Shipping Point Onion and Potato Recap Report - Washington, DC
WASHINGTON, DC 11-OCT-2018                                                                                                                            
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Recap of Available Shipping Point Onions and Potatoes FOB for Thursday, October 11, 2018                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
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 11-OCT-2018                           
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                

LONG ISLAND NEW YORK                                                           
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Round White U.S. One baled 10 5-lb  
sacks sz A 10.50-12.00  occasional lower 50 lb sacks sz A 8.00-9.00  lge       
10.00-11.00  occasional lower tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A           
14.50-16.00                                                                    

MICHIGAN                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Wide range 
in quality and size. Some harvesting ended early or curtailed by rain and wet  
fields. Yellow Globe Type master container 16 3-lb mesh sacks med 10.00-13.00  
fair quality lower, occasional best 14.00 rpkr sz 8.00-12.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 
fair quality lower                                                             

NEW YORK                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Some harvesting curtailed due to   
rain and wet fields. Yellow Globe Type 50 lb sacks med 2 1/4"min 9.00-11.00    
fair quality and condition lower Red Globe Type 50 lb sacks med 17.00-19.00    
fair quality and condition lower                                               

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 11-OCT-2018                            
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

CENTRAL WISCONSIN                                                              
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Harvest has been curtailed due  
to wet fields. Yellow Globe Type master container 16 3-lb mesh sacks med       
12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00 occas lower                                           
---POTATOES: DEMAND ROUND RED MODERATE, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ROUND RED  
SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Harvest has been curtailed due to wet    
fields. Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 7.00-9.00 mostly 
8.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 8.00-10.00 mostly 9.00 50 lb cartons 40s     
12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 50s 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 60s          
12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 70s 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 80s          
11.00-13.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 90s 9.00-12.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 100s 8.00-11.00
mostly 9.00-10.00 Round Red U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 9.00-12.00   
mostly 11.00-12.00 50 lb cartons sz A 9.00-13.00 mostly 10.00-11.50 sz B       
10.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-15.00 50 lb sacks sz A 8.00-12.00 mostly 9.00-10.50 sz
B 9.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-14.00 Yellow Type U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz
A 11.00-15.00 mostly 12.00-15.00 50 lb cartons sz A 11.00-14.00 mostly         
12.00-13.00 occas higher 50 lb sacks sz A 10.00-13.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 occas 
higher                                                                         

COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON & UMATILLA BASIN OREGON                              
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  Yellow Hybrid 50 lb sacks col  
6.00-6.50  occas higher & lower jbo 5.00-5.50 mostly 5.50 occas higher med     
5.00-6.00 mostly 5.25-5.50 White 50 lb sacks jbo 10.00-13.00 mostly 12.00 occas
higher & lower med 9.00-12.00 mostly 10.00 Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo      
6.50-7.50 mostly 7.00 med 5.50-6.50 mostly 6.00                                
---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 5 
10-lb film bags non sz A 4.50-5.50 mostly 5.00-5.50 occas higher baled 10 5-lb 
film bags non sz A 5.50-6.50 mostly 6.00-6.50 occas higher 50 lb cartons 40s   
7.00-9.00 mostly 7.00-8.00 few as high as 10.00 50s 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.00
occas lower few as high as 11.00 60s 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 occas lower   
few as high as 11.00 70s 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 occas lower few as high as
11.00 80s 8.00-11.00  90s 8.00-11.00  100s 8.00-10.00  occas lower U.S. Two 50 
lb sacks 10 oz min 5.50-7.00 mostly 5.50-6.00 occas lower                      

IDAHO AND MALHEUR COUNTY, OREGON                                               
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Harvest curtailed due to wet    
fields. Yellow Spanish Hybrid U.S. One 50 lb sacks Super Col 6.00-8.00 mostly  
6.00-7.00 col 5.00-7.00 mostly 6.00 jbo 5.00-5.50 mostly 5.00 occas higher &   
lower med 5.50-6.00 mostly 5.50 White U.S. One 50 lb sacks jbo 11.00-14.00     
mostly 12.00 med 10.00-13.00 mostly 10.00 Red Globe Type U.S. One 25 lb sacks  
jbo 7.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 med 6.00-8.00 mostly 7.00                            

MINNESOTA-NORTH DAKOTA (RED RIVER VALLEY)                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Harvest curtailed due to wet
fields. Round Red U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 10.50-11.00 mostly     
10.50-10.75 occas lower 50 lb cartons sz A 10.50-11.00 mostly 10.50-10.75 occas
lower sz B 15.00-16.00 mostly 15.00-15.50 occas higher & lower Creamers 3/4-1  
5/8" 25.00-30.00  occas higher 50 lb sacks sz A 9.00-9.50 mostly 9.00-9.25     
occas lower sz B 13.50-14.50 mostly 13.50-14.00 occas higher & lower tote bags 
approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 15.00-16.00 mostly 15.00-15.50 occas lower sz B   
24.00-26.00 mostly 24.00-25.00 occas higher & lower U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A  
4.50-6.00  sz B 7.50-9.50                                                      

PERU IMPORTS - REPACKED AT VARIOUS EAST COAST SHIPPING POINTS                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Most shippers are closed today  
due to hurricane Michaael. Yellow Granex - Marked Sweet 40 lb cartons jbo      
17.00-20.00 mostly 18.00                                                       

SAN LUIS VALLEY COLORADO                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  Russet Norkotah/Other Varieties  
U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.50 baled 10 5-lb film 
bags sz A 9.00-10.00 mostly 9.50 50 lb cartons 40s 8.00-10.00 mostly 9.00-10.00
occas higher 50s 9.00-10.50 mostly 9.00-10.00 60s 9.00-10.50 mostly 9.00-10.00 
70s 9.00-10.50 mostly 10.00 80s 9.50-10.50 mostly 10.00 occas higher 90s       
9.50-10.50 mostly 10.00 occas higher 100s 9.50-10.50 mostly 10.00 occas higher 
U.S. Two baled 5 10-lb film bags 7.00-7.50 mostly 7.00 50 lb sacks 10 oz min   
9.00  U.S. Coml bulk per cwt 10.00-10.50 mostly 10.50                          

UPPER VALLEY, TWIN FALLS-BURLEY DISTRICT IDAHO                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET BURBANK CARTON 70-100S AND NORKOTAH    
CARTON 40-50S AND 70-100S HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Harvest curtailed due   
wet fields. Russet Burbank U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks non
sz A 6.00-6.50  baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 5.50-7.75 mostly 5.50-6.00    
baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 7.00-7.50  baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A  
6.50-8.00 mostly 6.50-7.00 50 lb cartons 40s 7.00-8.00  occas higher 50s       
7.00-8.00  occas higher 60s 7.00-8.00  occas higher 70s 8.00-8.50  occas higher
80s 8.00-8.50  occas higher 90s 8.00-8.50  occas higher 100s 8.00-8.50  occas  
higher U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6 oz min 5.50-7.00  10 oz min 7.00-7.50  Norkotah  
U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.50
baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 5.50-6.50 mostly 6.00 baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks
non sz A 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.50 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 6.50-7.50      
mostly 7.00 50 lb cartons 40s 5.50-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 50s 6.00-7.00 mostly  
6.50 occas higher 60s 6.00-7.50 mostly 6.50 occas higher 70s 7.00-7.50  occas  
higher 80s 7.00-8.50 mostly 7.50-8.00 90s 7.00-8.50 mostly 7.50-8.00 100s      
7.00-8.50 mostly 7.50-8.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6 oz min 5.00-6.00  occas      
higher 10 oz min 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00