Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Chicago, IL
CHICAGO Terminal Prices as of 14-FEB-2018                                      
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
Phone:  (404) 366-1371     Fax:  (404) 363-2523                                
                                                                               

HX_FV056                                                                       
WEATHER  @   7:00  A:M   Partly Cloudy  29  YESTERDAY'S  HIGH  36              
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons MX 13.00-14.00                
---BANANA FLOWERS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   35-40 lb containers FL 34.00-36.00       
---BREADFRUIT: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   40 lb cartons DR 28.00                  
---CALABAZA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   50 lb sacks CR 20.00 DR 26.00-27.00            
---CAPE GOOSEBERRIES (PHYSALIS): OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons 12 5.6-oz     
containers with lids CB AIR Without Husk 28.00                                 
---CHAYOTE: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb reusable plastic containers (RPC) MX Dark 
Green 24s 30.00-32.00 Prickly Type 24 sz 31.00-32.00                           
---COCONUTS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons FL Water 10s 20.00-22.00 65-70 lb
sacks DR Dry 40s 33.00-36.00 mostly 33.00-35.00 MX Dry 20s 24.00 30s 38.00     
occas 32.00 cartons DR Dry Grooved 24s 36.00 one label 40.00 TL Young Type 9s  
14.00-17.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 12s 14.00-17.00 mostly 14.00-16.00              
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons FL Red Flesh 12s
42.00 VN AIR White Flesh 10s 40.00 Red Flesh 8s 43.00                          
---GALANGA (SIAM, THAI GINGER): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb containers per lb HI  
4.50                                                                           
---GINGER ROOT: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb cartons BR 41.00 CQ 27.00-30.00 mostly
29.00 occas 26.00 HI 48.00 one label 53.00                                     
---JICAMA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   20 lb cartons MX 18.00-18.50 38-40 lb containers 
MX 20.00-23.00 mostly 20.00-22.00                                              
---LONGAN: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                    
---MALANGA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons CR Blanca lge 32.00-34.00 Lila med
32.00-34.00 DR Blanca lge 40.00 Lila med 40.00 EC Blanca lge 40.00 NI Blanca   
lge 40.00 Lila med 40.00 PN Blanca med 40.00                                   
---MAMEY SAPOTE: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                              
---QUENAPAS: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                  
---RAMBUTAN: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                  
---SUGARCANE: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   40 lb bundles FL 16.00 one label 20.00   
---TAMARINDO: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   25 lb cartons loose MX 48.00-50.00 35 lb      
cartons MX 55.00 cartons 16 1-lb packages Repacked Local and Enroute Sweet     
48.00-50.00                                                                    
---TARO: OFFERINGS FAIRLY LIGHT.   40 lb containers CR Eddoes sml 26.00 EC     
Eddoes sml 30.00 lge 24.00 50 lb sacks CQ Dasheen (Coco, Islena) sml           
24.00-25.00 lge 14.00 CR Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 14.00 EC Dasheen (Coco,    
Islena) lge 14.00 NI Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 14.00                          
---TOMATILLOS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb containers MX 18.00-20.00 Milpero      
26.00-28.00 occas best 32.00 55 lb containers MX 22.00-24.00                   
---TUMERIC: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   30 lb cartons MX Orange Type 90.00         
---YAMPI: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                     
---YAMS (NAMES): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons CR Hespino 32.00 DR Hespino  
35.00                                                                          
---YUCA (CASSAVA): OFFERINGS LIGHT.  Waxed 40 lb cartons CR 22.00-24.00 occas  
20.00 DR 24.00-26.00                                                           

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MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---COCONUTS: cartons TL Young Type 9s 28.50                                    
---GINGER ROOT: 30 lb cartons PE 58.50