Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Los Angeles, CA
LOS ANGELES Terminal Prices as of 14-FEB-2018                                  
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
Phone:  (213) 894-3077     Fax:  (213) 894-2898                                

Weather at 7.00 am:  OVERCAST: 56                                              
YESTERDAY'S HIGH: 66                                                           

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb cartons MX 13.00-15.00 mostly 14.00   
(22-24 count)                                                                  
---CAPE GOOSEBERRIES (PHYSALIS): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 12 3.5-oz baskets  
film wrapped CB AIR 23.00-24.00 mostly 23.00 occas higher cartons 12 5-oz      
containers with lids CB AIR Without Husk 26.50-28.00                           
---CHAYOTE:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb containers MX 16.00-20.00 mostly 16.00-18.00
occas higher few low as 14.00 40 lb reusable plastic containers (RPC) MX       
Prickly Type 15.00-16.00 cartons MX 24s 10.00                                  
---COCONUTS:  MARKET STEADY.  44 lb cartons MX Fresh 20s 20.00-24.00 mostly    
20.00-23.00 occas higher/lower 45 lb cartons MX Dry 20s 19.00-23.00 mostly     
19.00-22.00 occas higher cartons TL Young Type 9s 10.00-12.00 mostly           
11.00-12.00 occas higher                                                       
Flesh 24.00 10 lb cartons VN AIR White Flesh 33.00-35.00 Red Flesh occas 45.00 
---GALANGA (SIAM, THAI GINGER): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb containers per lb HI  
BOAT 3.00-4.00 occas higher                                                    
---GINGER ROOT: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb cartons CQ BOAT 20.00-23.00 occas     
higher poorer quality and condition lower                                      
---JICAMA:  MARKET STEADY.  38-40 lb containers MX 10.00-13.00 mostly          
10.00-12.00 occas higher                                                       
---RAMBUTAN: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   2 kg cartons VN AIR 20.00-23.00 occas high as  
---TAMARINDO: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons per lb MX 1.20-1.30 occas high as 1.35
cartons 16 1-lb packages TL Sweet 42.00                                        
---TARO: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb sacks CQ BOAT Eddoes offerings insufficient  
to quote 45 lb containers MX Dasheen (Coco, Islena) 15.00-18.00 mostly         
15.00-16.00 occas higher/lower                                                 
---TOMATILLOS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  38-44 lb containers per lb MX .30-.35 few
high as .40 cartons/crates per lb MX Milpero .55-.65 occas higher/lower        
---TUMERIC: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons Local Repack Orange Type 50.00 30 
lb mshsks FI Orange Type 140.00-145.00 occas higher                            
---YUCA (CASSAVA): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   16 kg cartons CR 20.00-22.00 occas high  
as 24.00                                                                       


MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---GINGER ROOT: 30 lb cartons HI 60.00