Shipping Point Fruit Report - Phoenix, AZ
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 20-SEP-2019                                 
                                                                                
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.  Reported prices generally      
include, but are not limited to, applicable brokerage fees and commissions,     
Customs fees and duties, U.S. packaging and U.S. freight costs prior to first   
sale, paid by the shipper/seller. Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis         
excludes all charges for freight after sale.                                    
                                                                                

IX_FV110                                                                        
         

Phoenix,     AZ: Sunny 70-98
Yuma,        AZ: Sunny 66-95
Bakersfield, CA: Sunny 59-84
Coachella,   CA: Mostly Sunny 65-97
El Centro,   CA: Sunny 63-94
Fresno,      CA: Sunny 59-84
Huron,       CA: Sunny 54-86
Oxnard,      CA: Mostly Sunny 58-76
Salinas,     CA: Sunny 54-75
Santa Maria, CA: Sunny 52-82
McAllen,     TX: Partly Cloudy 78-96
San Antonio, TX: Mostly Sunny 77-96
Culiacan, SI     MX: Light Rain 76-88
Hermosillo, SO   MX: Mostly Sunny 77-94
Morelia, MI      MX: Mostly Sunny 54-77
Torreon, TB      MX: Mostly Cloudy 69-94
Veracruz, VE     MX: Partly Cloudy 79-89
Villahermosa, TB MX: Partly Cloudy 74-94                                                                      
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

CENTRAL & SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2019 Season                                                                    
---LEMONS: DEMAND 95-140S FAIRLY GOOD, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.   
Wide range in prices. 7/10 bushel cartons Shprs 1st Grade 75s 29.95-36.98      
mostly 29.95-33.98 few 37.98 occasional higher 95s 34.95-38.98 mostly          
34.95-37.98 occasional higher 115s 34.95-38.98 mostly 34.95-37.98 140s         
27.95-36.98 mostly 30.95-35.98 165s 24.95-30.98 mostly 26.95-29.98 200s        
21.95-28.98 mostly 24.95-27.98 occasional lower 235s 19.95-27.98 mostly        
23.95-26.98 ocasional higher and lower Shprs Choice 75s 24.95-28.98 mostly     
24.95-26.98 95s 26.95-31.98 mostly 27.95-31.98 115s 26.95-31.98 mostly         
26.95-30.98 140s 25.95-31.98 mostly 26.95-30.98 165s 22.95-29.98 mostly        
24.95-28.98 200s 20.95-27.98 mostly 22.95-26.98 occasional lower 235s          
19.48-25.98 mostly 20.95-24.98 occasional lower                                

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2019 Season                                                                    
---MANGOES: SUPPLY HEAVY ON 4-6S. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET 5S AND 10S       
SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality and appearance.     
cartons 1 layer Keitt 4s 4.50-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50 few 5.75 occasional higher 
and lower 5s 4.75-6.00 mostly 5.25-5.50 few 5.75 occasional higher and lower 6s
5.00-6.25 mostly 5.50-5.75 few 6.00 occasional higher and lower 7s 5.50-6.25   
mostly 5.75-6.00 occasional higher 8s 5.50-6.25 mostly 5.75-6.00 occasional    
higher 9s 5.50-6.25 mostly 5.75-6.00 occasional higher 10s 5.50-6.00 mostly    
5.50-5.75 occasional higher 12s   supplies insufficient and in too few hands to
establish a market                                                             

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2019 Season                                                                    
---LEMONS: SUPPLY 75-140S LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET 140-165S HIGHER,   
OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in price and quality. Most present shipments   
from prior bookings and/or previous commitments. 7/10 bushel cartons Marked    
Choice 95s 22.50-25.00 mostly 23.00-24.00 occasional lower 115s 22.50-25.00    
mostly 23.00-24.00 occasional lower 140s 18.00-25.00 mostly 21.00-23.00        
occasional lower 165s 16.00-20.50 mostly 17.00-19.00 occasional lower 200s     
12.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 occasional higher and lower 235s 10.00-14.00    
mostly 12.00-14.00 occasional higher and lower                                 
---LIMES: SUPPLY 110-175S VERY LIGHT, 230-250S HEAVY. DEMAND 110-150S EXCEEDS  
SUPPLY, 230-250S FAIRLY LIGHT, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET 200-230S SLIGHTLY LOWER,
OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in price, quality and condition. Many sales of 
230s and 250s booked open with prices to be established later. 40 lb cartons   
Seedless Type 175s 34.00-44.00 mostly 36.00-38.00 occasional lower 200s        
24.00-30.00 mostly 26.00 occasional higher and lower 230s 16.00-24.00 mostly   
17.00-19.00 occasional higher and lower 250s 12.00-18.00 mostly 15.00          
occasional lower                                                               

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH 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 STEADY. Extra    
services included. Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous  
commitments. bins per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type approx 35 count .16-.22 mostly
.18-.20 approx 45 count .16-.22 mostly .20-.22                                 

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2019 Season                                                                    
---MANGOES: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in
quality and appearance. flats 1 layer Keitt 4s 5.50-6.00 mostly 6.00 5s        
5.50-6.00 mostly 5.75-6.00 6s 5.50-6.00 mostly 5.50-5.75                       
---PAPAYA: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality and        
condition. 30-35 lb cartons Tainung 23.00-26.00 mostly 23.00-24.00 occasional  
lower 35-40 lb cartons Maradol Type 23.00-26.00 mostly 25.00-26.00 occasional  
lower                                                                          
---PINEAPPLES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Wide range
in quality.  Supplies held in few hands. cartons 1 layer golden ripe 5s        
8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00 6s 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00 7s 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00 8s  
7.00-9.00 mostly 7.00-8.00                                                     

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2019 Season                                                                    
---CANTALOUPS: DEMAND GOOD AT SLIGHTLY LOWER PRICES. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER.    
Extra services included. 1/2 cartons 9s 9.50-11.00 mostly 10.00 few 12.00      
previous commitments lower 12s 9.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 few 12.00 previous      
commitments lower 15s 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 oversized 1/2 cartons 9s (6  
size) 9.50-11.00 mostly 10.00 few 12.00 previous commitments lower ORGANIC 1/2 
cartons 9s 11.95  12s 13.95                                                    
---HONEYDEWS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.
2/3 cartons 5s 4.50-6.50 mostly 5.00 few 7.00 occasional lower 6s 4.50-6.50    
mostly 5.00 few 7.00 8s 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.00 ORGANIC 2/3 cartons 5s 11.95  6s 
11.95                                                                          
---WATERMELONS: SUPPLY 35 AND 45 COUNTS VERY LIGHT. DEMAND 35 AND 45 COUNTS    
GOOD, OTHERS FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. cartons
Red Flesh Seedless Miniature 6s 10.95-12.95 mostly 10.95-11.95 8s 11.95-12.95  
mostly 12.95 9s 11.95-12.95 mostly 12.95 24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seedless
Type approx 35 count .20-.22 mostly .21-.22 few .24 occasional lower approx 45 
count .20-.22 mostly .21-.22 few .24 occasional lower approx 60 count .18-.20  
mostly .19-.20 occasional higher ORGANIC cartons Red Flesh Seedless Miniature  
6s   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                                                                  
2018 Season                                                                    
---GRAPEFRUIT: SUPPLY 48-56S LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SHIPPERS FIRST     
GRADE 56S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Mostly Ruby Red variety. Wide  
range in prices. 7/10 bushel cartons Shprs 1st Grade 23s 16.95-21.98 mostly    
16.95-19.98 occasional lower 27s 16.95-21.98 mostly 16.95-19.98 32s 16.95-19.98
mostly 16.95-18.98 36s 15.95-19.98 mostly 16.95-17.98 40s 12.95-15.98 mostly   
13.95-15.98 48s 12.95-14.98 mostly 13.95-14.98 56s 11.95-14.98 mostly          
12.95-13.98 Shprs Choice 23s 9.95-13.98 mostly 10.95-12.98 occasional lower 27s
9.95-13.98 mostly 10.95-12.98 occasional higher 32s 12.95-15.98 mostly         
12.95-14.98 occasional higher 36s 12.95-14.98  occasional higher 40s           
11.95-14.98 mostly 11.95-12.98 occasional higher 48s 11.95-13.98 mostly        
11.95-12.98 56s 10.95-12.98 mostly 10.95-11.98                                 
---ORANGES: SUPPLY 113-138S LIGHT. DEMAND 113-138S FAIRLY GOOD, 72-88S         
MODERATE, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in prices. 7/10 bushel
cartons Valencia Shprs 1st Grade 48s 12.95-17.98 mostly 13.95-15.98 56s        
12.95-17.98 mostly 13.95-15.98 72s 13.95-17.98 mostly 13.95-16.98 88s          
14.95-18.98 mostly 14.95-17.98 113s 17.95-20.98 mostly 18.95-19.98 138s        
17.95-19.98  Shprs Choice 48s 10.95-13.98 mostly 11.95-12.98 56s 10.95-14.98   
mostly 11.95-12.98 occasional higher and lower 72s 11.95-14.98 mostly          
12.95-12.98 88s 12.95-16.98 mostly 12.95-15.98 occasional higher 113s          
17.95-19.98 mostly 17.95-18.98 138s 16.95-19.98 mostly 16.50-19.50             

TEXAS & OKLAHOMA                                                               
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2019 Season                                                                    
---WATERMELONS: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Extra     
services included. Prices represent Central, North, West Texas and Oklahoma.   
Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments. bins   
per lb Red Flesh Seeded Type approx 35 count .10-.14 mostly .12-.14 occasional 
higher Red Flesh Seedless Type approx 35 count .16-.20 mostly .18-.20 few .22  
occasional lower approx 45 count .17-.22 mostly .20-.22 approx 60 count .13-.18
mostly .14-.16 occasional higher