Shipping Point Fruit Report - Phoenix, AZ
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 21-FEB-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.  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: Rain 44-50
Yuma,        AZ: Showers 47-56
Bakersfield, CA: Rain 41-48
Coachella,   CA: Showers 47-59
El Centro,   CA: Showers 45-55
Fresno,      CA: Cloudy 40-53
Huron,       CA: Partly Cloudy 37-52
Oxnard,      CA: Partly Cloudy 44-55
Salinas,     CA: Partly Cloudy 40-57
Santa Maria, CA: Partly Cloudy 39-54
McAllen,     TX: Cloudy 61-73
San Antonio, TX: Cloudy 47-60
Culiacan, SI     MX: Partly Cloudy 55-72
Hermosillo, SO   MX: Cloudy/Windy 43-64
Morelia, MI      MX: Partly Cloudy 42-75
Torreon, TB      MX: Cloudy/Windy 53-80
Veracruz, VE     MX: Partly Cloudy 68-78
Villahermosa, TB MX: Cloudy 73-86                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

CENTRAL & SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2018 Season                                                                    
---LEMONS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in prices. 7/10 bushel   
cartons Shprs 1st Grade 75s 26.95-32.98 mostly 28.95-32.98 occasional higher   
and lower 95s 27.95-32.98 mostly 29.95-32.98 occasional lower 115s 26.95-32.98 
mostly 28.95-31.98 occasional lower 140s 25.95-30.98 mostly 27.95-29.98        
occasional higher and lower 165s 24.95-28.98 mostly 25.95-27.98 occasional     
lower 200s 21.95-26.98 mostly 23.95-26.98 occasional lower 235s 17.95-24.98    
mostly 20.95-23.98 occasional lower Shprs Choice 75s 17.95-23.98 mostly        
20.95-23.98 occasional lower 95s 17.95-23.98 mostly 19.98-23.98 occasional     
higher and lower 115s 17.95-24.98 mostly 20.95-23.98 occasional higher 140s    
17.95-23.98 mostly 19.95-22.98 occasional higher and lower 165s 20.95-25.98    
mostly 22.95-25.98 occasional lower 200s 19.95-24.98 mostly 21.95-23.98        
occasional higher and lower 235s 16.95-22.98 mostly 18.95-21.98 occasional     
lower Uncl (Standard) 95s 14.80-18.98  occasional higher and lower 115s        
14.80-18.98  occasional higher and lower 140s 14.80-18.98  occasional higher   
and lower 165s 14.80-18.98  occasional higher and lower 200s 14.80-16.98       
occasional higher and lower ORGANIC 7/10 bushel cartons Shprs 1st Grade 75s    
32.30-39.98 mostly 34.30-38.98 occasional lower 95s 34.30-39.98 mostly         
35.30-38.98 occasional lower 115s 32.30-37.98 mostly 34.30-37.98 occasional    
lower 140s 29.30-36.98 mostly 30.95-35.98 165s 27.30-34.98 mostly 27.30-32.98  
occasional higher and lower Shprs Choice 95s 20.30-26.98 mostly 22.30-24.98    
occasional lower 115s 20.30-26.98 mostly 22.30-24.98 occasional lower 140s     
20.30-26.98 mostly 22.30-24.98 occasional lower                                
---TANGELOS: SUPPLY 56-64S LIGHT, 80S FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET    
STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons Minneola Shprs 1st Grade 56s 22.95-25.98 mostly   
23.95-24.98 occasional higher 64s 23.95-25.98 mostly 23.95-24.98 occasional    
higher 80s 23.95-25.98 mostly 23.95-24.98 100s 17.95-19.98 mostly 18.95-18.98  
few 20.98 125s 15.95-18.98 mostly 16.95-17.98 occasional higher 150s           
14.95-16.98 mostly 14.95-15.98 occasional higher and lower Shprs Choice 56s    
16.95-18.98  occasional higher 64s 16.95-19.98 mostly 16.95-18.98 80s          
16.95-19.98 mostly 16.95-18.98 occasional higher 100s 15.95-17.98 mostly       
15.95-16.98 125s 14.95-16.98 mostly 14.95-15.98 150s 12.95-14.98  occasional   
higher                                                                         

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2018 Season                                                                    
---GRAPEFRUIT: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included. 7/10
bushel cartons Marked Rio Star Texas Fancy 23s 24.00-28.50 mostly 26.98-28.50  
27s 24.00-26.98 mostly 26.50-26.98 32s 24.00-24.95  36s 22.50-24.98  40s       
15.50-16.00  48s 12.50-14.98  56s 11.50-13.98  Texas Choice 23s 16.25-22.98    
mostly 20.00-22.98 27s 16.25-22.98 mostly 20.00-22.98 32s 14.25-18.98 mostly   
18.00-18.98 36s 12.25-18.98 mostly 16.00-18.98 40s 11.25-14.98 mostly          
13.98-14.00 48s 10.25-13.98 mostly 12.00-12.98 56s 10.00-11.98                 
---ORANGES: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Extra      
services included. 7/10 bushel cartons Early Varieties U.S. Combination 48s    
12.00-16.98 mostly 12.50-14.00 56s 14.00-16.98 mostly 16.00-16.98 64s          
16.00-16.98  72s 16.50-18.00 mostly 16.50-16.98 88s 16.50-20.00 mostly         
16.50-18.98 113s 21.98-24.00 mostly 21.98-23.50 138s 16.50-22.98 mostly        
21.00-21.98 Texas Choice 48s 10.00-15.98 mostly 10.00-11.25 56s 12.00-15.98    
mostly 12.00-14.25 64s 14.00-15.98  72s 14.25-16.00  88s 14.25-18.98 mostly    
17.98-18.00 113s 20.98-21.98 mostly 20.98-21.25 138s 16.25-21.98 mostly        
18.00-20.98                                                                    

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2018 Season                                                                    
---ORANGES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 
7/10 bushel cartons Valencia No Grade Marks 72s 8.00-9.00  88s 8.00-10.50      
mostly 8.00-9.00 113s 7.00-11.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 occasional lower 138s        
6.00-9.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 occasional lower                                    

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---HONEYDEWS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET 8S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS 
ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in quality and appearance.   
2/3 cartons 5s 14.35-16.35 mostly 14.35-15.35 occasional higher 6s 14.35-16.35 
mostly 14.35-15.35 occasional higher 8s 12.35-15.35 mostly 13.35-14.00         
occasional higher                                                              
---WATERMELONS: DEMAND MINIATURE MODERATE, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET         
MINIATURE 6S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality and   
condition. cartons Red Flesh Seedless Miniature 6s 12.00-14.95 mostly 12.50    
occasional higher 8s 12.95-15.95 mostly 13.00-13.50 occasional higher 9s       
12.95-15.95 mostly 13.00-13.50 occasional higher 11s 10.50-11.95 mostly        
10.95-11.95 occasional lower per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type 4s .26-.30 mostly  
.28-.30 few .32 occasional higher 5s .26-.30 mostly .28-.30 few .32 occasional 
higher 6s .24-.28 mostly .26-.28 occasional higher and lower 24 inch bins per  
lb Red Flesh Seedless Type approx 35 count .24-.28 mostly .26-.28 occasional   
higher and lower approx 45 count .24-.28 mostly .26-.28 occasional higher and  
lower                                                                          

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2018 Season                                                                    
---LIMES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in price, quality
and condition. 40 lb cartons Seedless Type 110s 12.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 
occassional lower 150s 14.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-18.00 few 20.00 occasional     
lower 175s 16.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 few 24.00 occasional lower 200s      
16.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 few 24.00 occasional lower 230s 16.00-22.00     
mostly 20.00-22.00 few 24.00 occasional lower 250s 16.00-22.00 mostly          
18.00-19.00 occasional lower                                                   

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---WATERMELONS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide    
range in quality.  Supplies held in few hands. cartons per lb Red Flesh        
Seedless Type 4s .32-.36 mostly .32-.34 5s .32-.36 mostly .32-.34 6s .32-.36   
mostly .32-.34 few .28 24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type approx 35   
count .30-.34 mostly .30-.32 few .26 approx 45 count .30-.34 mostly .30-.32 few
.26 approx 60 count .30-.34 mostly .30-.32 few .26                             

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---PAPAYA: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality and        
condition. 30-35 lb cartons Tainung 20.00-23.00 mostly 21.00-23.00 35-40 lb    
cartons Maradol Type 20.00-23.00 mostly 21.00-23.00 occasional higher and lower
---PINEAPPLES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality. cartons 1
layer golden ripe 5s 6.00-7.50 mostly 6.50-7.00 6s 6.00-7.50 mostly 6.50-7.00  
7s 6.00-7.50 mostly 6.50-7.00 8s 5.50-7.50 mostly 6.00-6.50                    

SOUTH & CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2018 Season                                                                    
---ORANGES: SUPPLY 48S LIGHT, 56S FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.
Wide range in prices. 7/10 bushel cartons Navel Shprs 1st Grade 48s 19.95-23.98
mostly 20.95-22.98 occasional higher 56s 18.95-23.98 mostly 19.95-22.98        
occasional higher 72s 14.95-18.98 mostly 14.95-17.98 occasional higher and     
lower 88s 11.95-14.98 mostly 11.95-13.98 113s 9.95-11.98 mostly 9.95-10.98     
occasional higher 138s 8.48-9.98 mostly 8.98-9.98 Shprs Choice 48s 13.95-15.98 
occasional higher 56s 12.95-16.98 mostly 13.95-15.98 72s 12.95-15.98 mostly    
12.95-14.98 88s 10.48-12.98 mostly 10.95-11.98 few 13.98 113s 8.48-10.98 mostly
9.00-9.98 occasional lower 138s 7.50-9.50 mostly 7.95-8.98 ORGANIC 7/10 bushel 
cartons Navel Shprs 1st Grade 56s 24.30-36.98 mostly 26.30-32.98 72s           
22.30-30.98 mostly 24.30-28.98 88s 22.30-30.98 mostly 24.30-28.98 113s         
20.30-28.98 mostly 22.30-26.98 Shprs Choice 72s 16.30-24.98 mostly 18.30-22.98 
88s 16.30-24.98 mostly 18.30-22.98