 86 86 80
X5M | 69 75 81 85 77 78 71
X3G 94 92 95 82 83 90 84
X4G 71 76 82 85 73 77 67
X5G .| 61 66 66 76 63 66 56
Nondescript:
NIL 65 68 73 87 68 70 66
N1R 59 57 53 57 52 59 54
NIG 55 59 62 63 52 58 46
N2R 47 50 -- -- 51 55 48







- 40


Table 16.


Average


prices per


100 pounds of tobacco by weeks on


representative


grades


for Green


River markets and


season


averages.


TYPE 36


-- GREEN RIVER


Group WEEK ENDING: 1975 1974
and Dec. 8 Dec. 15 Dec. 18 Jan. 12 Jan. 19 Crop Crop
Grade 2/ I1975 1975 1975 1976 1976 Average Average
(D o ll a r s) a (Dollars) (Dollars)

Heavy Leaf:
B3F 46 98 98 99 100 100 99 96
45 98 -- 99 100 100 99 95
B4G 46 |-- 98 99 -. -- 99 90
Thin' Leaf:
C3F 46 98 99 100 100 99 99 96
45 98 99 100 100 99 99 95
C4F 46 97 98 99 100 99 99* 93
45 98 98 95 100 94 97 94
C3R 45 98 97 99 -- 98 95
C4R 46 98 98 99 98 99 98 93
45 95 98 99 99 97 98 93
C4M 45 90 96 98 99 94 95 87
C4G 45 96 96 97 100 93 96 88
Lugs:
X3F 94 96 99 97 96 97 92
X4F 85 95 91 98 94 94 84
X5F -- 71 86 87 79 82 79
X3R 97 97 99 96 89 97 89
X4R 85 96 95 -- 77 89 85
X3M 83 93 99 98 91 94 84
X4M 86 88 89 90 88 89 78
X5M 78. 80 81 85 74 80 71
X4G 82 85 90 84 82 85 74
X5G 66 70 73 74 73 71 61
Nondescript:
NIG 59 60 66 73 67 65 53
N2G |55 50 52 61 53 54 45


Averages


based on auction


sales


, including


Association deliveries at advance prices.


For key to standard grade marks,


see brief of classifications on Page 6.









Table 16.


Average prices per 100 pounds of tobacco by weeks on representative grades for the Virginia
sun-cured market and season averages. 1/


TYPE 37 -- VIRGINIA SUN-CURED___________
Group WEEK ENDING: 1975 1974
and Dec. 12 Dec. 19 Jan. 23 Jan. 30 Crop Crop
Grade 2/ 1975 1975 1976 1976 Average Average
(D o 1 1 a r s) (Dollars) (Dollars)

Heavy Leaf:
B3F 46 104 102 102 101 102 95
45 102 102 102 100 102 94
B4F 45 98 98 99 99 98 93
B3R 45 102 103 101 -- 102 93
B4G 45 94 96 88 -- 92 88
B5G 44 .85 79 87 -- 84 85


Thin Leaf:
C3F 45 103 104 102 101 103 94
C4F 45 98 98 98 97 98 92
C4M 45 92 93 94 -- 93 89
C4G 45 94 91 88 -- 92 84
C5G 45 90 87 -- 90 89 78


Lugs:
X3F 92 96 94 92 94 90
X4F 92 91 91 89 91 88
X4M 88 89 89 89 89 85
X5M 84 85 83 77 84 81
X4G 86 87 83 83 85 82
X5G 82 77 77 75 78 76


Nondescript:
NIG 73 67 64 62 67 64
N2G 60 58 59 "-- 59 44


Averages based on auction sales including Association deliveries at advance prices.
For key to standard grade marks, see brief of classifications on Page 6.









Table 17


- Percentage of sales by group for fire-cured and dark air-cured types.


, Crop A B C T X Nondes- Miscell-
Year Wrappers Heavy Leaf Thin Leaf Tips Lugs cript aneous
Pet. Pet. Pct. Pet. Pet. Pet. Pet.
~ZZZZZ TO2 21--
1967 .4 38.5 19.8 N.A. 24.6 7.4 9.3
1968 .3 35.4 26.7 N.A. 26.6 5.2 5.8
1969 .8 37.3 26.2 N.A. 23.4 4.8 7.5
1970 .3 29.8 35.5 N.A. 19.9 6.0 8.5
1971 .7 42.4 19.8 N.A. 23.9 4.3 8.9
1972 .4 30.6 36.6 N.A. 20.8 3.5 8.1
1973 .3 25.9 42.6 N.A. 23.5 4.2 3.4
1974 .4 26.5 34.9 N.A. 20.3 9.9 8.0
1975 .2 19.1 44.0 N.A. 24.6 5.6 6.5

TYPE 22
1967 3.9 45.2 15.7 N.A. 31.7 1.7 1.8
1968 3.2 41.0 23.2 N.A. 29.6 .9 2.1
1969 1.9 39.6 19.5 N.A. 34.2 2.2 2.6
1970 1.6 41.4 22.3 N.A. 30.8 2.0 1.9
1971 3.5 40.4 22.5 N.A. 29.8 1.9 1.9
1972 1.9 40.7 21.9 N.A. 28.1 4.5 2.9
1973 1.6 33.5 26.9 N.A. 32.4 2.4 3.2
2/1974 1.9 21.1 32.9 N.A. 29.6 9.2 6.3
1975 1.8 17.8 42.8 N.A. 32.0 3.3 2.3

___________________________TYPE 23________________________
1967 -- 23.1 32.4 N.A. 35.4 6.1 3.0
1968 -- 22.1 38.4 N.A. 33.6 1.9 4.0
1969 -- 35.7 20.2 N.A. 33.8 4.4 5.9
1970 -- 30.6 29.5 N.A. 32.4 3.7 3.8
1971 -- 27.1 32,0 N.A. 32.0 3.1 5.8
1972 -- 24.0 35.5 N.A. 31.2 7.0 2.3
1973 -- 29.8 33.1 N.A. 31.2 1.6 4.3
1974 -- -- N.A. -- -- --
1975 -- -- N.A. -- -a -

'_______________TYPE 35 ___________________
1967 5.6 21.3 19.0 .2 32.7 12.2 9.0
1968 4.6 22.4 25.6 .1 33.2 9.4 4.7
1969 1.2 30.1 17.9 1/ 34.8 10.2 5.8
1970 .7 18.3 25.9 1/ 28.8 11.7 14.6
1971 .9 21.2 20.1 1/ 26.8 15.8 15.2
1972 1.5 17.7 26.4 .1 32.4 9.2 12.7
1973 .7 17.3 31.1 .1 35.4 6.7 8.7
1974 .4 25.3 25.3 .2 29.5 12.1 7.2
1975 1.0 21.8 33.8 .1 32.1 4.8 6.4

TYPE 36


TYPE 37


* I r~ a t it 0 -, fl C








43 -
Table 17 Percentage of sales by quality for fire-cured and dark air-cured types.
Crop I 2 1 3 4 1. 5 Nondes-


Choice


Pet.


naA


cript
Pct.


Miscell-


aneous
Pet.


__~~_____ _~________________ TYPE 21______________________________
1967 1.5 6.6 19.7 35.5 20.0 7.4 9.3
1968 1.7 7.6 24.0 39.4 16.3 5.2 5.8
1969 1.9 9.1 23.0 38.4 15.3 4.8 7.5
1970 1.5 8.3 21.4 35.9 18.4 6.0 8.5
1971 1.9 9.0 24.8 36.7 14.4 4.3 8.9
1972 1.8 8.1 27.1 39.6 11.8 3.5 8.1
1973 3.8 11.9 30.2 33.7 12.7 4.2 3.4
1974 2.3 7.8 22.9 31.6 17.5 9.9 8.0
1975 2.9 8.5 27.8 33.9 14.9 5.6 6.4

~~~~___~__________________ _TYPE 22 _____________
1967 1.6 7.7 37.5 37.8 11.9 1.7 1.8
1968 2.8 12.4 42.3 32.7 6.8 .9 2.1
1969 1.2 7.3 36.1 36.6 14.0 2.2 2.6
1970 1.6 8.9 35.6 38.4 11.6 2.0 1.9
1971 3.1 9.5 28.4 41.4 13.8 1.9 1.9
1972 2.4 9.1 28.0 37.4 15.7 4.5 2.9
1973 2.3 9.1 31.6 37.6 13.7 2.4 3.2
2/ 1974 1.5 4.1 20.8 35.3 22.8 9.2 6.3
1975 1.6 6.9 24.5 46.3 15.1 3.3 2.3
________________________________________TYPE 23 ________________________________________


--
- -


TYPE 35


TYPE 36


TYPE 37


- -- I I -~ ...... I ~ u-v i


1975







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Table 17


- Percentage


of sal


by color for fire-cured and dark air-cured types.


Non.


Misc.


LTYPE 21 _______________________
2.4 N.A. 24.2 N.A. 11.7 17.8 27.2 7.4 9.3
4.1 N.A. 31.0 N.A. 8.0 22.6 23.3 5.2 5.8
2.9 N.A. 34.2 N.A. 11.8 17.2 21.6 4.8 7.5
5.8 N.A. 38.5 N.A. 7.3 18.9 15.0 6.0 8.5
2.1 N.A. 45.0 N.A. 21.1 8.7 9.9 4.3 8.9
6.8 N.A. 50.7 N.A. 6.5 14.0 10.4 3.5 8.1
11.7 N.A. 53.0 N.A. 5.8 10.8 11.1 4.2 3.4
5.6 N.A. '43.8 N.A. 7.8 11.7 13.2 9.9 8.0


TYPE


TYPE 23


TYPE


TYPE 36


TYPE 37


-., II I hi A %tZ -J S -, 'a I -- I


14.9


1975








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Table 18. Percentage distribution by grades for fire-cured and dark


air-cured types. 1975


crops.


Group Group
and _____1_ 9 7 5 CROP______ and 1 9 7 5C R 0 P_____________
Grade Type j Types Type Type Type Grade Type Types Type Type Type
-____-- 21 22-23 35 36 37 _____21 22-23 35 36 37


Wrappers:
AIF 47
46
45
44
A2F 47
46
45
44
A3F 47
46
45
44
Total AF
AIR 47
46
45
44
A2R 47
46
45
44
A3R 47
46
45
44
Total AR
AID 47
46
45
A2D 47
46
45
A3D 47
46
45
Total AD
Total A
Heavy Lea
B1F 47
46
45
44
B2F 47
46
45
44
B3F 47
46
45
44
43
B4F 47
46
45
44
43
B5F 47
46
45
44
43
Total BF
B3VF 47
46
45
44


Percent


Percent


Percent


Percent


-
--


Percent


.121 1.624 .908 -.- --
..-- -- NA
K -- -- --
SNA NA --
; ^....;- NA
:.049 ....

( NA NA --
S--.023 -- NA
.049 -
-


NA NA --
.023 -- NA
-- --
____________ .02
.00NA NA --
.072 -- -.-
-- .009
-- .052
-
-- .029
.022 .063
.021 --
NA --
NA .037
NA _- -
.043 .190 _____ _____________


.164

.029
.335
.143
NA
.034
1.167
1.247
.108
.034
1.408
4.170
.923
.042
- -
.480
2.391
1.287
.127


1.814


14.482 11.749 11.282 3.484 19.113
( *.096
1.632
.067 :
.009
-, ,' > ... ,


B4VF 44
43
B5VF 47
46
45
44
43
Total BVF
B3R 47
46
45
44
B2R 47
46
45
44
B3R 47
46
45
44
B4R" 47
46
45
44
B5R 47
46
45
44
Total BR
BID 47
46
45
44
B2D 47
46
45
44
B3D 47
46
45
44
43
B4D 47
46
45
44
43
B5D 47
46
45
44
43
Total BD


B3M 47
46
45
44
43
B4M 47
46
45
44
43
B5M 47
46


Percent


muut(^
(uuuuu^)


Percent

.015


Percent





( (t (


Percent


K ( K K K K K K K
.KK(' U) IA


Percent


if
S(U
'KK S .................................................................................................................................................................


3.675______ ____________
-- -- NA
.148 -- -
-- .026 --
-^ .
-- -- NA
; 1.307 .029 --
S.241 .034 --

..- NA
2.462 .437 .168
.881 .430 .684
.054 .076 .605
( -- -- NA
2.112 1.148 .096
i .898 .612 .605
.065 .211 .844
S-.- -- NA
.249 .088 --
.301 .045 .061
< .040 .075 .096
8.758 3.211 3.159
--NA
.009 .022 -- --
.003 -- -- -- --
NA -- -- -- --
.005 .026 -- NA
.128 .113 -- --
.134 .011 -- --
.040 -- -- -- --
-- .018 -- NA
.229 .338 .015 -- --
.580 .054 .023 -- --
.228 -- -- -- --
.004 .003 NA NA NA
.005 .015 -- -- NA
.124 .182 -- --
.429 .150 .018 .027 --
.362 .010 .013 ----
.051 -- NA NA NA
-- -- -- -- NA
.036 .053 .003 -- --
.136 .032 .018 -- --
.025 -- .007 -- --
.015 -- NA NA NA
2.543 1.027 .097 .027 --


.016 -- -- -- NA
.016 .113 .049 -- --
.076 .061 -- .032
.008 .030 -- -- --
-- -- NA NA NA
-- -- -- NA
.026 .172 .125 .187 --
.276 .080 .073 .034 .137
.259 .021 .011 .041 .279
.051 -- NA NA NA
-- -- -.- -.- NA
.008 .080 .016 .015 --










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-- -.








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Table 18.


Percentage distribution by grades for fire-cured


and dark air-cured types


1975 crops.


Group Group
and ____1975 CROP and ____1975 CROP
Grade Type es Type Type e Grade Type Types Type Type Type
_21 22-23 35 36 37 _21 22-23 35 36 37


CSH 47
46
45
44
43
totall CHM
C3G 47
46
45
44
43
C4G 47
46
45
44
43
C5G 47
46
45
44
43
totall CG
total C


Tips:
T3F
T4F
T5F
Total
T3R
T4R
T5R
Total
T3D
T4D
T5D
Total
T3M
T4M
T5M
Total
T3G
T4G
T5G
Total
Total

Lugs:
X1L
X2L
X3L
X4L
X5L
Total


Percent

-


Percent


Percent

-


Percent


Percent


S3.083 2.515 1.432 12.125 1.114
-- .030 -- -- NA
.028 .291 .344 .374 .075
.043 .067 .131 .320 .037
.011 .012 -- .059 --
S NA -- NA NA NA
S .004 .085 -- NA
.210 1.545 .684 1.727 .475
.417 .505 .602 1.337 .976
.184 .038 .046 .501 .358
NA -- NA NA NA
.002 .038 -- -- NA
S .116 .672 .439 .352 .216
.369 .293 .363 .420 .606
.153 .069 .024 .400 .079
NA .002 NA NA NA
1.537 3.647 2.633 5.490 2.822


44.029


42.846


33.773


47.764


23.905


._.._____. .035 .040 .506
WW -- I .054 .006
.<( } 029 .084 --
-- .028 -
______ ___ .029 .166 .006.
S-- .- --
.u....... m.003 .036 --
I( -l__ .017 --
S.003 .053
S- -
.002 .121 .071
il o I .oo .128 .084
_________.002 .249 .155
S I 0 .002 --
I .01 .078 .252
Ii1 I_____ .014 .053 .465
______________.025 .133 .717
.094 .641 1.384


.077 .016 .008 .047 .016
.266 .020 .010 .129 .038
.780 .085 .010 .220 .126
1.247 .149 .016 .152 .714
.580 .054 .013 .097 .317


2.950


1.211


X1F
X2F
X3F
X4F
X5F
Total
X3VF
X4VF
X5VF
Total
X1R
X2R
X3R
X4R
X5R
Total
X1D
X2D
X3D
X4D
X5D
Total
X3M
X3M
X4M
X4M
X5M
X5M
Total
X3G
SX3G
X4G
X4G
X5G
X5G
Total
Total


Nondesc:
NIL
N2L
N1R
N2R
N1D
NIG
N2G
N2
Total N


Percent


Percent


Percent

.513
2.021
2.347
1.739
.421


Percent


Percent


7.536 6.901 7.041 3.593 4,542


_______12.332 V______
___ ___ __ 12. 332
( 65-- --
1.477 .149 --
U 3.316 1.098 .176
*iI 3.930 .815 1.535
I )j2.240 .077 .383
_____ _________ 11.228 2.139 2.094
.002 .044 NA NA NA
.020 .050 NA NA NA
.154 .175 .005 -- --
.537 .632 .036 .022 .108
.494 .391 .001 --
1.207 1.292 .042 .022 .108
.210 .082 .444 1.708 1.033
.032 [NA NA NA NA
2.625 .493 1.110 3.604 2.675
.360 NA NA NA NA
2.147 .454 1.231 3.436 1.872
.167 NA NA NA NA
5.541 1.029 2.785 8.748 5.580
.174 .212 .501 1.325 .895
.021 NA NA NA NA
2.981 5.607 4.266 5.220 5.616
.421 NA NA NA NA
3.278 4.329 6.158 5.465 8.081
.509 NA NA NA NA
7.384 10.148 10.925 12.010 14.592


24.618


5.647


32.026


3.283


32.078


4.828


27.157


10.364


28.127


4.884


No Grade I/ 6.453 2.249 6.462 5.641 15.368


Grand
Total


100.000


100.000


100.000


100.000


100.000


Includes wet and unsound


tobacco.


NA Not applicable.






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