Shipping Point Fruit Report - Phoenix, AZ
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 19-MAY-2017                                 
                                                                                
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: Sunny 67-88
Yuma,        AZ: Mostly Sunny 67-90
Bakersfield, CA: Sunny 66-90
Coachella,   CA: Sunny 62-93
El Centro,   CA: Sunny 61-89
Fresno,      CA: Sunny 60-89
Oxnard,      CA: Sunny 56-73
Salinas,     CA: Sunny 50-68
Santa Maria, CA: Sunny 46-79
McAllen,     TX: Sunny/Wind 79-93
San Antonio, TX: Mostly Cloudy 74-87
Culiacan, SI     MX: Cloudy 64-88
Hermosillo, SO   MX: Mostly Sunny 64-95
Morelia, MI      MX: Mostly Cloudy 59-84
Torreon, CO      MX: Mostly Cloudy 70-95
Veracruz, VE     MX: Cloudy 81-86
Villahermosa, TB MX: Partly Cloudy 97-109
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

IMPERIAL AND COACHELLA VALLEYS, CALIFORNIA AND WESTERN ARIZONA                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2017 Season                                                                    
---WATERMELONS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra     
services included. 24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type approx 35 count 
.14-.16 mostly .16 few .18 occasional higher approx 45 count .18-.20 mostly .20
few .16 occasional higher approx 60 count .20  occasional higher               

IMPERIAL VALLEY, CALIFORNIA AND CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2017 Season                                                                    
---CANTALOUPS: DEMAND 9S GOOD AT LOWER PRICES, OTHERS GOOD. MARKET 9S LOWER,   
12S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, ORGANIC ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Most       
present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments. REVISED     
DISTRICT 1/2 cartons 9s 8.45-11.95 mostly 9.95-10.95 few 12.95 occasional lower
12s 7.45-11.95 mostly 9.95 oversized 1/2 cartons 9s (6 size) 8.00-10.95 mostly 
9.95 occasional higher ORGANIC 1/2 cartons 9s 14.95  12s 16.95-18.95           

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2017 Season                                                                    
---WATERMELONS: SUPPLY SEEDLESS 60 COUNT LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET     
ABOUT STEADY. Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous       
commitments. 24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seeded Type approx 28 count .12-.16 
mostly .13-.15 approx 35 count .14-.16  occasional higher Red Flesh Seedless   
Type approx 35 count .16-.20 mostly .18-.20 few .22 approx 45 count .20-.22    
few .24 occasional lower approx 60 count .16-.20 mostly .18-.20 occasional     
higher                                                                         

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2016 Season                                                                    
---HONEYDEWS: SUPPLY 8S FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.    
Extra services included.  Wide range in quality and condition. 2/3 cartons 5s  
5.00-7.35 mostly 5.35-6.45 occasional lower 6s 4.95-7.95 mostly 5.35-6.45      
occasional higher and lower 8s 4.95-7.35 mostly 5.00-6.45 occasional lower     
oversized 2/3 cartons 5s (4 size) 5.35-7.35 mostly 5.35-6.45                   
---WATERMELONS: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality and    
condition. Many present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous          
commitments. 24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type approx 35 count       
.15-.18 mostly .16 occasional higher approx 45 count .18-.20 mostly .18 few .22
occasional lower approx 60 count .18-.20 mostly .18 few .22 occasional lower   

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---GRAPES: SUPPLY AVAILABLE FLAME SEEDLESS LIGHT. DEMAND FLAME SEEDLESS VERY   
GOOD, BLACK SEEDLESS MODERATE, PERLETTE LIGHT. MARKET PERLETTE SLIGHTLY LOWER, 
OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  Most present shipments of Flame 
Seedless from prior bookings and/or previous commitments. 18 lb containers     
bagged Perlette U.S. One lge 18.95-26.95 mostly 22.95-24.95 occasional higher  
and lower Flame Seedless U.S. One lge 22.95-28.95 mostly 26.95-28.95 occasional
higher Black Seedless U.S. One lge 22.95-25.95 mostly 22.95-24.95 occasional   
higher and lower ORGANIC 18 lb containers bagged Perlette U.S. One lge 36.95   
Flame Seedless U.S. One lge 36.95  Black Seedless U.S. One lge 32.95           
---MANGOES: DEMAND TOMMY ATKINS GOOD, ATAULFO FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT       
STEADY. Wide range in quality. cartons 1 layer Tommy Atkins 7s 6.25-8.00 mostly
6.25-6.50 8s 6.00-8.00 mostly 6.25-6.50 9s 6.00-7.50 mostly 6.00-6.50 10s      
5.00-6.50 mostly 5.00 12s 3.75-5.50 mostly 4.25-4.50 Ataulfo 14s 6.25-8.00     
mostly 6.50 few 9.00 occasional higher 16s 5.00-7.00 mostly 6.00 few 8.00      
occasional higher 18s 4.25-5.50 mostly 4.50-5.00 occasional higher 20s         
4.00-5.00 mostly 4.00-4.50 occasional higher 22s 4.00-4.50 mostly 4.00-4.25    
occasional higher                                                              

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2016 Season                                                                    
---LIMES: SUPPLY 200-250S HEAVY, 110S FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET    
110-150S LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality, condition, and     
prices. Some 250s sales booked open with prices to be established later. 40 lb 
cartons Seedless Type 110s 18.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 few 26.00 occasional 
higher 150s 15.00-20.00 mostly 16.00-19.00 few 22.00 occasional higher 175s    
10.00-14.00 mostly 10.00-13.00 occasional higher 200s 6.00-10.00 mostly        
7.00-10.00 occasional higher 230s 5.00-8.00 mostly 5.00-7.00 occasional higher 
250s 4.00-8.00 mostly 4.00-6.00 occasional higher                              

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2016 Season                                                                    
---PAPAYA: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Very wide range in quality
and condition. 35-40 lb cartons Maradol Type 13.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00    
occasional higher and lower                                                    
---PINEAPPLES: SUPPLY 5S FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.     
cartons 1 layer golden ripe 5s 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 few 7.50 occasional  
higher 6s 5.50-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 few 7.50 7s 5.50-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 few
7.50 8s 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50 few 4.00 occasional higher                  

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---MANGOES: SUPPLY ATAULFO LIGHT. DEMAND TOMMY ATKINS AND HADEN GOOD, ATAULFO  
FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality and appearance. flats 1     
layer Haden 6s 5.00-6.50 mostly 5.50-6.00 occasional lower 7s 5.00-6.50 mostly 
5.50-6.00 occasional lower 8s 5.00-6.50 mostly 5.50-6.00 occasional lower 9s   
4.50-6.00 mostly 5.50 occasional lower 10s 4.50-5.50 mostly 5.00 occasional    
higher 12s 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.25-4.75 14s 3.50-4.25 mostly 3.50-4.00 occasional
higher Tommy Atkins 6s 4.50-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50 occasional higher 7s         
4.50-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50 occasional higher 8s 4.50-6.00 mostly 5.00 9s       
4.50-5.50 mostly 4.50-5.00 10s 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.50 12s 4.00-5.00 mostly      
4.00-4.50 14s 3.50-4.00  occasional higher Ataulfo 12s 7.00-9.00 mostly        
7.00-8.00 occasional higher and lower 14s 6.50-8.00 mostly 7.00-7.50 16s       
6.00-7.00 mostly 6.50 occasional higher 18s 5.00-6.00  20s 4.00-5.50 mostly    
4.50-5.00 22s 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.50 24s 3.50-4.00  few 4.25 occasional higher  

SOUTH & CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2016 Season                                                                    
---LEMONS: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons Shprs 1st    
Grade 75s 26.55-38.95 mostly 36.05-38.95 occasional lower 95s 35.05-42.95      
mostly 36.55-42.95 occasional lower 115s 36.53-42.95 mostly 38.05-42.95        
occasional lower 140s 34.00-42.95 mostly 36.55-42.95 165s 36.05-41.95 mostly   
36.55-39.53 occasional lower 200s 32.55-37.95 mostly 33.05-36.53 occasional    
lower 235s 24.55-35.95 mostly 29.05-33.53 Shprs Choice 75s 20.00-31.95 mostly  
24.55-28.53 occasional lower 95s 24.00-31.95 mostly 27.55-31.95 occasional     
lower 115s 24.00-31.95 mostly 29.00-31.53 occasional lower 140s 27.00-35.95    
mostly 32.00-34.53 165s 28.55-36.95 mostly 33.00-36.53 200s 25.55-35.95 mostly 
32.00-35.53 235s 23.00-34.95 mostly 23.00-32.53 occasional lower ORGANIC 7/10  
bushel cartons Shprs Choice 95s 42.00-52.95 mostly 46.00-52.95 occasional lower
115s 42.00-52.95 mostly 46.00-52.95 occasional lower 140s 40.00-52.53 mostly   
47.00-52.53 occasional higher and lower 165s 38.30-52.53 mostly 48.00-52.53    
occasional higher and lower                                                    
---ORANGES: SUPPLY NAVEL 113-138S LIGHT, VALENCIA FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND NAVEL   
FAIRLY GOOD, VALENCIA MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included. 7/10   
bushel cartons Navel Shprs 1st Grade 40s 18.53-21.05 mostly 19.75-20.60 48s    
22.60-24.95 mostly 23.53-24.95 56s 22.60-24.95 mostly 23.53-24.95 72s          
22.55-24.95  88s 20.60-23.95 mostly 21.53-23.95 113s 18.60-20.95 mostly        
19.53-20.95 138s 17.53-18.95  occasional lower Shprs Choice 40s 12.60-14.95    
mostly 13.53-14.95 occasional higher 48s 14.53-15.95  56s 14.53-15.95  72s     
15.53-16.95  88s 15.53-17.03 mostly 16.53-17.03 113s 16.03-17.95 mostly        
17.03-17.95 138s 15.53-16.95  Valencia Shprs 1st Grade 48s 18.53-21.95 mostly  
18.53-20.53 56s 18.53-21.95 mostly 18.53-20.53 72s 18.53-21.95 mostly          
18.53-20.53 88s 18.53-21.95 mostly 18.53-20.53 few 22.95 113s 18.53-21.55      
mostly 18.53-20.53 138s 16.53-18.95  occasional higher and lower Shprs Choice  
48s 12.53-13.95  56s 12.53-13.95  72s 13.53-15.95  88s 14.53-17.95 mostly      
14.53-16.53 113s 15.53-18.95 mostly 15.53-17.03 138s 15.10-16.03  occasional   
higher ORGANIC 7/10 bushel cartons Valencia Shprs 1st Grade 72s 22.95-24.50    
mostly 23.50-24.50 88s 24.50-26.95  113s 24.50-28.95 mostly 24.50-26.95