Shipping Point Onion and Potato Recap Report - Washington, DC
WASHINGTON, DC 22-OCT-2019                                                                                                                            
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Recap of Available Shipping Point Onions and Potatoes FOB for Tuesday, October 22, 2019                                                               
                                                                                                                                                      
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                                                                                             
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
Released by:  Specialty Crops Market News � Idaho Falls, ID                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                                      
Phone:  (208) 525-0166     Fax  (208) 525-5546                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                                      
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.  Reported prices generally                                                                            
include, but are not limited to, applicable brokerage fees and commissions,                                                                           
Customs fees and duties, U.S. packaging and U.S. freight costs prior to first                                                                         
sale, paid by the shipper/seller. Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis                                                                               
excludes all charges for freight after sale.                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                                      
Basis of Sale Definitions:                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                                      
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - This means that the product quoted                                                                                
or sold is to be placed free on board the boat, car, or other agency of                                                                               
the through land transportation at shipping point, in "suitable shipping                                                                              
condition", and that the buyer assumes all risk of damage and delay in                                                                                
transit not caused by the seller irrespective of how the shipment is                                                                                  
billed. The buyer shall have the right of inspection at destination                                                                                   
before goods are paid for to determine if the product shipped complied                                                                                
with the terms of the contract or order at time of shipment, subject to                                                                               
the provisions covering suitable shipping conditions.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                                      
Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis - This means that the product is                                                                                
to be Delivered by the seller on board the car, truck, or on the dock if                                                                              
delivered by boat, at the market in which the buyer is located, or at                                                                                 
such other market as is agreed upon, free of any and all charges for                                                                                  
transportation or protective service. The seller assumes all risks of                                                                                 
loss or damage in transit not caused by the buyer.                                                                                                    

                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
BENTON HARBOR Shipping Point Prices as of 22-OCT-2019                           
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                

LONG ISLAND NEW YORK                                                           
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Round White U.S. One baled 10 5-lb  
sacks sz A 10.50-11.00  occasional lower tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A
15.00-16.00  Yellow Type U.S. One baled 10 5-lb sacks sz A 13.00-14.50         
occasional higher                                                              

MICHIGAN                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Remaining harvest delayed due to
morning frost. Wide range in price. Yellow Globe Type master container 16 3-lb 
mesh sacks med 10.00-12.00  some prior commitments low as 9.00, and high as    
13.00-14.00 rpkr sz 8.00-10.00  few prior commitments 12.00-13.00, some        
including fair quality 6.00-7.00 Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo 9.00-10.00     

WESTERN AND CENTRAL NEW YORK                                                   
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  Yellow Globe Type 50 lb sacks  
med 2 1/4"min 8.00-9.00  occassional higher and lower Red Globe Type 25 lb     
sacks jbo 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 occassional higher med 7.00-8.00               

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 22-OCT-2019                            
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

CENTRAL WISCONSIN                                                              
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Rain has curtailed the remaining
acres of crop to be harvested. Yellow Globe Type 50 lb sacks med 5.00-7.00     
mostly 6.00-7.00 master container 16 3-lb mesh sacks med 7.50-12.50 mostly     
8.00-11.00                                                                     
---POTATOES: DEMAND ROUND RED EXCEEDS SUPPLY, YELLOW TYPE GOOD, RUSSET         
MODERATE. MARKET ROUND RED AND YELLOW TYPE HIGHER, OTHERS STEADY. Rain has     
curtailed the remaining acres of crop to be harvested. Russet Norkotah U.S. One
baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 7.00-9.50 mostly 8.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A
8.00-10.50 mostly 9.00 50 lb cartons 40s 15.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 50s    
15.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 60s 15.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 70s          
15.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 80s 14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 90s          
9.50-15.00 mostly 11.00-13.00 100s 9.00-14.00 mostly 10.00-11.00 Round Red U.S.
One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 18.00-18.50  50 lb cartons sz A 17.50-19.00   
mostly 18.50 sz B 22.00-25.00 mostly 23.50-24.00 50 lb sacks sz A 16.50-18.00  
mostly 17.50 sz B 21.00-24.00 mostly 22.50-23.00 Yellow Type U.S. One baled 10 
5-lb film bags sz A 13.00-17.00 mostly 16.00 50 lb cartons sz A 13.00-17.00    
mostly 15.00-16.00 50 lb sacks sz A 12.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00             

COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON & UMATILLA BASIN OREGON                              
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET YELLOW JUMBO HIGHER, OTHERS STEADY.     
Yellow Hybrid 50 lb sacks col 7.50-8.00 mostly 8.00 occas higher jbo 5.50-6.50 
mostly 6.00 occas higher med 4.50-5.00  occas higher White 50 lb sacks jbo     
8.00-11.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 med 7.00-9.00 mostly 7.00-8.00 Red Globe Type 25 lb
sacks jbo 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50 occas higher med 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.00    
---POTATOES: DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  Russet Norkotah U.S. One  
baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.50-6.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags
sz A 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.50-7.00 50 lb cartons 40s 11.00-14.00 mostly           
12.00-14.00 occas higher 50s 12.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 occas higher 60s   
13.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 occas higher 70s 13.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 
occas higher 80s 12.00-15.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 90s 10.00-12.00  100s          
9.00-12.00 mostly 10.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 10 oz min 6.00-9.00 mostly        
8.00-9.00                                                                      

IDAHO AND MALHEUR COUNTY, OREGON                                               
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  Yellow Spanish Hybrid    
U.S. One 50 lb sacks Super Col 8.00-9.50 mostly 9.00 col 7.00-8.00 mostly 8.00 
jbo 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.50-7.00 med 4.00-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50 White U.S. One 50
lb sacks jbo 10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 med 9.00-12.00 mostly 10.00 Red    
Globe Type U.S. One 25 lb sacks jbo 6.00-7.00 mostly 7.00 med 5.00-7.00 mostly 
6.00-6.50                                                                      

MINNESOTA-NORTH DAKOTA (RED RIVER VALLEY)                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. MARKET ROUND RED SIZE 
B SLIHGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS STEADY. Harvest curtailed due to rain and wet       
fields. Round Red U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 18.00-18.50 mostly 18.00 sz B    
23.00-25.50 mostly 23.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 30.00-35.00  50 lb sacks sz A     
16.50-17.00 mostly 16.50 sz B 21.50-24.00 mostly 21.50 tote bags approx 2000   
lbs per cwt sz A 30.00-31.00 mostly 30.00 sz B 40.00-45.00 mostly 40.00 U.S.   
Two 50 lb sacks sz A 10.50-12.00  occas higher sz B 16.00-20.00  Yellow Type   
U.S. One tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 30.00-31.00 mostly 30.00       

PERU IMPORTS - REPACKED AT VARIOUS EAST COAST SHIPPING POINTS                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  Yellow Granex - Marked Sweet 40
lb cartons jbo 19.00-21.00 mostly 19.00-20.00 occas lower                      

SAN LUIS VALLEY COLORADO                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Russet Norkotah/Other Varieties U.S.
One baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 8.00-8.50 mostly 8.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags 
sz A 9.00-9.50 mostly 9.00 50 lb cartons 40s 16.00-18.00  50s 16.00-18.00  60s 
16.00-18.00  70s 16.00-18.00  80s 14.00-16.00  occas higher 90s 13.00-14.00    
mostly 14.00 occas higher 100s 13.00-14.00  occas higher U.S. Two baled 5 10-lb
film bags 6.50-7.00  occas higher                                              

UPPER VALLEY, TWIN FALLS-BURLEY DISTRICT IDAHO                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. MARKET BURBANKS HIGHER,      
NORKOTAHS ABOUT STEADY.  Russet Burbank U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb  
mesh sacks non sz A 7.00-7.50  baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 6.50-7.00      
baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 7.50-8.00  baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A  
7.00-7.50  50 lb cartons 40s 18.00-19.00  50s 18.00-19.00  60s 16.00-17.00  70s
16.00-17.00  80s 12.00-15.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 90s 12.00-13.00  100s 11.00    
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6 oz min 9.00  10 oz min 11.00-14.00  Norkotah U.S. One 2"
or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.50 baled 5    
10-lb film bags non sz A 5.50-6.50 mostly 6.00 baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz 
A 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.50 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 6.50-7.50 mostly 7.00 
50 lb cartons 40s 16.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 50s 16.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 60s    
15.00-16.00 mostly 16.00 70s 14.00-16.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 80s 12.00-14.00    
mostly 13.00 90s 10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 100s 10.00-11.00  U.S. Two 50  
lb sacks 6 oz min 8.00-9.50 mostly 8.00-9.00 10 oz min 12.00-14.00 mostly 13.00