Shipping Point Fruit Report - Phoenix, AZ
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 13-SEP-2017                                 
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                
Phone:  (602) 514-7210     Fax:  (602) 514-7215                                 
                                                                                
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.                                         
                                                                                

IX_FV110                                                                        
                                                                                
Phoenix,     AZ: Partly Cloudy 85-106
Bakersfield, CA: Sunny 74-91
Fresno,      CA: Sunny 67-89
Oxnard,      CA: Sunny 63-72
Salinas,     CA: Partly Cloudy 64-69
Santa Maria, CA: Sunny 63-73
McAllen,     TX: Sunny 72-102
San Antonio, TX: Cloudy 62-95
Culiacan, SI     MX: Partly Cloudy 78-93
Hermosillo, SO   MX: Sunny 80-103
Morelia, MI      MX: Sunny 52-74
Torreon, CO      MX: Sunny 66-94
Veracruz, VE     MX: Partly Cloudy 73-85
Villahermosa, TB MX: Cloudy 74-90                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---MANGOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET 4S SLIGHTLY LOWER, 5S LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT  
STEADY. Wide range in quality and condition. cartons 1 layer Keitt 4s 3.00-4.00
mostly 3.50 few 4.50 occasional higher 5s 3.00-4.00 mostly 3.00-3.50 few 4.50  
occasional higher 6s 3.00-4.25 mostly 3.50-3.75 few 4.50 occasional higher 7s  
3.00-4.25 mostly 3.50-3.75 few 4.50 occasional higher 8s 3.00-4.25 mostly      
3.50-3.75 few 4.50 occasional higher 9s 3.00-4.25 mostly 3.50-3.75 few 4.50    
occasional higher 10s 3.00-4.25 mostly 3.50-3.75 few 4.50 occasional higher 12s
3.00-3.50  few 4.00 occasional higher                                          

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2016 Season                                                                    
---LEMONS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET 75-95S SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT     
STEADY. Wide range in quality and price. 7/10 bushel cartons Marked Choice 75s 
16.00-20.95 mostly 17.50-18.95 occasional higher 95s 16.00-20.95 mostly        
17.50-18.95 occasional higher 115s 16.00-18.95  few 20.00 140s 16.00-18.95  few
20.00 165s 16.00-20.95 mostly 16.00-18.95 occasional higher 200s 16.00-18.95   
mostly 16.00-18.00 occasional higher                                           
---LIMES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET 175-200S SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT    
STEADY. Wide range in quality, condition and price. 40 lb cartons Seedless Type
110s 18.00-22.00 mostly 19.00-20.00 few 24.00 150s 18.00-22.00 mostly          
19.00-20.00 few 24.00 175s 16.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 200s 14.00-18.00     
mostly 16.00-17.00 occasional higher 230s 10.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00       
occasional higher 250s 8.00-11.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 occasional higher          

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2016 Season                                                                    
---PAPAYA: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Wide range in quality and   
condition. 30-35 lb cartons Tainung 20.00-22.00  occasional higher 35-40 lb    
cartons Maradol Type 20.00-22.00  occasional higher                            

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---MANGOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality and
appearance. flats 1 layer Keitt 5s 3.00-4.25 mostly 3.50-4.00 few 4.50 6s      
3.00-4.25 mostly 3.50-4.00 few 4.50 7s 3.00-4.25 mostly 3.50-4.00 few 4.50 8s  
3.00-4.25 mostly 3.50-4.00 few 4.50 9s 3.00-4.25 mostly 3.50-4.00 few 4.50 10s 
3.00-4.25 mostly 3.50-4.00 few 4.50 12s 3.00-4.00 mostly 3.50-4.00 few 4.50    
---PINEAPPLES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET 7-8S LOWER, OTHERS SLIGHTLY LOWER.  cartons
1 layer golden ripe 5s 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 6s 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50
7s 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00 8s 6.00-6.50 mostly 6.00                              

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2017 Season                                                                    
---CANTALOUPS: SUPPLY AVAILABLE LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra 
services included. 1/2 cartons 9s 7.50-8.50 mostly 7.50-8.00 12s 7.00-8.50     
mostly 7.50-8.00 ORGANIC 1/2 cartons 9s 12.95  12s 14.95                       
---HONEYDEWS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services         
included. 2/3 cartons 5s 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50 6s 5.00-6.00 mostly        
5.00-5.50 ORGANIC 2/3 cartons 5s   supplies insufficient to establish a market 
---WATERMELONS: SUPPLY AVAILABLE LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT       
STEADY. Extra services included. cartons Red Flesh Seedless Miniature 8s       
11.95-12.95  9s 11.95-12.95  24 inch bins Red Flesh Seedless Type approx 45    
count .18-.22 mostly .20-.22 few .24 occasional lower approx 60 count .18-.22  
mostly .20-.22 few .24 occasional lower ORGANIC 24 inch bins Red Flesh Seedless
Type approx 45 count .28-.30  approx 60 count .28-.30                          

SOUTH & CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2016 Season                                                                    
---ORANGES: DEMAND 88-138S GOOD, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET 88S HIGHER, 113-138S  
SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 7/10 bushel     
cartons Valencia Shprs 1st Grade 48s 19.60-22.95 mostly 20.55-22.95 56s        
19.60-22.95 mostly 21.53-22.95 72s 20.55-23.95 mostly 22.53-23.05 88s          
24.55-28.45 mostly 25.03-27.45 occasionaql lower 113s 27.55-30.95 mostly       
28.03-28.55 occasional lower 138s 26.55-30.95 mostly 27.03-27.55 occasional    
lower Shprs Choice 48s 16.55-21.95 mostly 18.53-19.60 56s 16.55-21.95 mostly   
18.53-19.60 72s 17.55-22.95 mostly 19.55-20.55 88s 23.05-27.45 mostly          
24.53-26.45 occasional lower 113s 26.55-29.95 mostly 27.53-27.55 occasional    
lower 138s 26.05-29.95 mostly 26.05-27.55 occasional lower ORGANIC 7/10 bushel 
cartons Valencia Shprs 1st Grade 48s 28.95-30.00  56s 28.95-32.00  72s         
30.95-34.00  Shprs Choice 72s 26.95                                            

SOUTH & CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---LEMONS: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Very wide
range in price. 7/10 bushel cartons Shprs 1st Grade 75s 34.05-38.53  occasional
lower 95s 35.05-39.53  occasional lower 115s 35.05-39.55  occasional lower 140s
29.05-39.53 mostly 34.05-36.55 occasional lower 165s 27.05-35.05 mostly        
32.53-35.05 occasional lower 200s 25.05-33.05 mostly 28.55-33.05 occasional    
lower 235s 23.05-33.55 mostly 27.05-31.05 Shprs Choice 75s 24.05-30.55 mostly  
27.55-30.55 occasional lower 95s 26.05-33.55  115s 27.05-33.55  140s           
26.05-36.55 mostly 26.95-32.05 165s 25.05-33.55  200s 22.05-31.55 mostly       
24.95-30.05 235s 19.05-28.55 mostly 22.55-28.55 ORGANIC 7/10 bushel cartons    
Shprs 1st Grade 95s 62.53-75.95 mostly 63.53-70.00 occasional higher 115s      
62.53-75.95 mostly 63.53-70.00 140s 62.53-75.95 mostly 63.53-70.00 165s        
62.53-68.00  200s 57.53-60.95  occasional higher 235s 51.53-54.53  Shprs Choice
95s 51.53-60.95 mostly 53.53-55.95 115s 51.53-60.95 mostly 53.53-55.95 140s    
51.53-55.95  165s 51.53-55.95  200s 53.53-55.95                                

TEXAS                                                                          
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2017 Season                                                                    
---WATERMELONS: DEMAND SEEDLESS MODERATE, SEEDED LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.   
24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seeded Type approx 28 count .09-.11 mostly       
.09-.10 occasional higher approx 35 count .09-.11 mostly .09-.10 occasional    
higher Red Flesh Seedless Type approx 35 count .12-.15 mostly .13-.14 few .16  
occasional higher approx 45 count .13-.16 mostly .14-.15 few .17 occasional    
higher