Shipping Point Fruit Report - Phoenix, AZ
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 22-MAR-2018                                 
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                
Phone:  (602) 514-7210     Fax:  (602) 514-7215                                 
                                                                                
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.                                         
                                                                                

IX_FV110                                                                        
                                                                                

Phoenix,     AZ: Cloudy 60-88
Yuma,        AZ: Cloudy 66-82
Bakersfield, CA: Rain 59-69
Coachella,   CA: Rain 66-82
El Centro,   CA: Cloudy 63-83
Fresno,      CA: Rain 55-66
Huron,       CA: Cloudy 53-67
Oxnard,      CA: Rain 58-62
Salinas,     CA: Rain 49-63
Santa Maria, CA: Rain 53-64
McAllen,     TX: Cloudy/Wind 65-85
San Antonio, TX: Cloudy/Wind 52-79
Culiacan, SI     MX: Partly Cloudy 58-89
Hermosillo, SO   MX: Cloudy 68-93
Morelia, MI      MX: Partly Cloudy 52-81
Torreon, CO      MX: Sunny 58-90
Veracruz, VE     MX: Partly Cloudy 74-79
Villahermosa, TB MX: Partly Cloudy 73-89                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---GRAPEFRUIT: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included. 7/10   
bushel cartons Marked Rio Star Texas Fancy 23s 18.00-20.95  27s 19.35-20.95    
32s 18.00-20.95  36s 17.00-20.95 mostly 18.35-19.95 40s 16.00-18.95  48s       
14.35-17.95 mostly 14.35-15.00 56s 12.35-16.95 mostly 15.00-15.95 Texas Choice 
23s 13.00-14.95  27s 13.00-14.95  32s 13.00-14.95  36s 13.00-14.95  40s        
11.10-13.95  48s 11.10-13.95  56s 11.10-12.95                                  
---ORANGES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included. 7/10      
bushel cartons Valencia U.S. Combination 64s 16.35-18.00 mostly 16.35-16.95 72s
16.35-20.00 mostly 16.35-17.95 88s 18.35-20.00  113s 20.00-23.95 mostly        
20.00-20.35 138s 18.00-19.35  occasional higher Texas Choice 64s 16.00-16.45   
few 12.25 72s 14.25-18.00 mostly 14.25-17.45 88s 16.25-18.45  113s 18.00-18.25 
occasional higher 138s 16.00-16.25  occasional higher                          

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---ORANGES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 
7/10 bushel cartons Valencia No Grade Marks 56s 8.00-10.00  few 13.00 72s      
9.00-10.00 mostly 10.00 few 13.00 88s 10.00-12.00  few 14.00 113s 12.00-13.00  
few 15.00 138s 12.00-13.00  few 14.00                                          

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2017 Season                                                                    
---HONEYDEWS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND 5-6S FAIRLY GOOD, 8S MODERATE. MARKET  
ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 2/3 cartons 5s 8.35-9.35  few 10.35 6s  
8.35-9.35  8s 7.00-8.35 mostly 7.00-7.35 occasional lower                      
---WATERMELONS: SUPPLY AVAILABLE LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide 
range in price, quality and condition. Many present shipments from prior       
bookings and/or previous commitments cartons Red Flesh Seedless Miniature 6s   
12.00-15.35 mostly 14.95 8s 13.00-15.95 mostly 15.95 occasional higher 9s      
13.00-16.95 mostly 14.95-15.95 occasional higher 11s 10.00-13.95 mostly        
11.95-12.95 24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type approx 35 count .32-.36
mostly .32-.34 few .38 previous commitments lower approx 45 count .32-.36      
mostly .32-.34 few .38 previous commitments lower                              

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---MANGOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Crossings include light      
volumes of Haden variety. Wide range in quality and appearance. cartons 1 layer
Tommy Atkins 6s 4.00-4.50 mostly 4.25-4.50 few 5.00 occasional higher 7s       
4.00-4.50 mostly 4.25-4.50 few 5.00 occasional higher 8s 4.00-4.75 mostly      
4.25-4.50 few 5.00 9s 4.00-4.75 mostly 4.00-4.25 occasional lower 10s 3.65-4.25
mostly 4.00-4.25 few 4.50 12s 4.00-4.50 mostly 4.00 few 4.75 Ataulfo 12s       
5.50-6.50 mostly 5.50-6.00 occasional higher 14s 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50    
occasional higher 16s 4.75-5.50 mostly 4.75-5.00 occasional higher 18s         
4.50-5.00  occasional higher 20s 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.00-4.50 22s 4.00-4.75      
mostly 4.00                                                                    

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---LIMES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in price, quality
and condition. 40 lb cartons Seedless Type 110s 42.00-48.00 mostly 45.00-47.00 
few 52.00 occasional lower 150s 46.00-52.00 mostly 48.00-50.00 few 56.00       
occasional higher and lower 175s 47.00-54.00 mostly 50.00-52.00 few 56.00      
occasional higher and lower 200s 47.00-54.00 mostly 50.00-52.00 few 56.00      
occasional higher and lower 230s 42.00-48.00 mostly 45.00-47.00 few 52.00      
occasional higher and lower 250s 35.00-40.00 mostly 36.00-38.00 few 42.00      
occasional higher and lower                                                    

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2017 Season                                                                    
---WATERMELONS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in price.  
cartons per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type 4s .28-.33 mostly .30-.32 occasional    
lower 5s .28-.33 mostly .30-.32 occasional lower 24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh 
Seedless Type approx 35 count .26-.32 mostly .28-.30 few .36 occasional lower  
approx 45 count .26-.32 mostly .28-.30 few .36 occasional lower approx 60 count
.26-.32 mostly .27-.29 few .34 occasional higher and lower                     

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---PAPAYA: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality and        
condition. 30-35 lb cartons Tainung 14.00-18.00 mostly 15.00-17.00 occasional  
higher 35-40 lb cartons Maradol Type 14.00-18.00 mostly 15.00-17.00            
---PINEAPPLES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY.  cartons 1 layer golden ripe 
5s 4.00-8.00 mostly 5.50-6.50 6s 5.00-8.00 mostly 6.00-7.00 7s 5.00-8.00 mostly
6.50-7.50 8s 5.00-8.00 mostly 6.50-7.50                                        

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---MANGOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality and          
appearance. flats 1 layer Haden 6s 3.25-6.00 mostly 4.00-5.00 occasional lower 
7s 3.75-6.00 mostly 4.00-5.00 occasional lower 8s 3.75-6.00 mostly 4.00-5.00   
occasional lower 9s 3.75-6.00 mostly 4.00-5.00 occasional lower 10s 3.50-6.00  
mostly 4.00-4.50 occasional lower 12s 3.50-6.00 mostly 4.00-4.50 occasional    
lower Tommy Atkins 6s 3.75-6.00 mostly 4.00-4.50 occasional lower 7s 3.75-6.00 
mostly 4.00-4.50 occasional lower 8s 3.75-6.00 mostly 4.00-4.50 occasional     
lower 9s 3.75-6.00 mostly 4.00-4.50 occasional lower 10s 3.00-6.00 mostly      
3.75-4.25 12s 3.00-6.00 mostly 3.25-3.75 Ataulfo 12s 4.50-8.00 mostly 6.50-7.50
few 10.00 occasional lower 14s 4.25-7.00 mostly 5.50-6.50 occasional lower 16s 
4.00-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50 occasional lower 18s 4.00-5.25 mostly 4.50-5.00     
occasional lower 20s 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.50-5.00 occasional lower 22s 3.75-5.00 
mostly 4.00-4.50                                                               

SOUTH & CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---LEMONS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in prices. Most    
harvesting curtailed due to rain and wet fields. 7/10 bushel cartons Shprs 1st 
Grade 75s 24.80-38.95 mostly 26.80-29.80 95s 24.80-38.95 mostly 28.80-31.80    
115s 24.80-38.95 mostly 28.80-31.80 140s 25.80-35.95 mostly 28.80-32.80 165s   
26.80-33.95 mostly 29.80-32.80 200s 26.80-32.95 mostly 28.80-31.78 235s        
18.80-31.95 mostly 24.05-28.78 Shprs Choice 75s 17.80-32.95 mostly 19.78-22.80 
95s 22.80-32.95 mostly 22.80-26.80 115s 22.80-32.95 mostly 22.80-26.80 140s    
20.80-31.95 mostly 24.80-28.80 165s 20.80-30.95 mostly 24.80-28.78 200s        
19.80-29.95 mostly 25.80-29.78 235s 15.80-28.95 mostly 22.80-26.78 ORGANIC 7/10
bushel cartons Shprs 1st Grade 75s 28.00-56.78 mostly 32.00-42.95 95s          
30.00-56.78 mostly 35.00-45.95 occasional lower 115s 30.00-56.78 mostly        
35.00-45.95 occasional lower 140s 30.00-56.78 mostly 35.00-42.95 occasional    
lower                                                                          
---ORANGES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Fairly wide range in prices. Most  
harvesting curtailed due to rain and wet fields. 7/10 bushel cartons Navel     
Shprs 1st Grade 40s 14.80-16.95 mostly 15.80-16.80 occasional higher 48s       
16.80-19.80 mostly 17.80-18.80 few 20.78 56s 17.80-19.95 mostly 18.80-19.95 few
20.78 72s 17.80-22.78 mostly 18.80-21.78 88s 18.80-23.95 mostly 20.80-22.78    
113s 19.80-23.95 mostly 21.80-23.95 138s 19.80-23.95 mostly 20.80-22.78 Shprs  
Choice 40s 12.80-15.95 mostly 13.80-14.80 48s 13.75-17.80 mostly 14.80-16.80   
56s 14.75-17.95 mostly 15.75-17.95 72s 15.75-19.95 mostly 16.80-18.80 88s      
17.80-22.95 mostly 18.80-21.80 113s 17.80-23.78 mostly 19.80-22.95 138s        
17.80-22.95 mostly 20.80-22.95 ORGANIC 7/10 bushel cartons Navel Shprs 1st     
Grade 48s 26.95-37.78 mostly 28.80-32.80 56s 26.95-37.78 mostly 33.80-37.78 72s
26.95-37.78 mostly 33.80-37.78 88s 26.95-37.78 mostly 33.80-37.78