Shipping Point Fruit Report - Phoenix, AZ
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 19-JAN-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.                                         
                                                                                

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Phoenix,     AZ: Sunny 46-76
Yuma,        AZ: Sunny 51-77
Bakersfield, CA: Cloudy/Rain 46-52
Coachella,   CA: Sunny 46-74
El Centro,   CA: Partly Cloudy 47-79
Fresno,      CA: Partly Cloudy 45-55
Huron,       CA: Partly Cloudy 44-53
Oxnard,      CA: Cloudy 54-62
Salinas,     CA: Partly Cloudy 46-55
Santa Maria, CA: Partly Cloudy 47-58
McAllen,     TX: Partly Cloudy 42-58
San Antonio, TX: Cloudy 39-49
Culiacan, SI     MX: Sunny 55-83
Hermosillo, SO   MX: Sunny 53-81
Morelia, MI      MX: Cloudy 40-70
Torreon, CO      MX: Sunny 40-66
Veracruz, VE     MX: Cloudy 64-69
Villahermosa, TB MX: Cloudy/Wind 68-77                                                                     
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                               
                                                                                
                                                                                

CENTRAL & SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---LEMONS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons Shprs
1st Grade 75s 36.05-39.80 mostly 37.78-38.95 95s 37.05-41.80 mostly 38.78-39.80
115s 36.80-39.80 mostly 37.80-39.80 140s 35.80-39.80 mostly 36.80-38.80 165s   
34.80-36.80 mostly 34.80-35.80 200s 32.80-35.80 mostly 32.80-34.80 235s        
29.80-31.95 mostly 29.80-30.05 Shprs Choice 75s 27.80-34.80 mostly 28.05-30.95 
95s 28.80-34.80 mostly 32.80-34.80 115s 31.80-34.80 mostly 32.80-34.80 140s    
32.80-37.80 mostly 32.80-33.95 165s 32.05-34.80 mostly 32.80-33.80 200s        
29.80-32.95 mostly 31.80-32.95 235s 26.80-29.80  ORGANIC 7/10 bushel cartons   
Shprs 1st Grade 95s 34.50-56.78  occasional lower 115s 34.50-56.78  occasional 
lower 140s 34.50-56.78  occasional lower                                       
---ORANGES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons Navel   
Shprs 1st Grade 40s 17.78-19.95 mostly 17.78-17.80 occasional higher 48s       
17.80-22.80 mostly 19.80-20.80 56s 18.80-22.80 mostly 19.80-20.80 72s          
19.80-22.80 mostly 20.75-22.80 88s 18.75-23.80 mostly 21.80-22.95 113s         
18.75-23.80 mostly 21.80-22.95 138s 17.75-22.95 mostly 21.78-21.80 Shprs Choice
40s 15.78-16.95  occasional higher 48s 16.80-19.80 mostly 16.80-17.80          
occasional higher 56s 16.80-19.80 mostly 16.80-17.80 occasional higher 72s     
17.75-19.80 mostly 17.75-18.95 88s 16.75-21.95 mostly 19.80-21.30 113s         
16.75-22.30 mostly 20.80-22.30 138s 15.75-21.95 mostly 20.80-21.30 ORGANIC 7/10
bushel cartons Navel Shprs 1st Grade 56s 26.95-37.78  72s 26.95-37.78  88s     
26.95-37.78                                                                    

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---GRAPEFRUIT: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Crop 
progress slowed by unseasonably cold and freezing temperatures. Transportation 
issues continue to affect F.O.B. sales. 7/10 bushel cartons Marked Rio Star    
Texas Fancy 23s 18.95-21.35  occasional lower 27s 18.95-21.35  32s 18.95-21.35 
occasional lower 36s 17.00-19.95 mostly 18.35-19.95 40s 16.00-17.95  48s       
15.00-16.95  56s 15.00-16.35  Texas Choice 23s 16.95-19.10  occasional lower   
27s 16.95-19.10  occasional lower 32s 16.95-19.10  36s 13.00-17.95 mostly      
13.00-14.10 40s 12.00-14.95 mostly 12.00-12.10 48s 12.00-13.95  56s 11.10-13.95
                                                                               
---ORANGES: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Crop    
progress slowed by unseasonably cold and freezing temperatures. Transportation 
issues continue to affect F.O.B. sales. 7/10 bushel cartons Navel U.S.         
Combination 48s 14.00-15.95  56s 16.35-18.95  occasional lower 64s 16.35-18.95 
72s 16.35-20.00  few high as 22.95 88s 18.35-20.00  few high as 23.95 113s     
20.00-20.35  few high as 26.95 Texas Choice 48s 12.00-14.95  56s 12.25-14.00   
few 17.95 64s 16.00-17.95  occasional lower 88s 16.25-18.00  few high as 22.95 
113s 18.00-18.25  few high as 25.95 Early Varieties U.S. Combination 48s       
14.00-15.95  56s 16.35-18.95  occasional lower 64s 16.35-18.95  72s 16.35-20.00
few high as 22.95 88s 18.35-20.00  few high as 23.95 113s 20.00-20.35  few high
as 26.95 Texas Choice 48s 12.00-14.95  56s 12.25-15.95 mostly 12.25-14.00 few  
17.95 64s 16.00-17.95  occasional lower 88s 16.25-18.00  few high as 22.95 113s
18.00-18.25  few high as 25.95                                                 

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---GRAPEFRUIT: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
Shipments slowed by transportation conditions. 7/10 bushel cartons Flame No    
Grade Marks 23s 9.00-12.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 27s 10.00-12.00 mostly           
11.00-12.00 32s 12.00  36s 12.00  40s 11.00-14.00 mostly 14.00 48s 11.00-12.00 
56s 11.00-12.00                                                                
---ORANGES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.     
Shipments slowed by transportation conditions. 7/10 bushel cartons Early       
Varieties No Grade Marks 72s 10.50-13.00 mostly 13.00 88s 12.00-14.00  113s    
10.50-14.00 mostly 12.00-14.00 138s 10.00-12.00 mostly 12.00                   

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2017 Season                                                                    
---HONEYDEWS: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.      
Transportation issues continue to affect F.O.B. sales. 2/3 cartons 5s 7.00-9.00
mostly 7.50-8.00 occasional lower 6s 7.00-9.15 mostly 7.50-8.00 occasional     
lower 8s 6.35-8.15  occasional lower                                           
---WATERMELONS: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in price, quality 
and condition. Transportation issues continue to affect F.O.B. sales cartons   
Red Flesh Seedless Miniature 6s 12.95-14.95 mostly 13.95 8s 12.95-15.35 mostly 
13.95-14.95 9s 12.95-14.95 mostly 12.95-13.95 occasional lower 11s 10.00-11.95 
ocassional higher and lower per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type 4s .28-.30 mostly   
.28 few .26 5s .28-.30 mostly .28 few .26 6s .26-.28 mostly .26 few .24        

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---LIMES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET 150S AND 250S SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT      
STEADY. Wide range in price, quality and condition. Shipments slowed by        
transportation conditions. 40 lb cartons Seedless Type 110s 16.00-18.00        
occasional higher 150s 16.00-18.00  occasional higher 175s 18.00-20.00         
occasional higher 200s 18.00-20.00  occasional higher 230s 16.00-18.00         
occasional higher 250s 14.00-16.00  occasional higher                          

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2017 Season                                                                    
---WATERMELONS: DEMAND VERY LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Shipments slowed by  
transportation conditions. cartons per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type 4s .22-.26   
mostly .22-.24 occasional higher 5s .22-.26 mostly .22-.24 occasional higher 6s
supplies in too few hands to establish aq market 24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh 
Seedless Type approx 35 count .18-.22 mostly .18-.20 occasional higher approx  
45 count .18-.22 mostly .18-.20 occasional higher approx 60 count   supplies in
too few hands to establish a market                                            

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---PAPAYA: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide    
range in quality and condition.  Shipments slowed by transportation conditions.
30-35 lb cartons Tainung 22.00-24.00  35-40 lb cartons Maradol Type 22.00-26.00
mostly 22.00-24.00                                                             
---PINEAPPLES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Shipments slowed by          
transportation conditions. cartons 1 layer golden ripe 5s 4.50-6.00 mostly     
4.50-5.00 occasional higher 6s 4.50-6.00 mostly 4.50-5.00 occasional higher 7s 
4.50-6.00 mostly 4.50-5.00 occasional higher 8s 4.50-6.00 mostly 4.50-5.00     
occasional higher