Grapes

  GRAPES

Grapes maintained their standing as the No. 3 fruit in Fresh Trends this year, but in 2013 they share the spotlight with strawberries as the third most-popular fruit.

 

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Packer Stories

Chilean grapes begin shipping

12/15/2014

An extra 1 million boxes or more of grapes are expected to be exported from Chile’s Copiapo Valley this season.

UPDATED: Jasmine Vineyards cofounder dies

12/10/2014

Martin Zaninovich, co-founder of Delano, Calif.-based Jasmine Vineyards Inc. and a leader in the California table grape industry at a critical time in its history, died Dec. 9.

Fresh Del Monte recalls fresh-cut products after listeria test

12/10/2014

Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc. is recalling more than 3,000 consumer packages of 34 different fresh-cut fruit products that contain sliced Gala red apples from Pennsylvania that tested positive for listeria contamination.

Southeast regional growers show adds features

12/03/2014

Higher attendance and new educational session topics are planned for the 2015 Southeast Regional Fruit and Vegetable Conference in Savannah, Ga.

Fresno set for California Raisin Day

12/02/2014

A tasting of raisin varieties will be on offer during California Raisin Day Dec. 3 in Fresno, Calif.

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Market Scope - Grapes, table — F.o.b.s as of Dec. 8

2014-12-07

KERN DISTRICT, CALIF. — Shipments — (469-250-310) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading fairly slow. Prices autumn king lower, others generally unchanged. 19-pound containers bagged. Crimson seedless large mostly $20.95-22.95; red globe large $18.95-20.95; autumn king extra-large mostly $24.95-26.95, large mostly $20.95-22.95. Extra services included.

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY DISTRICT, CALIF. — Shipments (119-146-76) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading fairly slow. Prices generally unchanged. 19-pound containers bagged. Crimson seedless large mostly $18.95, medium $14.95-16.95; autumn king large mostly $22.95; extra services included.

PERU — Imports (6-67-17) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to increase. Trading moderate. Prices thompson seedless and sugraone higher, others unchanged. 18-pound containers bagged thompson seedless extra-large $34-36, large $32-34, medium $30-32; sugraone extra-large $38-40, large $36-38, medium $34-36; flame seedless extra-large $34-36, large $32-34, medium $30-32; crimson seedless extra-large $34-36, large $32-34, medium $30-32; red globe extra-large $22-24, large $20-22, medium $18-20. Quality good.

CHILE — Imports (0-0-0) — Imports via boat. First arrivals were expected the week of Dec. 15. Sufficient volume and number of importers were expected by the week of Dec. 15. FIRST REPORT.

BRAZIL — Imports (0-0-0) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to end. LAST REPORT.

 


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