Shipping Point Fruit Report - Fresno, CA
FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 16-APR-2018                                  
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                
Phone:  (559) 487-5178     Fax:  (559) 487-5199                                 
                                                                                
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.                                         
                                                                                

FR_FV110                                                                        
                                                                                

Fresno,      CA: Rain 49-61
Huron,       CA: Rain 46-62
Oxnard,      CA: Cloudy/Wind 50-63
Salinas,     CA: Cloudy 48-53
Santa Maria, CA: Partly Cloudy 47-59
McAllen,     TX: Cloudy/Wind 56-88                                                                               
Morelia, MI  MX: Cloudy 52-80                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH ARIZONA, CALIFORNIA AND TEXAS                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---BLUEBERRIES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and    
cooling. Wide range in quality. Many present shipments from previous commitment
and/or prior commitments. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids 16.00-20.00 mostly 18.00
occasional hgiher                                                              
---MISC BERRIES: DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and     
cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. Most present shipments from      
previous commitments and/or prior bookings. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids       
Blackberries 12.00-14.00  few including previous commitments 16.00 occasional  
higher and lower                                                               
---RASPBERRIES: DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and      
cooling. Wide range in quality and condition.  Many present shipments from     
previous commitments and/or prior bookings. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Red   
20.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-24.00 few including previous commitments 26.00        

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA                                             
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND CONVENTIONAL LIGHT, ORGANIC MODERATE. MARKET           
CONVENTIONAL SLIGHTLY LOWER, ORGANIC ABOUT STEADY. Inludes palletizing and     
cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids
med 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00 occasional higher and lower ORGANIC flats 8 1-lb    
containers with lids med 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 occasional higher and lower  

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---AVOCADOS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET 32-40S AND 60S HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT       
STEADY. Extra services included. cartons 2 layer Hass 32s 37.25-40.25 mostly   
39.25-40.25 36s 37.25-40.25 mostly 39.25-40.25 40s 38.25-40.25 mostly          
39.25-40.25 48s 38.25-40.25 mostly 39.25-40.25 60s 34.25-37.25 mostly          
35.25-36.25 70s 30.25-34.25 mostly 32.25-34.25 84s 20.25-24.25 mostly          
21.25-22.25                                                                    

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND CONVENTIONAL MODERATE, ORGANIC FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET     
ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality and      
condition. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med 8.00-12.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 
few including previous commitments 14.00 occasional higher ORGANIC flats 8 1-lb
containers with lids med 16.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 occasional higher            

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE CALIFORNIA                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND CONVENTIONAL MODERATE, ORGANIC FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET     
ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality. Harvest 
curtailed by rain and wet fields April 16. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids   
med-lge 9.00-12.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 few including previous commitments 14.00 
occasional higher ORGANIC flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med-lge 16.00-20.00
mostly 18.00 occasional higher                                                 

SANTA MARIA CALIFORNIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND CONVENTIONAL MODERATE, ORGANIC FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET     
ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality and      
condition. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med-lge 9.00-12.00 mostly         
10.00-12.00 few including previous commitments 14.00 occasional higher ORGANIC 
flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med-lge 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 few 22.00   
occasional higher                                                              

SOUTH DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---AVOCADOS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET 60S LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra     
services included. flats 2 layer Hass 32s 40.25-43.25 mostly 40.25-42.25       
occasional higher 36s 40.25-43.25 mostly 40.25-42.25 occasional higher 40s     
40.25-43.25 mostly 40.25-42.25 occasional higher 48s 41.25-43.25 mostly        
42.25-43.25 occasional higher 60s 35.25-38.25 mostly 35.25-37.25 occasional    
higher and lower 70s 32.25-36.25 mostly 33.25-35.25 occasional higher and lower
84s 21.25-25.25 mostly 22.25-24.25 occasional higher