Shipping Point Onion and Potato Recap Report - Washington, DC
WASHINGTON, DC 13-SEP-2017                                                                                                                            
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Recap of Available Shipping Point Onions and Potatoes FOB for Wednesday, September 13, 20                                                             
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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 13-SEP-2017                           
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                

DELAWARE                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Harvest curtailed by rain and wet    
fields. Round White U.S. One 50 lb sacks sz A 8.75-9.25  occas lower tote bags 
approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 15.50-16.50 mostly 15.50-16.00 occas lower Yellow 
Type U.S. One 50 lb sacks sz A 13.75-14.75  tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt  
sz A 26.50-28.20                                                               

LONG ISLAND NEW YORK                                                           
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Round White U.S. One baled 10 5-lb  
sacks sz A 11.00-11.50  occas higher and lower 50 lb sacks sz A 8.50-9.00  sz A
lge   few 10.75-11.00 tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 16.00-17.00       
Yellow Type U.S. One baled 10 5-lb sacks sz A 15.00-16.00  tote bags approx    
2000 lbs per cwt sz A 26.50-28.50  occas higher and lower                      

MICHIGAN                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET STEADY.  Yellow Globe Type master container 
16 3-lb mesh sacks med 12.00-14.00  occasional 15.00                           

NEW YORK                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET STEADY.  Yellow Globe Type 50 lb sacks jbo  
10.00-12.00  med 2 1/4"min 9.00-11.00                                          

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 13-SEP-2017                            
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

BIG LAKE AND CENTRAL MINNESOTA                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Truck shortage slows   
movement. Round Red U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 14.00-15.00  50 lb   
cartons sz A 14.00  sz B 20.00-21.50  Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 30.00  50 lb sacks sz
A 12.50  sz B 18.50-20.00  tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 22.00  fine  
appearance 26.00 sz B 34.00-37.00  U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A 6.50-7.50  sz B   
12.50-14.00                                                                    

CENTRAL WISCONSIN                                                              
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND RUSSET CARTONS 40S-80S FAIRLY GOOD AT LOWER PRICES, OTHERS 
FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET RUSSET CARTONS 40S-80S LOWER, OTHERS STEADY.  Russet       
Norkotah U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 6.50-8.00 mostly 7.00-7.50 baled
10 5-lb film bags sz A 7.50-9.00 mostly 8.00-8.50 50 lb cartons 40s 16.00-19.00
mostly 17.00-18.00 few higher 50s 16.00-19.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 few higher 60s
16.00-19.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 few higher 70s 16.00-19.00 mostly 17.00-18.00   
few higher 80s 14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 few higher 90s 10.50-14.00 mostly
11.00-12.00 100s 10.50-12.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 Round Red U.S. One baled 10    
5-lb film bags sz A 13.00-16.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 50 lb cartons sz A          
13.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 sz B 16.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 50 lb sacks 
sz A 12.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 sz B 15.00-19.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 Yellow 
Type U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 11.50-15.50 mostly 12.00-14.00 50 lb
cartons sz A 13.00-14.50 mostly 14.00 50 lb sacks sz A 12.00-13.50 mostly 13.00

COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON & UMATILLA BASIN OREGON                              
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  Yellow Hybrid 50 lb sacks col
10.00-11.00  jbo 8.00-9.00  occas lower med 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 occas   
lower White 50 lb sacks jbo 18.00-20.00  med 16.00-18.00  Red Globe Type 25 lb 
sacks jbo 8.00  occas higher med 7.00  occas higher                            
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET BALES, US TWO, CARTON 40-70S LOWER,   
OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  Russet Norkotah U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb    
film bags non sz A 5.00-6.00  occas lower baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A     
6.00-7.00  occas lower 50 lb cartons 40s 13.00-16.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 50s    
13.00-17.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 60s 13.00-17.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 70s          
13.00-16.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 occas higher 80s 13.00-14.00 mostly 13.00 occas 
higher 90s 10.00-11.00  occas higher 100s 10.00  occas higher U.S. Two 50 lb   
sacks 10 oz min 6.00-9.00  occas higher & lower Round Red U.S. One baled 10    
5-lb film bags sz A 12.00-15.00  50 lb cartons sz A 11.00-15.00  sz B          
16.00-18.00  Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 30.00-36.00  U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6.00-8.00   
Yellow Type U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 16.00-19.00  50 lb cartons sz
A 16.00-18.00  sz B 11.00-14.00  Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 30.00-38.00 mostly        
30.00-32.00 occas lower U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 5.00-8.00                         

IDAHO AND MALHEUR COUNTY, OREGON                                               
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  Yellow Spanish Hybrid U.S.   
One 50 lb sacks Super Col 12.00-13.00  occas higher col 11.00-12.00  jbo       
9.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 med 6.00-6.50 mostly 6.00 occas higher & lower White   
U.S. One 50 lb sacks jbo 20.00  occas higher & lower med 18.00  occas higher & 
lower Red Globe Type U.S. One 25 lb sacks jbo 9.00-10.00 mostly 9.00 occas     
lower med 7.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 occas lower                                    

MINNESOTA-NORTH DAKOTA (RED RIVER VALLEY)                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Truck shortage    
slows movement. Round Red U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 14.00  50 lb   
cartons sz A 14.00  sz B 20.00-21.50  Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 30.00  50 lb sacks sz
A 12.50  sz B 18.50-20.00 mostly 18.50-19.00 tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt 
sz A 22.00  sz B 34.00-37.00 mostly 34.00-35.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A      
7.00-7.50  sz B 14.00                                                          

NEBRASKA                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET UNSETTLED, WEAK UNDERTONE PREVAILS. Truck    
shortage limits movement. Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A
7.00-7.50 mostly 7.25 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 8.00-8.50 mostly 8.25 50 lb 
cartons 40s 14.00-16.00 mostly 15.00 50s 15.00-16.00 mostly 15.00 60s          
15.00-17.00 mostly 17.00 70s 15.00-17.00 mostly 17.00 80s 13.00-16.00 mostly   
15.00 90s 12.00-13.00 mostly 13.00 100s 12.00-13.00 mostly 12.00 U.S. Two baled
5 10-lb film bags 6.00-6.50  50 lb sacks 12.00                                 

NORTHWESTERN WASHINGTON                                                        
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  Round Red U.S. One 50 lb  
cartons sz A 18.00-20.00  fair appearance 15.00-17.00 sz B 22.00-24.00  fair   
appearance 18.00-21.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 35.00-45.00 mostly 40.00 U.S. Two 50
lb sacks 6.00-10.00  Long White U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 28.00-30.00  fair  
appearance 20.00-26.00 sz B 16.00-20.00  Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 38.00-45.00 mostly
40.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 10.00  Yellow Type U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A      
24.00-26.00  fair appearance 18.00-20.00 sz B 16.00-20.00  Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 
38.00-45.00 mostly 40.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 8.00-10.00                       

PERU IMPORTS - REPACKED AT VARIOUS EAST COAST SHIPPING POINTS                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET HIGHER.  Yellow Granex - Marked Sweet 40
lb cartons jbo 18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-19.00                                  

SAN LUIS VALLEY COLORADO                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY LIGHT. MARKET LOWER, WEAK UNDERTONE     
PREVAILS. Truck shortage limits movement. Russet Norkotah/Other Varieties U.S. 
One baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 7.00-7.25 mostly 7.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags 
sz A 8.00-8.25 mostly 8.00 50 lb cartons 40s 14.00-17.00  50s 15.00-17.00  60s 
15.00-17.00  70s 15.00-17.00  80s 13.00-15.00  90s 12.00-14.00 mostly          
12.00-13.00 100s 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 U.S. Two baled 5 10-lb film    
bags 6.00-6.50  occas higher 50 lb sacks 10 oz min 14.00-16.00                 

UPPER VALLEY, TWIN FALLS-BURLEY DISTRICT IDAHO                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND BALES GOOD, CARTON 40-70S LIGHT, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET   
BALES STEADY, OTHERS LOWER.  Russet Norkotah U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 5   
10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 5.50-6.50 mostly 5.50-6.00 occas lower baled 5 10-lb 
film bags non sz A 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.50 occas lower baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks  
non sz A 6.50-7.50 mostly 6.50-7.00 occas lower baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz 
A 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.50 occas lower 50 lb cartons 40s 12.00-14.00 mostly 13.00 
50s 12.00-14.00 mostly 13.00 60s 12.00-14.00 mostly 13.00 70s 12.00-14.00      
mostly 13.00 80s 13.00-15.00 mostly 13.00 90s 11.00-13.00  100s 10.00-12.00    
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6 oz min 8.50-10.00 mostly 9.00 10 oz min 11.00-13.50     
mostly 13.00