Shipping Point Fruit Recap Report - Washington, DC
WASHINGTON, DC 18-MAY-2018                                                                                                                            
WA_FV101                                                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
Recap of Available Shipping Point Fruit FOB for Friday, May 18, 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 18-MAY-2018                           
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                

MICHIGAN                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---APPLES: SUPPLY GALA FAIRLY LIGHT, OTHERS LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET 
STEADY.  cartons tray pack Red Delicious U.S. ExFcy 88s 20.00-24.00 mostly     
21.00-23.00 occasional lower 125s 17.00-18.00  occasional lower Gala U.S. ExFcy
88s 28.00-32.00 mostly 29.00-30.00 125s 20.00-24.00  cartons 12 3-lb film bags 
Red Delicious U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 16.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-19.00 Gala U.S.   
ExFcy 2 1/2" min 18.00-22.00 mostly 19.00-20.00 few high as 24.00 Mcintosh U.S.
ExFcy 2 1/2" min 18.00-20.00  few high as 22.00                                

SOUTH GEORGIA                                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---BLUEBERRIES: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. Some harvesting    
curtailed due to thunderstorms. Too few new sales to establish a market. Nearly
all movement from prior sales.                                                 

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 18-MAY-2018                                 
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

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                                 

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 18-MAY-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                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---APPLES: SUPPLY GOLDEN DELICIOUS AND FUJI LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET 
STEADY.  cartons tray pack Fuji U.S. ExFcy 72s 28.00-30.00 mostly 28.00-29.00  
80s 28.00-30.00 mostly 28.00-29.00 88s 28.00-30.00 mostly 28.00-29.00 Mcintosh 
U.S. ExFcy 72s 24.00-30.00 mostly 25.00-28.00 80s 24.00-30.00 mostly           
25.00-28.00 88s 24.00-30.00 mostly 25.00-28.00 Empire U.S. ExFcy 72s           
23.00-30.00 mostly 23.00-26.00 80s 23.00-30.00 mostly 23.00-26.00 88s          
23.00-30.00 mostly 23.00-26.00 cartons 12 3-lb film bags Red Delicious U.S.    
ExFcy 2 1/2" min 17.00-24.00 mostly 17.00-19.00 few higher Golden Delicious    
U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 17.00-22.00 mostly 21.00-22.00 Mcintosh U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2"
min 17.00-24.00 mostly 18.00-22.00 Empire U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 17.00-23.00    
mostly 20.00                                                                   

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 18-MAY-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 8s 10.50-12.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 
occas higher and lower 9s 10.50-12.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 occas higher and lower
10s 10.50-12.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 occas higher and lower 12s 10.50-12.00      
mostly 11.00-12.00 occas higher and lower                                      

CARIBBEAN IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                               
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---MANGOES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. HAITI  Via boat
flats 1 layer Francis (Francine) 9s 10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 10s         
10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 12s 10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00-12.00              

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 MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. COST RICA      
cartons 1 layer golden ripe 5s 6.00-7.00  occas high as  8.00-9.50 6s 6.00-7.00
occas high as  8.00-9.50 7s 6.00-7.00  occas high as  8.00-9.50 8s 6.00-7.00   
occas 8.00                                                                     

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---MISC BERRIES: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. GUATEMALA  by Air flats 12 6-oz cups with  
lids Blackberries lge   supply in too few hands to quote                       

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2017 Season                                                                    
---CANTALOUPS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. GUATEMALA, HONDURAS, COSTA RICA   LAST REPORT
1/2 cartons 9s   Supply in too few hands to quote 12s   Supply in too few hands
to quote 15s   Supply in too few hands to quote oversized 1/2 cartons 6s (5    
size)   Supply in too few hands to quote 9s (6 size)   Supply in too few hands 
to quote                                                                       

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---MANGOES: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. GUATEMALA,    
COSTA RICA flats 1 layer Tommy Atkins 6s 3.50-4.00  occas higher 7s 3.50-4.00  
occas higher 8s 3.50-4.00  occas higher 9s 3.50-4.00  occas higher 10s 3.00    
occas higher 12s 3.00                                                          

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 MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. GUATEMALA.   
30-35 lb cartons Tainung 8s 20.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 9s 20.00-24.00      
mostly 20.00-21.00 occas higher 10s 20.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 occas higher
12s 20.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 occas higher 13s 19.00-20.00  few higher 14s
19.00-20.00  few higher                                                        
---PINEAPPLES: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. COSTA RICA     
cartons 1 layer golden ripe 5s 7.00-8.00  occas higher 6s 7.00-8.00  occas     
higher 7s 7.00-8.00  occas higher 8s 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.00 occas higher        

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
ORLANDO Shipping Point Prices as of 18-MAY-2018                                
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

FLORIDA                                                                        
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---CANTALOUPS: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.
Includes palletizing and precooling. Some harvest curtailed due to rain or wet 
fields. 24 inch bins Athena Type 120s 175.00-190.00  few including previous    
commitments higher 150s 160.00-170.00  few including previous commitments lower

SOUTH FLORIDA                                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---WATERMELONS: DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Some morning harvest    
curtailed due to wet fields. 24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seeded Type 35s     
.15-.16  occas lower Red Flesh Seedless Type 36s .23  previous commitments     
lower, occas higher 45s .23  few .24, previous commitments lower 60s .22-.23   

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
ORLANDO-IMPORTS Shipping Point Prices as of 18-MAY-2018                        
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

ARGENTINA IMPORTS - PORT OF ENTRY PHILADELPHIA AREA                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - Prices in U.S. Dollars                     
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---PEARS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  18 kg containers Packham Triumph 70 
sz 24.00-26.00  occasional higher 80 sz 24.00-26.00  occasional higher 90 sz   
22.00-26.00 mostly 24.00 occasional higher                                     

CHILE IMPORTS - PORT OF ENTRY PHILADELPHIA AREA                                
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - Prices in U.S. Dollars                     
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---APPLES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  18 kg cartons tray pack Granny     
Smith MKD ExFcy 70s 26.00-28.00  80s 26.00-28.00  90s 24.00-26.00 mostly 24.00 
100s 22.00-24.00 mostly 22.00 Royal Gala MKD ExFcy 70s 22.00-26.00 mostly      
22.00-24.00 80s 22.00-26.00 mostly 22.00-24.00 90s 20.00-22.00                 
---KIWIFRUIT: SUPPLY FAIRLY HEAVY. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  9 kg   
(19.8 lb) containers loose Hayward 25s 17.00-19.00 mostly 18.00 27s 16.00-18.00
mostly 16.00-17.00 30s 15.00-17.00 mostly 16.00 33s 14.00-16.00 mostly 15.00   
36s 13.00-15.00 mostly 14.00 39s 13.00-14.00 mostly 13.00 42s 11.00-13.00      
mostly 12.00                                                                   
---PEARS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  18 kg cartons    
tray pack Bosc 70 sz 34.00-38.00 mostly 36.00-38.00 80 sz 34.00-38.00 mostly   
36.00-38.00 90 sz 34.00-38.00 mostly 36.00-38.00 100 sz 32.00-36.00 mostly     
34.00                                                                          

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                                                                    
---CLEMENTINES: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Repacked        
en-route flat cartons 10 3-lb mesh bags 24 sz 34.50-38.50 mostly 36.50-38.50   
occasional high as 40.00 28 sz 34.50-38.50 mostly 36.50-38.50 occasional high  
as 40.00 32 sz 34.50-38.50 mostly 36.50 occasional high as 40.00               

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 18-MAY-2018                                
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

IMPERIAL AND COACHELLA VALLEYS, CALIFORNIA AND WESTERN ARIZONA                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---WATERMELONS: SUPPLY AVAILABLE VERY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT    
STEADY. Extra services included. Most present shipments from prior bookings    
and/or previous commitments. cartons Red Flesh Seedless Miniature   6s 11.95   
8s 13.95  9s 13.95  11s 11.95  24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type 35s 
.18-.20  45s .20-.24 mostly .20-.22 occasional lower 60s .20-.24 mostly .20-.22
occasional lower ORGANIC cartons Red Flesh Seedless Miniature 6s 14.95  8s     
16.95  9s 16.95  11s 14.95                                                     

IMPERIAL VALLEY, CALIFORNIA AND CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---CANTALOUPS: SUPPLY AVAILABLE LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET 9S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, 
OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  Most present shipments from     
prior bookings and/or previous commitments. 1/2 cartons 9s 11.95-14.95 mostly  
12.95 12s 10.95-12.95 mostly 10.95 15s 7.95-10.95 mostly 8.95                  

IMPERIAL VALLEY, CALIFORNIA AND CENTRAL ARIZONA                                
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---HONEYDEWS: SUPPLY AVAILABLE VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER.
Extra services included. Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or     
previous commitments. 2/3 cartons 5s 8.95-9.95  6s 8.95-9.95                   

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---WATERMELONS: SUPPLY AVAILABLE LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Most 
present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments at lower     
price. 24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seeded Type approx 28 count .15-.18 mostly
.16 approx 35 count .15-.18 mostly .17-.18 Red Flesh Seedless Type approx 35   
count .22-.24 mostly .24 few .26 previous commitments lower approx 45 count    
.22-.26 mostly .24 previous commitments lower approx 60 count .20-.22 mostly   
.22 few .24                                                                    

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---ORANGES: SUPPLY AVAILABLE LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET 88S AND 113S    
SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 7/10 bushel     
cartons Valencia No Grade Marks 72s 10.00-13.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 occasional  
higher 88s 11.00-13.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 113s 13.00-14.00  occasional higher  
138s 12.00-14.00 mostly 13.00-14.00                                            

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2017 Season                                                                    
---CANTALOUPS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET HIGHER. Extra services   
included. 1/2 cartons 9s 11.00-14.95 mostly 11.00-12.95 few 14.95 12s          
9.00-12.95 mostly 9.00-10.95 few 12.95 15s 6.00-7.95 mostly 6.00-6.95          
---HONEYDEWS: DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET 5S HIGHER, OTHERS SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra
services included. 2/3 cartons 5s 7.35-9.35 mostly 7.35-8.95 occasional higher 
6s 7.35-9.35 mostly 7.35-8.95 8s 4.00-6.35 mostly 4.35-4.95 occasional higher  
---WATERMELONS: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET MINIATURE 11S AND 75-80S SLIGHTLY HIGHER,  
OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality and condition. Many present         
shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments. cartons Red Flesh   
Seedless Miniature 6s 9.95-12.95 mostly 10.95-11.95 8s 10.95-13.95 mostly      
11.95-12.95 occasional lower 9s 10.95-13.95 mostly 11.95-12.95 occasional lower
11s 7.95-9.95 mostly 7.95 occasional higher 24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh      
Seedless Type approx 35 count .14-.16 mostly .16 few .18 approx 45 count       
.18-.20 mostly .20 few .22 approx 60 count .20-.22 mostly .20 75-80s .10-.12   
mostly .12 few .14                                                             

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---GRAPES: DEMAND FLAME GOOD, OTHERS FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra   
services included. Wide range in price.  Many present shipments from prior     
bookings and/or previous commitments. 18 lb containers bagged Perlette U.S. One
lge 20.95-26.95 mostly 22.95-24.95 occasional lower Flame Seedless U.S. One lge
22.95-28.95 mostly 24.95-26.95 occasional lower Black Seedless U.S. One lge    
22.95-26.95 mostly 24.95-26.95 occasional lower                                
---MANGOES: DEMAND TOMMY ATKINS FAIRLY GOOD, ATAULFO GOOD. MARKET TOMMY ATKINS 
8S HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Crossings include light volumes of Haden       
variety. Wide range in quality and appearance. cartons 1 layer Tommy Atkins 6s 
4.50-5.00  7s 4.00-5.50 mostly 5.00 8s 4.00-5.50 mostly 4.50-5.00 9s 3.50-5.00 
mostly 4.00 10s 3.25-4.50 mostly 3.25-3.50 12s 3.00-4.00 mostly 3.00-3.50      
Ataulfo 12s 5.50-6.50 mostly 5.50-6.00 14s 5.50-6.50 mostly 5.50-6.00 16s      
5.00-5.75 mostly 5.00-5.50 18s 4.00-5.50 mostly 4.00-5.00 20s 3.50-4.75 mostly 
3.75-4.00 22s 3.50-4.75 mostly 3.50-3.75                                       

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---LIMES: SUPPLY 110-150S VERY LIGHT, 230-250S HEAVY. DEMAND 230-250S LIGHT,   
OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET 230-250S SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Wide     
range in price, quality and condition.  Some sales of 230-250s booked open with
price to be established later. 40 lb cartons Seedless Type 110s 25.00-34.00    
mostly 25.00-30.00 few 36.00-38.00 occasional lower 150s 22.00-30.00 mostly    
24.00-28.00 few 32.00-34.00 occasional lower 175s 16.00-22.00 mostly           
18.00-20.00 few 24.00 200s 10.00-14.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 230s 6.00-10.00      
mostly 7.00-9.00 occasional higher 250s 5.00-8.00 mostly 6.00-7.00 few 10.00   

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---PAPAYA: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality and condition.   
30-35 lb cartons Tainung 19.00-22.00 mostly 19.00-20.00 few 24.00-26.00        
occasional lower 35-40 lb cartons Maradol Type 19.00-26.00 mostly 22.00-24.00  
occasional lower                                                               
---PINEAPPLES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons 1 layer golden ripe 
5s 4.75-6.50 mostly 5.00-5.50 6s 4.75-6.50 mostly 5.00-5.50 7s 4.75-6.50 mostly
5.00-5.50 8s 4.75-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50                                        

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---MANGOES: SUPPLY HADEN VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide    
range in quality and appearance. flats 1 layer Haden 6s 4.00-5.50 mostly       
5.00-5.50 7s 4.00-5.00 mostly 5.00 8s 4.00-5.00 mostly 5.00 9s 4.00-5.00 mostly
4.75-5.00 10s 3.25-4.50 mostly 4.25-4.50 12s 3.00-4.00 mostly 3.75-4.00 Tommy  
Atkins 6s 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.50-5.00 7s 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.25-5.00 8s 4.00-5.00
mostly 4.25-5.00 9s 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.25-4.50 10s 3.25-4.50 mostly 3.75-4.00  
12s 3.00-4.00 mostly 3.50-3.75 Ataulfo 12s 7.00-9.50 mostly 7.00-8.50 14s      
6.00-6.50  16s 5.25-6.00 mostly 5.50 18s 4.25-5.50 mostly 5.00 20s 3.50-5.50   
mostly 4.50 22s 3.75-4.75 mostly 4.00                                          

SOUTH & CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---LEMONS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in prices. 7/10 bushel
cartons Shprs 1st Grade 75s 24.80-38.95 mostly 26.80-29.80 95s 26.80-38.95     
mostly 28.80-31.80 115s 25.80-38.95 mostly 28.80-31.80 140s 28.80-35.95 mostly 
29.80-32.80 165s 29.80-34.95 mostly 30.80-32.80 occasional higher 200s         
27.80-33.95 mostly 29.80-31.78 occasional higher 235s 24.80-31.95 mostly       
25.80-28.78 Shprs Choice 75s 17.80-32.95 mostly 19.78-22.80 95s 20.80-32.95    
mostly 22.80-26.80 115s 21.80-32.95 mostly 22.80-26.80 140s 24.80-32.95 mostly 
24.80-28.80 occasional higher 165s 26.80-32.95 mostly 27.80-29.80 occasional   
higher 200s 24.80-31.95 mostly 26.80-29.78 occasional higher 235s 21.80-28.95  
mostly 23.80-27.80 ORGANIC 7/10 bushel cartons Shprs 1st Grade 75s 32.80-51.80 
mostly 35.80-45.80 few 56.78 95s 40.80-50.95 mostly 43.80-50.95 few 56.78 115s 
46.80-52.80 mostly 46.80-50.95 few 56.78 140s 44.80-48.90  few 56.78 165s      
44.80-48.95  few 56.78 Shprs Choice 95s 28.80-42.78 mostly 29.80-39.95         
occasional higher 115s 29.80-42.78 mostly 30.80-37.95 occasional higher 140s   
27.80-42.78 mostly 28.80-36.95 occasional higher                               
---ORANGES: SUPPLY NAVEL 88-138S LIGHT. DEMAND NAVEL AND VALENCIA 88-138S GOOD,
NAVEL 56-72S FAIRLY GOOD, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT . MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  7/10     
bushel cartons Navel Shprs 1st Grade 40s 15.80-18.95 mostly 16.80-17.95        
occasional higher 48s 20.80-24.80 mostly 21.80-23.80 56s 21.80-25.80 mostly    
22.80-24.80 occasional higher 72s 23.80-28.80 mostly 24.80-27.80 88s           
24.80-28.80 mostly 25.80-27.80 113s 25.80-27.80 mostly 26.80-27.80 occasional  
higher 138s 25.78-27.95  occasional higher Shprs Choice 40s 14.78-15.80  few   
16.80 48s 16.80-18.80  56s 17.78-18.80  few 19.80 72s 18.80-20.80 mostly       
19.78-20.80 occasional higher 88s 22.80-24.80 mostly 22.80-23.80 occasional    
higher 113s 25.80-27.80 mostly 26.78-27.80 occasional higher 138s 24.80-27.50  
mostly 25.80-26.50 Valencia Shprs 1st Grade 48s 17.80-20.80 mostly 18.80-19.80 
occasional higher 56s 17.80-20.80 mostly 18.80-19.80 occasional higher 72s     
19.80-23.80 mostly 19.80-22.80 occasional higher 88s 20.80-23.80 mostly        
20.80-22.80 occasional higher 113s 23.80-25.80  occasional higher 138s         
23.80-25.80 mostly 23.80-24.80 occasional higher Shprs Choice 48s 15.80-17.80  
mostly 16.80-17.80 occasional higher and lower 56s 15.80-17.80 mostly          
16.80-17.80 occasional higher and lower 72s 16.80-18.80 mostly 17.80-18.80     
occasional higher and lower 88s 17.80-21.80 mostly 18.80-20.80 occasional      
higher and lower 113s 21.80-25.80 mostly 22.80-24.80 occasional higher and     
lower 138s 21.80-23.80  few 24.80 occasional higher and lower                  

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
RALEIGH Shipping Point Prices as of 18-MAY-2018                                
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.    
Report issued Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.  Some harvest curtailed due to    
heavy rain and wet fields.  Some present shipments from previous commitments.  
Includes palletizing and cooling. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med-lge    
12.00-14.00  some high as 15.00 few low as 11.50                               

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
YAKIMA Shipping Point Prices as of 18-MAY-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 FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Prices include palletizing 
and cooling. Wide range in prices. cartons tray pack Red Delicious WAExFcy 72s 
13.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 fineappear 16.00-17.00  occ hgr 80s 13.00-16.00 
mostly 14.00-16.00 fineappear 16.00-18.00  88s 13.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-16.00  
fineappear 16.00-18.00  100s 13.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 fineappear         
16.00-18.00  113s 13.00-16.00  fineappear 16.00-17.00  125s 13.00-16.00        
fineappear 16.00-17.00  occ hgr Golden Delicious WAExFcy 72s 21.00-26.00 mostly
22.00-24.00 fineappear 27.00-30.00  occ hgr 80s 20.00-26.00 mostly 21.00-23.00 
fineappear 26.00-29.00  occ hgr 88s 19.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 fineappear  
23.00-27.00 mostly 23.00-26.00 occ hgr 100s 16.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-19.00     
fineappear 20.00-23.00  occ hgr 113s 14.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-18.00 fineappear 
19.00-21.00  occ hgr 125s 15.00-17.00  occ hgr fineappear 17.00-18.00  Fuji    
WAExFcy 72s 18.00-24.00 mostly 19.00-22.00 fineappear 25.00-30.00 mostly       
28.00-30.00 occ hgr 80s 18.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 fineappear 25.00-30.00  
mostly 26.00-29.00 occ hgr 88s 16.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-19.00 fineappear       
21.00-28.00 mostly 22.00-25.00 occ hgr 100s 14.00-17.00 mostly 14.00-16.00     
fineappear 17.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-21.00 occ hgr 113s 12.00-17.00 mostly      
13.00-16.00 fineappear 17.00-19.00  occ hgr 125s 12.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-15.00
fineappear 16.00-18.00  occ hgr Granny Smith WAExFcy 72s 22.00-28.00 mostly    
24.00-26.00 fineappear 34.00-40.00 mostly 34.00-38.00 occ hgr/lwr 80s          
22.00-28.00 mostly 22.00-24.00 fineappear 32.00-38.00 mostly 34.00-36.00 occ   
hgr 88s 18.00-24.00 mostly 19.00-22.00 fineappear 24.00-30.00 mostly           
26.00-28.00 occ hgr 100s 15.00-20.00 mostly 16.00-18.00 fineappear 19.00-26.00 
mostly 21.00-23.00 occ hgr 113s 14.00-18.00 mostly 15.00-17.00 fineappear      
18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 occ hgr 125s 13.00-16.00 mostly 13.00-15.00     
fineappear 16.00-18.00  occ hgr Gala WAExFcy 64s 18.00-24.00 mostly 19.00-21.00
fineappear 26.00-28.00  occ hgr 72s 18.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-23.00 fineappear  
26.00-28.00  occ hgr 80s 18.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-23.00 occ lwr fineappear     
24.00-28.00 mostly 24.00-27.00 occ hgr 88s 16.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00      
fineappear 22.00-26.00 mostly 23.00-25.00 occ hgr 100s 15.00-18.00 mostly      
16.00-18.00 fineappear 18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 occ hgr 113s 14.00-17.00 
mostly 15.00-16.00 fineappear 17.00-19.00  125s 14.00-16.00  fineappear        
16.00-17.00  occ hgr Honeycrisp WAExFcy 64s 58.00-63.00 mostly 60.00-63.00     
fineappear 64.00-70.00 mostly 66.00-70.00 occ hgr 72s 58.00-63.00 mostly       
60.00-63.00 fineappear 64.00-70.00 mostly 66.00-70.00 occ hgr 80s 58.00-63.00  
mostly 60.00-63.00 fineappear 64.00-70.00 mostly 66.00-70.00 occ hgr 88s       
58.00-63.00 mostly 60.00-63.00 fineappear 64.00-70.00 mostly 66.00-70.00 occ   
hgr 100s 38.00-44.00 mostly 39.00-42.00 fineappear 46.00-50.00 mostly          
46.00-48.00 113s 26.00-32.00 mostly 28.00-30.00 fineappear 30.00-36.00 mostly  
30.00-34.00 cartons 12 3-lb film bags Red Delicious WAExFcy 2 1/2" min         
14.00-17.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 occ lwr 2 1/4" min 9.00-12.00 mostly 10.00-11.00
Golden Delicious WAExFcy 2 1/2" min 14.00-17.00 mostly 15.00-17.00 2 1/4" min  
10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 occ hgr Fuji WAExFcy 2 1/2" min 14.00-17.00     
mostly 15.00-17.00 2 1/4" min 9.00-10.00  occ hgr/lwr Granny Smith WAExFcy 2   
1/2" min 14.00-18.00 mostly 15.00-17.00 occ hgr 2 1/4" min 8.00-11.00 mostly   
9.00-11.00 occ hgr Gala WAExFcy 2 1/2" min 14.00-18.00 mostly 14.00-17.00 2    
1/4" min 10.00-13.00 mostly 11.00-13.00 occ hgr/lwr ORGANIC cartons tray pack  
Gala WAExFcy 72s 35.00-44.00 mostly 38.00-42.00 occ hgr/lwr 80s 34.00-44.00    
mostly 38.00-42.00 occ hgr/lwr 88s 33.00-43.00 mostly 37.00-41.00 occ hgr/lwr  
100s 23.00-32.00 mostly 24.00-28.00 occ hgr/lwr 113s 20.00-28.00 mostly        
21.00-25.00 occ hgr cartons 12 3-lb film bags Gala WAExFcy 2 1/2" min          
20.00-28.00 mostly 21.00-25.00 occ hgr                                         
---PEARS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Prices include palletizing and       
cooling. Wide range in prices. 4/5 bushel cartons wrapped D'Anjou U.S. One 70s 
22.00-26.00 mostly 22.00-24.00 occ hgr 80s 22.00-26.00 mostly 23.00-25.00 occ  
hgr 90s 22.00-26.00 mostly 23.00-25.00 100s 22.00-26.00 mostly 23.00-25.00 110s
22.00-26.00 mostly 24.00-26.00 120s 21.00-26.00 mostly 24.00-26.00 135s        
20.00-26.00 mostly 24.00-26.00