ORANGES

Two-thirds of all consumers purchased oranges in the past year, up two percentage points from Fresh Trends 2012. The citrus was the fifth-most popular fruit this year, up from No. 6 last year.

 

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Packer Stories

Uruguayan citrus imports could hit 10,000 tons

04/15/2014

Almost 10,000 tons of citrus could be exported from Uruguay to the U.S. this season, the first full season of imports from the country.

Report: Florida valencia, tangerine production falls

04/09/2014

The latest survey shows the Sunshine State producing fewer oranges, tangerines and tangelos.

Citrus packinghouses key in psyllid fight

04/04/2014

The $2 billion California citrus industry is facing its biggest threat yet — the Asian citrus psyllid — and if we want to overcome it, we all need to work together.

South African citrus growers fight back against pest

04/03/2014

South African citrus industry members held their annual planning session in late March, and they heard some good news: growers are making progress against the false coddling moth.

Sunkist seasonal citrus sampling on tap at CPMA

04/01/2014

Sunkist Growers plans to highlight its California Star Ruby grapefruit at the Canadian Produce Marketing Association Convention and Trade Show in Vancouver April 2-4.

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Market Scope - Oranges — F.o.b.s as of April 14

2014-04-13

SOUTH AND CENTRAL DISTRICT, CALIF. — Shipments moderate — Movement expected about the same. Trading fairly active. Prices shippers first grade 56-138s, choice 48s and 88-138s slightly higher, others generally unchanged. 7/10-bushel cartons navel shippers first grade 40s $16.80- $18.90, 48s mostly $18.80-20.90, 56-138s mostly $19.80-21.90; shippers choice 40s mostly $14.80-15.90, 48s $14.80-16.90, 56s mostly $15.80-16.90, 72s mostly $16.80-18.40, 88s mostly $17.80-19.90, 113-138s mostly $18.80-19.90. Organic 7/10-bushel cartons navel shippers first grade 48-88s $36.30-40.90.

FLORIDA — Shipments (97-113-101, includes export 3-4-3) — Prices not reported.

 


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