Wholesale Market Fruit Report - Chicago, IL
CHICAGO Terminal Prices as of 08-NOV-2019                                      
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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HX_FV010                                                                       
                                                                               
WEATHER AS OF 7:00 A.M.   MOSTLY SUNNY  21     YESTERDAY'S HIGH   33           
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
---CLEMENTINES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   flat cartons 10 3-lb mesh bags CL 38.00     
---GRAPEFRUIT:  MARKET STEADY.  4/5 bushel cartons FL U.S. One Red 27s 26.00   
32s 24.00 36s 22.00 40s 20.00 48s 18.00 56s 16.00 Star Ruby 27s 34.00 32s 31.00
36s 26.00 40s 22.00 56s 16.00 Ruby Red 56s 23.00 15 kg containers PE Star Ruby 
18s 24.00 40s 18.00 56s 16.00                                                  
---LEMONS:  MARKET STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade 95s         
45.00-46.00 115s 45.00-46.00 Shprs Choice 95s 39.00 115s 38.00 140s 33.00 165s 
27.50 MX Marked Fancy 95s 35.00-37.00 115s 34.00-36.00 140s 32.00-33.00 165s   
23.00 Marked Choice 95s 32.00 115s 30.00-31.00 140s 28.50 165s 23.50-25.00     
---LIMES:  MARKET 175S LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  10 lb cartons MX Seedless  
Type 48s 6.50 54s 6.50 40 lb cartons MX Seedless Type 110s 24.00-28.00 mostly  
26.00-27.00 150s 24.00-26.00 175s 22.00-26.00 mostly 23.00-24.00 200s          
21.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-23.00 230s 20.00-23.00 mostly 21.00-22.00 250s        
20.00-22.00 containers 17 2-lb bags MX Seeded Types 24.00-25.00                
---MISC CITRUS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   7/10 bushel cartons CA Sweet Lime jbo 44.00 
4/5 bushel cartons DR Sour Orange irreg sz 31.00 10 lb cartons CA Shprs 1st    
Grade Meyer Lemon 140s 28.00 20 lb cartons AU Shprs 1st Grade Blood Orange Moro
50.00 17 kg cartons NZ Meyer Lemon 115s 25.00                                  
---ORANGES:  MARKET STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade Navel Lane 
48s 30.00 56s 28.00-32.00 mostly 29.00-30.00 72s 28.00-29.00 88s 25.50-26.00   
113s 21.00 138s 20.50 Valencia 72s 21.50 113s 24.00 Shprs Choice Valencia 72s  
19.50-20.00 88s 21.50-22.00 113s 23.00 4/5 bushel cartons FL U.S. No. 1 Hamlin 
80s 19.00-22.00 100s 18.00-22.00 mostly 19.00-20.00 125s 15.00 cartons 10 4-lb 
film bags CA Shprs Choice Valencia 72 size 24.00-28.00 15 kg cartons CL Navel  
Cara Cara 72s 15.00 MR Valencia Seedless Midknight 113s 26.00 125s 26.00       
---TANGERINES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   4/5 bushel cartons FL Fallglo 64s 30.00 80s  
29.00 100s 26.00 Early Pride 64s 30.00, 80s 29.00, 100s 26.00.                 

BERRIES                                                                        
---BLUEBERRIES:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt cups with lids MX med-lge       
fineappear 36.50 flats 12 6-oz cups with lids AG med-lge 22.50 MX med-lge      
fineappear 28.50-31.50 mostly 29.00-30.00                                      
---MISC BERRIES: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   flats 12 6-oz cups with lids MX       
Blackberries med fineappear 24.50-28.50 mostly 25.00-26.00                     
---RASPBERRIES: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   flats 12 6-oz cups with lids MX Red med
fineappear 20.00-22.00                                                         
---STRAWBERRIES:  MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality and condition. flats 8  
1-lb containers with lids CA med-lge 14.00-16.50 mostly 15.00-16.00 fineappear 
22.50-25.50 mostly 23.00-24.00                                                 

MELONS                                                                         
---CANTALOUPS:  MARKET STEADY.  1/2 cartons AZ 9s 29.00 MX 9s 22.00-24.00 12s  
20.00-23.00 mostly 21.00-22.00 15s 20.00-22.00 oversized 1/2 cartons MX 9s (6  
size) 22.00-25.00 mostly 23.00-24.00                                           
---HONEYDEWS:  MARKET STEADY.  2/3 cartons AZ 5s 21.50 MX 5s 19.00-20.00 6s    
18.00-20.00 8s 18.00                                                           
---WATERMELONS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons MX Red Flesh Seedless Type 4s         
26.00-28.50 mostly 27.00-28.00 occas lower. 5s 26.00-28.50 mostly 27.00-28.00  
flat cartons MX Red Flesh Seedless Miniature 6s 20.00 24 inch bins MX Red Flesh
Seedless Type 45s 180.00 60s 230.00 occas higher. Black Diamond 60s 200.00     

NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
---APPLES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons tray pack WA WAExFcy Red Delicious 64s     
22.00 72s 26.00-30.00 mostly 27.00-28.00 88s 24.00-25.00 100s 24.00-28.00      
mostly 25.00-26.00 occas higher Golden Delicious 56s 50.00 60s 42.00 64s 39.00 
72s 39.00 80s 37.00-40.00 mostly 38.00-39.00 88s 37.00 100s 32.00 occas higher.
Fuji 72s 35.00-36.00 fineappear 46.00 88s fineappear 42.00 100s 31.00-32.00    
fineappear 42.00 Granny Smith 64s 33.00 72s 33.00 fineappear 42.00 80s         
fineappear 42.00 88s 30.00-32.00 occas lower. fineappear 40.00-42.00 100s      
26.00-29.00 mostly 27.00-28.00 occas higher. fineappear 38.00-40.00 113s 27.00 
Gala 64s 33.00 72s 30.00-33.00 mostly 31.00-32.00 fineappear 42.00 80s         
fineappear 42.00 88s 30.00 occas higher. fineappear 40.00-41.00 100s           
22.00-24.00 fineappear 38.00 occas lower. Braeburn 72s 36.00 88s 36.00 100s    
30.00-34.00 Jonagold 72s 36.00 occas lower 88s 34.00 100s 36.00 Honeycrisp 56s 
fineappear 50.00-52.00 64s 30.00 occa lower 72s 24.50 100s fineappear 50.00    
occas lower. Pink Lady/Cripps Pink 72s 36.00-40.00 mostly 38.00-39.00 80s      
38.00-40.00 100s 26.00 fineappear 37.00 WAFcy Fuji 48s 24.00 64s 26.00 cartons 
cell pack WA WAExFcy Golden Delicious 96s 44.00 cartons 12 3-lb film bags WA   
WAExFcy Red Delicious 2 1/2" min 22.00 Golden Delicious 2 1/2" min 24.00 Granny
Smith 2 1/2" min 24.00-25.00 Gala 2 1/2" min 22.00-24.00 bushel cartons loose  
MI U.S. ExFcy Golden Delicious 3" min 20.00 Gala 3" min 20.00 Jonagold 3" min  
20.00                                                                          
---AVOCADOS:  MARKET FAIR QUALITY 32-48S, 70S AND ORGANIC 32-40S LOWER, OTHERS 
STEADY.  cartons 2 layer MX Hass 32s 36.75-38.75 fr qual 33.75-35.75 36s       
36.75-38.75 occas higher. fr qual 33.75-35.75 fineappear 45.00-48.00 40s       
37.75-38.75 fr qual 34.75-35.75 fineappear 45.00-48.00 mostly 46.00-47.00 48s  
37.75-41.00 mostly 39.00-40.00 pccas higher. fr qual 33.75-34.75 fineappear    
44.00-48.00 mostly 45.00-46.00 60s 27.00-29.00 fr qual 23.75 fineappear        
34.00-36.00 70s 21.75-25.00 mostly 23.00-24.00 fr qual 17.75-19.75 fineappear  
24.00 84s 20.00-21.75 fr qual 16.75-17.75 flats 2 layer DR Various Greenskin   
Varieties 20s 24.00-25.00 24s 18.00-21.00 mostly 19.00-20.00 FL U.S. Comb      
Various Greenskin Varieties 16s 27.00 occas lower. 18s 30.00 24s 25.00 32s     
22.00                                                                          
---BANANAS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CB 14.00-15.00 CR 14.00-15.00 GU    
14.00-15.00 HD 14.00-15.00 MX 14.00-15.00 35 lb cartons CR Burro 32.00 occas   
lower 20 lb cartons CB Manzano 18.00-20.00 mostly 19.00-20.00 occas lower 15 lb
cartons CR Baby 12.00-14.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 EC Baby 14.00-15.00 GU Baby     
13.00                                                                          
---FRUITS OTHER: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 1 layer CA Apple Pears Shinko 14s  
18.00-21.50 mostly 20.00-21.00 FL Carambola - Star Fruit 20s 24.00-24.50 25s   
24.00-28.00 mostly 26.00-27.00 30s 24.00-28.00 mostly 25.00-26.00 15 lb cartons
loose CA Dates Medjool 58.50 cartons 1 layer tray pack CL AIR Cherimoya 9s     
43.00-45.00 occas lower. FL Passion Fruit 25s 40.00 NZ Kiwano 12s 58.50 30 lb  
cartons CA Dates Bahri 87.00-89.00 occas lower cartons 2 layer CA Apple Pears  
Hosui 32s 31.00 cartons 2 layer tray pack CA Quince Pineapple 28s 35.00 occas  
lower. 30-32s 32.00 cartons 2 layer CL Apple Pears Hosui 32s 33.00 flats 12    
1-pt baskets CA Figs Black Mission 52.00 Sierra 56.00 40 lb crates MX Cactus   
Pears green 20.00-24.00 mostly 21.00-22.00 red 24.00-26.00 cartons 24 9-oz     
packages CA Figs Black Mission 62.00 Calimyrna 62.00 MX Figs Black Mission     
62.00 Calimyrna 62.00 13 lb cartons MX Guava 20.00-22.00 occas lower. 20 lb    
cartons FL Guava 60.00 (Thai type) MX Guava 22.00                              
---GRAPES:  MARKET STEADY.  19 lb containers bagged CA White Seedless Type     
lge-exlge 20.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-23.00 occas higher. Red Seedless med-lge    
19.50-22.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 occas higher. Black Seedless lge-exlge 19.50    
occas higher. Red Globe exlge 25.00-26.00 Autumn King lge-exlge 26.50-30.50    
mostly 27.00-28.00 Scarlet Royal lge-exlge 15.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 occas
higher.                                                                        
---KIWIFRUIT:  MARKET STEADY.  9 kg (19.8 lb) containers loose CA Hayward 27 sz
25.00 30 sz 26.50 33 sz 26.00-28.00 36 sz 25.50-28.00 mostly 26.00-27.00       
---MANGOES:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 1 layer BR Tommy Atkins 6s 8.50-10.00 7s    
8.50-10.00 8s 8.50-10.00 9s 7.50 10s 7.00-9.50 mostly 8.00-9.00 12s 6.00 EC    
Ataulfo 12s 14.00 14s 14.00-15.00 16s 13.00-14.00 18s 10.50-13.00 mostly       
11.00-12.00 20s 10.50-13.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 40 lb cartons PR Green Cooking  
Type 120.00                                                                    
---PAPAYA:  MARKET MEXICO MARADOL HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  10 lb cartons  
HI AIR Solo Type Yellow Flesh 8s 32.50 9s 32.50 30 lb cartons EC Green Cooking 
Type 20.00-21.00 3.5 kg containers BR AIR Solo Type Golden 9s 10.00 10s 14.00  
35-40 lb cartons MX Maradol Type 6s 23.00-27.00 mostly 24.00-25.00 8s          
23.00-27.00 mostly 24.00-25.00 9s 22.00-25.00 mostly 23.00-24.00 occas higher  
---PEARS:  MARKET STEADY.  4/5 bushel cartons wrapped OR U.S. One Bartlett 70s 
38.00 80s 35.00 90s 33.00 D'Anjou 70s 36.00 80s 35.00-36.00 90s 34.00-36.00    
Bosc 70s 38.00 80s 37.00 90s 35.00-38.00 mostly 36.00-37.00 ORFcy Bartlett 80s 
21.50 2/5 bushel cartons OR U.S. One Seckel 45s 25.00-26.00                    
---PERSIMMONS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb containers loose CA Fuyu 36s 38.00     
Hachiya 36s 38.00 48s 35.00                                                    
---PINEAPPLES:  MARKET COSTA RICA 8S HIGHER, STEADY.  cartons 1 layer CR golden
ripe 5s 12.50-13.50 6s 12.00-13.00 7s 12.00-13.00 8s 10.00-12.00 MX golden ripe
6s 14.00 7s 14.00                                                              
---PLANTAINS:  MARKET STEADY.  50 lb cartons CB green 38.00-40.00 yellow       
32.00-34.00 EC green 38.00-40.00 yellow 32.00-34.00                            
---PLUMS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   28 lb cartons loose CA Marked Black Plum 30-35 sz 
31.00 40-45 sz 28.00 Marked Red Plum 30-35 sz 30.00                            
---POMEGRANATES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 2 layer CA Wonderful 16s 45.00 18s 
45.00 20s 38.00 26s 42.00 28s 38.00 30s 34.00 34s 28.00                        

ORGANIC                                                                        

CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
---GRAPEFRUIT: 7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade Ruby Red 40s 52.50 Rio   
Red 48.50 10 4-lb film bags CA Shprs 1st Grade Red 48.50 Ruby Red 44.50        
---LEMONS: 7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade 140s 54.50 cartons 18 2-lb   
film bags CA Shprs Choice 32.50                                                
---ORANGES: 7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs Choice Navel 72 size 49.50 cartons 10 
4-lb mesh bags CA Shprs Choice Navel 72 size 48.50                             

BERRIES                                                                        
---BLUEBERRIES: flats 12 6-oz cups with lids CA med-lge fineappear 32.50       
---MISC BERRIES: flats 12 6-oz cups with lids CA Blackberries med fineappear   
36.50                                                                          
---RASPBERRIES: flats 12 6-oz cups with lids CA Red med fineappear 36.50       
---STRAWBERRIES: flats 8 1-lb containers with lids CA med-lge 30.50            

MELONS                                                                         
---CANTALOUPS: 1/2 cartons MX 9s 18.00                                         
---WATERMELONS: flat cartons MX Red Flesh Seedless Miniature 6s 20.50          

NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
---APPLES: cartons tray pack WA WAExFcy Red Delicious 100s 29.00 Golden        
Delicious 100s 29.00 Granny Smith 100s 29.00 Gala 100s 20.00 Pink Lady/Cripps  
Pink 100s 20.00 cartons 12 3-lb film bags WA WAExFcy Granny Smith 2 1/2" min   
39.00                                                                          
---AVOCADOS: cartons 2 layer MX Hass 32s 38.75-42.75 mostly 41.00-42.00 36s    
38.75-42.75 mostly 39.00-40.00 40s 41.75-44.75 mostly 42.00-43.00 48s          
46.75-48.50 60s 37.75-39.75 70s 35.75-36.75 84s 25.75                          
---BANANAS: 40 lb cartons CB 24.00-26.00 EC 24.00-26.00 MX 24.00-26.00         
---GRAPES: 19 lb containers bagged CA White Seedless Type lge-exlge 34.00 Red  
Seedless med-lge 34.00 Black Seedless lge-exlge 34.00 Red Globe med-lge 29.50  
---KIWIFRUIT: 9 kg (19.8 lb) containers loose CA Hayward 33 sz 44.50           
---PINEAPPLES: cartons 1 layer CR golden ripe 6s 20.50 8s 20.50