Shipping Point Fruit Report - Fresno, CA
FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 18-MAY-2018                                  
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                
Phone:  (559) 487-5178     Fax:  (559) 487-5199                                 
                                                                                
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.                                         
                                                                                

FR_FV110                                                                        
                                                                                
                                                                                
Bakersfield, CA: Sunny 61-85
Coachella,   CA: Sunny 67-96
Fresno,      CA: Partly Cloudy 57-84
Huron,       CA: Sunny 56-86
Oxnard,      CA: Partly Cloudy 55-65
Salinas,     CA: Cloudy 54-63
Santa Maria, CA: Sunny 53-65
Morelia, MI  MX: Partly Cloudy 55-76
                                                                             
                                                                                
                                                                                

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH ARIZONA, CALIFORNIA AND TEXAS                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---BLUEBERRIES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and       
cooling. Wide range in quality. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids 16.00-22.00 mostly
18.00-20.00                                                                    
---MISC BERRIES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET HIGHER. Includes palletizing and      
cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids     
Blackberries 6.00-9.00 mostly 7.00-8.00 occasional higher and lower            
---RASPBERRIES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and       
cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Red 
16.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00                                                 

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---AVOCADOS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included. cartons 2
layer Hass 32s 33.25-37.25 mostly 34.25-36.25 occasional higher 36s 33.25-37.25
mostly 34.25-36.25 occasional higher 40s 34.25-37.25 mostly 34.25-36.25        
occasional higher 48s 34.25-37.25 mostly 35.25-36.25 occasional higher 60s     
30.25-34.25 mostly 31.25-33.25 occasional higher 70s 24.25-28.25 mostly        
24.25-26.25 occasional higher 84s 16.25-20.25 mostly 18.25 occasional higher   

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE CALIFORNIA                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---RASPBERRIES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and       
cooling. Wide range in quality. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Red 18.00-22.00   
mostly 20.00 occasional higher                                                 
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND CONVENTIONAL MODERATE, ORGANIC VERY LIGHT. MARKET      
CONVENTIONAL SLIGHTLY HIGHER, ORGANIC ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and   
cooling. Wide range in condition  Many sales Organic booked open with price to 
be established later. Many berries being diverted to freezer and/or processor. 
flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med-lge 5.00-8.00 mostly 5.00-6.00 occasional
higher ORGANIC flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med-lge 6.00-10.00 mostly     
7.00-8.00 occasional higher and lower                                          

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---CHERRIES: DEMAND 12 ROW MODERATE, OTHERS GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes
palletization and cooling. Wide range in prices. 16 lb cartons bagged Various  
Red Sweet Varieties 9 row sz 75.00-85.00 mostly 80.00-85.00 occasional high as 
90.00 10 row sz 75.00-85.00 mostly 80.00-85.00 occasional high as 90.00        
occasional lower 10 1/2 row sz 70.00-80.00 mostly 75.00-80.00 occasional high  
as 90.00 occasional lower 11 row sz 60.00-75.00 mostly 65.00-72.00 occasional  
higher and lower 11 1/2 row sz 55.00-65.00 mostly 55.00-60.00 occasional low as
45.00 12 row sz 20.00-40.00 mostly 28.00-32.00 occasional higher               

SANTA MARIA CALIFORNIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND CONVENTIONAL FAIRLY LIGHT, ORGANIC VERY LIGHT. MARKET  
ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality and      
condition. Many sales booked open with price to be established later. Many     
berries being diverted to freezer and/or processor. flats 8 1-lb containers    
with lids med 4.00-8.00 mostly 4.00-5.00 occasional hIgher and lower ORGANIC   
flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med 6.00-10.00 mostly 7.00-8.00 occasional   
higher and lower                                                               

SOUTH & CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                            
                                                                               
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. Many present shipments from previous commitments and/or 
prior bookings. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids 20.00-24.00 mostly 22.00 few 18.00
occasional higher ORGANIC flats 12 6-oz cups with lids 23.00-28.00 mostly      
24.00-26.00                                                                    

SOUTH DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---AVOCADOS: SUPPLY 70S-84S FAIRLY HEAVY. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Extra
services included. flats 2 layer Hass 32s 38.25-41.25 mostly 39.25-40.25       
occasional higher 36s 38.25-41.25 mostly 39.25-40.25 occasional higher 40s     
38.25-41.25 mostly 39.25-40.25 occasional higher 48s 38.25-41.25 mostly        
39.25-40.25 occasional higher 60s 32.25-35.25 mostly 32.25-33.25 70s           
25.25-30.25 mostly 25.25-27.25 occasional higher and lower 84s 16.25-20.25     
mostly 17.25-18.25 occasional higher and lower