Shipping Point Fruit Recap Report - Washington, DC
WASHINGTON, DC 16-APR-2018                                                                                                                            
WA_FV101                                                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
Recap of Available Shipping Point Fruit 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.                        
                                                                                

CENTRAL & NORTH FLORIDA                                                        
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---BLUEBERRIES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Includes palletizing   
and cooling. Quality good. flats 12 1-pt cups with lids lge 36.00-40.00 mostly 
38.00 few 33.00-35.00, occasional prior commitment low as 28.00 flats 12 6-oz  
cups with lids lge 16.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 occasional prior commitments 
15.00, occasional higher                                                       

MICHIGAN                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---APPLES: SUPPLY FUJI AND MCINTOSH LIGHT AND IN FEW HANDS, OTHERS FAIRLY      
LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  cartons tray pack Red Delicious    
U.S. ExFcy 88s 20.00-24.00 mostly 21.00-23.00 few lower 125s 17.00-18.00       
occasional lower Golden Delicious U.S. ExFcy 88s 24.00-27.00 mostly 24.00-26.00
occasional higher 125s 19.00-22.00  Fuji U.S. ExFcy 88s 28.00-30.00  occasional
higher and lower Gala U.S. ExFcy 88s 26.00-32.00 mostly 28.00-32.00 125s       
20.00-24.00  Mcintosh U.S. ExFcy 88s 24.00-28.00 mostly 26.00-28.00 occasional 
high as 30.00 cartons 12 3-lb film bags Red Delicious U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min    
16.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-19.00 Golden Delicious U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min          
17.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 few 21.00 Fuji U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 22.00-24.00
Gala U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 20.00-24.00 mostly 21.00-23.00 Mcintosh U.S. ExFcy 2
1/2" min 18.00-20.00  few high as 22.00                                        

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

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                           

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

NEW YORK                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---APPLES: SUPPLY FUJI AND GOLDEN DELICIOUS LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET     
ABOUT STEADY.  cartons tray pack Golden Delicious U.S. ExFcy 72s 23.00-26.00   
mostly 24.00-26.00 80s 23.00-26.00 mostly 24.00-26.00 88s 23.00-26.00 mostly   
24.00-26.00 Fuji U.S. ExFcy 72s 28.00-32.00 mostly 28.00-29.00 80s 28.00-32.00 
mostly 28.00-29.00 88s 28.00-32.00 mostly 28.00-29.00 Mcintosh U.S. ExFcy 72s  
24.00-31.00 mostly 25.00-28.00 80s 24.00-31.00 mostly 25.00-28.00 88s          
24.00-31.00 mostly 25.00-28.00 Empire U.S. ExFcy 72s 23.00-30.00 mostly        
23.00-26.00 80s 23.00-30.00 mostly 23.00-26.00 88s 23.00-30.00 mostly          
23.00-26.00 cartons 12 3-lb film bags Red Delicious U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min      
17.00-24.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 occas higher and lower Golden Delicious U.S.    
ExFcy 2 1/2" min 17.00-22.00 mostly 21.00-22.00 Mcintosh U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 
17.00-24.00 mostly 19.00-22.00 Empire U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 17.00-23.00 mostly 
20.00                                                                          

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

APPALACHIAN DISTRICT (VA, WV, MD, PA)                                          
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---APPLES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  cartons tray pack Red Delicious
U.S. ExFcy 72s 17.00-19.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 80s 17.00-19.00 mostly           
17.00-18.00 88s 17.00-19.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 100s 17.00-18.00  113s          
17.00-18.00  125s 17.00-18.00  Golden Delicious U.S. ExFcy 72s 24.00-29.00  80s
24.00-26.00  88s 24.00-26.00  100s 20.00-22.00  113s 20.00-21.00  125s         
20.00-21.00  Fuji U.S. ExFcy 80s 28.00-32.00  88s 28.00-32.00  100s 24.00-27.00
113s 24.00-25.00  Red Rome U.S. ExFcy 72s 21.00-22.00  80s 20.00-22.00  88s    
20.00-22.00  cartons 12 3-lb film bags Red Delicious U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min     
17.00-18.00  Golden Delicious U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 17.00-19.00 mostly         
17.00-18.00 occas higher Fuji U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 22.00-24.00  Red Rome U.S. 
ExFcy 2 1/2" min 17.00-19.00  Mcintosh U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 19.00-20.00       

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

BRAZIL IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---PAPAYA: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Brazil by 
Air and Boat. 3.5 kg containers Solo Type Golden 8s 11.00-12.50  occas higher  
and lower 9s 11.00-12.50  occas higher and lower 10s 11.00-12.50  occas higher 
and lower 12s 11.00-12.50  occas higher and lower                              

CARIBBEAN IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                               
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
2018 Season                                                                    
---COCONUTS: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Dominican  
Republic. 65-70 lb sacks Dry 40s 23.00-25.00 mostly 23.00-24.00                

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORT OF ENTRY PHILADELPHIA AREA                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---PINEAPPLES: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. COST RICA
cartons 1 layer golden ripe 5s 8.00-9.50 mostly 8.00-9.00 few high as          
10.00-10.50 6s 8.00-9.50 mostly 8.00-9.00 few high as 10.00-10.50 7s 8.00-9.50 
mostly 8.00-9.00 few high as 10.00-10.50 8s 8.00-9.50 mostly 8.00-9.00 occas   
higher and lower                                                               

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---MISC BERRIES: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. MARKET HIGHER.    
GUATEMALA  by Air flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Blackberries lge 18.00-20.00    
mostly 18.00                                                                   

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2017 Season                                                                    
---CANTALOUPS: SUPPLY 15S FAIRLY LIGHT; OTHERS MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE.      
MARKET LOWER. GUATEMALA, HONDURAS, COSTA RICA 1/2 cartons 9s 9.95-10.95 mostly 
10.95 occas higher 12s 10.95-11.95  occas lower 15s   supply in too few hands  
to quote oversized 1/2 cartons 6s (5 size) 8.00-8.50  occas lower 9s (6 size)  
9.95-10.95                                                                     
---HONEYDEWS: SUPPLY 8S LIGHT; OTHERS MODERATE. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET 6S  
HIGHER; OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. GUATEMALA, HONDURAS, COSTA RICA 2/3 cartons 5s    
9.95-11.95 mostly 10.95-11.95 occas higher 6s 11.95-13.95 mostly 12.95-13.95 8s
supply in too few hands to quote oversized 2/3 cartons 4s (3 size) 8.95  occas 
higher 5s (4 size) 9.95-11.95 mostly 10.95 occas higher                        
---WATERMELONS: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET BINS 45S & 60S LOWER; 
OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. GUATEMALA, HONDURAS, COSTA RICA flat cartons Red Flesh    
Seedless Miniature 6s 10.50-11.50  8s 9.50-11.50  9s 9.00-10.00  24 inch bins  
Red Flesh Seedless Type 45s 180.00-210.00  60s 150.00-189.00 mostly            
150.00-170.00                                                                  

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---MANGOES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. NICARAGUA, COST 
RICA, GUATEMALA flats 1 layer Tommy Atkins 6s 5.50-6.00 mostly 6.00 7s         
5.50-6.00 mostly 6.00 8s 5.50-6.00 mostly 6.00 9s 5.50-6.00 mostly 6.00 10s    
4.00-5.00 mostly 4.50 12s 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.50                                

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---PAPAYA: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET HIGHER. GUATEMALA. 30-35 lb
cartons Tainung 8s 21.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-23.00 occas higher 9s 21.00-24.00  
mostly 22.00-23.00 occas higher 10s 21.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-23.00 occas higher
12s 21.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-23.00 occas higher 13s 21.00-24.00 mostly         
22.00-23.00 occas higher 14s 21.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-23.00 occas higher       
---PINEAPPLES: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. COSTA    
RICA cartons 1 layer golden ripe 5s 8.00-8.50  occas 9.00-9.50 6s 8.00-8.50    
occas 9.00-9.50 7s 8.00-8.50  occas 9.00-9.50 8s 8.00  occas 9.00-9.50         

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA                   
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2017 Season                                                                    
---CANTALOUPS: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET 9S LOWER; OTHERS ABOUT 
STEADY. GUATEMALA, HONDURAS, COSTA RICA 1/2 cartons 9s 10.95-11.95  occas      
higher and lower 12s   supply in too few hands to quote oversized 1/2 cartons  
6s (5 size) 9.95-10.95  occas lower 9s (6 size) 10.95-11.95  occas lower       
---HONEYDEWS: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. GUATEMALA, HONDURAS, 
COSTA RICA 2/3 cartons 5s   supply in too few hands to quote 6s   supply in too
few hands to quote oversized 2/3 cartons 5s (4 size)   supply in too few hands 
to quote                                                                       

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

SOUTH FLORIDA                                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---WATERMELONS: SUPPLY RED FLESH SEEDED LIGHT, RED FLESH SEEDLESS FAIRLY LIGHT.
DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET RED FLESH SEEDED ABOUT STEADY, RED FLESH SEEDLESS      
SLIGHTLY LOWER.  24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seeded Type 35s .16-.18  Red    
Flesh Seedless Type 36s .24-.25  some including previous commitments high as   
.26 45s .25-.27  some including previous commitments high as .28 60s .25-.27   
some including previous commitments high as .28                                

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

ARGENTINA IMPORTS - PORT OF ENTRY PHILADELPHIA AREA                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - Prices in U.S. Dollars                     
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---PEARS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER.  18 kg containers        
Williams 70 sz 24.00-26.00 mostly 24.00 80 sz 24.00-26.00 mostly 24.00 90 sz   
20.00-22.00 mostly 20.00 occasional higher                                     

CHILE IMPORTS - PORT OF ENTRY LOS ANGELES AREA                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - Prices in U.S. Dollars                     
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---GRAPES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SPECIAL STORAGE THOMPSON SEEDLESS LOWER,    
OTHERS STEADY. Wide range in quality and condition on White Seedless Types. 18 
lb containers bagged White Seedless Type exlge 24.00-26.00  fair quality lower 
lge 22.00-24.00  fair quality lower Crimson Seedless exlge 18.00-20.00 mostly  
20.00 occasional higher lge 16.00-18.00 mostly 18.00 med-lge 14.00-16.00 mostly
16.00 SPECIAL STORAGE 18 lb containers bagged Thompson Seedless exlge          
32.00-34.00 mostly 34.00 occasional higher lge 30.00-32.00 mostly 32.00        
occasional higher                                                              

CHILE IMPORTS - PORT OF ENTRY PHILADELPHIA AREA                                
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - Prices in U.S. Dollars                     
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---GRAPES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET RED GLOBES SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS STEADY.   
Wide range in quality and condition on White Seedless Types. 18 lb containers  
bagged White Seedless Type exlge 22.00-26.00 mostly 24.00-26.00 fair quality   
lower lge 20.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-24.00 fair quality lower Crimson Seedless   
exlge 16.00-18.00 mostly 18.00 lge 14.00-16.00 mostly 16.00 med-lge 12.00-14.00
mostly 14.00 Red Globe exlge 16.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 lge 16.00-18.00 mostly   
16.00 Autumn Royal exlge 20.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-24.00 occasional higher lge  
18.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 occasional higher SPECIAL STORAGE 18 lb         
containers bagged Thompson Seedless exlge 30.00-36.00 mostly 32.00-34.00 lge   
28.00-34.00 mostly 30.00-32.00                                                 
---PLUMS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Primary       
Varieties: ANGELENO and BLACK KAT cartons 2 layer tray pack Marked Black Plum  
40s 12.00-14.00  occasional higher 50s 10.00-12.00  occasional higher          

CHILE IMPORTS - PORT OF ENTRY PHILADELPHIA AREA                                
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - Prices in U.S. Dollars                     
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---APPLES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET LOWER.  cartons tray pack 
Royal Gala MKD ExFcy 70s 22.00-24.00  80s 22.00-24.00  90s 20.00-24.00 mostly  
20.00-22.00 100s 18.00-20.00 mostly 20.00                                      
---KIWIFRUIT: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET 36S, 39S AND 42S  
STEADY, OTHERS SLIGHLTY LOWER.  9 kg (19.8 lb) containers loose Hayward 25s    
23.00-24.00 mostly 23.00 27s 21.00-23.00 mostly 21.00-22.00 30s 19.00-21.00    
mostly 19.00-20.00 33s 18.00-19.00 mostly 18.00 36s 16.00-17.00  39s           
15.00-16.00  42s 14.00-15.00                                                   

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

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---ORANGES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 7/10
bushel cartons Valencia No Grade Marks 56s 9.00-10.00  72s 9.00-12.00 mostly   
9.00-10.00 88s 10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 113s 12.00-13.00  occasional     
higher 138s 10.00-12.95 mostly 12.00-12.95 occasional higher                   

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2017 Season                                                                    
---HONEYDEWS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services included. 
2/3 cartons 5s 10.00-12.45 mostly 10.35 occasional lower 6s 10.00-12.45 mostly 
10.35 occasional lower 8s 8.95-12.35 mostly 8.95-9.95                          
---WATERMELONS: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality and    
condition. cartons Red Flesh Seedless Miniature 6s 10.95-13.95 mostly          
11.95-12.95 8s 12.95-14.95  occasional lower 9s 12.95-14.95  occasional lower  
11s 10.45-11.50 mostly 10.45-10.95 few 12.00 occasional lower 24 inch bins per 
lb Red Flesh Seedless Type approx 35 count .20-.24 mostly .22-.24 approx 45    
count .20-.22  occasional higher approx 60 count .17-.20 mostly .18-.20        
occasional higher and lower 75-80s .10-.14 mostly .10                          

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---MANGOES: DEMAND TOMMY ATKINS VERY GOOD, ATAULFO GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  
Crossings include light volumes of Haden variety. Wide range in quality and    
appearance. cartons 1 layer Tommy Atkins 6s 5.75-7.00 mostly 6.50 few including
previous commitments lower 7s 5.75-7.00 mostly 6.50 few including previous     
commitments lower 8s 5.75-7.00 mostly 6.50 few including previous commitments  
lower 9s 5.75-6.50 mostly 6.00 few including previous commitments lower 10s    
4.00-5.00 mostly 4.50-5.00 occasional higher, few including previous           
commitments lower 12s 3.50-4.25 mostly 4.00-4.25 Ataulfo 12s 6.00-7.00  14s    
5.00-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 16s 4.50-6.25 mostly 5.00-5.50 18s 4.00-6.00 mostly 
5.00 20s 4.50-5.50 mostly 4.50 22s 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.00-4.25                  

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---LIMES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET 200-230S LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Wide    
range in price, quality and condition. 40 lb cartons Seedless Type 110s        
44.00-50.00 mostly 46.00-48.00 few 52.00 occasional lower 150s 44.00-50.00     
mostly 46.00-48.00 few 52.00 occasional lower 175s 42.00-48.00 mostly          
44.00-46.00 occasional higher and lower 200s 36.00-42.00 mostly 39.00-41.00    
occasional higher and lower 230s 24.00-30.00 mostly 26.00-28.00 occasional     
higher and lower 250s 22.00-28.00 mostly 24.00-26.00 occasional lower          

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2017 Season                                                                    
---WATERMELONS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in price.     
cartons per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type 4s .27-.30 mostly .28-.30 5s .27-.30    
mostly .28-.30 24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type approx 35 count     
.24-.28 mostly .24-.26 approx 45 count .24-.28 mostly .24-.26 approx 60 count  
.20-.24 mostly .20-.22                                                         

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---PAPAYA: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality and        
condition. 30-35 lb cartons Tainung 14.00-18.00 mostly 15.00-17.00 few 19.00   
35-40 lb cartons Maradol Type 14.00-18.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 few 19.00         
---PINEAPPLES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY.  cartons 1 layer golden ripe 
5s 4.00-7.00 mostly 6.00 6s 4.00-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 occasional higher 7s    
5.00-7.50 mostly 6.50-7.50 occasional higher 8s 5.00-7.50 mostly 6.50-7.00     

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---MANGOES: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality and        
appearance. flats 1 layer Haden 6s 4.00-7.00 mostly 5.50-6.00 occasional lower 
7s 4.00-7.00 mostly 5.50-6.00 occasional lower 8s 4.00-7.00 mostly 5.50-6.00   
occasional lower 9s 3.75-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50 10s 3.50-5.50 mostly 4.00-4.50  
12s 3.50-5.50 mostly 3.75-4.25 Tommy Atkins 6s 4.00-7.00 mostly 5.00-5.50      
occasional lower 7s 4.00-7.00 mostly 5.00-5.50 occasional lower 8s 4.00-7.00   
mostly 5.00-5.50 occasional lower 9s 3.75-6.00 mostly 4.50-5.00 10s 3.00-5.50  
mostly 3.75-4.25 12s 3.00-5.50 mostly 3.25-3.75 Ataulfo 12s 4.50-8.00 mostly   
6.50-7.50 few 10.00 occasional lower 14s 4.25-7.00 mostly 5.50-6.00 occasional 
lower 16s 4.00-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50 occasional lower 18s 4.00-5.25 mostly     
4.50-5.00 occasional lower 20s 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.00-4.50 occasional lower 22s 
3.75-5.00 mostly 4.00-4.50                                                     

SOUTH & CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---LEMONS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in prices. 7/10 bushel
cartons Shprs 1st Grade 75s 24.80-38.95 mostly 26.80-29.80 95s 25.80-38.95     
mostly 28.80-31.80 115s 25.80-38.95 mostly 28.80-31.80 140s 27.80-35.95 mostly 
28.80-32.80 165s 27.80-33.95 mostly 29.80-32.80 200s 26.80-32.95 mostly        
28.80-31.78 235s 22.80-31.95 mostly 24.05-28.78 Shprs Choice 75s 17.80-32.95   
mostly 19.78-22.80 95s 20.80-32.95 mostly 22.80-26.80 115s 21.80-32.95 mostly  
22.80-26.80 140s 22.80-32.95 mostly 24.80-28.80 165s 22.80-31.95 mostly        
24.80-28.80 200s 22.80-30.95 mostly 25.80-29.78 235s 18.80-28.95 mostly        
22.80-26.78 ORGANIC 7/10 bushel cartons Shprs 1st Grade 75s 28.00-56.78 mostly 
32.00-42.95 95s 30.00-56.78 mostly 35.00-44.95 occasional lower 115s           
30.00-56.78 mostly 35.00-44.95 occasional lower 140s 30.00-56.78 mostly        
35.00-42.95 occasional lower                                                   
---ORANGES: SUPPLY 88S FAIRLY LIGHT, 113-138S LIGHT. DEMAND 88-138S GOOD,      
OTHERS FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons Navel Shprs 1st  
Grade 40s 14.80-17.95 mostly 14.80-16.95 occasional lower 48s 16.80-19.80      
mostly 17.80-18.80 few 20.78 56s 17.80-20.95 mostly 18.80-19.95 few 21.95 72s  
18.80-22.78 mostly 19.80-21.95 88s 19.80-24.95 mostly 21.80-23.78 113s         
21.80-25.95 mostly 21.80-23.95 138s 20.80-25.95 mostly 21.80-23.80 Shprs Choice
40s 12.80-14.95 mostly 13.80-14.95 48s 14.80-17.78 mostly 15.80-16.95 56s      
14.80-17.80 mostly 15.75-17.80 72s 16.75-18.95 mostly 17.80-18.80 88s          
18.80-23.95 mostly 19.80-21.95 occasional higher 113s 20.80-24.95 mostly       
21.80-24.28 138s 20.80-24.95 mostly 21.80-23.80 ORGANIC 7/10 bushel cartons    
Navel Shprs 1st Grade 48s 26.95-37.78 mostly 28.80-32.80 56s 26.95-37.78 mostly
33.80-37.78 72s 26.95-37.78 mostly 33.80-37.78 88s 26.95-37.78 mostly          
33.80-37.78                                                                    

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

EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. Report issued Monday,       
Wednesday, and Friday.  Includes palletizing and cooling. flats 8 1-lb         
containers with lids med-lge 14.00-16.00  some 16.50  FIRST REPORT             

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

YAKIMA VALLEY & WENATCHEE DISTRICT WASHINGTON                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---APPLES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Prices include palletizing and
cooling. Wide range in prices. cartons tray pack Red Delicious WAExFcy 72s     
12.00-15.00 mostly 12.00-14.00 occ lwr fineappear 15.00-17.00  occ hgr 80s     
12.00-15.00 mostly 12.00-14.00 occ lwr fineappear 15.00-17.00  few 18.00 88s   
12.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-15.00 fineappear 16.00-17.00  few 18.00 100s          
12.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-15.00 fineappear 15.00-17.00  113s 13.00-15.00        
fineappear 15.00-17.00  125s 13.00-15.00  fineappear 15.00-16.00  occ hgr      
Golden Delicious WAExFcy 72s 21.00-26.00 mostly 22.00-24.00 fineappear         
27.00-30.00  occ hgr 80s 20.00-26.00 mostly 21.00-23.00 fineappear 26.00-29.00 
occ hgr 88s 19.00-23.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 fineappear 24.00-27.00  occ hgr 100s
17.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 fineappear 20.00-23.00  occ hgr 113s 14.00-18.00
mostly 16.00-18.00 fineappear 19.00-21.00  occ hgr 125s 15.00-17.00  occ hgr   
fineappear 17.00-18.00  Fuji WAExFcy 72s 18.00-24.00 mostly 18.00-21.00        
fineappear 25.00-30.00 mostly 28.00-30.00 occ hgr 80s 18.00-24.00 mostly       
20.00-22.00 fineappear 25.00-30.00 mostly 26.00-29.00 occ hgr 88s 16.00-22.00  
mostly 17.00-19.00 fineappear 24.00-28.00 mostly 25.00-28.00 occ hgr 100s      
13.00-17.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 fineappear 18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-21.00 occ   
hgr 113s 12.00-16.00 mostly 13.00-15.00 fineappear 17.00-19.00  occ hgr 125s   
12.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-15.00 fineappear 16.00-17.00  occ hgr Granny Smith    
WAExFcy 72s 26.00-34.00 mostly 30.00-32.00 fineappear 38.00-44.00 mostly       
40.00-42.00 occ hgr/lwr 80s 24.00-30.00 mostly 25.00-28.00 fineappear          
36.00-42.00 mostly 40.00 occ hgr 88s 22.00-27.00 mostly 23.00-26.00 fineappear 
32.00-38.00 mostly 33.00-36.00 occ hgr 100s 16.00-22.00 mostly 17.00-20.00     
fineappear 22.00-26.00 mostly 22.00-24.00 occ hgr 113s 14.00-18.00 mostly      
16.00-18.00 fineappear 18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 occ hgr 125s 13.00-16.00 
mostly 13.00-15.00 fineappear 16.00-18.00  occ hgr Gala WAExFcy 64s 18.00-25.00
mostly 21.00-23.00 fineappear 26.00-28.00  occ hgr 72s 18.00-24.00 mostly      
21.00-23.00 fineappear 26.00-28.00  occ hgr 80s 18.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-24.00 
occ lwr fineappear 24.00-28.00 mostly 25.00-28.00 occ hgr 88s 16.00-22.00      
mostly 18.00-20.00 fineappear 22.00-26.00 mostly 23.00-25.00 occ hgr 100s      
15.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-18.00 fineappear 18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 occ   
hgr 113s 14.00-17.00 mostly 15.00-17.00 fineappear 17.00-20.00 mostly          
17.00-19.00 125s 13.00-15.00  fineappear 16.00-18.00  occ hgr Honeycrisp       
WAExFcy 72s 45.00-52.00 mostly 46.00-50.00 fineappear 56.00-64.00 mostly       
60.00-64.00 occ hgr 80s 45.00-52.00 mostly 46.00-50.00 fineappear 56.00-64.00  
mostly 60.00-62.00 occ hgr 88s 44.00-50.00 mostly 45.00-48.00 fineappear       
54.00-62.00 mostly 58.00-60.00 occ hgr 100s 32.00-38.00 mostly 32.00-35.00     
fineappear 40.00-44.00  occ hgr 113s 23.00-28.00 mostly 25.00-27.00 fineappear 
28.00-34.00 mostly 30.00-32.00 cartons 12 3-lb film bags Red Delicious WAExFcy 
2 1/2" min 14.00-17.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 occ lwr 2 1/4" min 9.00-12.00 mostly 
9.00-11.00 occ lwr Golden Delicious WAExFcy 2 1/2" min 13.00-17.00 mostly      
14.00-16.00 2 1/4" min 10.00-12.00  occ hgr Fuji WAExFcy 2 1/2" min 14.00-17.00
mostly 15.00-17.00 2 1/4" min 9.00-10.00  occ hgr/lwr Granny Smith WAExFcy 2   
1/2" min 15.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 occ hgr 2 1/4" min 8.00-11.00 mostly   
9.00-11.00 occ hgr Gala WAExFcy 2 1/2" min 15.00-17.00  few 18.00 occ lwr 2    
1/4" min 10.00-13.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 occ hgr/lwr ORGANIC cartons tray pack  
Gala WAExFcy 72s 35.00-44.00 mostly 38.00-42.00 occ hgr/lwr 80s 34.00-44.00    
mostly 38.00-42.00 occ hgr/lwr 88s 32.00-40.00 mostly 36.00-40.00 occ hgr/lwr  
100s 22.00-30.00 mostly 23.00-27.00 occ hgr/lwr 113s 18.00-28.00 mostly        
21.00-25.00 occ hgr cartons 12 3-lb film bags Gala WAExFcy 2 1/2" min          
22.00-28.00 mostly 23.00-25.00 occ hgr                                         
---PEARS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Prices include palletizing and       
cooling. Wide range in prices. 4/5 bushel cartons wrapped D'Anjou U.S. One 70s 
22.00-26.00 mostly 22.00-24.00 occ hgr 80s 22.00-26.00 mostly 23.00-25.00 occ  
hgr 90s 22.00-26.00 mostly 23.00-25.00 100s 22.00-26.00 mostly 23.00-25.00 110s
22.00-26.00 mostly 24.00-26.00 120s 21.00-26.00 mostly 24.00-26.00 135s        
20.00-26.00 mostly 24.00-26.00