British Manufacturing Industries Volume 9 by G. Phillips Bevan

British Manufacturing Industries Volume 9

byG. Phillips Bevan

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1876 Excerpt: ... Prices paid, at per lb. during the same period, for the best parcels only: Description. Average Price for r the year. s. d. Para 2 10 Singapore 2 0 Penang 1 9£ Borneo 1 9 Assam 1 8f West India 2 0 Guatemala 17 Guayaquil (pressed) 2 0 Carthagena 2 1 African 15 Madagascar 2 3 Few parcels. f The highest price paid was for a parcel of great purity. Table II.--Sales and Pbicbs of Caoutchouc in Liverpool from June 1871 to June 1872 (based on the Monthly Reports of Messrs. J. H. Eayner and Co., Colonial Brokers, Liverpool): Description. Sales. Para.... 3610 tons (imported during the year). Carthagena 1770 bales sold " " Ceara.. 3320 " " " Guayaquil 480 tons " " " African.. 905 " " " " Honduras A few bales. Mexican.. " The actual imports may be slightly lower, as at times a parcel may be re-sold for speculation purposes. Prices paid at per lb. for best descriptions only, during the same period: Description. Average Price. . d. Para 2 11 Ceara 2 0 Carthagena 2 1 Description. AveragePrice. s. d. Guayaquil (pressed) 2 1 African 1 11 Honduras 1 11J Mexican 1 10J This is for the best kind, which is new to commerce. It is the same description as the other kinds of African, but better prepared. The prices for African caoutchouc for June 1872 are: tongues. Is. %id.; balls. Is. Hid.; niggers, 2s. 2d.; knuckles, is. aid,; and Sake, Is. Sid. Allowing all the varieties to be equally pure, their relative value may be taken in the following order: Pard, Madagascar, Carthagena, Ceara, West India (sheet), Guayaquil (pressed), Singapore, Assam, Penang, Guayaquil (common), African, Borneo, and Guatemala. In the case of such a very useful and highly necessary article as caoutchouc, the question natu...

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Title:British Manufacturing Industries Volume 9Format:PaperbackDimensions:54 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.11 inPublished:February 9, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0217731163

ISBN - 13:9780217731164

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