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 - TOMATOES

Tomatoes, plum — F.o.b.s as of July 21

Jul 20, 2014 - Aug 2, 2014

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (141-154-119, adapted environment 111-122-94, open-field 28-30-23, controlled environment 2-2-2) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early fairly slow, late slow. Prices lower. Adapted environment 25-pound cartons loose roma extra-large mostly $8.95-9.95, large mostly $8.95-9, medium mostly $7-8. Quality and condition variable.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIF. — Crossings (74-74*-80, adapted environment 63-63*-67, open-field 11-11*-13) — Movement expected about the same. Trading extra-large fairly slow, others slow. Prices lower. Adapted environment 25-pound cartons loose roma extra-large $8.95-10.95, large mostly $8.95, medium mostly $6.59-7.50. Quality generally good. *revised

CENTRAL CALIFORNIA — Shipments (38-41-32) — Movement expected to increase slightly. Trading early moderate, late slow. Prices lower. 25-pound loose roma extra-large mostly $8.95-9.95, large $7.95-8.95. Quality variable.

EASTERN SHORE, VA. — Shipments (0-0-0) — Movement expected to increase. Trading moderate. Prices 25-pound cartons roma extra-large $10.95-11.95, large $9.95-10.95, medium $8.95-9.95.

SOUTHWESTERN MICHIGAN — Initial harvest underway. Current supplies in too few hands to establish a market. Reportable volume was expected the week of July 21.

Tomatoes, grape — F.o.b.s as of July 21

Jul 20, 2014 - Aug 2, 2014

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (0-4-14) — Movement expected to increase slightly. No f.o.b. issued as of July 21.

EASTERN SHORE, VA. — Shipments (0-0-13) — Movement expected to increase. Trading moderate. Prices flats of 12 1-pint containers with lids $8.95-9.95, 20-pound cartons loose $15.95-17.95.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIF. — Crossings (6-8*-12) — Movement expected about the same. Trading slow. Prices lower. Adapted environment flats of 12 1-pint containers with lids medium-large $4.95-5.95; 20-pound cartons loose $10-10.95. Quality generally good. *revised

SOUTHWESTERN MICHIGAN — Initial harvest underway. Supplies in too few hands to establish prices. FIRST REPORT.

Tomatoes, cherry — F.o.b.s as of July 21

Jul 20, 2014 - Aug 2, 2014

EASTERN SHORE, VA. — Shipments (0-0-3) — Movement expected to increase. Trading moderate. Prices flats of 12 1-pint baskets $9.95.

Tomatoes — F.o.b.s as of July 21

Jul 20, 2014 - Aug 2, 2014

CENTRAL CALIFORNIA — Shipments (198-256*-232) — Movement expected about the same. Trading extra-large moderate, others slow. Prices large lower, others generally unchanged. 25-pound cartons loose mature-green extra-large mostly $6.95, large mostly $5.95, medium $5.95. Quality variable. *revised

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIF. — Crossings (35-21*-46, adapted environment 30-18*-38, open-field 5-3*-8) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early fairly slow, late slow. Prices lower. Adapted environment cartons two-layer vine-ripe 4x4 to 4x5s mostly $8.95, 5x5 to 5x6s mostly $6.95-7. Quality variable. *revised

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (0-9-9) — Movement expected to increase. No f.o.b. issued as of July 21.

EASTERN SHORE, VA. — Shipments (0-0-4) — Movement expected to increase. Trading moderate. Prices 25-pound cartons mature-green 85% U.S. 1 or better 5x6s $11.95, 6x6s $10.95, 6x7s $9.95.

SOUTHWESTERN MICHIGAN — Initial light harvest underway with early fruit diverted to local markets. Expect reportable volume in early August. FIRST REPORT.

Tomatoes, plum — F.o.b.s as of July 14

Jul 13, 2014 - Jul 26, 2014

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (139-141-154, adapted environment 110-111-122, open-field 27-28-30, controlled environment 2-2-2) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early moderate, late fairly slow. Prices lower from a market high on July 11. Adapted environment 25-pound cartons loose roma extra-large $10.95, large mostly $9.95-10, medium mostly $8-8.95. Quality and condition variable.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIF. — Crossings (75-74-56*, adapted environment 64-63-48*, open-field 11-11-8*) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early active, late fairly slow. Prices extra-large lower from a market high on July 8, others lower. Adapted environment 25-pound cartons loose roma extra-large and large mostly $10.95, medium mostly $8.95. Quality generally good. *data incomplete

CENTRAL CALIFORNIA — Shipments (25-38-41) — Movement expected to increase slightly. Trading early active, late moderate. Prices higher. 25-pound loose roma extra-large mostly $10.95-11.95, large mostly $10.95. Quality variable.

EASTERN SHORE, VA. — Movement expected to increase as more growers begin harvesting. Current supplies are very light and insufficient to establish market.

MICHIGAN — Initial harvest of early plasticulture-grown fruit was expected to get underway the week of July 14. FIRST REPORT.

Tomatoes, grape — F.o.b.s as of July 14

Jul 13, 2014 - Jul 26, 2014

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIF. — Crossings (7-6-6*) — Movement expected about the same. Trading slow. Prices lower. Adapted environment flats of 12 1-pint containers with lids medium-large $5.95-6.95; 20-pound cartons loose $10.95-12.95. Quality generally good. *data incomplete

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (0-0-4) — Movement expected to increase. No f.o.b. issued as of July 14. FIRST REPORT.

EASTERN SHORE, VA. — Movement expected to increase as more growers begin harvesting. Current supplies are very light and insufficient to establish market.

Tomatoes, cherry — F.o.b.s as of July 14

Jul 13, 2014 - Jul 26, 2014

EASTERN SHORE, VA. — Movement expected to increase as more growers begin harvesting. Current supplies are very light and insufficient to establish market.

Tomatoes — F.o.b.s as of July 14

Jul 13, 2014 - Jul 26, 2014

CENTRAL CALIFORNIA — Shipments (153-198-236) — Movement expected about the same. Trading extra-large moderate, others fairly slow. Prices generally unchanged. 25-pound cartons loose mature-green extra-large mostly $6.95, large $5.95-6.95, medium $5.95. Quality variable.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIF. — Crossings (37-35-17*, adapted environment 31-30-14*, open-field 6-5-3*) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early active, late fairly slow. Prices lower. Adapted environment cartons two-layer vine-ripe 4x4 to 4x5s mostly $14.95, 5x5 to 5x6s mostly $12.95. Quality variable. *data incomplete

EASTERN SHORE, VA. — Movement expected to increase as more growers begin harvesting. Current supplies are very light and insufficient to establish market.

CHARLESTON-BEAUFORT DISTRICT, S.C. — Shipments (274-181-167) — Movement expected to decrease as harvesting season concludes. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. LAST REPORT.

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (0-0-9) — Movement expected to increase. No f.o.b. issued as of July 14. FIRST REPORT.

U.S. SHIPPING POINTS — Greenhouse (50-43-43) — No prices reported.

Tomatoes, plum — F.o.b.s as of July 7

Jul 6, 2014 - Jul 19, 2014

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (122-139-141, adapted environment 96-110-111, open-field 24-27-28, controlled environment 2-2-2) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices large lower, others slightly lower. Adapted environment 25-pound cartons loose roma extra-large mostly $8.95-9.95, large mostly $8-8.95, medium mostly $8. Quality and condition variable.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIF. — Crossings (83-75-74, adapted environment 71-64-63, open-field 12-11-11) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early moderate, late active. Prices higher. Adapted environment 25-pound cartons loose roma extra-large and large $10.95-12.95, medium $9.95-10.95. Quality generally good.

CENTRAL CALIFORNIA — Shipments (14-25-38) — Movement expected to increase slightly. Trading active. Prices higher. 25-pound loose roma extra-large mostly $10.95, large $9.95-10.95, medium mostly $9.95. Quality variable.

WEST FLORIDA — Shipments (6-5-3) — Supply insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market. LAST REPORT.

EASTERN SHORE, VA. — Harvesting was expected to begin during the week of July 7.

Tomatoes, grape — F.o.b.s as of July 7

Jul 6, 2014 - Jul 19, 2014

WEST FLORIDA — Shipments (22-21-16, organic 1-1-1) — Supply insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market. LAST REPORT.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIF. — Crossings (7-7*-6) — Movement expected about the same. Trading pints moderate, cartons fairly slow. Prices lower. Adapted environment flats of 12 1-pint containers with lids medium-large mostly $10.95; 20-pound cartons loose mostly $18.95. Quality generally good. *revised

EASTERN SHORE, VA. — Harvesting was expected to begin during the week of July 7.

Tomatoes, cherry — F.o.b.s as of July 7

Jul 6, 2014 - Jul 19, 2014

WEST FLORIDA — Shipments (4-4-2) — Supply insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market. LAST REPORT.

EASTERN SHORE, VA. — Harvesting was expected to begin during the week of July 7.

Tomatoes — F.o.b.s as of July 7

Jul 6, 2014 - Jul 19, 2014

CENTRAL CALIFORNIA — Shipments (98-153-198) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early fairly slow, late moderate. Prices lower. 25-pound cartons loose mature-green extra-large mostly $6.95, large mostly $5.95-6.95, medium mostly $5.95. Quality variable.

WEST FLORIDA — Shipments (84-65-48) — Movement expected to decrease as season ends. Supply insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market. LAST REPORT.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIF. — Crossings (40-37-35, adapted environment 34-31-30, open-field 6-6-5) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early fairly active, late active. Prices 5x6s higher, others generally unchanged. Adapted environment cartons two-layer vine-ripe 4x4 to 4x5s mostly $16.95, 5x5 to 5x6s $14.95. Quality variable.

EASTERN SHORE, VA. — Harvesting was expected to begin during the week of July 7.

CHARLESTON-BEAUFORT DISTRICT, S.C. — Shipments (134-274-181) — Movement expected to decrease as harvesting season declines. Trading fairly slow. Prices lower. Extra services included. 25-pound cartons loose mature-green 85% U.S. 1 or better 5x6s $11.95, 6x6s $10.95, 6x7s $9.95. Quality good.

U.S. SHIPPING POINTS — Greenhouse (46-50-43) — No prices reported. *adjusted 

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