This sweet tropical fruit has a steady following, with 43% of shoppers saying they bought pineapples in the past year, a number even with Fresh Trends 2012.


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Market Scope - Pineapples — F.o.b.s as of Oct. 20


CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS — Imports (442-332*-194) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to remain about the same. Primarily Costa Rica, Ecuador and Honduras. Port of entry: South Florida. Trading active. Prices higher. Cartons one-layer golden ripe 5-8s $10-11. Port of entry: Philadelphia. Trading active. Prices higher. Cartons one-layer golden ripe 5-8s mostly $10-11. Port of entry: Southern California. Trading active. Prices higher. Cartons one-layer golden ripe 5-8s mostly $10-11. Quality good. *revised.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (8-9-13) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early active, late moderate. Prices 5-7s slightly higher, 8s generally unchanged. Cartons one-layer 5s $8.50-9, 6s mostly $8.50-9, 7s $8.50-9, 8s mostly $8. Quality generally good.


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