Shipping Point Fruit Report - Phoenix, AZ
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 22-OCT-2019                                 
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                
Phone:  (602) 514-7210     Fax:  (602) 514-7205                                 
                                                                                
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.                                    
                                                                                

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Phoenix,     AZ: Sunny 58-89
Yuma,        AZ: Sunny 70-93
Bakersfield, CA: Sunny 52-83
Coachella,   CA: Sunny 59-98
El Centro,   CA: Sunny 60-94
Fresno,      CA: Sunny 55-83
Huron,       CA: Sunny 47-86
Oxnard,      CA: Sunny 65-91
Salinas,     CA: Sunny 52-85
Santa Maria, CA: Sunny 55-91
McAllen,     TX: Sunny 65-89
San Antonio, TX: Sunny 53-82
Culiacan, SI     MX: Sunny 71-95
Hermosillo, SO   MX: Sunny 65-94
Morelia, MI      MX: Rain 55-70
Torreon, TB      MX: Sunny 63-85
Veracruz, VE     MX: Thunderstorms 77-84
Villahermosa, TB MX: Thunderstorms 77-89                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

CENTRAL & SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2019 Season                                                                    
---LEMONS: SUPPLY 75-95 LIGHT, 115S FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND 75-140S FAIRLY GOOD,  
165-235S FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in prices. 7/10 bushel  
cartons Shprs 1st Grade   75s 28.95-34.98 mostly 29.95-33.98 occasional higher 
95s 32.95-39.98 mostly 34.95-37.98 occasional higher and lower 115s 33.95-39.98
mostly 34.95-37.98 occasional higher and lower 140s 28.95-35.98 mostly         
30.95-34.98 few 36.98 occasional lower 165s 24.95-28.98 mostly 24.95-26.98     
occasional lower 200s 20.95-26.98 mostly 22.95-25.98 occasional higher and     
lower 235s 19.95-24.98 mostly 20.95-23.98 ocasional higher and lower Shprs     
Choice 75s 23.95-27.98 mostly 24.95-26.98 occasional higher 95s 26.95-32.98    
mostly 27.95-31.98 115s 26.95-32.98 mostly 26.95-30.98 140s 26.95-31.98 mostly 
26.95-29.98 165s 21.95-26.98 mostly 22.95-25.98 occasional higher and lower    
200s 20.95-24.98 mostly 20.95-23.98 occasional higher and lower 235s           
19.95-23.98 mostly 19.95-21.98 occasional higher and lower ORGANIC 7/10 bushel 
cartons Shprs 1st Grade 75s 46.95-55.98 mostly 50.95-55.98 95s 52.95-58.98     
mostly 52.95-55.98 115s 52.95-58.98 mostly 52.95-55.98 140s 30.95-42.98 mostly 
34.95-42.98 occasional higher 165s 30.95-42.98 mostly 34.95-42.98 occasional   
higher Shprs Choice 75s 24.95-31.98 mostly 24.95-28.98 95s 25.95-36.98 mostly  
28.95-32.98 115s 25.95-36.98 mostly 28.95-32.98 140s 25.95-32.98 mostly        
25.95-29.98 occasional higher                                                  

CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA                                                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2019 Season                                                                    
---CANTALOUPS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. MARKET SLIGHTLY       
HIGHER. Extra services included. 1/2 cartons 9s 15.95-18.95 mostly 15.95-16.95 
12s 15.95-18.95 mostly 15.95-16.95 15s   supplies insufficient to establish a  
market. oversized 1/2 cartons 9s (6 size) 15.95-16.95                          
---HONEYDEWS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER.
Extra services included. 2/3 cartons 5s 13.95-15.95 mostly 14.95-15.95 6s      
13.95-15.95 mostly 14.95-15.95 oversized 2/3 cartons 5s (4 size) 13.95-15.95   
mostly 14.95-15.95                                                             

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2019 Season                                                                    
---CANTALOUPS: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra 
services included. 1/2 cartons 9s 14.95-16.95 mostly 16.95 12s 14.95-16.95     
mostly 16.95                                                                   
---HONEYDEWS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra       
services included. 2/3 cartons 5s 10.50-12.95 mostly 11.95-12.95 6s 10.50-12.95
mostly 11.95-12.95                                                             
---WATERMELONS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services        
included. Wide range in quality and condition. cartons Red Flesh Seedless      
Miniature 6s 10.95-14.95 mostly 12.95 8s 11.95-14.95 mostly 12.95 per lb Red   
Flesh Seedless Type 4s .24-.28 mostly .24-.26 5s .24-.28 mostly .24-.26 6s     
.22-.26 mostly .22 24 inch bins Red Flesh Seedless Type 35s .22-.24 mostly     
.22-.23 45s .22-.24 mostly .22-.23 60s .19-.22 mostly .20                      

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2019 Season                                                                    
---LEMONS: SUPPLY 75-140S LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide 
range in price and quality. Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or  
previous commitments. 7/10 bushel cartons Marked Choice 75s 22.00-28.00 mostly 
22.00-24.00 95s 22.00-28.00 mostly 22.00-24.00 115s 22.00-24.00  140s          
19.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 165s 15.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-18.00 200s        
10.00-16.00 mostly 12.00-14.00 235s 12.00                                      
---LIMES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in price, quality   
and condition. 40 lb cartons Seedless Type 110s 20.00-26.00 mostly 24.00 150s  
18.00-20.00 mostly 20.00 175s 14.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-18.00 200s 12.00-16.00  
mostly 14.00-16.00 230s 10.00-16.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 250s 8.00-12.00 mostly  
10.00                                                                          

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2019 Season                                                                    
---WATERMELONS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD AT SLIGHTLY LOWER PRICES.     
MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services included. Most present shipments from    
prior bookings and/or previous commitments. bins per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type
approx 35 count .22-.26 mostly .23-.25 approx 45 count .22-.26 mostly .23-.25  
approx 60 count .18-.22 mostly .20-.22                                         

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2019 Season                                                                    
---PAPAYA: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality and  
condition. 30-35 lb cartons Tainung 17.00-21.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 35-40 lb    
cartons Maradol Type 17.00-21.00 mostly 18.00-20.00                            
---PINEAPPLES: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT.  cartons 1 layer golden ripe 5s   supplies   
insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market. 6s   supplies         
insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market. 7s   supplies         
insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market. 8s                    

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2019 Season                                                                    
---HONEYDEWS: SUPPLY AVAILABLE VERY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY   
HIGHER. Extra services included. 2/3 cartons 5s 14.95-16.95  6s 14.95-16.95    

SOUTH & CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2018 Season                                                                    
---GRAPEFRUIT: SUPPLY 40-56S LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Mostly Ruby
Red variety. Wide range in prices. 7/10 bushel cartons Shprs 1st Grade 23s     
16.95-21.98 mostly 16.95-19.98 occasional lower 27s 15.95-21.98 mostly         
15.95-18.95 32s 15.95-19.98 mostly 16.95-18.98 occasional higher 36s           
15.95-19.98 mostly 16.95-17.98 40s 13.95-16.98 mostly 13.95-15.98 occasional   
higher 48s 12.95-14.98 mostly 13.95-14.98 56s 11.95-14.98 mostly 12.95-13.98   
occasional higher Shprs Choice 23s 8.95-12.98 mostly 9.95-11.98 occasional     
higher 27s 9.95-13.98 mostly 9.95-12.98 occasional higher 32s 12.95-15.98      
mostly 12.95-14.98 occasional higher 36s 12.95-14.98  occasional higher 40s    
11.95-14.98 mostly 11.95-12.98 48s 11.95-13.98 mostly 11.95-12.98 56s          
10.95-12.98 mostly 10.95-11.98                                                 
---ORANGES: SUPPLY 113-138S LIGHT. DEMAND 113-138S FAIRLY GOOD, 72-88S         
MODERATE, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in prices. Supplies in
fewer hands. 7/10 bushel cartons Valencia Shprs 1st Grade 40s 10.95-15.98      
mostly 11.95-14.98 48s 10.95-15.98 mostly 11.95-14.98 occasional higher 56s    
10.95-15.98 mostly 11.95-14.98 occasional higher 72s 11.95-16.95 mostly        
12.95-15.98 occasional higher and lower 88s 12.95-17.98 mostly 14.95-17.98     
occasional lower 113s 18.95-20.98 mostly 18.95-19.98 occasional lower 138s     
17.95-19.98  few 20.98 Shprs Choice 40s 9.95-12.98 mostly 10.95-11.98          
occasional lower 48s 9.95-12.98 mostly 10.95-11.98 occasional higher and lower 
56s 9.95-12.98 mostly 10.95-12.98 occasional higher and lower 72s 10.95-13.98  
mostly 11.95-12.98 occasional lower 88s 11.95-14.98  few 15.98 occasional lower
113s 16.95-19.98 mostly 16.95-18.98 138s 16.95-18.98  few 19.98