Shipping Point Fruit Recap Report - Washington, DC
WASHINGTON, DC 16-MAY-2018                                                                                                                            
WA_FV101                                                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
Recap of Available Shipping Point Fruit FOB for Wednesday, May 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-MAY-2018                           
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                

MICHIGAN                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---APPLES: SUPPLY GALA FAIRLY LIGHT, OTHERS LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET 
STEADY.  cartons tray pack Red Delicious U.S. ExFcy 88s 20.00-24.00 mostly     
21.00-23.00 occasional lower 125s 17.00-18.00  occasional lower Gala U.S. ExFcy
88s 28.00-32.00 mostly 29.00-30.00 125s 20.00-24.00  cartons 12 3-lb film bags 
Red Delicious U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 16.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-19.00 Gala U.S.   
ExFcy 2 1/2" min 18.00-22.00 mostly 19.00-20.00 few high as 24.00 Mcintosh U.S.
ExFcy 2 1/2" min 18.00-20.00  few high as 22.00                                

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 16-MAY-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 FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and    
cooling. Wide range in quality. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids 16.00-22.00 mostly
18.00-20.00                                                                    
---MISC BERRIES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET HIGHER. Includes palletizing and      
cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. Many sales booked open with price
to be establiished later. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Blackberries 5.00-8.00  
mostly 6.00-7.00 occasional higher                                             
---RASPBERRIES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. Includes palletizing and    
cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Red 
16.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00                                                 

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 STEADY. Extra services included. cartons 2
layer Hass 32s 33.25-37.25 mostly 34.25-36.25 occasional higher 36s 33.25-37.25
mostly 34.25-36.25 occasional higher 40s 34.25-37.25 mostly 34.25-36.25        
occasional higher 48s 34.25-37.25 mostly 35.25-36.25 occasional higher 60s     
30.25-34.25 mostly 31.25-33.25 occasional higher 70s 24.25-28.25 mostly        
24.25-26.25 occasional higher 84s 16.25-20.25 mostly 18.25 occasional higher   

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND VERY LIGHT. Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide     
range in quality and condition. Many sales booked open with price to be        
established later. Many berries being diverted to freezer and/or processor.    
flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med   supplies in too few hands to establish 
a market. Light and sporadic shipments expected to continue through May. LAST  
REPORT                                                                         

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE CALIFORNIA                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---RASPBERRIES: DEMAND MODERATE. Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range  
in quality. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Red 18.00-22.00 mostly 20.00          
occasional higher  FIRST REPORT                                                
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND VERY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing  
and cooling. Wide range in quality. Many sales booked open with price to be    
established later. Many berries being diverted to freezer and/or processor.    
flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med-lge 5.00-8.00 mostly 5.00 occasional     
higher and lower ORGANIC flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med-lge 6.00-10.00  
mostly 7.00-8.00 occasional higher and lower                                   

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---CHERRIES: DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletization and 
cooling. Wide range in prices. 16 lb cartons bagged Various Red Sweet Varieties
9 row sz 75.00-85.00  occasional high as 95.00 10 row sz 70.00-85.00           
occasional high as 95.00 occasional lower 10 1/2 row sz 70.00-85.00  occasional
high as 95.00 occasional lower 11 row sz 55.00-65.00 mostly 60.00 occasional   
higher 11 1/2 row sz 55.00-65.00 mostly 60.00 occasional higher 12 row sz      
20.00-40.00 mostly 30.00-40.00 occasional higher                               

SANTA MARIA CALIFORNIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and    
cooling. Wide range in quality. Many sales booked open with price to be        
established later. Many berries being diverted to freezer and/or processor.    
flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med-lge 4.00-8.00 mostly 4.00-5.00 occasional
hIgher and lower ORGANIC flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med-lge 6.00-10.00  
mostly 7.00-8.00 occasional higher and lower                                   

SOUTH & CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---BLUEBERRIES: DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET CONVENTIONAL SLIGHTLY HIGHER, ORGANIC 
ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality. Many    
present shipments from previous commitments and/or prior bookings. flats 12    
6-oz cups with lids 20.00-24.00 mostly 22.00 few 18.00 occasional higher       
ORGANIC flats 12 6-oz cups with lids 24.00-28.00 mostly 24.00-26.00            

SOUTH DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---AVOCADOS: SUPPLY 70S-84S FAIRLY HEAVY. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Extra
services included. flats 2 layer Hass 32s 38.25-41.25 mostly 39.25-40.25       
occasional higher 36s 38.25-41.25 mostly 39.25-40.25 occasional higher 40s     
38.25-41.25 mostly 39.25-40.25 occasional higher 48s 38.25-41.25 mostly        
39.25-40.25 occasional higher 60s 32.25-35.25 mostly 32.25-33.25 70s           
25.25-30.25 mostly 25.25-27.25 occasional higher and lower 84s 16.25-20.25     
mostly 17.25-18.25 occasional higher and lower                                 

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 16-MAY-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 GOLDEN DELICIOUS AND FUJI LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET 
STEADY.  cartons tray pack Fuji U.S. ExFcy 72s 28.00-30.00 mostly 28.00-29.00  
80s 28.00-30.00 mostly 28.00-29.00 88s 28.00-30.00 mostly 28.00-29.00 Mcintosh 
U.S. ExFcy 72s 24.00-30.00 mostly 25.00-28.00 80s 24.00-30.00 mostly           
25.00-28.00 88s 24.00-30.00 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 17.00-19.00 few higher 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 18.00-22.00 Empire U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 17.00-23.00    
mostly 20.00                                                                   

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 16-MAY-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 MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Brazil by Air
and Boat. 3.5 kg containers Solo Type Golden 8s 10.50-12.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 
occas higher and lower 9s 10.50-12.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 occas higher and lower
10s 10.50-12.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 occas higher and lower 12s 10.50-12.00      
mostly 11.00-12.00 occas higher and lower                                      

CARIBBEAN IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                               
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---MANGOES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. HAITI  Via boat
flats 1 layer Francis (Francine) 9s 10.00  occas higher and lower 10s 10.00    
occas higher and lower 12s 10.00  occas higher and lower                       

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 STEADY. COST RICA      
cartons 1 layer golden ripe 5s 6.00-7.00  occas high as  8.00-9.50 6s 6.00-7.00
occas high as  8.00-9.50 7s 6.00-7.00  occas high as  8.00-9.50 8s 6.00-7.00   
occas 8.00                                                                     

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 VERY LIGHT. GUATEMALA  by Air flats 12 6-oz cups with  
lids Blackberries lge   supply in too few hands to quote                       

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 VERY LIGHT. GUATEMALA, HONDURAS, COSTA RICA 1/2 cartons  
9s   Supply in too few hands to quote 12s   Supply in too few hands to quote   
15s   Supply in too few hands to quote oversized 1/2 cartons 6s (5 size)       
Supply in too few hands to quote 9s (6 size)   Supply in too few hands to quote

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 MODERATE. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. GUATEMALA,    
COSTA RICA flats 1 layer Tommy Atkins 6s 3.50-4.00  occas higher 7s 3.50-4.00  
occas higher 8s 3.50-4.00  occas higher 9s 3.50-4.00  occas higher 10s 3.00    
occas higher 12s 3.00                                                          

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---PAPAYA: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. GUATEMALA.   
30-35 lb cartons Tainung 8s 20.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 9s 20.00-24.00      
mostly 20.00-21.00 occas higher 10s 20.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 occas higher
12s 20.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 occas higher 13s 19.00-20.00  few higher 14s
19.00-20.00  few higher                                                        
---PINEAPPLES: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. COSTA RICA     
cartons 1 layer golden ripe 5s 7.00-8.00  occas higher 6s 7.00-8.00  occas     
higher 7s 7.00-8.00  occas higher 8s 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.00 occas higher        

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

FLORIDA                                                                        
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---CANTALOUPS: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD AT SLIGHTLY LOWER PRICES. 
MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Includes palletizing and precooling. Some harvest       
curtailed due to rain or wet fields. 24 inch bins Athena Type 120s             
180.00-190.00 mostly 185.00-190.00 few previous commitments higher occas lower 
150s 160.00-170.00 mostly 165.00 few including previous commitments lower      

SOUTH FLORIDA                                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---WATERMELONS: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Some early harvest curtailed 
due to wet fields. 24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seeded Type 35s .15-.16  occas
lower Red Flesh Seedless Type 36s .23  previous commitments lower, occas higher
45s .23  few .24, previous commitments lower 60s .22-.23                       

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
ORLANDO-IMPORTS Shipping Point Prices as of 16-MAY-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: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  18 kg containers  
Packham Triumph 70 sz 22.00-26.00 mostly 24.00-26.00 80 sz 22.00-26.00 mostly  
24.00-26.00 90 sz 22.00-24.00 mostly 24.00 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 FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Fair quality lower. Most Crimson
Seedless being booked price after sale. 18 lb containers bagged Crimson        
Seedless exlge 14.00-16.00  lge 12.00-14.00  med-lge 10.00-12.00               

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: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  18 kg cartons tray pack Granny 
Smith MKD ExFcy 70s 28.00-30.00 mostly 28.00 80s 28.00-30.00 mostly 28.00 90s  
24.00-26.00  100s 22.00-24.00  Royal Gala MKD ExFcy 70s 18.00-24.00 mostly     
22.00 occasional higher 80s 18.00-24.00 mostly 22.00 occasional higher 90s     
18.00-24.00 mostly 22.00                                                       
---KIWIFRUIT: SUPPLY FAIRLY HEAVY. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET LOWER.  9 kg    
(19.8 lb) containers loose Hayward 25s 17.00-19.00 mostly 18.00 occasional     
higher 27s 16.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 occasional higher 30s 15.00-17.00 mostly   
16.00 occasional higher 33s 14.00-16.00 mostly 15.00 occasional higher 36s     
13.00-15.00 mostly 14.00 39s 13.00-14.00 mostly 13.00 42s 11.00-13.00 mostly   
12.00                                                                          
---PEARS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  18 kg cartons    
tray pack Bosc 70 sz 34.00-38.00 mostly 36.00-38.00 occasional higher 80 sz    
34.00-38.00 mostly 36.00-38.00 occasional higher 90 sz 34.00-38.00 mostly      
36.00-38.00 occasional higher 100 sz 32.00-36.00 mostly 34.00                  

PERU IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY PHILADELPHIA AREA AND NEW YORK CITY AREA         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - Prices in U.S. Dollars                     
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2018 Season                                                                    
---CLEMENTINES: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Repacked        
en-route flat cartons 10 3-lb mesh bags 24 sz 34.50-38.00 mostly 36.50         
occasional higher 28 sz 34.50-38.00 mostly 36.50 occasional higher 32 sz       
34.50-38.00 mostly 36.50                                                       

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

IMPERIAL VALLEY, CALIFORNIA AND CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---CANTALOUPS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD AT SLIGHTLY LOWER PRICES. MARKET      
SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services included.  Most present shipments from prior    
bookings and/or previous commitments. 1/2 cartons 9s 11.95-14.95 mostly        
11.95-12.95 12s 10.95-12.95 mostly 10.95 15s 7.95-10.95 mostly 8.95            

IMPERIAL VALLEY, CALIFORNIA AND CENTRAL ARIZONA                                
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---HONEYDEWS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra       
services included. 2/3 cartons 5s 7.00-9.50  6s 7.00-8.50                      

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---WATERMELONS: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET HIGHER. Most present shipments from prior  
bookings and/or previous commitments 24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seeded Type 
approx 28 count .16-.18 mostly .16 approx 35 count .16-.18 mostly .17-.18 Red  
Flesh Seedless Type approx 35 count .22-.24 mostly .24 few .26 previous        
commitments lower approx 45 count .24-.26 mostly .24 few .22 previous          
commitments lower approx 60 count .21-.24 mostly .22 few .20                   

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---ORANGES: DEMAND 113S AND 138S GOOD, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.   
Extra services included. 7/10 bushel cartons Valencia No Grade Marks 72s       
10.00-13.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 occasional higher 88s 11.00-13.00 mostly 12.00  
113s 13.00-14.00 mostly 13.00 occasional higher 138s 12.00-14.00 mostly        
13.00-14.00                                                                    

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2017 Season                                                                    
---CANTALOUPS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET 9S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, 15S   
LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 1/2 cartons 9s 9.00-12.00 
mostly 9.00-10.00 12s 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00 15s 4.50-6.50 mostly 4.50-5.00    
---HONEYDEWS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET 6S HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra 
services included. 2/3 cartons 5s 6.00-8.95 mostly 7.35 occasional higher and  
lower 6s 7.00-8.95 mostly 7.35-8.35 8s 3.00-4.50 mostly 4.00                   
---WATERMELONS: DEMAND MINIATURE MODERATE, 35 COUNT GOOD AT SLIGHTLY LOWER     
PRICES, OTHERS GOOD. MARKET MINIATURE 6S-11S, 45 COUNT SLIGHTLY HIGHER, 60     
COUNT HIGHER, 35 COUNT LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality and   
condition. Many present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous          
commitments. cartons Red Flesh Seedless Miniature 6s 9.95-12.95 mostly 10.95 8s
10.95-13.95 mostly 11.95 9s 10.95-13.95 mostly 11.95 11s 7.00-8.95 mostly 7.00 
occasional higher 24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type approx 35 count  
.16-.18 mostly .16 occasional higher and lower approx 45 count .18-.20  few .22
approx 60 count .18-.20 mostly .20 few .22 75-80s .10-.12 mostly .10 occasional
higher                                                                         

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---GRAPES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET FLAME ABOUT STEADY, OTHERS LOWER. Extra 
services included. Wide range in price.  Many present shipments from prior     
bookings and/or previous commitments. 18 lb containers bagged Perlette U.S. One
lge 22.95-28.95 mostly 22.95-24.95 occasional lower Flame Seedless U.S. One lge
22.95-28.95 mostly 24.95-26.95 occasional lower Black Seedless U.S. One lge    
22.95-28.95 mostly 24.95-26.95 occasional lower                                
---MANGOES: DEMAND ATAULFO GOOD, TOMMY ATKINS MODERATE. MARKET TOMMY ATKINS 7S 
HIGHER, 6S AND 9S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Crossings include light
volumes of Haden variety. Wide range in quality and appearance. cartons 1 layer
Tommy Atkins 6s 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.50-5.00 7s 4.00-6.00  8s 4.00-5.25 mostly   
4.00-4.50 9s 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.00 10s 3.25-4.00 mostly 3.25-3.50 12s 3.00-3.75
mostly 3.00-3.50 Ataulfo 12s 5.50-7.00 mostly 5.50-6.00 14s 5.50-7.00 mostly   
5.50-6.00 16s 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50 18s 4.00-5.50 mostly 4.00-5.00 20s    
3.50-5.00 mostly 3.75-4.00 22s 3.50-5.00 mostly 3.50-3.75                      

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---LIMES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET 150-200S SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS LOWER. Wide     
range in price, quality and condition.  A few sales of 230-250s booked open    
with price to be established later. 40 lb cartons Seedless Type 110s           
22.00-32.00 mostly 25.00-30.00 few 34.00-38.00 occasional lower 150s           
22.00-30.00 mostly 24.00-28.00 few 32.00 occasional higher and lower 175s      
18.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 occasional higher 200s 10.00-15.00 mostly       
12.00-14.00 few 16.00 occasional higher 230s 6.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.00       
occasional higher 250s 6.00-8.00  few 10.00                                    

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2017 Season                                                                    
---WATERMELONS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. Most present shipments from    
prior bookings and/or previous commitments. 24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh      
Seedless Type approx 35 count   supplies insufficient to establish a market    
approx 45 count   supplies insufficient to establish a market approx 60 count  
supplies insufficient to establish a market.  Lighter shipments expected to    
continue through May. LAST REPORT                                              

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---PAPAYA: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET TAINUNG LOWER, MARADOL SLIGHTLY LOWER. Wide    
range in quality and condition. 30-35 lb cartons Tainung 19.00-23.00 mostly    
19.00-20.00 few 25.00 occasional lower 35-40 lb cartons Maradol Type           
19.00-26.00 mostly 22.00-24.00 occasional lower                                
---PINEAPPLES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET LOWER.  cartons 1 layer golden ripe 5s     
4.75-7.00 mostly 5.50-6.00 6s 4.75-7.00 mostly 5.50-6.00 few 7.50-8.00 7s      
4.75-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50 8s 4.75-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50                       

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---MANGOES: SUPPLY HADEN VERY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET HADEN 9-12S       
SLIGHTLY HIGHER, HADEN 6-8S AND ATAULFO 14-16S & 22S SLIGHTLY LOWER OTHERS     
ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality and appearance. flats 1 layer Haden 6s     
4.25-5.50 mostly 5.00-5.50 7s 4.25-5.00 mostly 5.00 8s 4.25-5.00 mostly 5.00 9s
4.00-5.00 mostly 4.50-4.75 10s 3.50-4.50 mostly 4.00-4.25 12s 3.25-4.00 mostly 
3.75 Tommy Atkins 6s 4.25-5.00 mostly 4.50-5.00 7s 4.25-5.00  8s 4.25-5.00  9s 
4.00-5.00 mostly 4.00-4.50 10s 3.50-4.00  12s 3.25-4.00 mostly 3.50 Ataulfo 12s
5.50-8.50 mostly 7.00-8.50 one label 9.50 14s 4.00-6.50 mostly 6.00-6.50 16s   
4.00-5.50 mostly 5.00-5.50 18s 4.00-5.00 mostly 5.00 few 5.50 20s 3.75-4.75    
mostly 4.50 occasional higher 22s 3.75-4.75 mostly 4.00 occasional higher      

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 26.80-38.95     
mostly 28.80-31.80 115s 25.80-38.95 mostly 28.80-31.80 140s 28.80-35.95 mostly 
29.80-32.80 165s 29.80-34.95 mostly 30.80-32.80 occasional higher 200s         
27.80-33.95 mostly 29.80-31.78 occasional higher 235s 24.80-31.95 mostly       
25.80-28.78 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 24.80-32.95 mostly 
24.80-28.80 occasional higher 165s 26.80-32.95 mostly 27.80-29.80 occasional   
higher 200s 24.80-31.95 mostly 26.80-29.78 occasional higher 235s 21.80-28.95  
mostly 23.80-27.80 ORGANIC 7/10 bushel cartons Shprs 1st Grade 75s 32.80-51.80 
mostly 35.80-45.80 few 56.78 95s 40.80-50.95 mostly 43.80-50.95 few 56.78 115s 
46.80-52.80 mostly 46.80-50.95 few 56.78 140s 44.80-48.90  few 56.78 165s      
44.80-48.95  few 56.78 Shprs Choice 95s 28.80-42.78 mostly 29.80-39.95         
occasional higher 115s 29.80-42.78 mostly 30.80-37.95 occasional higher 140s   
27.80-42.78 mostly 28.80-36.95 occasional higher                               
---ORANGES: SUPPLY 88-138S LIGHT. DEMAND 88-138S GOOD, OTHERS FAIRLY GOOD.     
MARKET STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons Navel Shprs 1st Grade 40s 15.80-18.95      
mostly 16.80-17.95 occasional higher 48s 20.80-24.80 mostly 20.80-22.80        
occasional higher 56s 21.80-25.80 mostly 21.80-24.80 occasional higher 72s     
22.80-27.80 mostly 23.80-27.80 occasional higher 88s 23.80-27.80 mostly        
24.80-27.80 occasional higher 113s 25.80-27.80  occasional higher 138s         
24.80-27.95 mostly 25.80-27.95 occasional higher Shprs Choice 40s 14.78-15.80  
few 16.80 48s 16.80-18.80  56s 17.78-18.80  occasional higher 72s 18.80-20.80  
occasional higher 88s 21.80-24.80 mostly 21.80-23.80 occasional higher 113s    
25.80-27.80  occasional higher 138s 24.80-27.50 mostly 24.80-26.50             

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
RALEIGH Shipping Point Prices as of 16-MAY-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: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Report issued Monday,
Wednesday, and Friday.  Includes palletizing and cooling. flats 8 1-lb         
containers with lids med-lge 12.00-14.00  occasional higher                    

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
YAKIMA Shipping Point Prices as of 16-MAY-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 GRANNY SMITH 72-88S FAIRLY GOOD AT LOWER PRICES, OTHERS      
FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET GRANNY SMITH 72-88S LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Prices     
include palletizing and cooling. Wide range in prices. cartons tray pack Red   
Delicious WAExFcy 72s 13.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 occ lwr fineappear        
16.00-17.00  occ hgr 80s 13.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 occ lwr fineappear     
16.00-18.00  88s 13.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 fineappear 16.00-18.00  100s   
13.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 fineappear 16.00-18.00  113s 13.00-16.00        
fineappear 16.00-17.00  125s 13.00-16.00  fineappear 16.00-17.00  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 19.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 fineappear 23.00-27.00 mostly       
23.00-26.00 occ hgr 100s 16.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-19.00 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 19.00-22.00 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 16.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-19.00 fineappear 21.00-28.00 mostly           
22.00-25.00 occ hgr 100s 14.00-17.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 fineappear 17.00-22.00 
mostly 18.00-21.00 occ hgr 113s 12.00-17.00 mostly 13.00-16.00 fineappear      
17.00-19.00  occ hgr 125s 12.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-15.00 fineappear 16.00-18.00
occ hgr Granny Smith WAExFcy 72s 22.00-28.00 mostly 24.00-26.00 fineappear     
34.00-40.00 mostly 34.00-38.00 occ hgr/lwr 80s 22.00-28.00 mostly 22.00-24.00  
fineappear 32.00-38.00 mostly 34.00-36.00 occ hgr 88s 18.00-24.00 mostly       
19.00-22.00 fineappear 24.00-30.00 mostly 26.00-28.00 occ hgr 100s 15.00-20.00 
mostly 16.00-18.00 fineappear 20.00-26.00 mostly 21.00-23.00 occ hgr 113s      
14.00-18.00 mostly 15.00-17.00 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 18.00-24.00 mostly 19.00-21.00 fineappear 26.00-28.00  occ hgr 72s 
18.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-23.00 fineappear 26.00-28.00  occ hgr 80s 18.00-24.00 
mostly 20.00-23.00 occ lwr fineappear 24.00-28.00 mostly 24.00-27.00 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 15.00-16.00 fineappear 17.00-19.00 
125s 14.00-16.00  fineappear 16.00-17.00  occ hgr Honeycrisp WAExFcy 72s       
50.00-58.00 mostly 52.00-56.00 fineappear 60.00-67.00 mostly 64.00-67.00 occ   
hgr 80s 50.00-58.00 mostly 52.00-56.00 fineappear 60.00-67.00 mostly           
64.00-67.00 occ hgr 88s 48.00-56.00 mostly 50.00-54.00 fineappear 58.00-66.00  
mostly 61.00-64.00 occ hgr 100s 34.00-42.00 mostly 36.00-40.00 fineappear      
42.00-48.00 mostly 44.00-48.00 113s 24.00-30.00 mostly 26.00-30.00 fineappear  
30.00-36.00 mostly 30.00-34.00 125s 22.00-28.00 mostly 24.00-26.00 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 10.00-11.00 Golden Delicious WAExFcy 2    
1/2" min 14.00-17.00 mostly 15.00-17.00 2 1/4" min 10.00-12.00 mostly          
11.00-12.00 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 14.00-18.00   
mostly 15.00-17.00 occ hgr 2 1/4" min 8.00-11.00 mostly 9.00-11.00 occ hgr Gala
WAExFcy 2 1/2" min 14.00-18.00 mostly 14.00-17.00 2 1/4" min 10.00-13.00 mostly
11.00-13.00 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 33.00-43.00 mostly 37.00-41.00 occ hgr/lwr 100s 23.00-32.00 mostly         
24.00-28.00 occ hgr/lwr 113s 20.00-28.00 mostly 21.00-25.00 occ hgr cartons 12 
3-lb film bags Gala WAExFcy 2 1/2" min 20.00-28.00 mostly 21.00-25.00 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