The likelihood of a honeydew purchase fell five percentage points from Fresh Trends 2012, putting purchases at nearly the same level as 2010.


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Market Scope - Honeydew — F.o.b.s as of April 7


MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZ. — Crossings (23-22-14) — Movement expected to increase. Trading early slow, late moderate. Prices lower. 2/3 cartons 6s mostly $9.95-11.35, 8s mostly $8.95-10.35. Quality and condition variable.

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS — Imports (64*-80*-28) — Imports via boat from Guatemala, Honduras, Costa Rica. Movement expected to remain about the same. Port of entry: South Florida. Trading moderate. Prices 6s unchanged, others lower. 2/3 cartons 5s mostly $9-10, 6s mostly $9.95-10.95, Oversized 2/3 cartons 5s (4s) mostly $7.95-8. Quality variable. *revised.


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