Shipping Point Fruit Report - Fresno, CA
FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 16-MAY-2018                                  
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                
Phone:  (559) 487-5178     Fax:  (559) 487-5199                                 
                                                                                
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.                                         
                                                                                

FR_FV110                                                                        
                                                                                
                                                                                
Bakersfield, CA: Sunny 60-80
Fresno,      CA: Partly Cloudy 57-73
Huron,       CA: Sunny 56-77
Oxnard,      CA: Sunny/Wind 50-66
Salinas,     CA: Sunny 52-65
Santa Maria, CA: Sunny 47-67
Morelia, MI      MX: Partly Cloudy 55-79                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

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 FAIRLY GOOD. 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. Many sales booked open with price
to be establiished later. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Blackberries 5.00-8.00  
mostly 6.00-7.00 occasional higher                                             
---RASPBERRIES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. 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   

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND VERY LIGHT. 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   supplies in too few hands to establish 
a market. Light and sporadic shipments expected to continue through May. LAST  
REPORT                                                                         

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE CALIFORNIA                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---RASPBERRIES: DEMAND MODERATE. 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  FIRST REPORT                                                
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND VERY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing  
and cooling. Wide range in quality. 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-lge 5.00-8.00 mostly 5.00 occasional     
higher and lower 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 VERY 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  occasional high as 95.00 10 row sz 70.00-85.00           
occasional high as 95.00 occasional lower 10 1/2 row sz 70.00-85.00  occasional
high as 95.00 occasional lower 11 row sz 55.00-65.00 mostly 60.00 occasional   
higher 11 1/2 row sz 55.00-65.00 mostly 60.00 occasional higher 12 row sz      
20.00-40.00 mostly 30.00-40.00 occasional higher                               

SANTA MARIA CALIFORNIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and    
cooling. Wide range in quality. 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-lge 4.00-8.00 mostly 4.00-5.00 occasional
hIgher and lower ORGANIC flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med-lge 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 VERY GOOD. MARKET CONVENTIONAL SLIGHTLY HIGHER, ORGANIC 
ABOUT 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 24.00-28.00 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