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Market Scope - Radishes — F.o.b.s as of Nov. 17
OXNARD DISTRICT, CALIF., AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZ. — Crossings (MX 8-10-15, shipments CA 1-1-1) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices higher. Cartons red bunched 24s mostly $8.35-9.50, 48s mostly $10-12. Quality variable.
SOUTH FLORIDA — Shipments (0-3-7) — Movement expected to increase. Trading moderate for light supplies. Cooling included. Cartons topped red 30 6-ounce film bags red $6.45-6.95, 14 1-pound film bags red $6.95-7.45. Quality generally good.
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