Shipping Point Fruit Report - Phoenix, AZ
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 22-OCT-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: Partly Cloudy 68-87
Yuma,        AZ: Cloudy 64-88
Bakersfield, CA: Sunny 56-83
Coachella,   CA: Cloudy 61-92
El Centro,   CA: Cloudy 61-90
Fresno,      CA: Sunny 55-81
Huron,       CA: Sunny 49-82
Oxnard,      CA: Partly Cloudy 56-69
Salinas,     CA: Sunny 52-63
Santa Maria, CA: Partly Cloudy 55-68
McAllen,     TX: Showers 63-66
San Antonio, TX: Showers 56-66
Culiacan, SI     MX: Cloudy 75-89
Hermosillo, SO   MX: Sunny 72-89
Veracruz, VE     MX: Cloudy/Windy 72-81
Villahermosa, TB MX: Partly Cloudy 74-87
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

CENTRAL & SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2018 Season                                                                    
---LEMONS: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Wide   
range in prices. 7/10 bushel cartons Shprs 1st Grade 75s 34.80-41.80 mostly    
36.80-40.80 occasional higher and lower 95s 35.80-44.80 mostly 38.80-43.80     
occasional higher and lower 115s 35.80-44.80 mostly 38.80-42.80 occasional     
higher and lower 140s 34.80-41.80 mostly 36.80-40.80 occasional higher and     
lower 165s 32.80-39.80 mostly 34.80-39.80 occasional higher and lower 200s     
29.80-39.80 mostly 33.80-37.80 occasional higher and lower 235s 28.80-39.80    
mostly 33.80-37.80 occasional higher and lower Shprs Choice 75s 27.80-34.80    
mostly 29.80-33.80 occasional higher and lower 95s 28.80-37.80 mostly          
32.80-36.80 occasional higher and lower 115s 28.80-37.80 mostly 32.80-36.80    
occasional higher and lower 140s 28.80-37.80 mostly 32.80-36.80 occasional     
higher and lower 165s 27.80-33.80 mostly 27.80-31.80 occasional higher and     
lower 200s 25.80-31.80 mostly 25.80-29.80 occasional higher and lower 235s     
23.80-29.80 mostly 23.80-27.80 occasional higher and lower Uncl (Standard) 95s 
18.80-24.80 mostly 19.80-23.80 occasional higher and lower 115s 18.80-24.80    
mostly 19.80-23.80 occasional higher and lower 140s 18.80-24.80 mostly         
19.80-23.80 occasional higher and lower 165s 18.80-24.80 mostly 19.80-23.80    
occasional higher and lower 200s 18.80-24.80 mostly 18.80-22.80 occasional     
higher and lower                                                               

CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA                                                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---CANTALOUPS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
1/2 cartons 9s 9.95-12.95 mostly 11.00-12.95 occasional higher 12s 9.95-12.95  
mostly 10.00-10.95 occasional higher oversized 1/2 cartons 9s (6 size)         
11.95-13.95 mostly 11.95-12.95                                                 
---HONEYDEWS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included 2/3
cartons 5s 10.95-12.95 mostly 10.95-11.95 6s 10.95-12.95 mostly 10.95-11.95    

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---HONEYDEWS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET 4S SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS LOWER.     
Extra services included. 2/3 cartons 4s 4.00-6.35 mostly 4.50-5.00 occasional  
higher 5s 5.00-7.95 mostly 6.00 occasional higher 6s 6.50-8.35 mostly 7.00     
occasional higher                                                              
---WATERMELONS: DEMAND MINIATURE MODERATE, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET         
MINIATURE 11S AND 60 COUNT LOWER, OTHERS 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 Type 4s .20-.22  few .24
occasional higher 5s .20-.22  few .24 occasional higher 6s .18-.20  few .22    
occasional higher Red Flesh Seedless Miniature 6s 12.95-14.95 mostly 13.00 8s  
12.95-14.95 mostly 13.00 9s 11.95-12.95 mostly 11.95 11s 7.00-8.95 mostly 8.95 
occasional higher 24 inch bins Red Flesh Seedless Type approx 35 count .20-.22 
few .24 approx 45 count .20-.22  few .24 approx 60 count .16-.18  few .20      
occasional lower 75-80s .12-.14  occasional higher                             

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2018 Season                                                                    
---LEMONS: 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 75s 18.00-24.00 mostly 19.00-21.00 occasional
lower 95s 18.00-24.00 mostly 19.00-21.00 occasional lower 115s 18.00-24.00     
mostly 19.00-21.00 occasional lower 140s 18.00-24.00 mostly 19.00-21.00        
occasional lower 165s 18.00-24.00 mostly 19.00-21.00 occasional lower 200s     
18.00-24.00 mostly 19.00-21.00 occasional lower                                
---LIMES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in price,       
quality and condition. 40 lb cartons Seedless Type 110s 10.00-18.00 mostly     
15.00-17.00 150s 10.00-17.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 175s 8.00-15.00 mostly         
11.00-13.00 200s 7.00-12.00 mostly 9.00-11.00 230s 6.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 
250s 5.00-8.00 mostly 6.00-7.00                                                

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 14.00-18.00 mostly 15.00-17.00 35-40 lb cartons       
Maradol Type 14.00-19.00 mostly 16.00-18.00 occasional higher                  
---PINEAPPLES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality.
cartons 1 layer golden ripe 5s 5.00-6.50  occasional higher 6s 5.00-6.50       
occasional higher 7s 5.00-6.50  occasional higher 8s 5.00-6.00  occasional     
higher                                                                         

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---CANTALOUPS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra     
services included. 1/2 cartons 9s 10.00-11.95 mostly 10.00-10.95 12s 8.95-10.95
mostly 8.95-9.95                                                               
---HONEYDEWS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra   
services included. 2/3 cartons 6s 10.00-12.50 mostly 10.00-10.95               

SOUTH & CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---ORANGES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET SHIPPERS FIRST GRADE     
56-72S SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Supplies in few hands. 7/10 bushel 
cartons Valencia Shprs 1st Grade 40s 15.00-16.80  48s 15.80-19.80 mostly       
16.80-18.90 few 20.80 occasional lower 56s 15.80-19.80 mostly 16.80-18.80 few  
20.80 occasional lower 72s 18.80-22.80 mostly 18.80-21.80 occasional higher and
lower 88s 23.80-26.80 mostly 24.80-25.80 few 27.80 occasional higher Shprs     
Choice 40s 14.00-14.80  48s 13.80-17.80 mostly 14.80-16.80 occasional lower 56s
14.80-17.80 mostly 14.80-16.80 occasional lower 72s 16.80-18.80 mostly         
17.80-18.80 occasional lower 88s 21.80-25.80 mostly 22.80-24.80 occasional     
lower