Wholesale Market Asian 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                                                           
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MISC ASIAN VEGETABLES                                                          
---BEAN SPROUTS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb film bags CA 4.50-5.00 few 5.50      
cartons 12 12-oz packages CA 8.50-10.00 mostly 9.00-9.50                       
---BITTERMELON: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   30 lb cartons MX med 23.00-26.00 mostly
24.00-25.00 Indian sml-med offerings insufficient to quote                     
---BOK CHOY:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons AZ/CA 12.00-13.00 mostly 12.00     
occas higher/lower 50 lb cartons AZ/CA 10.00-14.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 occas    
higher 30 lb containers MX Baby Bok Choy Green Stem (Shanghai) 10.00-15.00     
mostly 10.00-12.00 occas higher                                                
---CHINESE CABBAGE:  MARKET STEADY.  50 lb cartons MX Nappa 10.00-14.00 mostly 
10.00-12.00 occas higher 30 lb cartons AZ/CA Nappa 11.00-14.00 mostly          
12.00-13.00                                                                    
---CHINESE CELERY:  MARKET STEADY.  crates CA 14.00-16.00 occas higher/lower   
---CHINESE CHIVES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons/crates per lb MX green 1.40-1.50   
occas higher/lower                                                             
---CHOY SUM:  MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality. 30 lb cartons CA Long Type 
11.00-13.00 MX Short Type 11.00-13.00 mostly 11.00-12.00                       
---DAIKON:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb crates CA Topped 11.00-14.00 mostly          
11.00-13.00 occas higher few 10.00                                             
---GAI CHOY (CHINESE MUSTARD):  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons MX Baby Type     
11.00-13.00 occas higher/lower Sher-Li-Hon 13.00-15.00 occas higher 35 lb      
cartons MX 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00 occas higher                               
---GAILON:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons bunched MX 15.00-18.00 occas         
higher/lower                                                                   
---GOBO: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   10 kg cartons TW AIR 18.00-19.00              
---LONG BEANS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb reusable plastic containers (RPC) MX   
green 38.00-42.00 occas higher/lower                                           
---LOTUS ROOT: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   20 kg containers CQ BOAT 45.00-48.00         
---MOAP (SMOOTH LUFFA): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons/crates MX med         
18.00-20.00                                                                    
---MOQUA (FUZZY SQUASH): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons MX fr qual           
12.00-14.00 occas best 24.00-26.00                                             
---NAGAIMO: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   10 kg containers JA AIR 60.00              
---OPO (LONG SQUASH): OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   40 lb containers MX 32.00-35.00  
poorer quality lower                                                           
---SINQUA (ANGLED/RIDGED LUFFA): OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   30 lb containers MX   
19.00-22.00                                                                    
---WATER CHESTNUTS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   20 kg containers CQ BOAT occas     
58.00-60.00                                                                    
---YU CHOY: OFFERINGS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality. 30 lb
cartons MX 12.00-13.00 occas higher YU CHOY SUM 30 lb cartons MX 18.00-22.00   
occas higher/lower