Shipping Point Fruit Report - Phoenix, AZ
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 12-JUL-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: Mostly Cloudy 87-100
Yuma,        AZ: Partly Cloudy 83-105
Bakersfield, CA: Sunny 80-103
Coachella,   CA: Mostly Sunny 83-105
El Centro,   CA: Sunny 82-104
Fresno,      CA: Partly Cloudy 74-102
Huron,       CA: Sunny 71-100
Oxnard,      CA: Sunny 66-80
Salinas,     CA: Mostly Sunny 58-69
Santa Maria, CA: Partly Cloudy 57-73
McAllen,     TX: Mostly Sunny 78-97
San Antonio, TX: Sunny 75-96
Culiacan, SI     MX: Mostly Cloudy 76-97
Hermosillo, SO   MX: Mostly Cloudy 80-104
Morelia, MI      MX: Mostly Cloudy 53-74
Torreon, CO      MX: Mostly Cloudy 69-96
Veracruz, VE     MX: Partly Cloudy 75-86
Villahermosa, TB MX: Mostly Sunny 74-93                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

IMPERIAL AND PALO VERDE VALLEYS, CALIFORNIA AND CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---CANTALOUPS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND LIGHT. Extra services included.  Many      
shippers packing to order only. 1/2 cartons 9s   supplies in too few hands to  
establish a market Shipments from Central Arizona expected to continue through 
the summer.  LAST REPORT                                                       

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2017 Season                                                                    
---HONEYDEWS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra      
services included. 2/3 cartons 5s 3.00-4.35 mostly 3.00-4.00 occasional higher 
6s 3.00-4.35 mostly 3.00-4.00 occasional higher 8s 3.00-4.35  occasional higher

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---GRAPES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. Extra services included. Wide range in  
price and quality. Some sales of Flame shipped open with price to be           
established later. 18 lb containers bagged Sugraone U.S. One lge 10.95-16.95   
mostly 12.95-14.95 med-lge 8.95-14.95 mostly 10.95-12.95 Flame Seedless U.S.   
One lge 8.95-12.95 mostly 8.95-10.95 med-lge 8.95-10.95 mostly 8.95 Black      
Seedless U.S. One lge 16.95-20.95 mostly 16.95-18.95 occasional higher Red     
Globe lge 12.95-16.95 mostly 12.95-14.95 occasional higher med-lge 10.95-14.95 
mostly 10.95-12.95 occasional higher                                           
---MANGOES: SUPPLY ATAULFO VERY LIGHT. DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET KENT AND TOMMY     
ATKINS 8-9S AND 12S LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  Wide range in quality and     
appearance. cartons 1 layer Kent 6s 3.25-4.00 mostly 3.25-3.50 7s 3.25-4.00    
mostly 3.25-3.50 8s 3.00-4.00 mostly 3.00-3.25 9s 3.00-3.50 mostly 3.00 10s    
2.50-3.50 mostly 2.50-3.00 12s 2.50-3.50 mostly 2.50 Tommy Atkins 6s 3.25-4.00 
mostly 3.25-3.50 occasional lower 7s 3.00-4.00 mostly 3.25-3.50 occasional     
lower 8s 3.00-4.00 mostly 3.00-3.25 occasional lower 9s 3.00-3.50 mostly 3.00  
occasional lower 10s 2.50-3.50 mostly 2.50-3.00 occasional lower 12s 2.50-3.50 
mostly 2.50 occasional lower Ataulfo 12s 6.50-8.00 mostly 6.50-7.00 occasional 
higher 14s 6.50-7.75 mostly 6.50 16s 5.75-6.50 mostly 5.75-6.00 18s 5.25-6.50  
mostly 5.25 20s 4.50-5.50 mostly 4.75 22s 4.25-4.75 mostly 4.25                

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---LIMES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in price, quality and     
condition. 40 lb cartons Seedless Type 110s 8.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-14.00 150s 
8.00-12.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 175s 8.00-12.00 mostly 8.00-10.00 200s 6.00-10.00
mostly 8.00 230s 6.00-9.00 mostly 6.00-8.00 250s 5.00-9.00 mostly 6.00-8.00    

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---PAPAYA: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality and     
condition. 30-35 lb cartons Tainung 15.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 few 13.00   
occasional higher 35-40 lb cartons Maradol Type 15.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 
few 13.00 occasional higher                                                    
---PINEAPPLES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  cartons 1 layer golden ripe 5s 
5.00-8.00 mostly 6.00-7.00 6s 5.00-8.00 mostly 6.00-7.00 7s 5.00-8.00 mostly   
6.50-7.50 8s 5.00-8.00 mostly 6.50-7.50                                        

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---MANGOES: SUPPLY ATAULFO LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Wide range
in quality and appearance. flats 1 layer Kent 6s 3.50-4.50 mostly 3.75-4.25    
occasional higher 7s 3.50-4.50 mostly 3.75-4.25 occasional higher 8s 3.50-4.50 
mostly 4.00-4.50 occasional higher 9s 3.50-4.50 mostly 4.00-4.50 occasional    
higher 10s 3.25-4.50 mostly 3.50-4.00 12s 3.00-4.00 mostly 3.25-3.75 Tommy     
Atkins 6s 3.50-4.50 mostly 3.50-4.00 7s 3.50-4.50 mostly 3.50-4.00 8s 3.50-4.50
mostly 4.00 9s 3.00-4.50 mostly 3.00-3.50 10s 3.00-4.50 mostly 3.00-3.50 12s   
3.00-3.50 mostly 3.25 Ataulfo 12s 7.50-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 14s 7.00-9.00    
mostly 7.50-8.50 16s 6.00-8.00 mostly 6.50-7.50 18s 5.50-7.00 mostly 5.75-6.25 
20s 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.50 22s 4.50-5.50 mostly 4.50-5.00                       

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---CANTALOUPS: SUPPLY 12S VERY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER.  
Extra services included. 1/2 cartons 9s 4.50-6.50 mostly 5.00-5.50 few 4.00    
occasional higher and lower 12s 5.00-6.50 mostly 5.50 occasional higher and    
lower oversized 1/2 cartons 9s (6 size) 4.50-6.50 mostly 5.00-5.50 few 4.00    
occasional higher and lower ORGANIC 1/2 cartons 9s 8.95-12.95 mostly 8.95-10.00
12s 8.95-12.95 mostly 8.95-10.00                                               
---HONEYDEWS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services       
included. 2/3 cartons 5s 4.00-6.00 mostly 5.00 few 6.50 occasional higher and  
lower 6s 4.00-6.00 mostly 5.00 few 6.50 occasional higher and lower 8s         
3.50-5.00 mostly 4.00-4.50 occasional higher and lower ORGANIC 2/3 cartons 5s  
12.00-15.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 6s 12.95-16.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 8s 12.00-15.00
mostly 12.00-13.00                                                             
---MISC MELONS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 
2/3 cartons Galia 5s 9.45-10.00  6s 9.45-10.00  Hami 5s 9.45-10.00  6s         
9.45-10.00  Orange Flesh 5s 9.45-10.00  few 12.00 6s 9.45-10.00  few 12.00     
Sharlyn 5s 9.45-10.00  6s 9.45-10.00  ORGANIC 2/3 cartons Galia 5s 12.00-15.00 
mostly 12.00-12.95 6s 12.00-16.95 mostly 12.00-14.00                           
---WATERMELONS: SUPPLY MINIATURE HEAVY, SEEDLESS 60S LIGHT. DEMAND MINIATURE   
VERY LIGHT, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET MINIATURE LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  
Extra services included. cartons Red Flesh Seedless Miniature 6s 7.00-11.00    
mostly 8.00-9.00 8s 8.00-11.00 mostly 8.00-10.00 occasional higher and lower 9s
8.00-11.00 mostly 8.00-10.00 occasional higher and lower 11s   supplies in too 
few hands to establish a market 24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seeded Type 35s  
.12-.16 mostly .13-.14 occasional higher and lower 45s .12-.16 mostly .13-.14  
occasional higher and lower Red Flesh Seedless Type 35s .14-.17 mostly .16 few 
including sales to nearby market low as .10, occasional higher 45s .14-.18     
mostly .16-.18 few including sales to nearby market low as .10, occasional     
higher 60s .16-.18 mostly .17-.18 ORGANIC cartons Red Flesh Seedless Miniature 
6s 12.00-15.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 8s 12.00-16.00 mostly 12.00-14.00 9s         
12.00-16.00 mostly 12.00-14.00 24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seeded Type 35s   
supplies insufficient to establish a market 45s   supplies insufficient to     
establish a market Red Flesh Seedless Type 35s .21-.28 mostly .21-.22 few .29  
45s .21-.28 mostly .21-.22 few .29 60s   supplies insufficient to establish a  
market                                                                         

SOUTH & CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---LEMONS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLIES. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide    
range in prices. 7/10 bushel cartons Shprs 1st Grade 75s 35.80-42.80 mostly    
36.80-40.80 occasional higher 95s 38.80-44.80 mostly 39.80-42.80 few 46.80     
occasional higher 115s 39.80-45.80 mostly 40.80-44.80 few 47.80 occasional     
higher 140s 39.80-44.80 mostly 40.80-42.80 few 45.80 occasional higher 165s    
38.80-44.80 mostly 39.80-41.80 few 45.80 occasional higher 200s 37.80-43.80    
mostly 37.80-41.80 occasional higher 235s 31.80-37.80 mostly 32.80-35.80       
occasional higher Shprs Choice 75s 26.80-34.80 mostly 27.80-32.80 95s          
31.80-37.80 mostly 32.80-36.80 115s 31.80-38.80 mostly 32.80-36.80 few 39.80   
140s 34.80-40.80 mostly 34.80-38.80 occasional higher 165s 32.80-39.80 mostly  
33.80-37.80 few 40.80 200s 31.80-39.80 mostly 32.80-36.80 few 40.80 235s       
29.80-35.80 mostly 30.80-33.80 occasional higher ORGANIC 7/10 bushel cartons   
Shprs 1st Grade 75s 61.78-70.30  few 74.80-78.80 occasional higher 95s         
61.78-70.30  few 74.80-78.80 occasional higher 115s 61.78-70.80  few           
74.80-78.80 occasional higher 140s 61.80-70.80  few 74.80-78.80 occasional     
higher                                                                         
---ORANGES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons Valencia Shprs
1st Grade 48s 17.80-20.80 mostly 17.80-19.80 occasional higher 56s 17.80-21.95 
mostly 18.80-20.80 72s 19.80-23.78 mostly 19.80-22.80 88s 20.80-24.80 mostly   
21.80-23.80 113s 21.80-24.95 mostly 22.80-24.95 occasional higher 138s         
21.10-24.80 mostly 22.10-23.80 Shprs Choice 48s 13.80-17.80 mostly 14.80-16.80 
56s 14.80-18.80 mostly 15.80-17.80 72s 15.80-19.80 mostly 16.80-18.80          
occasional higher 88s 18.80-22.80 mostly 19.80-21.80 occasional higher 113s    
20.80-24.95 mostly 21.80-24.95 138s 20.80-23.80 mostly 21.80-23.80 occasional  
lower ORGANIC 7/10 bushel cartons Valencia Shprs 1st Grade 56s 30.30-40.95     
mostly 34.80-38.80 72s 30.30-40.95 mostly 33.80-37.80 88s 30.30-38.80 mostly   
33.80-37.80 113s 28.80-35.80 mostly 28.80-33.80 Shprs Choice 56s 21.80-26.30   
72s 22.80-26.80  88s 22.80-26.80                                               

TEXAS                                                                          
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---WATERMELONS: SUPPLY AVAILABLE LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Prices 
represent mostly South Texas and Lower Rio Grande Valley. Most present         
shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments. 24 inch bins Red    
Flesh Seeded Type   supplies insufficient to establish a market per lb Red     
Flesh Seedless Type approx 35 count .14-.18 mostly .16-.18 few .12 occasional  
lower approx 45 count .14-.18 mostly .16-.18 occasional lower approx 60 count  
.10-.15 mostly .12-.14