Intl Wholesale Market Fruit Report - Varna, Bulgaria
VARNA Terminal Prices as of 13-FEB-2018                                        
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
Phone:  (202) 720-2264     Fax:  (202) 720-4052                                
                                                                               

VIA WASHINGTON, D.C. PRICES ARE IN U.S. DOLLARS CONVERTED USING THE NEW YORK   
FOREIGN EXCHANGE MID-RANGE RATE FOR THE DATE OF THE REPORT, OR NEAREST         
AVAILABLE DATE, AS APPEARED IN THE WALL STREET JOURNAL.                        
Source: Bulgarian National Horticultural Union, Sofia, Bulgaria                
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CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
---GRAPEFRUIT:    cartons per kg SP Class I Star Ruby lge 1.00 TU Class I White
lge .95                                                                        
---LEMONS:    cartons per kg SF Class I lge 1.44 TU Class I lge 1.43           
---ORANGES:    cartons per kg GR Class I Valencia lge size .85 med size .81    
---TANGERINES:    10 kg cartons per kg GR Honey lge 1.12                       

BERRIES                                                                        
---STRAWBERRIES:    per kg GR med-lge 4.13                                     

MELONS                                                                         
---MISC MELONS: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                               
---WATERMELONS: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                               

NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
---APPLES:    cartons tray pack per kg CL cat I Red Delicious lge .95 IT cat I 
Red Delicious lge .95 Granny Smith exlge .97 field crates per kg BU cat I Red  
Delicious lge 1.01 GR cat I Granny Smith med .90                               
---BANANAS:    cartons per kg EC lge 1.58 PN lge 1.58                          
---KIWIFRUIT:    9 kg (19.8 lb) containers per kg CL Hayward 25 sz 1.29-1.31   
---PEARS:    15 kg containers per kg BU Class I Williams 80 sz 1.73 SF Class I 
Williams 80 sz 1.31-1.39                                                       
---PINEAPPLES:    cartons per kg CR golden ripe lge szs 1.70