Citrus

CITRUS

 


Packer Stories

USDA releases final 2008-2012 crop numbers

08/29/2014

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service has released its final 2008-2012 summaries for citrus, vegetables, melons and strawberries.

USDA proposes additional South Africa citrus access

08/28/2014

Citrus from South African regions infected with the citrus black spot virus would be allowed into the U.S. under a new proposal from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

USDA proposes access for China citrus

08/27/2014

China citrus will be given access to the U.S. market under a new proposal from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

Savannah port to import cold-treated South American fruit

08/27/2014

The Port of Savannah plans to receive South American fruit through a U.S. Department of Agriculture pilot program allowing imports of cold-treated commodities.

Greening not likely to affect Texas citrus volumes, quality

08/25/2014

Citrus greening is spreading in Texas, but it shouldn’t affect the 2014 orange and grapefruit crops.

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Market Scope - Clementines — F.o.b.s as of Aug. 18

2014-08-17

CHILE — Imports (38-33-41) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to increase slightly. Port of entry: Los Angeles. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. Flat cartons repacked in route of 15 2-pound mesh bags 24-36s $32-34, 40-44s $29-31; 10 3-pound mesh bags 24-36s $31-33, 40-44s $28-30. Port of entry: Philadelphia. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. Flat cartons repacked in route of 15 2-pound mesh bags 20-28s $30-32, 32-36s $28-30, 40-44s $26-28; 10 3-pound mesh bags 20-28s $30-32, 32s $28-30, 36-44s $26-28. Quality good.

PERU — Imports (13-6-11) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to remain about the same as Aug. 4-17. Port of entry: Philadelphia and New York. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. Flat cartons repacked in route of 15 2-pound mesh bags 20-28s $30-32, 32-36s $28-30, 40-44s $26-28; 10 3-pound mesh bags 20-28s $30-32, 32-36s $28-30, 40-44s $26-28. Quality good. Port of entry: Southern California. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. Flat cartons repacked in route of 15 2-pound mesh bags 24-36s $32-34, 40-44s $29-31; 10 3-pound mesh bags 24-36s $31-33, 40-44s $28-30. Quality good.

SOUTH AFRICA — Imports (1-3-4) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to remain about the same as Aug. 4-17. Port of entry: Philadelphia. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. Flat cartons repacked in route of 15 2-pound mesh bags 20-28s $30-32, 32-36s $28-30; 10 3-pound mesh bags 20-28s $30-32, 32-36s $28-30. Quality good.

URUGUAY — Imports (1-6-2) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to remain about the same as Aug. 4-17. Port of entry: Philadelphia and New York. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. Flat cartons repacked in route of 15 2-pound mesh bags 20-28s $30-32, 32-36s $28-30; 10 3-pound mesh bags 20-28s $30-32, 32-36s $28-30. Quality good.

AUSTRALIA — Imports (0-0*-**) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to remain about the same. Port of entry: Los Angeles. Supplies and number of importers insufficient to establish a market. Quality good. *revised, **unavailable.

 


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