Commodity Pricing

COMMODITY PRICING

This information, provided by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Marketing Service, shows week-by-week shipments and f.o.b.s for commodities from major domestic shipping points and ports of entry. Protective services are extra unless otherwise stated.
 

 

VEGETABLES - ONIONS

Onions, dry — F.o.b.s as of Aug. 18

Aug 17, 2014 - Aug 30, 2014

U.S. — Shipments (including imports, 701*-695*-708) — The top shipping areas for the week, in order, were New Mexico; San Joaquin Valley, Calif.; Columbia Basin, Wash.; Colorado and Georgia. *revised.

SOUTHERN NEW MEXICO — Shipments (313-243-213) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading moderate. Prices red globe-type generally unchanged, others slightly lower. Yellow grano 50-pound sacks supercolossal $13-15, colossal mostly $12-13, jumbo mostly $11-12, medium $8-9, repacker size mostly $7. White 50-pound sacks jumbo $14-15, medium $12-13. Red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $11-12, medium mostly $9.

COLUMBIA BASIN, WASH., AND UMATILLA BASIN, ORE. — Shipments (97-149-204, includes export of 17-23-30) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Trading fairly active. Prices yellow slightly lower, others slightly higher. Yellow hybrid-type 50-pound sacks jumbo mostly $8-8.50, medium mostly $7; white 50-pound sacks jumbo mostly $12, medium $10; red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $9-10, medium $7-8.

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIF. — Shipments (200-209-201) — Movement expected to decrease slightly. Trading fairly slow. Price slightly lower. Yellow hybrid 50-pound sacks supercolossal supplies insufficient to quote, colossal $11-12, jumbo $8-9, medium mostly $6. red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $9-10, medium $7-8.

NORTH AND EAST POINTS, COLO. — Shipments (1-18-29) — Movement was expected to increase as more growers expected to start harvest the week of Aug. 18. Trading fairly active. Unofficial prices for Aug. 18, yellow hybrid 50-pound sacks supercolossal $15, colossal $13, jumbo $11-12, medium $9.50-10; yellow hybrid marked sweet 40-pound cartons jumbo $13-14; red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $12, medium $10.

VIDALIA DISTRICT, GA. — Shipments (42-40-26) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

WALLA WALLA DISTRICT, WASH. — Shipments (19*-20-14, includes export of 2-2-1) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Prices remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised.

IDAHO AND MALHUER COUNTY, ORE. — Shipments (0-0-11) — Movement expected to increase as more growers expected to begin harvest of early varieties of onions the week of Aug. 18. Trading moderate. Prices yellow spanish hybrid U.S. 1 50-pound sack supercolossal $12-14, colossal $10-11, jumbo $9, medium mostly $7; red globe-type U.S. 1 25-pound sacks jumbo mostly $9, medium mostly $7.

MEXICAN CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTH TEXAS — Crossings (29*-17*-9) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised.

PERU IMPORTS (REPACKED AT VARIOUS EAST COAST SHIPPING POINTS) — Shipments (0-0-1) — Movement expected to increase as onions are reaching U.S. ports of entry. Light shipments from various East Coast shipping points were expected the week of Aug. 18. First f.o.b. expected by the end of August. FIRST REPORT.

CENTRAL WISCONSIN — Shipments (0-0-0) — Movement expected to increase as more growers begin harvesting. Too few open market sales to establish a market. The first f.o.b. was expected the week of Aug. 25.

Onions, dry — F.o.b.s as of Aug. 4

Aug 3, 2014 - Aug 16, 2014

U.S. — Shipments (including imports, 781-779*-700) — The top shipping areas for the week, in order, were New Mexico; San Joaquin Valley, Calif.; Columbia Basin, Wash.; Georgia and Walla Walla, Wash. *revised.

SOUTHERN NEW MEXICO — Shipments (362-361-313) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading moderate. Prices yellow supercolossal, red jumbo and whites generally unchanged, others lower. Yellow grano 50-pound sacks supercolossal mostly $16, colossal mostly $14, jumbo mostly $12, medium $8-9, repacker size $7-8. White 50-pound sacks jumbo mostly $14, medium mostly $12. Red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $12, medium mostly $10.

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIF. — Shipments (246-254-200) — Movement expected to decrease slightly. Trading moderate. Price yellow medium slightly, others generally unchanged. Yellow hybrid 50-pound sacks supercolossal $13-14, colossal $12-13, jumbo mostly $10-11, medium mostly $7-8. Red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $9-10, medium $7-8.

COLUMBIA BASIN, WASH., AND UMATILLA BASIN, ORE. (2014) — Shipments (30-48-97, includes export of 7-10-17) — Movement expected to increase as mores growers start to harvest onions. Trading moderate. Prices yellow hybrid-type 50-pound sacks jumbo mostly $9, medium $7-8; white 50-pound sacks jumbo $12-14, medium $11-12; red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo mostly $9-10, medium $7-8.

VIDALIA DISTRICT, GA. — Shipments (70-60-42) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading active. Prices higher. Yellow granex marked sweet 40-pound cartons U.S. 1 jumbo $20-22.

WALLA WALLA DISTRICT, WASH. — Shipments (20-16-20, includes export of 3-2-2) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading fairly slow. Prices remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

MEXICAN CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTH TEXAS — Crossings (18-16-15) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised.

NORTH AND EAST POINTS, COLO. — (0-0-1) — Movement to increase as harvest was expected to start the week of Aug. 4. Unofficial prices for Aug. 4, yellow hybrid 50-pound sacks supercolossal $17, colossal $15, jumbo $14, medium $12; yellow hybrid marked sweet 40-pound cartons $15; red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $13, medium $10. FIRST REPORT.

IDAHO AND MALHEUR COUNTY, ORE. — Some growers expected to start harvesting onions the week of Aug. 4 . A price report is not expected until the latter part of August. FIRST REPORT.

Onions, dry — F.o.b.s as of July 21

Jul 20, 2014 - Aug 2, 2014

U.S. — Shipments (including imports, 808-847*-782) — The top shipping areas for the week, in order, were New Mexico; San Joaquin Valley, Calif.; Georgia; Columbia Basin, Wash.; and Walla Walla, Wash. *revised.

SOUTHERN NEW MEXICO — Shipments (319-374-362) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading very active. Prices much higher. Yellow grano 50-pound sacks supercolossal mostly $16, colossal $15-16, jumbo $14, medium $10-12, repacker size $9-10. White 50-pound sacks jumbo mostly $14, medium mostly $12. Red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $12, medium $10.

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIF. — Shipments (224-292-246) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading very active. Price higher. Yellow hybrid 50-pound sacks supercolossal $12-14, colossal $11-13, jumbo mostly $11-12, medium mostly $10. Red globe-type 25--pound sacks jumbo mostly $9-10, medium mostly $7-8.

VIDALIA DISTRICT, GA. — Shipments (109-84-70) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally as shippers finish for the season. Trading active. Prices higher. Yellow granex marked sweet 40-pound cartons U.S. 1 jumbo $18-20.

COLUMBIA BASIN, WASH., AND UMATILLA BASIN, ORE. (2014) — Shipments (15-33-30, includes export of 6-13-7) — Movement expected to increase as mores growers start to harvest onions. Unofficial prices for July 21, yellow hybrid-type 50-pound sacks jumbo $10, medium $9; red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $9-10, medium $8. A price report was expected to start the week of July 28.

WALLA WALLA DISTRICT, WASH. — Shipments (17-18-20, includes export of 2-3-2) — Movement remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices medium generally unchanged, jumbo lower. Yellow Walla Walla sweets 40-pound cartons jumbo mostly $18, medium mostly $15.

MEXICAN CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTH TEXAS — Crossings (20-10*-18) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised.

Onions, dry — F.o.b.s as of July 14

Jul 13, 2014 - Jul 26, 2014

U.S. — Shipments (including imports, 821-808*-872) — The top shipping areas for the week, in order, were New Mexico; San Joaquin Valley, Calif.; Georgia; Mexico and Columbia Basin, Wash. *revised.

SOUTHERN NEW MEXICO — Shipments (304-319-374) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading active. Prices higher. Yellow grano 50-pound sacks supercolossal mostly $12, colossal mostly $11, jumbo $9-10, medium $9-10, repacker size $8-9. White 50-pound sacks jumbo $12-14, medium $10-12. Red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo mostly $9-10, medium mostly $8.

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIF. — Shipments (258-224-292) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading active. Price slightly higher. Yellow hybrid 50-pound sacks supercolossal $10-11, colossal $8-9, jumbo $7-9, medium $7-8. red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo mostly $7-8, medium $6-8.

VIDALIA DISTRICT, GA. — Shipments (118-109-84) — Movement expected to decrease as some shippers expected to finish for the season the week of July 14. Trading fairly active. Prices higher. Yellow granex marked sweet 40-pound cartons U.S. 1 jumbo $16-18.

COLUMBIA BASIN, WASH., AND UMATILLA BASIN, ORE. — Shipments (5-15-33, includes export of 3-6-13) — Unofficial prices for July 7, yellow hybrid-type jumbo $9, medium $7.50.

WALLA WALLA DISTRICT, WASH. — Shipments (13-17-18, includes export of 2-2-3) — Movement remain about the same. .Trading fairly active. Prices higher. Yellow Walla Walla sweets 40-pounds carton jumbo mostly $19, medium mostly $15.

SAN ANTONIO-WINTER GARDEN-LAREDO DISTRICT — Shipments (55-42-18) — Shipments expected decrease seasonally. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market. LAST REPORT

MEXICAN CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTH TEXAS — Crossings (18-20*-9) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised.

Onions, dry — F.o.b.s as of July 7

Jul 6, 2014 - Jul 19, 2014

U.S. — Shipments (including imports, 775-821*-807) — The top shipping areas for the week, in order, were New Mexico; San Joaquin Valley, Calif.; Georgia; Texas and Mexico. *revised.

SOUTHERN NEW MEXICO — Shipments (219-304-319) — Movement expected to increase as normal shipping schedule resumes. Trading fairly active. Prices yellow colossal, jumbo and medium generally unchanged, others higher. Yellow grano 50-pound sacks supercolossal mostly $10, colossal mostly $9, jumbo mostly $8, medium $8, repacker size $7-8. White 50-pound sacks jumbo mostly $12, medium mostly $10. Red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $7, medium mostly $6.

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIF. — Shipments (241-258-224) — Movement expected to increase slightly as normal shipping schedules resume. Trading moderate. Prices yellow medium slightly higher, others generally unchanged. Yellow hybrid 50-pound sacks supercolossal $9-10, colossal mostly $7-8, jumbo $7-8, medium $7-7.50. Red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $5-6.50, medium $4-5.

VIDALIA DISTRICT, GA. — Shipments (125-118-109) — Movement expected to increase slightly as normal shipping schedules resume. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Yellow granex marked sweet 40-pound cartons U.S. 1 jumbo mostly $16. Yellow granex marked sweet organic 40-pound cartons jumbo supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

SAN ANTONIO-WINTER GARDEN-LAREDO DISTRICT — Shipments (64-55-42) — Shipments expected decrease seasonally. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

WALLA WALLA DISTRICT, WASH. — Shipments (0-13-17, includes export of 0-2-2) — Movement expected to increase as the last growers get started with harvest. Trading fairly active. Prices yellow Walla Walla sweets 40-pound cartons jumbo $18-19, medium $15-17.

MEXICAN CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTH TEXAS — Crossings (18*-15*-16) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised.

COLUMBIA BASIN, WASH., AND UMATILLA BASIN, ORE. — 2014 crop — Shipments (0-5-15, includes export of 0-3-6) — Unofficial prices for July 7, yellow hybrid-type jumbo $9, medium $7.50. FIRST REPORT. 

Onions, dry — F.o.b.s as of June 30

Jun 29, 2014 - Jul 12, 2014

U.S. — Shipments (including imports, 769-775*-820) — The top shipping areas for the week, in order, were New Mexico; San Joaquin Valley, Calif.; Georgia; Mexico crossings and Texas. *revised.

SOUTHERN NEW MEXICO — Shipments (170-219-304) — Movement was expected to decrease slightly the week of June 30 because of holiday shipping schedules, then increase slightly the week of July 7 as normal shipping schedules resume. Trading moderate. Prices yellow medium and repacker size higher, others lower. Yellow grano 50-pound sacks supercolossal $9-11, colossal mostly $9, jumbo mostly $8, medium $8, repacker size $6-8. White 50-pound sacks jumbo $10-12, medium $9-10. Red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $6-7, medium mostly $5.

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIF. — Shipments (234-241-258) — Movement expected to decrease slightly the week of June 30 because of holiday shipping schedules, then increase slightly the week of July 7 as normal shipping schedules resume. Trading moderate. Prices yellow colossal and jumbo slightly higher, yellow medium and red globe-type lower, others generally unchanged. Yellow hybrid 50-pound sacks supercolossal $9-10, colossal mostly $8, jumbo $7-8, medium $6-7. Red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $5-6.50, medium $4-5. Red flat-type 40-pound cartons supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

VIDALIA DISTRICT, GA. — Shipments (131-125-118) — Movement expected to decrease slightly the week of June 30 because of holiday shipping schedules, then increase slightly the week of July 7 as normal shipping schedules resume. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Yellow granex marked sweet 40-pound cartons U.S. 1 jumbo mostly $16. Yellow granex marked sweet organic 40-pound cartons jumbo $24-26.

MEXICAN CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTH TEXAS — Crossings (43-42-59) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

SAN ANTONIO-WINTER GARDEN-LAREDO DISTRICT — Shipments (75-61-55) — Shipments expected decrease seasonally. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

WALLA WALLA DISTRICT, WASH. — Shipments (0-0-13) — Movement expected to increase as more shippers receive supplies of onions. Trading fairly active. Unofficial price for June 30, yellow Walla Walla sweets 40-pounds carton jumbo $18-19, medium $15.

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY TEXAS — Shipments (65-58-4) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised. LAST REPORT.

Onions, dry — F.o.b.s as of June 23

Jun 22, 2014 - Jul 5, 2014

U.S. — Shipments (including imports, 808-769*-776) — The top shipping areas for the week, in order, were San Joaquin Valley, Calif.; New Mexico; Georgia; Texas and Mexico crossings. *revised.

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIF. — Shipments (171-234-241) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices red flat-type lower, others generally unchanged. Yellow hybrid 50-pound sacks supercolossal $9-10, colossal $7-8, jumbo $6.50-8, medium $6.50-7.50. Red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $6-6.50, medium $5-5.50. Red flat-type 40-pound cartons jumbo $12.95-14.95, medium $10.95.

SOUTHERN NEW MEXICO — Shipments (107-170-219) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices yellow medium higher, yellow supercolossal lower, others generally unchanged. Yellow grano 50-pound sacks supercolossal mostly $11, colossal $9-10, jumbo $8-9, medium mostly $8, repacker size mostly $6. White 50-pound sacks jumbo $12, medium $10. Red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $7-8, medium $5-7.

VIDALIA DISTRICT, GA. — Shipments (123-131-125) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices higher. Yellow granex marked sweet 40-pound cartons U.S. 1 jumbo mostly $16. Yellow granex marked sweet organic 40-pound cartons jumbo $24-26.

SAN ANTONIO-WINTER GARDEN-LAREDO DISTRICT — Shipments (71-75-61) — Shipments expected decrease seasonally. Trading moderate. Prices yellow jumbo and medium lower, others generally unchanged. Yellow grano 50-pound sack colossal $10-11, jumbo $8-10, medium $7-9, repacker size $6-8.

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY TEXAS — Shipments (71-65*-58) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised.

MEXICAN CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTH TEXAS — Crossings (55-43-42) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

ARIZONA — Shipments (30-20-21) — Shipments expected to decrease seasonally. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. LAST REPORT

IMPERIAL VALLEY, CALIF. — Shipments (147-20-4) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market. LAST REPORT.

COLUMBIA BASIN, WASH., AND UMATILLA BASIN, ORE. — Shipments (31-12-3, includes export of 15-6-2) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market. LAST REPORT

WALLA WALLA DISTRICT, WASH. — Light shipments were expected to begin the week of June 23 and then increase the week of June 30.

Onions, dry — F.o.b.s as of June 16

Jun 15, 2014 - Jun 28, 2014

U.S. — Shipments (including imports, 782-808-764) — The top shipping areas for the week, in order, were San Joaquin Valley, Calif.; New Mexico; Texas; Georgia and Mexico crossings.

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIF. — Shipments (75-171-234) — Movement expected to increase as the last remaining shippers expected to get started the week of June 16. Trading moderate. Prices yellow jumbo and medium higher, red flat-type lower, others generally unchanged. Yellow hybrid 50-pound sacks supercolossal $9-10, colossal $7-8, jumbo $6.50-8, medium $6.50-7.50. Red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $6-6.50, medium mostly $5-5.50. Red flat-type 40-pound cartons jumbo $14.95, medium $10.95-12.95.

SOUTHERN NEW MEXICO — Shipments (51-107-170) — Movement expected to increase as shippers start receiving more steady supplies of onions. Trading moderate. Prices yellow medium higher, whites and reds lower, others generally unchanged. Yellow grano 50-pound sacks supercolossal $11-12, colossal $9-10, jumbo $8-9, medium mostly $7-7.50, repacker size mostly $6. White 50-pound sacks jumbo $12, medium mostly $10. Red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $7-8, medium $5-7.

VIDALIA DISTRICT, GA. — Shipments (140-123-131) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Yellow granex marked sweet 40-pound cartons U.S. 1 jumbo mostly $14. Yellow granex marked sweet organic 40-pound cartons jumbo $24-26.

SAN ANTONIO-WINTER GARDEN-LAREDO DISTRICT — Shipments (56-71-75) — Shipments expected decrease seasonally. Trading moderate. Prices higher. Yellow grano 50-pound sack colossal $10-11, jumbo $9-10, medium $8-9, repacker size $6-8.

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY TEXAS — Shipments (97-71-59) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

MEXICAN CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTH TEXAS — Crossings (57-55-43) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

IMPERIAL VALLEY, CALIF. — Shipments (230-147-20) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

ARIZONA — Shipments (29-30-20) — Shipments expected to decrease seasonally. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

COLUMBIA BASIN, WASH., AND UMATILLA BASIN, ORE. — Shipments (44-31-12, includes export of 16-15-6) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

WALLA WALLA DISTRICT, WASH. — Light shipments were expected to begin the week of June 16 and then increase the week of June 23. FIRST REPORT.

Onions, dry — F.o.b.s as of June 9

Jun 8, 2014 - Jun 21, 2014

U.S. — Shipments (including imports, 877*-782*-808) — The top shipping areas for the week, in order, were San Joaquin Valley, Calif.; Imperial Valley, Calif.; Texas; Georgia and New Mexico. *revised.

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIF. — Shipments (11-75-171) — Movement expected to increase as most remaining growers expected to start harvesting the week of June 9. Trading moderate. Prices white generally unchanged, others slightly lower. Yellow hybrid 50-pound sacks supercolossal $9-10, colossal $7-8, jumbo mostly $7, medium $6. White-type 50-pound sacks jumbo and medium $10. Red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo mostly $6, medium mostly $5-5.50. Red flat-type 40-pound cartons jumbo $15.95-18.95, medium $12.95-14.95.

IMPERIAL VALLEY, CALIF. — Shipments (279-230-147) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally as remaining shippers expected to finish shipping for the season the week of June 9. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

VIDALIA DISTRICT, GA. — Shipments (154*-140*-123) — Movement expected to increase slightly as most growers expected to finish harvesting and start shipping out of special storages the week of June 9. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Yellow granex marked sweet 40-pound cartons U.S. 1 jumbo mostly $14. Yellow granex marked sweet organic 40-pound cartons jumbo $24-26. *revised.

SOUTHERN NEW MEXICO — Shipments (9-51*-107) — Movement expected to increase as remaining shippers expect to start the week of June 9. Trading moderate. Prices slightly lower. Yellow grano 50-pound sacks supercolossal $11-12, colossal mostly $9-10, jumbo $8-9, medium mostly $7, repacker size mostly $6. White 50-pound sacks jumbo mostly $12, medium mostly $10. Red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $7-9, medium mostly $6-7. *revised.

SAN ANTONIO-WINTER GARDEN-LAREDO DISTRICT — Shipments (69-56-71) — Shipments expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices white higher, others lower. Yellow grano 50-pound sack colossal $10-11, jumbo $8-9, medium $7-8, repacker size $6-7. White 50-pound sacks jumbo $10-12, medium $8-10. Red globe-type jumbo $7-9, medium mostly $6-7.

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY TEXAS — Shipments (147-97-71) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

MEXICAN CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTH TEXAS — Crossings (112-57-55) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

COLUMBIA BASIN, WASH., AND UMATILLA BASIN, ORE. — Shipments (56-44-31, includes export of 17-16-15) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

ARIZONA — Shipments (43-29-30) — Shipments expected to decrease seasonally. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

Onions, dry — F.o.b.s as of May 27

May 25, 2014 - Jun 7, 2014

U.S. — Shipments (including imports, 1,005*-947*-836) — The top shipping areas for the week, in order, were Imperial Valley, Calif.; Texas; Georgia; Mexico and Columbia Basin, Wash. *revised.

IMPERIAL VALLEY, CALIF. — Shipments (332-326-279) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally as a few shippers expected to be finished shipping for the season the week of May 26. Trading fairly slow. Prices lower. Yellow grano 50-pound sacks supercolossal $9-10, colossal mostly $6-7, jumbo mostly $5-6, medium $5-6. Red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $5-5.50, medium $5-6.

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY TEXAS — (226-171-147) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading reds slow, others moderate. Prices red lower, others generally unchanged. Yellow grano 50-pound sacks jumbo $9-10, medium mostly $8; red globe-type 25-pound sack jumbo $8-10, medium $8.

VIDALIA DISTRICT, GA. — Shipments (123-123-116) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Yellow granex marked sweet 40-pound cartons U.S. 1 jumbo $14-16. Yellow granex marked sweet organic 40-pound cartons jumbo $25-26.

MEXICAN CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTH TEXAS — Crossings (157*-148*-105) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised.

SAN ANTONIO-WINTER GARDEN-LAREDO DISTRICT — (21-43-69) — Shipments expected to remain about the same. Trading reds slow, others moderate. Prices yellow jumbo slightly higher, white jumbo generally unchanged, others lower. Yellow grano 50-pound sack jumbo mostly $10, medium mostly $8; white 50-pound sacks jumbo $10-12, medium $9-10; red globe-type 25-pound sack jumbo $9-12, medium $8-10.

COLUMBIA BASIN, WASH., AND UMATILLA BASIN, ORE. — Shipments (101-86-56, includes export of 18-17-17) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Prices remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIF. — Shipments (0-3*-11) — Movement was expected to increase as more growers expected to start harvesting the week of May 26. Trading moderate. Prices yellow hybrid 50-pound sacks colossal $7-8, jumbo $6-7, medium $6-7. White-type 50-pound sacks jumbo and medium $10. Red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $6-6.50, medium $5-6.50. Red flat-type 40-pound cartons jumbo mostly $18.95, medium $14.95-16.95. *revised.

ARIZONA — Shipments (29-41-9) — Shipments expected to decrease seasonally. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised.

SOUTHERN NEW MEXICO — Shipments (0-0-9) — Movement expected to increase as more shippers receive supplies of onions. Trading moderate. Prices yellow grano 50-pound sacks colossal $10-11, jumbo $9-10, medium mostly $8; red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $9-10, medium $8-9.

IDAHO AND MALHEUR COUNTY, ORE. — Shipments (12-5-0) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Prices too few open market sales to establish a market.

Onions, green — F.o.b.s as of May 19

May 18, 2014 - May 31, 2014

CENTRAL CALIFORNIA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZ. — Crossings (MX 65-69*-47, shipments CA 2-2-2) — Movement expected about the same. Trading iceless and leeks active, others moderate. Leek supplies light. Prices leeks much higher, small slightly higher, large slightly lower, others generally unchanged. Cartons bunched 48s large mostly $7.35-8.25, medium mostly $6.35-7.75, small mostly $6.35-7.65; iceless 2 film bags, 24 bunches per bag and 4 film bags, 12 bunches per bag mostly $9.35-10.45; leeks 12s (supplies light) mostly $14.35-15.50. Quality generally good. *revised

LEXINGTON DISTRICT, S.C. — Shipments (1-2-1) — Movement expected to increase. Trading moderate. Prices May 20, compared to May 13, unchanged. Cartons/crates bunched 48s $11-14. Quality good.

Onions, dry — F.o.b.s as of May 19

May 18, 2014 - May 31, 2014

U.S. — Shipments (including imports, 905*-997*-934) — The top shipping areas for the week, in order, were Imperial Valley, Calif.; Texas; Mexico; Georgia and Columbia Basin, Wash. *revised.

IMPERIAL VALLEY, CALIF. — Shipments (237-332-326) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading red globe-type slow, others moderate. Prices white-type generally unchanged, others lower. Yellow grano 50-pound sacks supercolossal $10-12, colossal mostly $7-8, jumbo mostly $6-7, medium mostly $6. White-type 50-pound sacks jumbo $10-12, medium $9-10. Red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo mostly $5-6, medium mostly $5-6.

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY TEXAS — (177-226-171) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading reds slow, others moderate. Prices red lower, others slightly higher. Yellow grano 50-pound sacks supercolossal $12-13, colossal $10-11, jumbo $9-10, medium mostly $8; white 50-pound sacks jumbo $10-12, medium $9-10; red globe-type jumbo $10, medium mostly $8.

MEXICAN CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTH TEXAS — Crossings (223*-151*-133) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading fairly slow. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised.

VIDALIA DISTRICT, GA. — Shipments (83-123-123) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading fairly slow. Prices lower. Yellow granex marked sweet 40-pound cartons U.S. 1 jumbo mostly $14-16. Yellow granex marked sweet organic 40-pound cartons jumbo $25-26.

COLUMBIA BASIN, WASH., AND UMATILLA BASIN, ORE. — Shipments (118-101-86, includes export of 16-18-17) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading fairly slow. Prices remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

SAN ANTONIO-WINTER GARDEN-LAREDO DISTRICT — (0-21-43) — Shipments expected to remain about the same. Prices yellow grano 50-pound sack jumbo mostly $9-10, medium mostly $8-8.50; white 50-pound sacks jumbo $10-12, medium $10; red globe-type jumbo mostly $12, medium mostly $10.

ARIZONA — Shipments (7-29-40) — Shipments expected to decrease seasonally. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

IDAHO AND MALHEUR COUNTY, ORE. — Shipments (46-12-5) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading slow. Prices too few open market sales to establish a market.

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIF. — Shipments (0-0-1) — Movement expected to increase as growers continue harvesting red flat-type onions and expected to start harvesting yellow varieties the week of May 19. First f.o.b. expected as soon as there are sufficient supplies to report.

SOUTHERN NEW MEXICO — Shipments (0-0-0) — Movement was expected to get started in a light way the week of May 19 and then increase the week of May 26 as more growers begin to harvest. FIRST REPORT.

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