Shipping Point Fruit Report - Phoenix, AZ
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 14-NOV-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 48-72
Yuma,        AZ: Mostly Cloudy 46-73
Bakersfield, CA: Sunny 44-72
Coachella,   CA: Partly Cloudy 42-77
El Centro,   CA: Mostly Cloudy 43-73
Fresno,      CA: Sunny 42-70
Huron,       CA: Sunny 36-72
Oxnard,      CA: Sunny 55-78
Salinas,     CA: Sunny 41-76
Santa Maria, CA: Sunny 42-78
McAllen,     TX: Sunny 40-63
San Antonio, TX: Sunny 38-57
Culiacan, SI     MX: Mostly Sunny 57-89
Hermosillo, SO   MX: Partly Cloudy 50-79
Morelia, MI      MX: Cloudy 40-63
Torreon, TB      MX: Mostly Sunny 31-53
Veracruz, VE     MX: Cloudy 61-65
Villahermosa, TB MX: Rain 65-69
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

CENTRAL & SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2018 Season                                                                    
---LEMONS: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range
in prices. 7/10 bushel cartons Shprs 1st Grade 75s 35.80-39.98 mostly          
36.80-39.98 occasional higher and lower 95s 36.80-42.98 mostly 37.80-41.98     
occasional higher and lower 115s 36.80-42.98 mostly 37.80-41.98 occasional     
higher and lower 140s 34.80-38.98 mostly 35.80-38.98 occasional higher and     
lower 165s 30.80-35.98 mostly 32.80-35.98 occasional higher and lower 200s     
26.80-32.98 mostly 28.80-32.98 occasional higher and lower 235s 25.80-31.98    
mostly 27.80-31.98 occasional higher and lower Shprs Choice 75s 26.80-32.98    
mostly 28.80-31.98 occasional higher and lower 95s 27.80-33.98 mostly          
29.80-33.98 occasional higher and lower 115s 28.80-33.98 mostly 29.80-33.98    
occasional higher and lower 140s 27.80-33.98 mostly 29.80-32.98 occasional     
higher and lower 165s 25.80-28.98  occasional higher and lower 200s 22.80-27.98
mostly 23.80-26.98 occasional higher and lower 235s 22.80-26.98 mostly         
22.80-25.98 occasional higher and lower Uncl (Standard) 95s 17.80-20.98        
occasional higher and lower 115s 18.80-21.98  occasional higher and lower 140s 
18.80-21.98  occasional higher and lower 165s 17.80-20.98  occasional higher   
and lower 200s 16.80-19.98  occasional higher and lower ORGANIC 7/10 bushel    
cartons Shprs 1st Grade 95s 40.30-51.98 mostly 44.30-49.98 occasional higher   
and lower 115s 36.30-50.98 mostly 41.30-47.98 occasional higher and lower 140s 
30.30-43.98 mostly 32.30-38.98 occasional higher and lower 165s 30.30-43.98    
mostly 32.30-38.98 occasional higher and lower                                 
---MISC CITRUS: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  1/2 bushel   
cartons Satsuma Shprs 1st Grade mam 22.98-23.00  jbo 22.98-23.00  lge          
22.98-23.00  med 20.00-20.98  flat cartons 10 3-lb mesh bags Satsuma Shprs 1st 
Grade mam 25.98-28.98  jbo 25.98-28.98  lge 25.98-28.98  med 24.98-26.98       
---ORANGES: SUPPLY 48-72S LIGHT, 88S MODERATE, 113-138S FAIRLY HEAVY. DEMAND   
SHIPPERS FIRST GRADE AND CHOICE 48-56S GOOD, 72-88S MODERATE, OTHERS FAIRLY    
LIGHT. MARKET SHIPPERS FIRST GRADE AND CHOICE 72-138S LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT      
STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons Navel Shprs 1st Grade 48s 22.80-24.98 mostly      
23.80-24.98 occasional higher 56s 22.80-24.98 mostly 23.80-24.98 occasional    
higher 72s 20.80-22.98  occasional higher 88s 15.80-18.98 mostly 16.80-18.98   
occasional higher 113s 11.80-14.98 mostly 12.80-14.98 few 15.98 occasional     
lower 138s 10.80-13.98 mostly 11.80-13.98 occasional higher and lower Shprs    
Choice 48s 17.80-19.98 mostly 18.80-19.98 occasional higher 56s 17.80-19.98    
mostly 18.80-19.98 occasional higher 72s 16.80-18.98 mostly 17.80-18.98 88s    
14.80-17.98 mostly 15.98-17.98 113s 11.80-14.98 mostly 11.80-14.48 few 15.48   
occasional lower 138s 10.80-12.98  few 13.48 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: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. MARKET HIGHER. Extra       
services included. 1/2 cartons 9s 16.95-18.95 mostly 16.95 12s 16.95  15s      
12.95-16.95 mostly 14.95                                                       
---HONEYDEWS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET 6S HIGHER, 5S ABOUT       
STEADY. Extra services included 2/3 cartons 5s 7.95-10.00 mostly 7.95-8.00 6s  
7.95-10.00 mostly 8.95-9.00                                                    

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2018 Season                                                                    
---GRAPEFRUIT: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included. 7/10   
bushel cartons Marked Rio Star Texas Fancy 23s 24.50-26.00  27s 24.50-26.00    
32s 22.50-24.00  36s 18.00-20.50  40s 14.00-17.50  48s 13.00-15.50  56s        
11.00-14.50  Texas Choice 23s 18.25-22.00  27s 18.25-22.00  32s 16.25-18.00    
36s 16.25-18.00  40s 14.25-16.00  48s 13.00-14.25  56s 12.00-12.25             

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---CANTALOUPS: DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET 12S AND 15S ABOUT STEADY, OTHERS       
SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services included. Quality variable. 1/2 cartons 9s     
18.95-20.95  12s 18.95  15s 14.95-16.95 mostly 15.95-16.95 oversized 1/2       
cartons 9s (6 size) 16.95-18.95                                                
---HONEYDEWS: DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET 9S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS HIGHER. Extra
services included. Quality variable. 2/3 cartons 4s 6.00-7.50 mostly 6.00-6.50 
occasional higher 5s 7.00-8.95 mostly 7.50-8.00 occasional higher 6s 7.00-8.95 
mostly 7.50-8.00 occasional higher 8s 6.00-8.35 mostly 6.50-7.00 occasional    
higher                                                                         
---WATERMELONS: DEMAND MINIATURE MODERATE, OTHERS VERY GOOD. MARKET MINIATURE  
ABOUT STEADY, OTHERS SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Wide range in quality and condition. Many
present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments at lower     
prices. cartons Red Flesh Seedless Miniature 6s 9.95-12.95 mostly 10.00        
occasional higher 8s 10.95-13.95 mostly 11.50-12.00 occasional lower 9s        
10.95-13.95 mostly 11.50-12.00 occasional lower 11s 7.95-10.95 mostly 9.95     
occasional higher and lower per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type 4s .26-.28          
occasional higher 5s .26-.28  occasional higher 6s .24-.26  occasional higher  
and lower 24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type approx 35 count .24-.26  
occasional higher approx 45 count .24-.26  occasional higher approx 60 count   
.22-.24  occasional higher and lower 75-80s .10-.12  few .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: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Wide range in
quality and price. Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous  
commitments. 7/10 bushel cartons Marked Choice 95s 18.00-26.00 mostly          
24.00-26.00 occasional lower 115s 18.00-26.00 mostly 24.00-26.00 occasional    
lower 140s 18.00-26.00 mostly 24.00-26.00 165s 17.00-26.00 mostly 22.00-24.00  
200s 16.00-24.00 mostly 21.00-23.00 occasional lower                           
---LIMES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in price,       
quality and condition. 40 lb cartons Seedless Type 110s 6.00-12.00 mostly      
9.00-11.00 150s 6.00-12.00 mostly 9.00-11.00 175s 6.00-12.00 mostly 9.00-11.00 
200s 6.00-12.00 mostly 9.00-11.00 230s 6.00-12.00 mostly 9.00-11.00 250s       
6.00-10.00 mostly 7.00-9.00                                                    

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 ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality and     
condition. 30-35 lb cartons Tainung 14.00-17.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 35-40 lb    
cartons Maradol Type 14.00-17.50 mostly 14.00-16.00                            
---PINEAPPLES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Wide range
in quality. cartons 1 layer golden ripe 5s 7.00-8.00  6s 7.00-8.00  7s         
7.00-8.00  8s 6.00-8.00 mostly 7.00-8.00