Shipping Point Fruit Report - Phoenix, AZ
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 16-MAR-2018                                 
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                
Phone:  (602) 514-7210     Fax:  (602) 514-7215                                 
                                                                                
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: Partly Cloudy 51-72
Yuma,        AZ: Partly Cloudy 53-72
Bakersfield, CA: Showers 45-64
Coachella,   CA: Partly Cloudy 56-74
El Centro,   CA: Cloudy/Wind 53-73
Fresno,      CA: Showers 47-58
Huron,       CA: Showers 45-62
Oxnard,      CA: Cloudy/Rain 46-58
Salinas,     CA: Cloudy/Rain 47-54
Santa Maria, CA: Cloudy/Rain 47-60
McAllen,     TX: Partly Cloudy 68-92
San Antonio, TX: Partly Cloudy 62-85
Culiacan, SI     MX: Partly Cloudy 62-89
Hermosillo, SO   MX: Cloudy/Wind 57-79
Morelia, MI      MX: Partly Cloudy 49-80
Torreon, CO      MX: Sunny 59-84
Veracruz, VE     MX: Sunny 70-82
Villahermosa, TB MX: Sunny 71-92                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---GRAPEFRUIT: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included. 7/10   
bushel cartons Marked Rio Star Texas Fancy 23s 18.00-20.95  27s 19.35-20.95    
32s 18.00-20.95  36s 17.00-20.95 mostly 18.35-19.95 40s 16.00-18.95  48s       
14.35-17.95 mostly 14.35-15.00 56s 12.35-16.95 mostly 15.00-15.95 Texas Choice 
23s 13.00-14.95  27s 13.00-14.95  32s 13.00-14.95  36s 13.00-14.95  40s        
11.10-13.95  48s 11.10-13.95  56s 11.10-12.95                                  
---ORANGES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included. 7/10      
bushel cartons Early Varieties U.S. Combination 64s 16.35-18.00 mostly         
16.35-16.95 72s 16.35-20.00 mostly 16.35-17.95 88s 18.35-20.00  113s           
20.00-23.95 mostly 20.00-20.35 138s 18.00-19.35  occasional higher Texas Choice
64s 16.00-16.45  few 12.25 72s 14.25-18.00 mostly 14.25-17.45 88s 16.25-18.45  
113s 18.00-18.25  occasional higher 138s 16.00-16.25  occasional higher        

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---GRAPEFRUIT: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY LIGHT. Extra services included.  
7/10 bushel cartons Flame No Grade Marks 23s   supplies insufficient to        
establish a market. 27s   supplies insufficient to establish a market.  LAST   
REPORT                                                                         
---ORANGES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 7/10   
bushel cartons Valencia No Grade Marks 56s   supplies insufficient to establish
a market 72s   supplies insufficient to establish a market 88s 10.00-11.00  few
12.00 113s 13.00-14.00  few 15.00 138s 12.50-14.00                             

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2017 Season                                                                    
---HONEYDEWS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.
2/3 cartons 5s 8.50-10.35 mostly 9.50-9.75 6s 8.50-9.45 mostly 9.00 8s         
7.35-9.35 mostly 7.50-8.00 occasional lower                                    
---WATERMELONS: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET MINIATURE ABOUT STEADY, OTHERS SLIGHTLY    
HIGHER. Wide range in price, quality and condition. cartons Red Flesh Seedless 
Miniature 6s 13.95-15.95 mostly 14.95 8s 15.95-17.95 mostly 16.95 occasional   
lower 9s 15.95-17.95 mostly 16.95 occasional lower 11s 10.95-12.95 mostly 12.95
per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type 4s .28-.30 mostly .30 few .32 5s .28-.30 mostly 
.30 few .32 6s .26-.28 mostly .28 few .30                                      

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---MANGOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Crossings include light   
volumes of Hadens and Tommy Atkins. Wide range in quality and appearance.      
cartons 1 layer Ataulfo 12s 4.00-5.50 mostly 4.00 few 6.00 occasional higher   
14s 4.00-5.50 mostly 4.00 few 6.00 occasional higher 16s 4.00-5.50 mostly 4.00 
occasional higher 18s 3.25-5.00  occasional higher 20s 3.25-4.75  occasional   
higher 22s 3.25-4.50  occasional higher                                        

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---LIMES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET 175-200S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT    
STEADY. Wide range in price, quality and condition. 40 lb cartons Seedless Type
110s 38.00-44.00 mostly 39.00-41.00 few 46.00 occasional lower 150s 40.00-46.00
mostly 44.00-46.00 few 52.00 occasional lower 175s 44.00-50.00 mostly          
47.00-49.00 few 54.00 occasional higher and lower 200s 44.00-50.00 mostly      
47.00-49.00 few 54.00 occasional higher and lower 230s 38.00-44.00 mostly      
42.00-44.00 few 48.00 occasional higher and lower 250s 35.00-40.00 mostly      
36.00-38.00 few 42.00 occasional higher and lower                              

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2017 Season                                                                    
---WATERMELONS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in price.  
cartons per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type 4s .26-.32 mostly .30-.32 occasional    
lower 5s .26-.32 mostly .30-.32 occasional lower 24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh 
Seedless Type approx 35 count .22-.28 mostly .26-.28 occasional lower approx 45
count .22-.28 mostly .26-.28 occasional lower approx 60 count .22-.28 mostly   
.25-.27 occasional lower                                                       

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---PAPAYA: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Wide range in quality   
and condition. 30-35 lb cartons Tainung 14.00-18.00 mostly 15.00-17.00 few     
22.00 35-40 lb cartons Maradol Type 14.00-18.00 mostly 15.00-17.00 occasional  
lower                                                                          
---PINEAPPLES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons 1 layer golden   
ripe 5s 4.00-8.00 mostly 5.50-6.50 6s 5.00-8.00 mostly 6.00-7.00 7s 5.00-8.00  
mostly 6.00-7.00 8s 5.00-8.00 mostly 5.00-6.00                                 

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---MANGOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality and          
appearance. flats 1 layer Haden 6s 3.75-6.00 mostly 4.75-5.25 occasional lower 
7s 3.75-6.00 mostly 4.75-5.25 occasional lower 8s 3.75-6.00 mostly 4.75-5.25   
occasional lower 9s 3.75-6.00 mostly 4.00-4.50 occasional lower 10s 3.50-6.00  
mostly 4.00-4.50 occasional lower 12s 3.50-6.00 mostly 4.00-4.50 occasional    
lower Tommy Atkins 6s 3.75-6.00 mostly 4.75-5.25 occasional lower 7s 3.75-6.00 
mostly 4.75-5.25 occasional lower 8s 3.75-6.00 mostly 4.75-5.25 occasional     
lower 9s 3.75-6.00 mostly 4.50-5.00 occasional lower 10s 3.00-6.00 mostly      
3.75-4.25 12s 3.00-6.00 mostly 3.25-3.75 Ataulfo 12s 4.50-8.00 mostly 6.50-7.50
occasional lower 14s 4.25-6.50 mostly 5.50-6.50 occasional lower 16s 4.00-6.00 
mostly 5.00-5.50 occasional lower 18s 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.50-5.00 occasional    
lower 20s 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.50-5.00 occasional lower 22s 3.75-5.00 mostly     
4.00-4.50                                                                      

SOUTH & CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---LEMONS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in prices. 7/10 bushel   
cartons Shprs 1st Grade 75s 24.80-40.95 mostly 26.80-30.80 95s 24.80-40.95     
mostly 28.80-31.80 115s 24.80-40.95 mostly 28.80-31.80 140s 26.80-37.95 mostly 
29.78-32.80 165s 26.80-35.95 mostly 30.78-32.80 200s 26.80-34.95 mostly        
28.80-31.78 235s 18.80-33.95 mostly 24.05-28.78 Shprs Choice 75s 17.80-34.95   
mostly 19.78-22.80 95s 22.80-34.95 mostly 22.80-26.80 115s 22.80-34.95 mostly  
22.80-26.80 140s 20.80-33.95 mostly 24.80-28.80 165s 20.80-32.95 mostly        
24.80-28.78 200s 19.80-31.95 mostly 25.80-29.78 235s 15.80-30.95 mostly        
22.80-26.78 ORGANIC 7/10 bushel cartons Shprs 1st Grade 75s 28.00-56.78 mostly 
32.00-42.95 95s 30.00-56.78 mostly 35.00-45.95 occasional lower 115s           
30.00-56.78 mostly 35.00-45.95 occasional lower 140s 30.00-56.78 mostly        
35.00-42.95 occasional lower                                                   
---ORANGES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SHIPPERS FIRST GRADE AND CHOICE 40-48S     
SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Fairly wide range in prices. 7/10 bushel  
cartons Navel Shprs 1st Grade 40s 14.80-18.95 mostly 15.80-16.80 48s           
16.80-20.78 mostly 17.80-19.78 56s 17.80-20.78 mostly 18.80-20.78 72s          
17.80-22.78 mostly 19.80-21.78 88s 18.80-23.95 mostly 20.80-22.78 113s         
19.80-23.95 mostly 21.80-23.95 138s 19.80-23.95 mostly 20.80-22.78 Shprs Choice
40s 12.80-15.95 mostly 13.80-14.80 48s 13.75-17.80 mostly 14.80-16.80 56s      
14.75-17.95 mostly 15.75-17.95 72s 15.75-19.95 mostly 16.80-18.80 88s          
17.80-22.95 mostly 18.80-21.80 113s 17.80-23.78 mostly 19.80-22.95 138s        
17.80-22.95 mostly 20.80-22.95 ORGANIC 7/10 bushel cartons Navel Shprs 1st     
Grade 48s 26.95-37.78 mostly 28.80-32.80 56s 26.95-37.78 mostly 33.80-37.78 72s
26.95-37.78 mostly 33.80-37.78 88s 26.95-37.78 mostly 33.80-37.78