Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Detroit, MI
DETROIT Terminal Prices as of 13-FEB-2018                                      
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
Phone:  (313) 841-5370     Fax:  (313) 841-8310                                
                                                                               

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WEATHER AT 7:00 AM: FAIR 9                                                     
YESTERDAY'S HIGH: 28                                                           
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons FL 25.00 27 lb cartons MX     
15.00-16.00                                                                    
---BANANA FLOWERS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   35-40 lb containers MX 36.00        
---BATATAS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   WAXED 40 lb sacks FL jbo 42.00             
---BREADFRUIT: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   40 lb cartons DR 30.00                  
---CALABAZA: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   50 lb sacks CR 25.00                      
---CHAYOTE: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons CR 60s 29.00-29.50 fineappear     
40.00 MX 60s 29.00                                                             
---COCONUTS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   65-70 lb sacks DR Dry 40s 40.00 cartons TL
Young Type 9s 19.50                                                            
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA): OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   4.5 kg cartons VN Red    
Flesh 7s 42.00 8s 42.00 9s 42.00                                               
---GINGER ROOT:  MARKET CHINA 30 LB CTNS SLIGHTLY LOWER; PERU LOWER; OTHERS    
STEADY.  30 lb cartons CQ 31.00-32.00 HI 66.00 PE 55.00 5 lb sacks CQ 9.00     
---JACKFRUIT: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   miscellaneous containers per lb MX 2s    
1.10                                                                           
---JICAMA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   38-40 lb containers MX 22.50-26.00 mostly        
22.50-24.50                                                                    
---MALANGA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons CR Lila med 33.00 EC Blanca white 
med 32.00 Lila med 33.00                                                       
---RAMBUTAN: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   2 kg cartons VN AIR 28.00                 
---SUGARCANE: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   40 lb bundles FL bchd 10s 21.00 50 lb    
cartons FL 30.00                                                               
---TAMARINDO: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   35 lb cartons MX 55.00 cartons 16 1-lb        
packages TL 59.00 Sweet 59.00                                                  
---TARO: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb sacks CQ Eddoes sml 37.00 CR Eddoes sml 37.00
EC Eddoes sml 30.00-31.00 MX Dasheen (Coco, Islena) med 18.50-24.00 mostly     
20.50-22.50                                                                    
---TOMATILLOS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons FL 13.00 38 lb reusable plastic
containers (RPC) MX 19.50-21.00 mostly 19.50-20.50                             
---TUMERIC: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons/crates JM Orange Type 34.50-35.00 40 lb 
mshsks per lb FI Orange Type 5.50                                              
---YAMS (NAMES): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons CR Blanca no offerings 45 lb 
cartons JM Yellow 55.00 50 lb cartons CR Blanca 32.00                          
---YUCA (CASSAVA): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   WAXED 40 lb cartons CR lge 24.00-26.00   
mostly 24.00-25.00