Intl Wholesale Market Fruit Report -Sofia, Bulgaria
SOFIA 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 .97 TU Class I White 
lge .93                                                                        
---LEMONS:    cartons per kg SP Class I lge 1.41 TU Class I lge 1.40           
---ORANGES:    cartons per kg GR Class I Valencia lge size .82 med size .77    
---TANGERINES:    10 kg cartons per kg GR Honey lge 1.09                       

BERRIES                                                                        
---STRAWBERRIES:    5 kg containers per kg GR med-lge 4.10                     

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

NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
---APPLES:    cartons tray pack per kg IT CLASS I Red Delicious lge .92 Granny 
Smith exlge .94 PL CLASS I Red Delicious lge .93 field crates per kg BU CLASS I
Red Delicious lge .98 GR CLASS I Granny Smith med .87                          
---BANANAS:    cartons per kg EC lge 1.54 PN lge 1.55                          
---KIWIFRUIT:    9 kg (19.8 lb) containers per kg ZZ Hayward 25 sz 1.27-1.29   
---PEARS:    15 kg containers per kg BU Class I Williams 80 sz 1.70 SF Class I 
Williams 80 sz 1.29-1.36                                                       
---PINEAPPLES:    cartons per kg CR golden ripe lge szs 1.68