Shipping Point Onion and Potato Recap Report - Washington, DC
WASHINGTON, DC 16-APR-2018                                                                                                                            
WA_FV103                                                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
Recap of Available Shipping Point Onions and Potatoes FOB for Monday, April 16, 2018                                                                  
                                                                                                                                                      
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                                                                                             
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
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Prices represent open (spot) market sales by first handlers on product of                                                                             
generally good quality and condition unless otherwise stated and may include                                                                          
promotional allowances or other incentives. No consideration is given to                                                                              
after-sale adjustments unless otherwise stated. Brokerage fees paid by the                                                                            
shipper are included in the price reported. Delivered Sales, Shipping Point                                                                           
Basis excludes all charges for freight.                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                                      
Basis of Sale Definitions:                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                                      
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - This means that the product quoted                                                                                
or sold is to be placed free on board the boat, car, or other agency of                                                                               
the through land transportation at shipping point, in "suitable shipping                                                                              
condition", and that the buyer assumes all risk of damage and delay in                                                                                
transit not caused by the seller irrespective of how the shipment is                                                                                  
billed. The buyer shall have the right of inspection at destination                                                                                   
before goods are paid for to determine if the product shipped complied                                                                                
with the terms of the contract or order at time of shipment, subject to                                                                               
the provisions covering suitable shipping conditions.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                                      
Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis - This means that the product is                                                                                
to be Delivered by the seller on board the car, truck, or on the dock if                                                                              
delivered by boat, at the market in which the buyer is located, or at                                                                                 
such other market as is agreed upon, free of any and all charges for                                                                                  
transportation or protective service. The seller assumes all risks of                                                                                 
loss or damage in transit not caused by the buyer.                                                                                                    

                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
BENTON HARBOR Shipping Point Prices as of 16-APR-2018                           
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                

AROOSTOOK COUNTY MAINE                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 5    
10-lb film bags 2" or 4 oz min 8.50-9.00  occas higher baled 10 5-lb film bags 
2" or 4 oz min 9.00-9.50  occas higher Round White U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film 
bags 2" min 9.00-9.50  occas higher baled 10 5-lb film bags 2 1/4" min         
11.00-12.00  occas higher and lower 2" min 9.50-10.00 mostly 10.00 occas       
11.00-11.25 10 lb sacks loose 2" min 1.80-1.90  occas higher                   

CANADA (NEW BRUNSWICK) CROSSINGS THROUGH MAINE POINTS                          
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - Prices in U.S. Dollars                     
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 5    
10-lb film bags 2" or 4 oz min 8.00-8.50  baled 10 5-lb film bags 2" or 4 oz   
min 9.00-9.50  tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt 2" or 4 oz min 12.50-13.50    
mostly 13.00                                                                   

MICHIGAN                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Goldrush and Russet Norkotah U.S. One
baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 8.50-12.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 occas 12.25 baled 10 
5-lb film bags sz A 9.50-12.50 mostly 10.00-12.00 occas higher and lower 10 lb 
film bags loose sz A 1.70-2.00  few best size high as 2.45,                    

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 16-APR-2018                            
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

CENTRAL WISCONSIN                                                              
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Movement has been curtailed   
due to excessive snow across Wisconsin over the weekend. Russet Norkotah U.S.  
One baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 8.00-9.25 mostly 8.50-8.75 occas lower baled  
10 5-lb film bags sz A 9.00-10.25 mostly 9.50-9.75 occas lower 50 lb cartons   
40s 14.00-16.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 50s 14.00-16.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 60s      
14.00-16.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 70s 14.00-16.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 80s          
11.50-16.00 mostly 12.50-14.00 90s 10.00-13.00 mostly 11.00 100s 10.00-12.50   
mostly 10.00-11.00                                                             

COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON & UMATILLA BASIN OREGON                              
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET YELLOW JUMBO AND REDS HIGHER, YELLOW    
MEDIUM LOWER, YELLOW COLOSSAL STEADY.  Yellow Hybrid 50 lb sacks col 8.00-10.00
jbo 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.50-7.00 med 3.50-5.50 mostly 4.00-5.00 Red Globe Type 25
lb sacks jbo 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.50 med 5.00-6.00 mostly 6.00                   
---POTATOES: DEMAND CARTON 40S-70S FAIRLY GOOD, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET CARTON 
60S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  Russet Norkotah U.S. One 2" or 4-oz 
Min baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 5.50-6.00 mostly 6.00 occas lower baled 10
5-lb film bags non sz A 6.50-7.00 mostly 7.00 occas lower 50 lb cartons 40s    
9.00-10.00  occas higher 50s 11.50-13.50 mostly 12.50-13.00 occas lower 60s    
12.00-13.50 mostly 13.00-13.50 70s 12.00-13.50 mostly 12.50-13.00 80s          
10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00-11.00 few high as 13.50 90s 9.00-10.00 mostly         
9.50-10.00 100s 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.50-9.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 10 oz min     
5.50-6.50 mostly 5.50-6.00 occas higher                                        

FLORIDA                                                                        
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: SUPPLY YELLOW TYPE AND ROUND WHITE VERY LIGHT. DEMAND YELLOW TYPE 
AND ROUND WHITE EXCEEDS SUPPLY, ROUND RED MODERATE. MARKET ROUND WHITE SIZE A  
SLIGHTLY HIGHER,  OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  Round Red U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A  
12.50-14.50 mostly 12.50-13.00 sz B 22.00-24.50 mostly 22.00-22.50 occas lower 
Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 36.75-40.75 mostly 38.75-40.75 50 lb sacks sz A 10.75-12.75
mostly 10.75-11.50 sz B 20.25-22.75 mostly 20.50-20.75 tote bags approx 2000   
lbs per cwt sz A 17.00-24.00 mostly 20.50 sz B 36.50-44.50 mostly 36.50-40.50  
few lower U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A 9.75-10.75  sz B 14.50-16.75  Round White  
U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 18.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-22.50 sz B 12.00-18.50    
mostly 14.50-16.50 50 lb sacks sz A 16.25-22.50 mostly 18.50-20.75 sz B        
10.25-16.75 mostly 12.75-14.75 tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A          
29.00-40.50 mostly 32.50-36.50 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A 10.75-18.50 mostly    
10.75-12.75 sz B 6.75-12.50 mostly 8.75-10.75 Yellow Type U.S. One 50 lb       
cartons sz A 22.50-26.00 mostly 22.50-24.00 sz B 12.00-18.00 mostly 12.50      
Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 45.75-50.75 mostly 50.50-50.75 50 lb sacks sz A 20.75-24.50
mostly 20.75-22.50 sz B 10.25-16.50 mostly 10.75 tote bags approx 2000 lbs per 
cwt sz A 32.00-40.50 mostly 38.50-40.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A 10.00-12.75  
mostly 10.75 sz B 6.75-10.50 mostly 6.75-8.75                                  

IDAHO AND MALHEUR COUNTY, OREGON                                               
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SUPER COLOSSAL AND RED MEDIUM HIGHER,   
OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  Yellow Spanish Hybrid U.S. One 50 lb sacks Super Col     
10.00  col 8.00-9.00  occas lower jbo 6.50-7.00  occas higher med 4.00-5.50    
mostly 4.50-5.00 occas higher Red Globe Type U.S. One 25 lb sacks jbo 6.00-7.00
mostly 7.00 occas lower med 5.50-6.00 mostly 6.00 occas higher                 

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET HIGHER.  Yellow Grano 50 lb sacks col  
10.00  jbo 8.00-9.50 mostly 9.00 med 7.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 occas lower Grano - 
Marked Sweet 40 lb cartons jbo 16.00-17.00 mostly 16.00 occas lower White 50 lb
sacks jbo 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00 occas lower med 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00    
occas lower Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo 7.00-8.00 mostly 8.00 med 7.00-9.00 
mostly 8.00                                                                    

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTH TEXAS                                           
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET YELLOW SACK COLOSSAL AND MEDIUM, WHITE  
JUMBO AND MEDIUM, RED JBO HIGHER, OTHERS STEADY.  Yellow Grano 50 lb sacks col 
9.00-10.00 mostly 9.00 jbo 7.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 med 5.00-7.00 mostly 6.00     
Grano - Marked Sweet 40 lb cartons jbo 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00 White 50 lb    
sacks jbo 8.00-10.00 mostly 10.00 occas higher med 8.00-10.00 mostly 10.00 Red 
Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.00 med 6.00-8.00 mostly 7.00-8.00

MINNESOTA-NORTH DAKOTA (RED RIVER VALLEY)                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ROUND RED US TWO SLIGHTLY LOWER,      
OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  Round Red U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 7.00-9.00
mostly 7.50-8.25 occas higher 50 lb cartons sz A 7.00-9.00 mostly 7.50-8.25    
occas higher sz B 15.50-18.00 mostly 15.50-16.50 few high as 19.00 Creamers    
3/4-1 5/8" 25.00-30.00  50 lb sacks sz A 5.50-7.50 mostly 6.00-6.75 occas      
higher sz B 14.00-16.50 mostly 14.00-15.00 few high as 17.50 tote bags approx  
2000 lbs per cwt sz A 8.00-12.00 mostly 9.00-10.50 occas higher sz B           
25.00-30.00 mostly 25.00-27.00 few high as 32.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A     
3.50-4.50 mostly 3.50-4.00 occas lower sz B 7.00-8.00                          

NORTHWESTERN WASHINGTON                                                        
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  Round Red U.S. One 50 lb cartons 
sz A 12.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 fair appearance 8.00-12.00 sz B 14.00-18.00
mostly 16.00 fair appearance 12.00-16.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 34.00-38.00 mostly
35.00-36.00 occas higher U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 5.50-7.00 mostly 6.00 Yellow Type
U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 17.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 fair appearance     
10.00-16.00 sz B 8.00-14.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 34.00-40.00 
mostly 36.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6.00-7.00                                    

SAN LUIS VALLEY COLORADO                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET 50-70S HIGHER, 80-90S LOWER, OTHERS       
STEADY.  Russet Norkotah/Other Varieties U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 
8.00-8.50 mostly 8.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 8.50-9.50 mostly 9.00 50 lb 
cartons 40s 11.00-13.50 mostly 12.00 50s 13.50-14.00  60s 13.50-14.00  70s     
13.00-14.00 mostly 13.50-14.00 80s 11.00-12.50 mostly 12.00-12.50 90s          
11.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 100s 11.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 U.S. Two baled 5 10-lb  
film bags 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 occas lower 50 lb sacks 10 oz min         
7.00-9.00  occas lower U.S. Coml bulk per cwt 9.00-11.00 mostly 10.50 Round Red
U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 13.00-15.00  Yellow Type U.S. One baled  
10 5-lb film bags sz A 10.00-12.00                                             

UPPER VALLEY, TWIN FALLS-BURLEY DISTRICT IDAHO                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND BALES AND U.S. TWOS MODERATE, OTHERS GOOD. MARKET NORKOTAH 
CARTON 50-100S, NORKOTAH U.S. TWOS AND BURBNAKS 70S HIGHER, BURBANK 40S AND    
100S LOWER,. OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Russet Burbank U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 
5 10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 4.50-6.00 mostly 5.00 baled 5 10-lb film bags non  
sz A 4.00-6.00 mostly 4.50 baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 5.50-7.00 mostly  
6.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 5.00-6.50 mostly 5.50 50 lb cartons 40s  
10.00-11.00 mostly 11.00 50s 11.00-11.50 mostly 11.00 60s 12.50-13.00 mostly   
13.00 70s 13.00-14.00 mostly 13.00 80s 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.50-13.00 90s      
10.50-12.00 mostly 11.00 100s 7.50-10.00 mostly 9.50-10.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks
6 oz min 6.00-6.50  10 oz min 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.50 Norkotah U.S. One 2" or    
4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 4.50-5.50 mostly 5.00 baled 5 10-lb 
film bags non sz A 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.50 baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A     
5.50-6.50 mostly 6.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.50 50
lb cartons 40s 10.50-11.00  50s 11.50-12.00  60s 12.50-13.00 mostly 13.00 70s  
12.50-13.00 mostly 13.00 80s 12.50-13.00  90s 9.50-11.00 mostly 10.00 100s     
8.50-9.50 mostly 9.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6 oz min 4.00-5.00  10 oz min 7.00