Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Philadelphia, PA
PHILADELPHIA Terminal Prices as of 13-FEB-2018                                 
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
Phone:  (215) 551-6791     Fax:  (215) 336-0355                                
                                                                               

NA_FV056                                                                       
Weather at 7:00 a.m. Partly Cloudy 27                                          
Yesterday's High 61                                                            
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES:  MARKET HIGHER.  27 lb cartons MX 18.00-21.00 mostly 18.00 few 
22.00                                                                          
---BATATAS:  MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER.  40 lb sacks FL 39.00-42.00 mostly        
39.00-40.00                                                                    
---BREADFRUIT: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                
---CALABAZA:  MARKET LOWER.  50 lb sacks CR 22.00-25.00 mostly 22.00-24.00     
---CAPE GOOSEBERRIES (PHYSALIS): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 12 3.5-oz baskets  
film wrapped CB 26.00                                                          
---CHAYOTE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  36 lb cartons MX 32.00 40 lb cartons CR     
25.00-29.00 White 27.00 40 lb reusable plastic containers (RPC) MX Prickly Type
23.00                                                                          
---COCONUTS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  40 lb cartons DR Dry 24s 28.00 FL Water 10s
18.00-19.00 40 lb sacks MX Dry 35.00 (WHITE) 65-70 lb sacks DR Dry 40s         
34.00-36.00 cartons TL Young Type 9s 20.00                                     
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA):  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  10 lb cartons EC 35.00    
(GOLD) White Flesh 35.00 4.5 kg cartons VT White Flesh 8s 38.00                
---GINGER ROOT:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons CQ 22.00                        
---JACKFRUIT: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   36-40 lb cartons MX 2 count 30.00-32.00       
---JICAMA:  MARKET HIGHER.  cartons/crates MX 21.00-23.00                      
---LYCHEE: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   5 kg cartons VT 18.00                            
---MAGUEY (AGAVE) LEAVES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   bundles 12s MX OFFERINGS          
INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                                         
---MALANGA:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  36 lb cartons EC Blanca 24.00 Lila 22.00 40 
lb cartons CB Blanca 28.00 CR Blanca 26.00 Lila 29.00 DR Amarilla 45.00        
---RAMBUTAN: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                  
---SUGARCANE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  40 lb bundles FL 18.00 Red 19.00-21.00    
---TAMARINDO: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 16 1-lb packages TL 58.00             
---TARO:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  40 lb cartons CR Eddoes 28.00-32.00 40 lb sacks
MX Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 19.00-22.00                                      
---TOMATILLOS:  MARKET HIGHER.  40 lb containers MX 18.00-22.00 55 lb          
containers MX 28.00-30.00                                                      
---TUMERIC: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   20 lb cartons NZ Orange Type 88.00-90.00        
---YAMPI: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons CR 58.00-60.00                      
---YAMS (NAMES):  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  40 lb cartons CB Blanca 26.00-30.00    
mostly 26.00-28.00 some 23.00 Hespino 25.00 CR Blanca 28.00-30.00 JM Yellow    
53.00-56.00 mostly 53.00-55.00                                                 
---YUCA (CASSAVA):  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  WAXED 36 lb cartons CR 19.00-22.00   
mostly 19.00-20.00