Shipping Point Fruit Report - Phoenix, AZ
USDA - Wed Oct 09, 1:59PM CDT
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 09-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.                                    
                                                                                

IX_FV110                                                                        
                                                                                
Phoenix,     AZ: Sunny 64-92
Yuma,        AZ: Sunny 67-95
Bakersfield, CA: Sunny 61-84
Coachella,   CA: Sunny 59-96
El Centro,   CA: Sunny/Windy 69-98
Fresno,      CA: Sunny 58-79
Huron,       CA: Sunny 51-80
Oxnard,      CA: Partly Cloudy 60-69
Salinas,     CA: Sunny 54-68
Santa Maria, CA: Sunny 50-66
McAllen,     TX: Sunny/Windy 74-96
San Antonio, TX: Partly Cloudy 68-91
Culiacan, SI     MX: Sunny 78-96
Hermosillo, SO   MX: Sunny 70-95
Morelia, MI      MX: Cloudy 53-75
Torreon, TB      MX: Sunny 65-93
Veracruz, VE     MX: Thunderstorms 76-83
Villahermosa, TB MX: Thunderstorms 75-84                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

CENTRAL & SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2019 Season                                                                    
---LEMONS: DEMAND 75-140S FAIRLY GOOD, 165-235S FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET 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 32.95-38.98 mostly 34.95-37.98        
occasional higher and lower 115s 32.95-38.98 mostly 34.95-37.98 occasional     
higher and lower 140s 27.95-35.98 mostly 30.95-35.98 few 36.98 occasional lower
165s 24.95-28.98 mostly 25.95-27.98 occasional lower 200s 20.95-26.98 mostly   
22.95-25.98 occasional 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 26.95-31.98 mostly 27.95-31.98 occasional higher 115s 26.95-31.98   
mostly 26.95-30.98 occasional higher 140s 25.95-31.98 mostly 26.95-30.98       
occasional lower 165s 21.95-27.98 mostly 22.95-26.98 occasional lower 200s     
19.95-25.98 mostly 20.95-24.98 occasional lower 235s 18.95-23.98 mostly        
19.95-22.98 occasional lower                                                   

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 FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER.  
Extra services included. 1/2 cartons 9s 12.95  oversized 1/2 cartons 9s (6     
size) 12.95                                                                    

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2019 Season                                                                    
---WATERMELONS: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET 4S HIGHER, 5S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, 6S ABOUT    
STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in quality and condition. cartons  
per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type 4s .24-.28 mostly .26 5s .24-.28 mostly .26 6s  
.22-.26 mostly .24 occasional higher                                           

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 STEADY. Wide range 
in price and quality. Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or        
previous commitments. 7/10 bushel cartons Marked Choice 95s 22.50-26.00 mostly 
23.00-24.00 115s 20.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 140s 18.00-24.00 mostly        
20.00-22.00 165s 16.00-20.50 mostly 16.00-18.00 200s 12.00-16.00 mostly        
12.00-14.00 occasional higher and lower 235s 10.00-14.00 mostly 11.00-13.00    
occasional higher and lower                                                    
---LIMES: SUPPLY 110-175S VERY LIGHT, 230-250S HEAVY. DEMAND 110-150S EXCEEDS  
SUPPLY, 230-250S FAIRLY LIGHT, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range
in price, quality and condition. Many sales of 230s and 250s booked open with  
prices to be established later. 40 lb cartons Seedless Type 175s 15.00-22.00   
mostly 18.00-20.00 200s 12.00-20.00 mostly 13.00-15.00 230s 8.00-16.00 mostly  
10.00 250s 8.00-12.00 mostly 8.00                                              

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2019 Season                                                                    
---WATERMELONS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET 35 COUNT SLIGHTLY
HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Most present shipments   
from prior bookings and/or previous commitments. bins per lb Red Flesh Seedless
Type approx 35 count .24-.28 mostly .26-.28 approx 45 count .24-.30 mostly     
.26-.28 approx 60 count .20-.24 mostly .22-.24                                 

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 STEADY. Wide range in quality and        
condition. 30-35 lb cartons Tainung 18.00-22.00 mostly 20.00 occasional lower  
35-40 lb cartons Maradol Type 18.00-22.00 mostly 20.00 occasional lower        
---PINEAPPLES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range  
in quality.  Supplies held in few hands. cartons 1 layer golden ripe 5s        
8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 6s 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 7s 8.00-10.00 mostly
8.00-9.00 8s 6.00  occasional higher                                           

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2019 Season                                                                    
---CANTALOUPS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services         
included. 1/2 cartons 9s 9.50-12.95 mostly 10.00 12s 9.50-12.95 mostly 10.00   
oversized 1/2 cartons 9s (6 size) 9.50-12.95 mostly 10.00                      
---HONEYDEWS: SUPPLY AVAILABLE LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. 
Extra services included. 2/3 cartons 5s 8.95-10.95 mostly 9.00-9.95 6s         
8.95-10.95 mostly 9.00-9.95 8s 5.00-7.95 mostly 6.95-7.95                      
---WATERMELONS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. Extra services included. 24
inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type approx 35 count   supplies            
insufficient to establish a market. approx 45 count   supplies insufficient to 
establish a market. approx 60 count   supplies insufficient to establish a     
market. LAST REPORT                                                            

SOUTH & CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2018 Season                                                                    
---GRAPEFRUIT: SUPPLY 48-56S 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 16.95-21.98 mostly         
16.95-19.98 32s 16.95-19.98 mostly 16.95-18.98 36s 15.95-19.98 mostly          
16.95-17.98 40s 12.95-15.98 mostly 13.95-15.98 48s 12.95-14.98 mostly          
13.95-14.98 56s 11.95-14.98 mostly 12.95-13.98 Shprs Choice 23s 9.95-13.98     
mostly 10.95-12.98 occasional lower 27s 9.95-13.98 mostly 10.95-12.98          
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 occasional   
higher 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. 7/10 bushel
cartons Valencia Shprs 1st Grade 40s 11.95-15.98 mostly 11.95-14.98 occasional 
lower 48s 11.95-15.98 mostly 11.95-14.98 occasional higher and lower 56s       
11.95-15.98 mostly 11.95-14.98 occasional higher and lower 72s 11.95-16.95     
mostly 12.95-15.98 occasional lower 88s 13.95-17.98 mostly 14.95-17.98         
occasional lower 113s 17.95-19.98 mostly 18.95-19.98 occasional lower 138s     
17.95-19.98  occasional higher Shprs Choice 40s 9.95-12.98 mostly 10.95-12.98  
occasional lower 48s 9.95-12.98 mostly 10.95-12.98 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                           

TEXAS                                                                          
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2019 Season                                                                    
---WATERMELONS: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET 35 COUNT       
SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Prices represent
Central, North, and West Texas.  Most present shipments from prior bookings    
and/or previous commitments. bins per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type approx 35     
count .24-.28 mostly .26-.28 approx 45 count .24-.30 mostly .26-.28 approx 60  
count .20-.24 mostly .22-.24