Shipping Point Fruit Report - Phoenix, AZ
USDA - Fri May 17, 2:38PM CDT
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 17-MAY-2019                                 
                                                                                
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/Windy 60-79
Yuma,        AZ: Sunny 57-82
Bakersfield, CA: Partly Cloudy 52-70
Coachella,   CA: Sunny 63-85
El Centro,   CA: Sunny 59-82
Fresno,      CA: Partly Cloudy 52-68
Huron,       CA: Partly Cloudy 44-70
Oxnard,      CA: Sunny/Windy 49-66
Salinas,     CA: Partly Cloudy 50-63
Santa Maria, CA: Sunny 44-66
McAllen,     TX: Cloudy/Windy 78-92
San Antonio, TX: Cloudy/Rain 73-87
Culiacan, SI     MX: Sunny 63-89
Hermosillo, SO   MX: Sunny 63-86
Morelia,  MI     MX: Partly Cloudy 54-81
Torreon,  TB     MX: Sunny 71-98
Veracruz, VE     MX: Partly Cloudy 75-91
Villahermosa, TB MX: Partly Cloudy 77-96                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

IMPERIAL & COACHELLA VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2016 Season                                                                    
---WATERMELONS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra     
services included. 24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type approx 35 count 
.20-.22  occasional higher approx 45 count .20-.22  occasional higher approx 60
count .19-.21  occasional higher                                               

IMPERIAL VALLEY, CALIFORNIA AND CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2019 Season                                                                    
---CANTALOUPS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.     
Extra services included. 1/2 cartons 9s 16.95  few 14.95 12s 14.95-16.95       
occasional lower 15s 7.95-10.95                                                

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2019 Season                                                                    
---WATERMELONS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.    
Extra services included. 24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type approx 36 
count .20-.23  approx 45 count .20-.23  approx 60 count .17-.18                

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, 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 8.95-10.95 mostly 8.95-9.50 12s 6.00-7.95 mostly 6.95-7.50      
occasional higher 15s 4.50-6.00 mostly 4.95                                    
---HONEYDEWS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services included.
Wide range in quality and appearance. 2/3 cartons 5s 3.00-5.35 mostly 4.00-4.50
6s 3.00-5.35 mostly 4.00 8s 2.50-3.95 mostly 3.50 occasional lower             
---WATERMELONS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET MINIATURE 6-9S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, 45  
COUNT MUCH HIGHER, OTHERS HIGHER. Wide range in quality and condition. cartons 
Red Flesh Seedless Miniature 6s 8.95-10.95 mostly 8.95-9.95 occasional lower 8s
9.95-11.95 mostly 9.95-10.95 occasional lower 9s 9.95-11.95 mostly 9.95-10.95  
occasional lower 11s 7.95-9.95 mostly 8.95 occasional lower 24 inch bins per lb
Red Flesh Seedless Type approx 35 count .08-.12 mostly .10-.12 approx 45 count 
.10-.14 mostly .12 approx 60 count .10-.14 mostly .12 75-80s .07-.10 mostly    
.08-.10                                                                        

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2019 Season                                                                    
---GRAPES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. Extra services included. Wide range in price.   
Many present shipments from bookings and/or previous commitments. 18 lb        
containers bagged Perlette U.S. One lge 38.95-42.95  occasional lower Flame    
Seedless U.S. One lge 24.95-28.95  occasional higher Black Seedless U.S. One   
lge 30.95-34.95  FIRST REPORT                                                  
---MANGOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ATAULFO 14-18S SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS  
ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality and appearance. cartons 1 layer Haden 7s   
4.00-6.50 mostly 4.50-5.00 8s 4.00-6.50 mostly 4.50-5.00 9s 3.50-6.00 mostly   
3.50-4.00 10s 3.00-5.00 mostly 3.25-3.50 12s 2.75-4.00 mostly 3.00 Tommy Atkins
6s 4.00-6.50 mostly 4.50-5.00 7s 4.00-6.50 mostly 4.50-5.00 8s 4.00-6.50 mostly
4.50-5.00 9s 3.50-6.00 mostly 3.50-4.00 10s 3.00-5.00 mostly 3.25-3.50 12s     
2.75-4.00 mostly 3.00 Ataulfo 12s 6.00-8.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 14s 5.00-7.50     
mostly 6.00 16s 4.50-6.50 mostly 5.00-5.50 occasional higher 18s 3.50-5.50     
mostly 4.50 20s 3.00-4.50 mostly 3.00-3.50                                     

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2018 Season                                                                    
---LIMES: SUPPLY 230S HEAVY, 110-150S VERY LIGHT. DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET 200-230S
SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in price, quality and          
condition. 40 lb cartons Seedless Type 110s 35.00-40.00 mostly 35.00-38.00     
occasional higher 150s 34.00-40.00 mostly 35.00-38.00 occasional higher 175s   
24.00-30.00 mostly 26.00-28.00 occasional higher and lower 200s 14.00-20.00    
mostly 14.00-16.00 occasional higher and lower 230s 8.00-13.00 mostly          
8.00-10.00 occasional lower 250s 6.00-10.00 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 FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality and 
condition. 30-35 lb cartons Tainung 13.00-15.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 occasional  
higher, few including sales to nearby market as low as 13.00 35-40 lb cartons  
Maradol Type 13.00-15.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 occasional higher, few including   
sales to nearby market as low as 13.00                                         
---PINEAPPLES: SUPPLY HEAVY. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET 8S SLIGHTLY LOWER,    
OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality. cartons 1 layer golden ripe 5s     
5.00-7.00 mostly 6.00 6s 5.00-7.00 mostly 6.00 7s 5.00-7.00 mostly 6.00 8s     
5.00-7.00 mostly 5.50-6.00                                                     

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2019 Season                                                                    
---MANGOES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET TOMMY ATKINS SLIGHTLY HIGHER, ATAULFO   
ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality and appearance. flats 1 layer Tommy Atkins 
6s 4.00-5.50 mostly 4.50-5.50 7s 4.00-5.50 mostly 4.50-5.50 8s 4.00-5.50 mostly
4.50-5.00 9s 3.00-4.50 mostly 4.00-4.50 10s 3.00-3.75  12s 3.00-3.50  14s      
supplies insufficient to establish a market Ataulfo 12s 6.00-9.00 mostly       
6.50-7.00 14s 5.50-7.50 mostly 6.00-6.50 16s 5.00-7.00 mostly 5.50-6.00 18s    
4.00-4.50  occasional higher 20s 3.50-4.00  22s 3.00-4.00 mostly 3.00-3.50 24s 
2.50-3.00                                                                      

SOUTH & CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2018 Season                                                                    
---GRAPEFRUIT: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Varieties include Rio Red and   
Star Ruby. Wide range in prices. 7/10 bushel cartons Shprs 1st Grade 23s       
18.98-21.98  27s 18.98-21.98  32s 17.98-20.98 mostly 17.98-19.98 36s           
16.98-19.98 mostly 16.98-18.98 40s 13.98-16.98 mostly 13.98-15.98 48s          
12.98-15.98 mostly 12.98-14.98 56s 11.98-14.98 mostly 11.98-13.98 occasional   
higher Shprs Choice 23s 11.98-13.98 mostly 11.98-12.98 27s 11.98-13.98 mostly  
11.98-12.98 32s 12.98-14.98 mostly 12.98-13.98 36s 12.98-14.98 mostly          
12.98-13.98 40s 11.98-13.98  48s 10.50-12.98  occasional higher 56s 9.50-11.98 
---LEMONS: SUPPLY 165S FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  
Wide range in prices. 7/10 bushel cartons Shprs 1st Grade 75s 17.95-24.98      
mostly 19.95-23.98 occasional higher and lower 95s 18.95-26.98 mostly          
21.95-25.98 occasional lower 115s 19.95-26.98 mostly 21.95-25.98 occasional    
higher and lower 140s 24.95-28.98 mostly 25.95-28.98 occasional higher and     
lower 165s 27.95-33.98 mostly 28.95-32.98 occasional higher and lower 200s     
27.95-34.98 mostly 28.95-32.98 occasional higher and lower 235s 25.95-31.98    
mostly 26.95-30.98 occasional higher and lower Shprs Choice 75s 13.95-20.98    
mostly 15.95-19.98 occasional higher 95s 15.95-22.98 mostly 16.95-20.98 115s   
16.95-22.98 mostly 17.95-21.98 140s 19.95-24.98 mostly 19.95-22.98 occasional  
higher 165s 25.95-32.98 mostly 27.95-31.98 occasional higher and lower 200s    
25.95-32.98 mostly 27.95-31.98 occasional higher and lower 235s 23.95-30.98    
mostly 25.95-29.98 occasional higher and lower ORGANIC 7/10 bushel cartons     
Shprs 1st Grade 75s 50.95-61.98  95s 50.95-61.98  115s 52.95-61.98  140s       
52.95-61.98                                                                    
---ORANGES: SUPPLY 113-138S FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SHIPPERS     
FIRST GRADE 113-138S AND CHOICE 72-88S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.   
Wide range in prices. 7/10 bushel cartons Navel Shprs 1st Grade 40s 17.95-21.98
mostly 18.95-20.98 occasional higher 48s 18.95-22.98 mostly 18.95-21.98        
occasional higher 56s 17.95-22.98 mostly 18.95-22.98 occasional higher and     
lower 72s 14.95-18.98 mostly 14.95-17.98 occasional lower 88s 12.95-14.98      
mostly 12.95-13.98 113s 12.95-14.98  138s 10.95-13.98 mostly 11.95-12.98 Shprs 
Choice 40s 9.95-12.98 mostly 10.95-11.98 occasional higher 48s 10.95-13.98     
mostly 10.95-12.98 occasional higher and lower 56s 10.95-12.98  occasional     
higher 72s 9.95-13.98 mostly 10.95-12.98 88s 9.95-12.98 mostly 10.95-11.98     
occasional higher 113s 10.95-13.98 mostly 10.95-12.98 138s 9.95-12.98 mostly   
9.95-11.98 occasional higher