Shipping Point Fruit Report - Phoenix, AZ
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 08-NOV-2018                                 
                                                                                
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: Sunny 56-80
Yuma,        AZ: Sunny 61-80
Bakersfield, CA: Sunny 44-71
Coachella,   CA: Sunny 58-87
El Centro,   CA: Sunny 56-81
Fresno,      CA: Sunny 45-69
Huron,       CA: Sunny 42-71
Oxnard,      CA: Sunny 54-73
Salinas,     CA: Sunny 39-74
Santa Maria, CA: Sunny 46-76
McAllen,     TX: Partly Cloudy 77-92
San Antonio, TX: Cloudy 62-70
Culiacan, SI     MX: Partly Cloudy 65-95
Hermosillo, SO   MX: Sunny 59-86
Morelia, MI      MX: Partly Cloudy 51-72
Torreon, TB      MX: Sunny 61-81
Veracruz, VE     MX: Partly Cloudy 75-83
Villahermosa, TB MX: Partly Cloudy 74-89                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

CENTRAL & SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2018 Season                                                                    
---LEMONS: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range
in prices. 7/10 bushel cartons Shprs 1st Grade 75s 34.80-39.98 mostly          
36.80-39.80 occasional higher and lower 95s 34.80-42.98 mostly 37.80-41.80     
occasional higher and lower 115s 34.80-42.98 mostly 37.80-41.80 occasional     
higher and lower 140s 33.80-38.98 mostly 35.80-38.98 occasional higher and     
lower 165s 30.80-37.80 mostly 32.80-36.80 occasional higher and lower 200s     
26.80-32.98 mostly 28.80-32.98 occasional higher and lower 235s 25.80-32.80    
mostly 27.80-31.98 occasional higher and lower Shprs Choice 75s 26.80-32.98    
mostly 29.80-32.98 occasional higher and lower 95s 27.80-34.98 mostly          
31.80-34.80 occasional higher and lower 115s 28.80-34.98 mostly 31.80-34.80    
occasional higher and lower 140s 27.80-34.98 mostly 30.80-33.80 occasional     
higher and lower 165s 25.80-29.98  occasional higher and lower 200s 22.80-27.98
mostly 24.80-27.98 occasional higher and lower 235s 22.80-27.98 mostly         
22.80-25.98 occasional higher and lower Uncl (Standard) 95s 18.80-21.80        
occasional higher and lower 115s 18.80-21.80  occasional higher and lower 140s 
18.80-21.80  occasional higher and lower 165s 18.80-21.80  occasional higher   
and lower 200s 18.80-20.80  occasional higher and lower ORGANIC 7/10 bushel    
cartons Shprs 1st Grade 95s 40.30-51.98 mostly 44.30-49.98 occasional higher   
and lower 115s 36.30-50.98 mostly 41.30-47.98 occasional higher and lower 140s 
30.30-43.98 mostly 32.30-38.98 occasional higher and lower 165s 30.30-43.98    
mostly 32.30-38.98 occasional higher and lower                                 
---MISC CITRUS: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  1/2 bushel   
cartons Satsuma Shprs 1st Grade mam 22.98-23.00  jbo 22.98-23.00  lge          
22.98-23.00  med 20.00-20.98  flat cartons 10 3-lb mesh bags Satsuma Shprs 1st 
Grade mam 25.98-28.98  jbo 25.98-28.98  lge 25.98-28.98  med 24.98-26.98       
---ORANGES: SUPPLY 48-72S LIGHT, 88S MODERATE, 113-138S FAIRLY HEAVY. DEMAND   
SHIPPERS FIRST GRADE AND CHOICE 48-72S GOOD, 88S MODERATE, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT.
MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons Navel Shprs 1st Grade 48s         
23.80-26.98 mostly 23.80-25.98 occasional higher and lower 56s 23.80-26.98     
mostly 23.80-25.98 occasional higher and lower 72s 21.80-22.98  occasional     
higher and lower 88s 17.80-19.98 mostly 18.80-19.98 occasional higher and lower
113s 13.80-15.98 mostly 14.80-15.98 occasional higher and lower 138s           
12.80-14.98 mostly 13.80-14.98 Shprs Choice 48s 18.80-20.98 mostly 18.80-19.98 
occasional higher 56s 18.80-20.98 mostly 18.80-19.98 occasional higher 72s     
17.80-19.98 mostly 18.80-19.98 occasional higher 88s 16.80-18.98 mostly        
16.80-17.98 113s 13.80-15.98 mostly 14.80-14.98 occasional higher 138s         
12.80-14.98 mostly 12.80-13.98                                                 

CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA                                                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---CANTALOUPS: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET 9S ABOUT STEADY, OTHERS SLIGHTLY HIGHER.    
Extra services included. 1/2 cartons 9s 12.95-14.95 mostly 14.95 12s           
12.95-14.95 mostly 14.95 oversized 1/2 cartons 9s (6 size) 12.95-14.95         
---HONEYDEWS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included
2/3 cartons 5s 7.00-8.95  6s 7.00-9.95 mostly 7.50-8.50 oversized 2/3 cartons  
4s (3 size)   supplies insufficient to establish a market 5s (4 size)          
supplies insufficient to establish a market                                    

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2018 Season                                                                    
---GRAPEFRUIT: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included. 7/10   
bushel cartons Marked Rio Star Texas Fancy 23s 24.50-26.00  27s 24.50-26.00    
32s 22.50-24.00  36s 18.00-20.50  40s 14.00-17.50  48s 13.00-15.50  56s        
11.00-14.50  Texas Choice 23s 18.25-22.00  27s 18.25-22.00  32s 16.25-18.00    
36s 16.25-18.00  40s 14.25-16.00  48s 13.00-14.25  56s 12.00-12.25             

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---CANTALOUPS: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET 15S ABOUT STEADY, OTHERS SLIGHTLY HIGHER.   
Extra services included. 1/2 cartons 9s 13.95-15.35 mostly 13.95-14.95 12s     
14.95-15.95  occasional lower 15s 11.95-13.95 mostly 12.95-13.95               
---HONEYDEWS: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET 4S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS HIGHER. Extra     
services included. 2/3 cartons 4s 3.50-4.50 mostly 3.75 5s 4.50-6.35 mostly    
5.00-5.50 occasional higher 6s 4.50-6.50 mostly 5.00-5.50 occasional higher 8s 
4.50-6.95 mostly 5.00-6.00 occasional higher and lower                         
---WATERMELONS: DEMAND MINIATURE MODERATE, OTHERS FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT    
STEADY. Wide range in quality and condition. Many present shipments from prior 
bookings and/or previous commitments at lower prices. cartons Red Flesh        
Seedless Miniature 6s 9.95-12.00 mostly 10.00 8s 11.95-13.95 mostly 12.00      
occasional lower 9s 11.95-13.95 mostly 12.00 occasional lower 11s 7.95-10.95   
mostly 9.95 occasional higher and lower per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type 4s      
.20-.22  few .24 occasional higher 5s .20-.22 mostly .20 few .24 occasional    
higher 6s .18-.20  occasional higher 24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seedless    
Type approx 35 count .18-.20  few .22 occasional higher approx 45 count .18-.20
few .22 occasional higher approx 60 count .14-.16  few .18 75-80s .08-.10      
mostly .10                                                                     

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2018 Season                                                                    
---LEMONS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in   
quality and price. Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous  
commitments. 7/10 bushel cartons Marked Choice 95s 18.00-26.00 mostly          
21.00-24.00 occasional lower 115s 18.00-26.00 mostly 21.00-24.00 occasional    
lower 140s 18.00-26.00 mostly 21.00-24.00 165s 17.00-26.00 mostly 21.00-24.00  
200s 16.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 occasional lower                           
---LIMES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET 110-200S SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT    
STEADY. Wide range in price, quality and condition. 40 lb cartons Seedless Type
110s 9.00-14.00 mostly 10.00-13.00 few 7.00 150s 9.00-14.00 mostly 10.00-13.00 
few 7.00 175s 9.00-14.00 mostly 10.00-13.00 few 7.00 200s 9.00-14.00 mostly    
10.00-12.00 few 7.00 230s 7.00-12.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 250s 6.00-10.00 mostly 
8.00-10.00                                                                     

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---PAPAYA: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality and condition.
30-35 lb cartons Tainung 14.00-17.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 35-40 lb cartons       
Maradol Type 14.00-17.50 mostly 14.00-16.00                                    
---PINEAPPLES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range  
in quality. cartons 1 layer golden ripe 5s 7.00-8.50 mostly 8.00-8.50 6s       
7.00-8.50 mostly 8.00-8.50 7s 7.00-9.00 mostly 8.00-8.50 8s 5.00-8.50 mostly   
7.00-8.00