Shipping Point Fruit Recap Report - Washington, DC
WASHINGTON, DC 11-OCT-2018                                                                                                                            
WA_FV101                                                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
Recap of Available Shipping Point Fruit 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.                        
                                                                                

ARGENTINA IMPORTS - PORT OF ENTRY LOS ANGELES INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Port of Entry Basis                                               
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---BLUEBERRIES: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. Movement via air.    
Wide range in quality. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids med-lge 26.00-32.00 mostly 
28.00-32.00                                                                    

ARGENTINA/URUGUAY IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Port of Entry Basis                                               
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---BLUEBERRIES: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. Prices in U.S.       
Dollars.  Movement via air.  Quality and size variable. flats 12 6-oz cups with
lids med-lge 28.00-34.00 mostly 30.00-32.00 some prior commitments low as      
24.00.                                                                         

MICHIGAN                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---APPLES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY.  cartons tray pack Red Delicious 
U.S. ExFcy 80s 20.00-25.00  Gala U.S. ExFcy 100s 24.00-30.00 mostly 26.00-29.00
Mcintosh U.S. ExFcy 88s 24.00-28.00  100s 23.00-26.00  few higher Honeycrisp   
U.S. ExFcy 80s 50.00-64.00  some lower cartons 12 3-lb film bags Red Delicious 
U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 16.00-18.00  few higher and lower Golden Delicious U.S.  
ExFcy 2 1/2" min 16.00-19.00  few lower Fuji U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 19.00-23.00 
few higher Gala U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 19.00-22.00  few 18.00 Mcintosh U.S.     
ExFcy 2 1/2" min 16.00-19.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 Jonathan U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 
17.00-19.00  Honeycrisp U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 36.00-45.00                      

PERU IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY PHILADELPHIA AREA AND NEW YORK CITY AREA         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Port of Entry Basis                                               
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---BLUEBERRIES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. Prices are in U.S.        
Dollars. Movement via boat. Wide range in quality. Many shipments from prior   
commitments. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids lge 26.00-32.00 mostly 28.00-32.00   
few 34.00-36.00, some prior commitments low as 24.00                           

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

CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA                             
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---PLUMS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.       
Primary varieties Owen T, Prime Time and Friar Varieties. 28 lb cartons loose  
Various Black Varieties 30-35 sz 18.95-20.95  40-45 sz 16.95-18.95  50-55 sz   
14.95-16.95  few 20.95 60-65 sz 12.95-14.95  few 18.95                         

KERN DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---GRAPES: DEMAND RED GLOBE MODERATE, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Extra
services included. Few sales being booked open with price to be established    
later. 19 lb containers bagged White Seedless Type lge-exlge 14.95-18.95 mostly
15.95-16.95 med-lge 12.95-14.95 mostly 13.95-14.95 occasional lower Red        
Seedless lge-exlge 16.95-18.95 mostly 16.95 med-lge 14.95-16.95 mostly 14.95   
occasional lower Red Globe lge-exlge 16.95-18.95  Autumn King lge-exlge        
14.95-17.95  occasional higher med-lge 10.95-14.95  Scarlet Royal lge-exlge    
13.95-17.95 mostly 14.95-16.95 occasional higher med-lge 10.95-14.95  ORGANIC  
19 lb containers bagged Scarlet Royal lge-exlge 20.95-24.95 mostly 22.95       

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH ARIZONA, CALIFORNIA AND TEXAS                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---BLUEBERRIES: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and cooling.  
Wide range in quality. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids 26.00-28.00  few 30.00     
---MISC BERRIES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and  
cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids     
Blackberries 7.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 few 10.00 occasional hgiher and lower       
---RASPBERRIES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and cooling. 
Wide range in quality. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Red 10.00-14.00 mostly     
12.00 occasional higher and lower                                              

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---AVOCADOS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET 48S LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra 
services included. cartons 2 layer Hass 32s 36.25-38.25  occasional higher 36s 
36.25-38.25  occasional higher 40s 25.25-30.25 mostly 28.25-30.25 48s          
25.25-29.25 mostly 26.25-28.25 60s 24.25-28.25 mostly 27.25-28.25 70s          
24.25-28.25 mostly 27.25-28.25 occasional lower 84s 19.25-23.25 mostly         
19.25-21.25 occasional lower                                                   

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET HIGHER. Includes palletizing and   
cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids
med-lge 8.00-12.00 mostly 10.00 occasional higher                              

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE CALIFORNIA                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---MISC BERRIES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and cooling.
Wide range in quality and condition. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Blackberries 
8.00-12.00 mostly 10.00 occasional higher                                      
---RASPBERRIES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and cooling. 
flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Red 10.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-14.00 few 8.00       
occasional higher and lower                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND BEST MODERATE, OTHERS VERY LIGHT. MARKET CONVENTIONAL  
SLIGHTLY HIGHER, ORGANIC STEADY. Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range  
in quality and condition. Some berries being diverted to freezer and/or        
processor. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med 5.00-9.00 mostly 6.00-8.00 few
10.00 occasional higher and lower ORGANIC flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med
10.00-14.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 occasional higher                               

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---GRAPES: DEMAND RED GLOBE MODERATE, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Extra
services included. Few sales being booked open with price to be established    
later. 19 lb containers bagged White Seedless Type lge-exlge 14.95-17.95 mostly
15.95-16.95 med-lge 12.95-14.95  Red Seedless lge-exlge 15.95-18.95 mostly     
16.95 med-lge 13.95-16.95 mostly 13.95-14.95 occasional lower Red Globe        
lge-exlge 16.95-18.95  Autumn King lge-exlge 14.95-17.95  occasional higher    
med-lge 10.95-14.95  Autumn Royal lge-exlge 16.95-18.95  occasional lower      
Scarlet Royal lge-exlge 13.95-17.95 mostly 14.95-15.95 med-lge 10.95-14.95     
mostly 11.95-13.95                                                             
---POMEGRANATES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Extra services  
included. cartons 2 layer Early Wonderful 26s 26.95-30.95 mostly 28.95-30.95   
occasional higher 30s 25.95-27.95 mostly 26.95-27.95 occasional higher and     
lower                                                                          

SANTA MARIA CALIFORNIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---MISC BERRIES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and   
cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids     
Blackberries 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00 occasional higher ORGANIC flats 12 6-oz  
cups with lids Blackberries   supplies in too few hands to establish a market  
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND BEST MODERATE, OTHERS LIGHT. MARKET CONVENTIONAL       
HIGHER, ORGANIC STEADY. Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality
and condition. Some berries being diverted to freezer and/or processor. flats 8
1-lb containers with lids med-lge 7.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-10.00 occasional      
higher and lower med 6.00-10.00 mostly 6.00-8.00 occasional higher ORGANIC     
flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med-lge 10.00-14.00 mostly 10.00-12.00       
occasional higher med 10.00-14.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 occasional higher         

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

NEW YORK                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---APPLES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  cartons tray pack Gala U.S. ExFcy  
80s 24.00-31.00 mostly 27.00-29.00 88s 24.00-31.00 mostly 27.00-29.00 100s     
22.00-31.00 mostly 23.00-26.00 Mcintosh U.S. ExFcy 80s 22.00-30.00 mostly      
25.00-27.00 88s 22.00-30.00 mostly 25.00-27.00 100s 22.00-30.00 mostly         
24.00-25.00 Empire U.S. ExFcy 80s 22.00-26.00 mostly 25.00-26.00 88s           
22.00-26.00 mostly 25.00-26.00 Cortland U.S. ExFcy 72s 22.00-30.00 mostly 26.00
80s 22.00-30.00 mostly 26.00 88s 22.00-30.00 mostly 26.00 Ginger Gold U.S.     
ExFcy 80s 25.00-30.00 mostly 25.00-26.00 88s 25.00-30.00 mostly 25.00-26.00    
Honeycrisp U.S. ExFcy 80s 58.00-70.00 mostly 60.00 occasional lower 88s        
58.00-70.00 mostly 60.00 occasional lower cartons 12 3-lb film bags Gala U.S.  
ExFcy 2 1/2" min 17.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 Mcintosh U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 
17.00-23.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 occasional lower Empire U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min   
17.00-21.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 Cortland U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 18.00-24.00      
mostly 18.00-20.00 Ginger Gold U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 17.00-23.00 mostly        
18.00-20.00 Honeycrisp U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 40.00-49.00 mostly 45.00          

NORTHERN CALIF INCL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---PEARS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. ADDITIONAL SERVICES EXTRA 40 lb      
cartons wrapped Bartlett U.S. One 70s 19.00-24.00 mostly 19.00-22.00 80s       
20.00-22.00 mostly 20.00 90s 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 100s 18.00  110s   
17.00-18.00  120s 17.00-18.00  Bosc Golden U.S. One 70s 22.00-29.00 mostly     
24.00-28.00 occasional lower 80s 22.00-29.00 mostly 24.00-28.00 90s 20.00-29.00
mostly 24.00-26.00 100s 18.00-28.00 mostly 24.00-28.00 110s 16.00-24.00 mostly 
20.00 36 lb cartons tight fill Bartlett U.S. One 90 sz 17.00  100 sz           
16.00-17.00 mostly 16.00 110 sz 15.00-16.00  120 sz 15.00-16.00  ORGANIC 40 lb 
cartons wrapped Bartlett U.S. One 70s 32.00-36.00  90s 30.00-34.00 mostly      
32.00-34.00                                                                    

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---APPLES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in prices. cartons tray  
pack Granny Smith U.S. ExFcy 80s 22.95-32.90 mostly 30.90-32.90 88s 20.95-32.90
mostly 30.90-32.90 100s 18.95-26.90 mostly 22.90-26.90 113s 16.90-24.90 mostly 
20.90-24.90 cartons 12 3-lb film bags Granny Smith U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min       
12.90-22.95 mostly 18.90-20.90                                                 

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

APPALACHIAN DISTRICT (VA, WV, MD, PA)                                          
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---APPLES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY.  cartons tray pack Red Delicious 
U.S. ExFcy 72s 21.00-24.00 mostly 21.00-22.00 occas lower 80s 21.00-24.00      
mostly 21.00-22.00 occas lower 88s 21.00-24.00 mostly 21.00-22.00 occas lower  
100s 19.00-22.00 mostly 19.00-21.00 U.S. Fcy 113s 17.00-19.00  occas lower 125s
17.00-19.00  occas lower 138s 17.00-19.00  occas lower Golden Delicious U.S.   
ExFcy 72s 22.00-26.00 mostly 24.00-26.00 occas higher 80s 22.00-26.00 mostly   
24.00-26.00 occas higher 88s 22.00-26.00 mostly 24.00-26.00 occas higher U.S.  
Fcy 113s 17.00-19.00  occas lower 125s 17.00-19.00  occas lower 138s           
17.00-19.00  occas lower Gala U.S. ExFcy 72s 28.00-32.00 mostly 30.00 80s      
28.00-32.00 mostly 30.00 88s 28.00-32.00 mostly 28.00-30.00 100s 28.00-30.00   
mostly 28.00 U.S. Fcy 113s 17.00-19.00  occas lower 125s 17.00-19.00  occas    
lower 138s 17.00-19.00  occas lower Ginger Gold U.S. ExFcy 72s 22.00-24.00     
occas lower 80s 22.00-24.00  occas lower 88s 22.00-24.00  occas lower U.S. Fcy 
113s 17.00-19.00  occas lower 125s 17.00-19.00  occas lower 138s 17.00-19.00   
occas lower Honeycrisp U.S. ExFcy 72s 59.00-66.00  80s 59.00-66.00  88s        
59.00-66.00  cartons 12 3-lb film bags Red Delicious U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min     
19.00-21.00 mostly 19.00-20.00 Golden Delicious U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min          
19.00-22.00 mostly 19.00-21.00 Gala U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 21.75-23.00  occas   
23.50-24.00 Mcintosh U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 21.00  Ginger Gold U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2"
min 19.00-22.00 mostly 19.00-20.00                                             

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

BRAZIL IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---PAPAYA: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Brazil by Air
and Boat. 3.5 kg containers Solo Type Golden 9s 8.00-10.50 mostly 8.50-9.50    
occas higher 10s 8.00-10.50 mostly 8.50-9.50 occas higher 12s 8.00-10.50 mostly
8.50-9.50 occas higher                                                         

BRAZIL, ECUADOR AND PERU IMPORTS - PORT OF ENTRY PHILADELPHIA AREA             
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---MANGOES: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. BRAZIL.   
flats 1 layer Tommy Atkins 6s 6.00-6.50  occas higher 7s 6.00-6.50  8s         
6.00-6.50  occas higher 9s 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 10s 6.50-7.00  12s       
6.00-6.50  14s 5.50-6.00                                                       

CARIBBEAN IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                               
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
2018 Season                                                                    
---COCONUTS: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Dominican
Republic. 65-70 lb sacks Dry 40s 21.00-24.00 mostly 21.00-23.00 occas higher   

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORT OF ENTRY PHILADELPHIA AREA                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---PINEAPPLES: SUPPLY FAIRLY HEAVY. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  
COSTA RICA cartons 1 layer golden ripe 5s 5.00-7.00 mostly 5.00-6.00 occas high
as 8.00 6s 5.00-7.00 mostly 5.00-6.00 occas high as 8.00 7s 5.00-7.00 mostly   
5.00-6.00 occas high as 8.00-9.00 8s 5.00-7.00 mostly 5.00-6.00 occas high as  
8.00-9.00                                                                      

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---MISC BERRIES: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.        
GUATEMALA   By Air. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Blackberries med 8.00-10.00   
mostly 8.00-9.00                                                               

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---PAPAYA: SUPPLY FAIRLY HEAVY. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.      
GUATEMALA, 30-35 lb cartons Tainung 8s 12.00-14.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 few 15.00
9s 12.00-14.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 few 15.00 10s 12.00-14.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 
few 15.00 12s 12.00-14.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 few 15.00 13s 12.00-14.00 mostly  
13.00-14.00 occas higher 14s 12.00-14.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 occas higher       
---PINEAPPLES: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. COSTA    
RICA cartons 1 layer golden ripe 5s 6.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 occas lower 6s 
6.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 occas lower 7s 6.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 occas   
lower 8s 6.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.00                                           

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA                   
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---PINEAPPLES: SUPPLY FAIRLY HEAVY. DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. COSTA   
RICA cartons 1 layer golden ripe 5s 5.00-7.00 mostly 5.00-6.00 6s 5.00-7.00    
mostly 5.00-6.00 7s 5.00-7.00 mostly 5.00-6.00 8s 5.00-7.00 mostly 5.00-6.00   

SOUTH FLORIDA                                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---AVOCADOS: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. Varieties are     
mostly Booth, Choquette, Hall and Lula . cartons 2 layer Various Greenskin     
Varieties 24s 26.00-30.00 mostly 26.00-28.00 occas higher and lower cartons 1  
layer Various Greenskin Varieties 8s 12.00-16.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 occas      
higher and lower 9s 12.00-16.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 occas higher and lower 10s  
12.00-16.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 occas higher and lower 12s 12.00-16.00 mostly   
13.00-14.00 occas higher and lower                                             

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

CHILE IMPORTS - PORT OF ENTRY PHILADELPHIA AREA                                
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - Prices in U.S. Dollars                     
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2018 Season                                                                    
---ORANGES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET LOWER.  15 kg cartons    
Navel 40s 14.00-16.00 mostly 16.00 48s 14.00-16.00 mostly 16.00 56s 14.00-16.00
mostly 16.00 64s 14.00-16.00 mostly 16.00 72s 14.00-16.00 mostly 16.00 88s     
16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00 113s   supplies insufficient to quote                 
---TANGERINES: SUPPLY HEAVY. DEMAND VERY LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. Repacked en-route
cartons 10 3-lb film bags W. Murcott Afourer 20 size 24.00-26.00  24 size      
24.00-26.00  28 size 24.00-26.00  32 size 24.00-26.00 mostly 24.00 36 size     
13.00-16.00  occasional higher and lower                                       

PERU IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY PHILADELPHIA AREA AND NEW YORK CITY AREA         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - Prices in U.S. Dollars                     
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2018 Season                                                                    
---TANGERINES: DEMAND VERY LIGHT. MARKET 32 SIZE STEADY, OTHERS LOWER. Repacked
en-route. cartons 10 3-lb film bags W. Murcott Afourer 24 size 22.00-26.00     
mostly 24.00 28 size 22.00-26.00 mostly 24.00 32 size 20.00-22.00              

SOUTH AFRICA IMPORTS - PORT OF ENTRY PHILADELPHIA AREA                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - Prices in U.S. Dollars                     
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2018 Season                                                                    
---ORANGES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  15 kg cartons 
Valencia Seedless Midknight 40s 18.00-20.00 mostly 20.00 occasional higher 48s 
18.00-20.00 mostly 20.00 occasional higher 56s 18.00-20.00 mostly 20.00        
occasional higher 64s 18.00-20.00 mostly 20.00 occasional higher 72s           
16.00-18.00 mostly 18.00 occasional higher 88s 16.00-18.00 mostly 18.00        
occasional higher                                                              

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

CENTRAL & SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2018 Season                                                                    
---LEMONS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in   
prices. 7/10 bushel cartons Shprs 1st Grade 75s 35.80-46.98 mostly 39.80-43.80 
occasional lower 95s 36.10-46.98 mostly 41.80-45.80 occasional lower 115s      
36.10-46.98 mostly 41.80-45.80 occasional lower 140s 35.10-43.98 mostly        
38.80-42.80 occasional higher and lower 165s 33.10-41.98 mostly 36.80-40.80    
occasional higher and lower 200s 30.10-41.98 mostly 36.80-40.80 occasional     
higher and lower 235s 28.80-41.98 mostly 36.80-40.80 occasional higher and     
lower Shprs Choice 75s 27.80-36.98 mostly 31.80-35.80 occasional higher and    
lower 95s 28.80-39.78 mostly 34.80-38.80 occasional higher and lower 115s      
28.80-39.98 mostly 34.80-38.80 occasional higher and lower 140s 28.80-38.98    
mostly 33.80-37.80 occasional higher and lower 165s 28.80-35.98 mostly         
30.80-34.80 occasional higher and lower 200s 26.80-33.98 mostly 28.80-32.80    
occasional higher and lower 235s 24.10-31.98 mostly 26.80-30.80 occasional     
higher and lower Uncl (Standard) 95s 25.80-27.80  occasional higher and lower  
115s 25.80-27.80  occasional higher and lower 140s 25.80-27.80  occasional     
higher and lower 165s 25.80-27.80  occasional higher and lower 200s 25.80-27.80
occasional higher and lower                                                    

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---WATERMELONS: DEMAND 60 COUNT MODERATE, OTHERS GOOD. MARKET CARTON 4-5S      
SLIGHTLY HIGHER, 60 COUNT SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in   
quality and condition. cartons Red Flesh Seedless Type 4s .22-.24 mostly .24   
few .26 5s .22-.24 mostly .22 few .20 occasional higher 6s .20-.22 mostly .20  
few .24 occasional higher 24 inch bins Red Flesh Seedless Type approx 35 count 
.20-.24 mostly .22 few .26 approx 45 count .18-.22 mostly .20 approx 60 count  
.18-.20  few .22 occasional lower 75-80s .14-.16 mostly .16 few .18            

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2018 Season                                                                    
---LEMONS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality and price.    
Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments. 7/10   
bushel cartons Marked Choice 75s 20.00-26.00 mostly 22.00-24.00 few 28.00 95s  
20.00-26.00 mostly 23.00-25.00 few 28.00 115s 20.00-26.00 mostly 23.00-25.00   
few 28.00 140s 20.00-26.00 mostly 23.00-25.00 few 28.00 165s 20.00-26.00 mostly
23.00-25.00 few 28.00 200s 20.00-25.00 mostly 22.00-24.00 occasional higher    
---LIMES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in price, quality   
and condition. 40 lb cartons Seedless Type 110s 14.00-20.00 mostly 16.00-18.00 
few 22.00 150s 14.00-20.00 mostly 15.00-17.00 occasional lower 175s 10.00-18.00
mostly 13.00-15.00 200s 8.00-14.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 230s 8.00-12.00 mostly   
8.00-10.00 250s 5.00-10.00 mostly 6.00-8.00                                    

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---PAPAYA: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality and     
condition. 30-35 lb cartons Tainung 14.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-18.00 35-40 lb    
cartons Maradol Type 14.00-19.00 mostly 16.00-18.00 occasional higher          
---PINEAPPLES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality.    
cartons 1 layer golden ripe 5s 7.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 6s 7.00-10.00 mostly
8.00-9.00 7s 7.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 occasional higher 8s 7.00-9.00        

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---CANTALOUPS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra     
services included. 1/2 cartons 9s 10.00-12.95 mostly 10.00-11.95 12s 9.95-11.95
mostly 9.95-10.95                                                              
---HONEYDEWS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra        
services included. 2/3 cartons 5s 10.95-12.95  6s 9.00-12.50 mostly 10.00-10.95
---WATERMELONS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra      
services included. 24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type approx 35 count 
.18-.20  occasional higher approx 45 count .18-.20  occasional higher approx 60
count .17-.19  occasional higher                                               

SOUTH & CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---ORANGES: SUPPLY 113-138S LIGHT, OTHERS MODERATE. DEMAND 113-138S FAIRLY     
GOOD, 72-88S MODERATE, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons
Valencia Shprs 1st Grade 48s 15.80-19.80 mostly 16.80-18.90 few 20.80          
occasional lower 56s 16.80-20.80 mostly 17.80-19.80 occasional lower 72s       
19.80-23.80 mostly 19.80-22.80 occasional lower 88s 23.80-24.80  few 25.80     
occasional higher 113s 27.80-31.10 mostly 28.80-29.80 138s 26.80-31.10 mostly  
27.80-29.80 Shprs Choice 48s 13.80-17.80 mostly 14.80-16.80 occasional lower   
56s 14.80-17.80 mostly 14.80-16.80 occasional lower 72s 16.80-18.80 mostly     
17.80-18.80 occasional lower 88s 21.80-25.80 mostly 22.80-24.80 113s           
26.80-29.80 mostly 27.80-29.80 occasional higher 138s 26.80-29.80 mostly       
27.80-28.80 occasional higher ORGANIC 7/10 bushel cartons Valencia Shprs 1st   
Grade 56s 30.30-40.95 mostly 34.80-38.80 occasional lower 72s 30.30-40.95      
mostly 33.80-37.80 occasional lower 88s 30.30-38.80 mostly 33.80-37.80         
occasional lower 113s 29.80-35.80 mostly 30.90-33.80 occasional lower Shprs    
Choice 56s 18.80-26.30  72s 18.80-26.80  88s 18.80-26.80                       

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

YAKIMA VALLEY & WENATCHEE DISTRICT WASHINGTON                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---APPLES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Prices include palletizing and
cooling. Wide range in prices. cartons tray pack Fuji WAExFcy 72s 17.00-20.00  
mostly 17.00-19.00 fineappear 22.00-26.00 mostly 22.00-24.00 80s 16.00-20.00   
mostly 17.00-19.00 fineappear 22.00-26.00 mostly 22.00-24.00 88s 16.00-20.00   
mostly 17.00-19.00 fineappear 20.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 100s 14.00-18.00  
mostly 15.00-17.00 fineappear 18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 113s 14.00-17.00  
mostly 14.00-16.00 fineappear 17.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-19.00 Granny Smith      
WAExFcy 72s 18.00-22.00  fineappear 22.00-26.00  occ hgr 80s 16.00-22.00 mostly
18.00-22.00 fineappear 22.00-26.00  occ hgr 88s 16.00-20.00 mostly 16.00-18.00 
fineappear 20.00-24.00  occ hgr 100s 14.00-18.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 fineappear 
18.00-20.00  occ hgr 113s 13.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 fineappear 16.00-18.00
occ hgr 125s 12.00-14.00  fineappear 14.00-16.00  occ hgr cartons 12 3-lb film 
bags Red Delicious WAExFcy 2 1/2" min 16.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-19.00 occ hgr 2 
1/4" min 12.00-16.00 mostly 12.00-14.00 Fuji WAExFcy 2 1/2" min 16.00-20.00    
mostly 18.00-20.00 occ hgr Granny Smith WAExFcy 2 1/2" min 14.00-17.00 mostly  
14.00-16.00 2 1/4" min 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 occ hgr                  

YAKIMA VALLEY & WENATCHEE DISTRICT WASHINGTON                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---APPLES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Prices include palletizing and
cooling. Wide range in prices. cartons tray pack Red Delicious WAExFcy 72s     
17.00-19.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 fineappear 20.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 80s   
17.00-18.00  fineappear 20.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 88s 17.00-18.00         
fineappear 20.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 100s 17.00-18.00  fineappear         
19.00-22.00 mostly 19.00-20.00 113s 17.00-18.00  fineappear 19.00-22.00 mostly 
19.00-20.00 125s 17.00-18.00  fineappear 19.00-22.00 mostly 19.00-20.00 occas  
lower Golden Delicious WAExFcy 72s 26.00-28.00  fineappear 28.00-30.00  80s    
22.00-26.00 mostly 23.00-25.00 fineappear 26.00-30.00 mostly 26.00-28.00 88s   
22.00-26.00 mostly 23.00-25.00 fineappear 26.00-30.00 mostly 26.00-28.00 100s  
18.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 fineappear 22.00-24.00  113s 17.00-20.00 mostly 
18.00-20.00 fineappear 20.00-22.00  Granny Smith WAExFcy 64s 22.00-26.00 mostly
22.00-23.00 fineappear 26.00-28.00  72s 22.00-26.00 mostly 22.00-23.00         
fineappear 26.00-28.00  80s 21.00-24.00 mostly 21.00 fineappear 26.00-28.00    
88s 20.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 fineappear 24.00-28.00 mostly 24.00-26.00   
100s 19.00-20.00  fineappear 20.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-24.00 113s 18.00-20.00   
mostly 19.00-20.00 occas lower fineappear 20.00-22.00  Gala WAExFcy 64s        
18.00-24.00 mostly 19.00-21.00 fineappear 22.00-26.00 mostly 24.00-26.00 72s   
18.00-24.00 mostly 19.00-21.00 fineappear 22.00-26.00 mostly 24.00-26.00 80s   
18.00-24.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 fineappear 22.00-24.00 mostly 23.00-24.00 88s   
18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 fineappear 22.00-24.00 mostly 23.00-24.00 100s  
16.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-19.00 fineappear 20.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 113s  
16.00-18.00  fineappear 18.00-22.00 mostly 19.00-21.00 125s 16.00-20.00 mostly 
16.00-18.00 fineappear 19.00-20.00  Honeycrisp WAExFcy 64s 45.00-55.90 mostly  
48.00-52.90 fineappear 56.00-61.90  occ hgr/lwr 72s 45.00-55.90 mostly         
48.00-52.90 fineappear 56.00-61.90  occ hgr/lwr 80s 45.00-55.90 mostly         
48.00-52.90 fineappear 56.00-61.90  occ hgr/lwr 88s 45.00-55.90 mostly         
48.00-52.90 fineappear 56.00-61.90  occ hgr/lwr 100s 40.00-46.90 mostly        
42.00-46.90 fineappear 46.00-50.90  occ hgr 113s 40.00-48.90 mostly 40.00-44.90
fineappear 50.00-58.90 mostly 50.00-54.90 cartons 12 3-lb film bags Golden     
Delicious WAExFcy 2 1/2" min 16.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 Gala WAExFcy 2 1/2"
min 18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 Honeycrisp WAExFcy 2 1/2" min 38.00-44.90   
mostly 40.00-44.90 occ hgr/lwr ORGANIC cartons tray pack Gala WAExFcy 72s      
28.00-34.00 mostly 30.00-34.00 fineappear 36.00-40.00  occasional higher 80s   
28.00-34.00 mostly 30.00-34.00 fineappear 36.00-40.00  occasional higher 88s   
28.00-34.00 mostly 30.00-34.00 fineappear 36.00-40.00  occasional higher 100s  
22.00-26.00  fineappear 26.00-32.00  occasional higher cartons 12 3-lb film    
bags Gala WAExFcy 2 1/2" min 26.00-30.00 mostly 26.00-28.00                    
---PEARS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Prices include palletizing and 
cooling. Wide range in prices. 4/5 bushel cartons wrapped Bartlett U.S. One 70s
24.00-28.90 mostly 26.00-28.90 occ hgr/lwr 80s 24.00-28.90 mostly 26.00-28.90  
occ hgr/lwr 90s 22.00-28.90 mostly 24.00-26.90 occ hgr/lwr 100s 20.00-24.90    
mostly 22.00-24.90 occ hgr/lwr 110s 18.00-24.90 mostly 20.00-22.90 occ hgr/lwr 
120s 16.00-22.90 mostly 18.00-20.90 occ hgr/lwr 135s 16.00-20.90 mostly        
18.00-18.90 Bosc U.S. One 70s 28.00-30.90  fineappear 30.00-34.90  80s         
28.00-30.90  fineappear 30.00-34.90  90s 28.00-30.90  fineappear 30.00-34.90   
100s 24.00-28.90 mostly 24.26-26.90 fineappear 28.00-30.90  110s 18.00-22.90   
mostly 20.00-22.90 fineappear 22.00-24.90