Shipping Point Fruit Recap Report - Washington, DC
WASHINGTON, DC 12-OCT-2017                                                                                                                            
WA_FV101                                                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
Recap of Available Shipping Point Fruit FOB for Thursday, October 12, 2017                                                                            
                                                                                                                                                      
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 12-OCT-2017                           
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                

ARGENTINA/URUGUAY IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - Prices in U.S. Dollars                     
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---BLUEBERRIES: SUPPLY ORGANIC FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND ORGANIC MODERATE,          
CONVENTIONAL FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. Movement mostly via air. flats 12 6-oz
cups with lids lge 20.00-24.00  occasional 17.00-18.00, few prior commitments  
higher ORGANIC flats 12 4.4-oz cups with lids med-lge 34.00-42.00  few low as  
30.00, and high as 44.00                                                       

MICHIGAN                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---APPLES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. extra services extra cartons tray
pack Golden Delicious U.S. ExFcy 88s 24.00-26.00  Gala U.S. ExFcy 88s          
26.00-30.00 mostly 27.00-29.00 few higher, occas lower 125s 22.00-24.00        
Mcintosh U.S. ExFcy 88s 24.00-30.00 mostly 26.00-28.00 Cortland U.S. ExFcy 88s 
25.00-30.00 mostly 26.00-30.00 Honeycrisp U.S. ExFcy 64s 62.00-72.00 mostly    
62.00-70.00 few 60.00 88s 62.00-72.00 mostly 64.00-70.00 few 60.00 cartons 12  
3-lb film bags Red Delicious U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 17.00-20.00 mostly          
18.00-19.00 Golden Delicious U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 18.00-20.00  occas higher   
and lower Fuji U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 20.00-24.00  Gala U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min   
20.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-23.00 Mcintosh U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 18.00-22.00      
mostly 20.00 occas lower Jonathan U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 18.00-20.00  Cortland  
U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 20.00-22.00  Honeycrisp U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 40.00-50.00
mostly 40.00-44.00 occas lower                                                 

PERU IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY PHILADELPHIA AREA AND NEW YORK CITY AREA         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - Prices in U.S. Dollars                     
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---BLUEBERRIES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. Includes few through South      
Florida. Movement mostly via boat. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids lge 22.00-26.00
mostly 23.00-24.00 occasional higher and lower                                 

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 12-OCT-2017                                 
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

KERN DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---GRAPES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included. 19 lb   
containers bagged Red Globe lge-exlge 18.95-20.95  occasional higher and lower 
med-lge 16.95-17.95  Autumn King lge-exlge 18.95-22.95 mostly 20.95 med-lge    
16.95-18.95  Autumn Royal lge-exlge 18.95-20.95  occasional higher med-lge     
16.95-18.95  Scarlet Royal lge-exlge 18.95-20.95  med-lge 15.95-16.95  ORGANIC 
19 lb containers bagged Autumn Royal lge-exlge 24.95-26.95  occasional higher  
Scarlet Royal lge-exlge 23.95-26.95  occasional higher                         

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 BEST GOOD, OTHERS LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. Includes         
palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids   
18.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 few 26.00 occasional higher and lower           
---MISC BERRIES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Includes palletizing and 
cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids     
Blackberries 9.00-12.00 mostly 10.00 few 14.00 occasional higher               
---RASPBERRIES: DEMAND BEST MODERATE, OTHERS LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER.     
Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality. flats 12 6-oz cups    
with lids Red 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00 few 16.00 occasional higher             

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---AVOCADOS: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.       
cartons 2 layer Hass 40s 45.25-52.25 mostly 45.25-47.25 occasional higher and  
lower 48s 38.25-43.25 mostly 40.25-42.25 occasional higher 60s 30.25-39.25     
mostly 34.25-36.25 occasional higher 70s 30.25-35.25 mostly 30.25-32.25 84s    
26.25-31.25 mostly 28.25-30.25                                                 

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. includes palletizing
and cooling. Wide range in quality. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med      
9.00-12.00 mostly 10.00 few 14.00 occasional higher                            

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE CALIFORNIA                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---MISC BERRIES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Includes palletizing and 
cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids     
Blackberries 12.00-14.00  few includiing previous commitments 16.00 occasional 
higher                                                                         
---RASPBERRIES: DEMAND BEST MODERATE, OTHERS LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER.     
Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality. flats 12 6-oz cups    
with lids Red 10.00-14.00 mostly 12.00 few 16.00 occasional higher             
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND ORGANIC GOOD, OTHERS VERY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  
Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. Some    
sales booked open with price to be established later. flats 8 1-lb containers  
with lids sml-med 5.00-9.00 mostly 6.00-8.00 few 10.00 occasional higher and   
lower ORGANIC flats 8 1-lb containers with lids sml-med 22.00-28.00 mostly     
24.00-25.00 few including including previous commitments low as 18.00          
occasional higher                                                              

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---GRAPES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included. 19 lb  
containers bagged Red Globe lge-exlge 16.95-18.95 mostly 16.95-17.95 med-lge   
14.95-16.95 mostly 14.95-15.95 Autumn King lge-exlge 17.95-20.95 mostly        
18.95-19.95 med-lge 14.95-16.95 mostly 15.95-16.95 Autumn Royal lge-exlge      
16.95-18.95  occasional higher and lower med-lge 14.95-16.95 mostly 14.95-15.95
Scarlet Royal lge-exlge 16.95-18.95  occasional higher med-lge 14.95-16.95     
Vintage Red lge-exlge 16.95  med-lge 14.95                                     
---POMEGRANATES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra     
services included. cartons 2 layer Early Wonderful 24s 30.95-34.95 mostly      
30.95-32.95 occasional lower 26s 28.95-32.95 mostly 30.95-32.95 28s 28.95-32.95
mostly 30.95-32.95 30s 24.95-30.95 mostly 25.95-26.95 32s 24.95-30.95 mostly   
25.95-26.95 34s 18.95-22.95 mostly 18.95-20.95 36s 18.95-22.95 mostly          
18.95-20.95                                                                    

SANTA MARIA CALIFORNIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---MISC BERRIES: DEMAND ORGANIC MODERATE, OTHERS LIGHT. MARKET ORGANIC ABOUT   
STEADY, OTHERS SLIGHTLY LOWER. Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in 
quality and condition. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Blackberries 12.00-14.00   
few including previous commitments 16.00 occasional higher ORGANIC flats 12    
6-oz cups with lids Blackberries 18.00-23.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 occasional     
higher                                                                         
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND ORGANIC GOOD, OTHERS VERY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  
Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. Some    
sales booked open with price to be established later. flats 8 1-lb containers  
with lids med 6.00-10.00 mostly 7.00-8.00 few including previous commitments   
12.00 occasional higher and lower sml-med 6.00-9.00 mostly 6.00-8.00 few       
including previous commitments 12.00 occasional higher and lower ORGANIC flats 
8 1-lb containers with lids med 22.00-28.00 mostly 24.00-25.00 few including   
previous commitments low as 18.00 occasional higher sml-med 22.00-28.00 mostly 
24.00-25.00 few including previous commitments low as 18.00 occasional higher  

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 12-OCT-2017                            
                                                                               
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: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Truck shortage limits movement. cartons 
tray pack Gala U.S. ExFcy 72s 30.00-34.00 mostly 31.00-32.00 few lower 80s     
30.00-34.00 mostly 31.00-32.00 few lower 88s 30.00-34.00 mostly 31.00-32.00 few
lower Mcintosh U.S. ExFcy 72s 26.00-32.00 mostly 28.00-31.00 80s 26.00-31.00   
mostly 28.00-31.00 88s 26.00-31.00 mostly 28.00-31.00 100s 24.00-28.00 mostly  
25.00-26.00 Empire U.S. ExFcy 72s 25.00-31.00 mostly 26.00-28.00 80s           
25.00-31.00 mostly 26.00-28.00 88s 25.00-31.00 mostly 26.00-28.00 Cortland U.S.
ExFcy 72s 26.00-32.00 mostly 26.00-28.00 80s 26.00-32.00 mostly 26.00-28.00 88s
26.00-32.00 mostly 26.00-28.00 Honeycrisp U.S. ExFcy 64s 65.00-77.00 mostly    
65.00-70.00 occasional lower 72s 65.00-77.00 mostly 65.00-70.00 occasional     
lower 80s 65.00-77.00 mostly 65.00-70.00 occasional lower 88s 65.00-77.00      
mostly 65.00-70.00 occasional lower Macoun U.S. ExFcy 72s 26.00-28.00  few     
higher 80s 26.00-28.00  few higher 88s 26.00-28.00  few higher cartons 12 3-lb 
film bags Red Delicious U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 19.00-22.00  Golden Delicious    
U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 20.00-22.00 mostly 22.00 Fuji U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min      
22.00-26.00 mostly 24.00 Gala U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 20.00-26.00 mostly         
22.00-24.00 Mcintosh U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 19.00-25.00 mostly 22.00-24.00      
occasional lower Empire U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 18.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-22.00   
Cortland U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 20.00-25.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 occasional lower 
Ginger Gold U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 19.00-25.00 mostly 19.50-22.00 occasional    
lower Honeycrisp U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 41.00-50.00 mostly 43.00-48.00 Macoun   
U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 20.00-26.00 mostly 22.00                                 

NORTHERN CALIF INCL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---PEARS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. ADDITIONAL SERVICES EXTRA 40 lb      
cartons wrapped Bosc Golden U.S. One 70s 26.00-32.00 mostly 30.00-32.00 80s    
26.00-32.00 mostly 30.00-32.00 90s 24.00-32.00 mostly 28.00-32.00 100s         
22.00-28.00 mostly 26.00-28.00 110s 20.00-25.00 mostly 24.00-25.00             

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
INWOOD Shipping Point Prices as of 12-OCT-2017                                 
                                                                               
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 GOOD. MARKET GALA AND HONEYCRISP LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. 
cartons tray pack Red Delicious U.S. ExFcy 72s 19.00-23.00 mostly 20.00-22.00  
80s 19.00-23.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 88s 19.00-23.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 100s     
18.00-21.00 mostly 19.00-20.00 U.S. Fcy 100s 17.00-19.00 mostly 17.00 occas    
lower 113s 17.00-19.00 mostly 17.00 occas lower 125s 17.00-19.00 mostly 17.00  
occas lower 138s 17.00-19.00 mostly 17.00 occas lower Golden Delicious U.S.    
ExFcy 72s 24.00-29.00 mostly 26.00-29.00 80s 24.00-29.00 mostly 26.00-29.00 88s
24.00-29.00 mostly 26.00-29.00 100s 21.00-26.00 mostly 24.00 U.S. Fcy 100s     
17.00-19.00 mostly 17.00 113s 17.00-19.00 mostly 17.00 125s 17.00-19.00 mostly 
17.00 Fuji U.S. ExFcy 72s 33.00-38.00  80s 33.00-38.00  88s 33.00-38.00  Gala  
U.S. ExFcy 72s 28.00-33.00 mostly 30.00 80s 28.00-33.00 mostly 30.00 88s       
28.00-33.00 mostly 30.00 100s 28.00-29.00 mostly 28.00 U.S. Fcy 113s           
17.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 125s 17.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 138s 17.00-18.00 mostly 
17.00 Red Rome U.S. ExFcy 72s 21.00-22.00  80s 21.00-22.00  88s 21.00-22.00    
100s 20.00-21.00  Mcintosh U.S. ExFcy 72s 28.00  80s 28.00  88s 28.00  U.S. Fcy
100s 17.00-19.00  113s 17.00-19.00  125s 17.00-19.00  138s 17.00-19.00         
Honeycrisp U.S. ExFcy 64s 62.00-69.00 mostly 62.00-65.00 72s 62.00-69.00 mostly
62.00-65.00 80s 62.00-69.00 mostly 62.00-65.00 88s 62.00-69.00 mostly          
62.00-65.00 100s 62.00-65.00  cartons 12 3-lb film bags Red Delicious U.S.     
ExFcy 2 1/2" min 20.00-21.00  occas lower Golden Delicious U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2"   
min 21.00-24.00 mostly 21.00-22.00 occas lower Fuji U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min      
22.00-24.00  Granny Smith U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 24.00  Gala U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2"  
min 18.00-23.00 mostly 21.00 Red Rome U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 18.50-21.00 mostly 
19.00-20.00 Mcintosh U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 19.00-21.00 mostly 19.00-20.00      

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 12-OCT-2017                                  
                                                                               
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                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---PAPAYA: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Brazil by Air and Boat. 3.5 kg
containers Solo Type Golden 7s 9.75-10.25  8s 9.00-10.50 mostly 9.50-10.00 9s  
9.00-11.00 mostly 9.50-10.50 10s 9.50-11.00 mostly 10.00-10.50 12s   offerings 
insufficient to quoet                                                          

BRAZIL, ECUADOR AND PERU IMPORTS - PORT OF ENTRY PHILADELPHIA AREA             
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---MANGOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. BRAZIL flats 1 layer Tommy
Atkins 6s 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50 7s 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50 few higher  
8s 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50 few higher 9s 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50 few     
higher 10s 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50 few 6.50 occasional higher 12s 5.00-6.00 
some 4.75 few higher 14s 5.00-6.00                                             

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                                                    
2017 Season                                                                    
---COCONUTS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Dominican     
Republic. 65-70 lb sacks Dry 40s 30.00-34.00 mostly 30.00-33.00 occas higherand
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                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---PINEAPPLES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. COST RICA cartons 1 layer golden   
ripe 5s 4.00-6.00 mostly 5.00-6.00 fineappear 8.00-8.50  6s 4.00-6.00 mostly   
5.00-6.00 fineappear 8.00-8.50  7s 4.00-6.00 mostly 5.00-6.00 8s 4.00-6.00     
mostly 5.00-6.00                                                               

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---MISC BERRIES: GUATEMALA   By Air. Quality and appearance mostly fair. flats 
12 6-oz cups with lids Blackberries med   supplies insufficient 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                                                                    
---PAPAYA: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. GUATEMALA. 30-35 lb cartons   
Tainung 8s 19.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 9s 19.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 10s
19.00-20.00  some high as 24.00 12s 19.00-24.00 mostly 19.00-20.00 13s 19.75   
14s 19.75                                                                      
---PINEAPPLES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. COSTA RICA cartons 1 layer golden  
ripe 5s 4.00-6.00 mostly 5.00 few higher 6s 4.00-6.00 mostly 5.00-6.00 few     
higher 7s 4.00-6.00 mostly 5.00-6.00 8s 4.00-6.00 mostly 5.00-6.00             

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
ORLANDO-IMPORTS Shipping Point Prices as of 12-OCT-2017                        
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

CHILE IMPORTS - PORT OF ENTRY PHILADELPHIA AREA                                
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - Prices in U.S. Dollars                     
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---TANGERINES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER.  cartons 
10 3-lb mesh bags W. Murcott Afourer 24 size 32.00-36.00 mostly 32.00-34.00    
occasional higher and lower 28 size 32.00-36.00 mostly 32.00-34.00 occasional  
higher and lower 32 size 30.00-32.00  occasional higher and lower 36 size      
26.00-28.00  occasional higher and lower                                       

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                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---TANGERINES: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  cartons 
10 3-lb mesh bags W. Murcott Afourer 24 size   supplies insufficient to quote  
28 size   supplies insufficient to quote 32 size   supplies insufficient to    
quote                                                                          

SOUTH AFRICA IMPORTS - PORT OF ENTRY PHILADELPHIA AREA                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - Prices in U.S. Dollars                     
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---ORANGES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  15 kg cartons       
Valencia Seedless Midknight 40s 30.00-34.00 mostly 32.00 occasional lower 48s  
30.00-34.00 mostly 32.00 occasional lower 56s 30.00-34.00 mostly 32.00         
occasional lower 64s 30.00-34.00 mostly 32.00 occasional lower 72s 30.00-34.00 
mostly 32.00 occasional lower 88s 30.00-34.00 mostly 32.00 occasional lower    

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 12-OCT-2017                                
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

CENTRAL & SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---LEMONS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Very wide range in price. 7/10
bushel cartons Shprs 1st Grade 75s 29.55-38.53 mostly 32.50-36.95 95s          
31.05-39.53 mostly 32.55-36.95 115s 29.55-39.53 mostly 32.55-36.95 140s        
26.55-39.53 mostly 30.05-35.95 165s 23.55-34.53 mostly 26.55-33.95 200s        
21.55-32.53 mostly 24.55-30.95 235s 21.55-29.55 mostly 21.55-26.53 occasional  
lower Shprs Choice 75s 21.50-30.53 mostly 23.55-28.95 95s 22.55-33.53 mostly   
24.50-31.53 115s 22.55-33.53 mostly 24.50-31.53 140s 22.55-36.53 mostly        
23.50-28.55 165s 21.55-33.53 mostly 23.55-27.55 200s 20.55-31.53 mostly        
22.55-26.55 235s 18.55-28.53 mostly 19.55-25.55 occasional lower               

CENTRAL ARIZONA                                                                
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2017 Season                                                                    
---CANTALOUPS: SUPPLY AVAILABLE LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY     
HIGHER. Extra services included. Most present shipments from prior bookings    
and/or previous commitments. 1/2 cartons 9s 9.95-10.95  occasional lower 12s   
9.95-10.95  occasional lower 15s   supplies insufficient to establish a market 
---HONEYDEWS: SUPPLY AVAILABLE VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.   
Extra services included. Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or     
previous commitments. 2/3 cartons 5s 9.25-9.95  6s 9.25-9.95  oversized 2/3    
cartons 4s (3 size) 7.50-8.00  5s (4 size) 9.00-9.50                           

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2017 Season                                                                    
---HONEYDEWS: DEMAND GOOD. Extra services included. 2/3 cartons 4s 6.35-8.95   
5s 6.35-8.95  6s 6.35-8.95 mostly 6.35-7.35 FIRST REPORT                       
---WATERMELONS: DEMAND GOOD AT SLIGHTLY LOWER PRICES. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER.   
Wide range in quality and condition. 24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seedless    
Type approx 35 count .26-.30 mostly .28 few .24 approx 45 count .26-.30 mostly 
.28 few .24 approx 60 count .24-.26  occasional higher                         

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---LEMONS: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality and price.  
7/10 bushel cartons Marked Choice 75s 16.00-20.95 mostly 17.00-18.00 95s       
16.00-20.95 mostly 17.00-18.00 115s 16.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 occasional  
higher 140s 16.00-18.95 mostly 17.00-18.95 few 20.00 165s 16.00-18.00 mostly   
17.00-18.00 occasional higher 200s 16.00-18.00  occasional higher              
---LIMES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality,         
condition and price. 40 lb cartons Seedless Type 110s 11.00-14.00 mostly       
11.00-12.00 occasional higher and lower 150s 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00    
occasional higher and lower 175s 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00 occasional higher and
lower 200s 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00 occasional lower 230s 10.00-12.00          
occasional higher and lower 250s 8.00-10.00  occasional higher                 

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---WATERMELONS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  24 inch bins  
per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type approx 35 count .30-.32 mostly .30 occasional   
lower approx 45 count .30-.32 mostly .30 occasional lower                      

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---PAPAYA: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in  
quality and condition. 30-35 lb cartons Tainung 23.00-24.00  few 26.00 35-40 lb
cartons Maradol Type 23.00-24.00  few 26.00                                    
---PINEAPPLES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET 5S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.
cartons 1 layer golden ripe 5s 5.50-7.00 mostly 5.50 6s 5.50-7.00 mostly 5.50  
7s 5.50-7.00 mostly 5.50 8s 5.50-6.00 mostly 5.50                              

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 HIGHER. Extra       
services included. 1/2 cartons 9s 7.00-8.95 mostly 7.95-8.95 12s 6.50-8.50     
mostly 7.45-8.00 oversized 1/2 cartons 9s (6 size)   supplies insufficient to  
establish a system                                                             
---HONEYDEWS: SUPPLY AVAILABLE VERY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT    
STEADY. Extra services included. 2/3 cartons 5s 8.00  occasional lower 6s 8.00 
occasional lower                                                               

SOUTH & CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2016 Season                                                                    
---ORANGES: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra    
services included.  Supplies held in few hands 7/10 bushel cartons Valencia    
Shprs 1st Grade 40s 18.53-18.55  48s 21.53-21.55  56s 21.53-21.55  72s         
22.53-22.55  88s 27.03-29.55  113s 31.03-33.55  138s 30.03-32.55  Shprs Choice 
40s 13.53-13.55  48s 18.53-18.55  56s 19.53-19.55  72s 21.53-21.55  88s        
25.03-29.55  113s 30.03-32.55  138s 29.53-32.05                                

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
RALEIGH Shipping Point Prices as of 12-OCT-2017                                
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---APPLES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons 12 3-lb film bags 
Red Delicious U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min/up 20.90-24.00  Golden Delicious U.S. ExFcy
2 1/2" min/up 22.00-24.00                                                      

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
YAKIMA Shipping Point Prices as of 12-OCT-2017                                 
                                                                               
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                                                              
2016 Season                                                                    
---APPLES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  cartons tray pack Red Delicious    
WAExFcy 72s 14.00-16.00  occasional higher and lower fineappear 16.00-18.00    
few 20.00 occasional higher 80s 14.00-16.00  occasional higher and lower       
fineappear 16.00-18.00  few 20.00 occasional higher 88s 14.00-16.00  occasional
higher and lower fineappear 16.00-18.00  few 20.00 occasional higher and lower 
100s 14.00-16.00  occasional higher and lower fineappear 16.00-18.00  few 20.00
occasional higher 113s 13.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 few 18.00 125s           
13.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 few 18.00                                       

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 STEADY. Prices include palletizing and      
cooling. Wide range in prices. cartons tray pack Red Delicious WAExFcy 72s     
14.00-16.00  occasional higher and lower fineappear 16.00-18.00  few 20.00     
occasional higher 80s 14.00-16.00  occasional higher and lower fineappear      
16.00-18.00  few 20.00 occasional higher 88s 14.00-16.00  occasional higher and
lower fineappear 16.00-18.00  few 20.00 occasional higher 100s 13.00-16.00     
occasional higher and lower fineappear 15.00-18.00  few 20.00 occasional higher
113s 13.00-16.00  occasional higher and lower 125s 13.00-16.00  occasional     
higher and lower Golden Delicious WAExFcy 72s 28.00-32.00 mostly 30.00-32.00   
occasional higher and lower fineappear 32.00-36.00 mostly 32.00-34.00          
occasional higher and lower 80s 28.00-32.00 mostly 30.00-32.00 occasional      
higher and lower fineappear 32.00-36.00 mostly 32.00-34.00 occasional higher   
and lower 88s 28.00-32.00 mostly 30.00-32.00 occasional higher and lower       
fineappear 32.00-36.00 mostly 32.00-34.00 occasional higher/lower 100s         
24.00-28.00 mostly 25.00-27.00 occasional higher and lower fineappear          
27.00-30.00 mostly 27.00-29.00 few 32.00 113s 22.00-26.00 mostly 22.00-24.00   
occasional higher and lower fineappear 26.00-28.00  few 30.00 125s 22.00-26.00 
mostly 23.00-25.00 occasional higher and lower Granny Smith WAExFcy 72s        
42.00-46.00 mostly 44.00-46.00 occasional higher and lower fineappear          
46.00-50.00 mostly 46.00-48.00 80s 42.00-46.00 mostly 44.00-46.00 occasional   
higher and lower fineappear 46.00-50.00 mostly 46.00-48.00 88s 40.00-44.00     
mostly 42.00-44.00 occasional higher/lower fineappear 44.00-48.00 mostly       
46.00-48.00 occasional higher 100s 28.00-32.00 mostly 30.00-32.00 occasional   
higher/lower fineappear 32.00-36.00 mostly 34.00-36.00 few 38.00 113s          
26.00-30.00 mostly 28.00-30.00 occasional higher/lower fineappear 28.00-32.00  
mostly 30.00-32.00 occasional higher 125s 20.00-26.00 mostly 22.00-24.00 Gala  
WAExFcy 56s 24.00-28.00 mostly 26.00-28.00 occasional higher/lower fineappear  
26.00-30.00 mostly 28.00-30.00 few 32.00 occasional higher 64s 24.00-28.00     
mostly 26.00-28.00 occasional higher/lower fineappear 26.00-30.00 mostly       
28.00-30.00 few 32.00 occasional higher 72s 24.00-28.00 mostly 26.00-28.00     
occasional higher and lower fineappear 26.00-30.00 mostly 27.00-29.00 few 32.00
occasional higher 80s 24.00-28.00 mostly 26.00-28.00 occasional higher/lower   
fineappear 26.00-30.00 mostly 27.00-29.00 few 32.00 occasional higher 88s      
22.00-26.00 mostly 24.00-26.00 occasional higher/lower fineappear 26.00-30.00  
mostly 26.00-28.00 few 32.00 occasional higher 100s 16.00-20.00 mostly         
18.00-20.00 occasional higher/lower fineappear 20.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-22.00  
occasional higher/lower 113s 16.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 occasional         
higher/lower fineappear 18.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 occasional higher/lower 
125s 14.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-18.00 occasional higher/lower fineappear         
16.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 occasional higher/lower Honeycrisp WAExFcy 72s  
fineappear 70.00-76.00 mostly 74.00-76.00 occasional higher 80s fineappear     
70.00-76.00 mostly 74.00-76.00 occasional higher 88s fineappear 65.00-75.00    
mostly 70.00-74.00 occasional higher 100s fineappear 52.00-60.00 mostly        
56.00-58.00 occasional higher cartons 12 3-lb film bags Red Delicious WAExFcy 2
1/2" min 17.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 occas higher/lower 2 1/4" min          
12.00-16.00 mostly 13.00-15.00 Golden Delicious WAExFcy 2 1/2" min 24.00-27.00 
mostly 25.00-27.00 2 1/4" min 14.00-17.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 Granny Smith      
WAExFcy 2 1/2" min 22.00-26.00 mostly 24.00 2 1/4" min 14.00-18.00 mostly 16.00
Gala WAExFcy 2 1/2" min 18.00-20.00  occasional higher and lower 2 1/4" min    
14.00-16.00  occasional higher and lower                                       
---PEARS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET BARTLETT 70-90S HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. 
Prices include palletizing and cooling. Wide range in prices. 4/5 bushel       
cartons wrapped Bartlett U.S. One 70s 26.00-32.00 mostly 28.00-30.00 80s       
26.00-32.00 mostly 28.00-30.00 90s 24.00-28.00 mostly 26.00-28.00 few 30.00    
100s 22.00-26.00 mostly 24.00-26.00 few 28.00 occasional lower 110s 20.00-22.00
occasional higher/lower 120s 17.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 occasional         
higher/lower D'Anjou U.S. One 70s 30.00-34.00 mostly 32.00-34.00 few 36.00 80s 
30.00-34.00 mostly 32.00-34.00 few 36.00 90s 28.00-32.00 mostly 30.00-32.00    
ocasional higher 100s 26.00-30.00 mostly 28.00 110s 22.00-26.00 mostly 24.00   
Bosc U.S. One 70s 34.00-38.00 mostly 35.00-37.00 few 40.00 occasional lower 80s
34.00-38.00 mostly 35.00-37.00 few 40.00 occasional lower 90s 32.00-38.00      
mostly 34.00-36.00 few 40.00 occasional lower 100s 28.00-34.00 mostly          
30.00-32.00 occasional higher/lower 110s 24.00-30.00 mostly 26.00-28.00        
occasional higher/lower