Intl Wholesale Market Fruit Report - Plovdiv, Bulgaria
PLOVDIV 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 SF Class I Star Ruby lge .95 TU Class I White 
lge .91                                                                        
---LEMONS:    cartons per kg SP Class I lge 1.38 TU Class I lge 1.37           
---ORANGES:    cartons per kg GR Class I Valencia lge size .79 med size .74    
---TANGERINES:    10 kg cartons per kg GR Honey lge 1.07                       

BERRIES                                                                        
---STRAWBERRIES:    5 kg containers per kg GR med-lge 4.06                     

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 .90 IT cat I 
Red Delicious lge .89 Granny Smith exlge .91 field crates per kg BU cat I Red  
Delicious lge .95 GR cat I Granny Smith med .85                                
---BANANAS:    18 kg cartons per kg EC lge 1.51 PN lge 1.52                    
---KIWIFRUIT:    9 kg (19.8 lb) containers per kg CL Hayward 25 sz 1.24-1.27   
---PEARS:    15 kg containers per kg BU Class I Williams 80 sz 1.67 SF Class I 
Williams 80 sz 1.26-1.34                                                       
---PINEAPPLES:    cartons 1 layer per kg CR golden ripe lge szs 1.64