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 - TOMATOES

Tomatoes, plum — F.o.b.s as of Oct. 20

Oct 19, 2014 - Nov 1, 2014

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (77-79-98, adapted environment 59-62-76, open-field 16-15-20, controlled environment 2-2-2) — Movement expected about the same. Trading fairly active. Supplies light. Prices extra-large slightly higher, others generally unchanged. Adapted environment 25-pound cartons loose roma extra-large mostly $21.95-22.95, large mostly $20.95, medium mostly $18.95. Quality and condition variable.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIF. — Crossings (35-61-75, adapted environment 30-52-64, open-field 5-9-11) — Movement expected about the same. Trading medium moderate, others fairly active at lower prices. Prices lower. Adapted environment 25-pound cartons loose roma extra-large and large $16.95-18.95, medium mostly $14.95-16.95. Quality generally good.

CENTRAL CALIFORNIA — Shipments (31-30-42) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices lower. 25-pound cartons loose roma extra-large and large mostly $17.95, medium mostly $15.95. Quality and condition variable.

EASTERN SHORE, VA. — Shipments (2-5-2) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading active for light supplies. Prices 25-pound cartons roma extra-large $23.95, large $23.95, medium $21.95.

WEST FLORIDA — Shipments (0-2-2) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Light harvest expected to continue for the duration of the season.

CENTRAL FLORIDA — Light harvest expected to begin by early November. Expect sufficient volume for first f.o.b. by Nov. 7.

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (0-0-0) — Movement expected to continue decreasing as most shippers are finished for the season. No f.o.b. reported as of Oct. 20. LAST REPORT.

Tomatoes, grape — F.o.b.s as of Oct. 20

Oct 19, 2014 - Nov 1, 2014

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIF. — Crossings (5-5-7) — Movement expected about the same. Trading active for fairly light supplies. Prices higher. Adapted environment flats of 12 1-pint containers with lids medium-large mostly $20.95-22.95; 20-pound cartons loose mostly $30.95-32.95. Quality generally good.

EASTERN SHORE, VA. — Shipments (7-7-4) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading active for light supplies. Prices flats of 12 1-pint containers with lids $17.95, 20-pound cartons loose $33.95.

WEST FLORIDA — Shipments (16-20-17, organic 0-1-1) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Supply in too few hands to establish a market.

CENTRAL FLORIDA — Shipments (0-0-3) — Light harvest expected to continue through early November. Expect sufficient volume for first f.o.b. by Nov. 7.

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (0-1-0) — Movement expected to continue decreasing as most shippers are finished for the season. No f.o.b. reported as of Oct. 20. LAST REPORT.

Tomatoes, cherry — F.o.b.s as of Oct. 20

Oct 19, 2014 - Nov 1, 2014

EASTERN SHORE, VA. — Shipments (2-3-3) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading active for light supplies. Prices flats of 12 1-pint baskets $17.95.

WEST FLORIDA — Shipments (2-2-1) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Light harvest expected to continue for the duration of the season.

CENTRAL FLORIDA — Shipments (0-1-1) — Light harvest expected to continue through early November. Expect sufficient volume for first f.o.b. by Nov. 7.

Tomatoes — F.o.b.s as of Oct. 20

Oct 19, 2014 - Nov 1, 2014

CENTRAL CALIFORNIA — Shipments (180-190-208) — Movement expected about the same. Trading active. Prices higher. 25-pound cartons loose mature-green extra-large mostly $16.95-17.95, large mostly $15.95-16.95, medium mostly $15.95. Quality and condition variable. Prices from Oct. 17. Market to be reestablished on Oct. 21.

WEST FLORIDA — Shipments (51-40-50) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading very active for light supplies. Prices generally unchanged. Extra services included. 25-pound cartons loose mature-greens 85% U.S. 1 or better 5x6s $23.95, 6x6s $21.95, 6x7s $19.95. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIF. — Crossings (24-18-32, adapted environment 20-15-27, open-field 4-3-5) — Movement expected about the same. Trading very active for light supplies. Prices higher. Adapted environment cartons two-layer vine-ripe 4x4-5x6s $22.95-24.95. Quality variable.

EASTERN SHORE, VA. — Shipments (43-41-28) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading active for light supplies. Prices 25-pound cartons mature-green U.S. combination or better 5x6s $23.95, 6x6s $21.95, 6x7s $19.95.

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (5-1-0) — Movement expected to continue decreasing. Prices 25-pound cartons loose vine-ripes U.S. combination or better jumbo, extra-large, and large to be establish Oct. 21.

U.S. SHIPPING POINTS — Greenhouse (42-34*-X**) — No prices reported. *revised, **unavailable

CENTRAL FLORIDA — Light harvest expected to begin by early November. Expect sufficient volume for first f.o.b. by Nov. 7.

Tomatoes, plum — F.ob.s. as of Oct. 14

Oct 12, 2014 - Oct 25, 2014

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (66-77*-79, adapted environment 51-59*-62, open-field 13-16*-15, controlled environment 2-2-2) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early slow, late active. Supplies light. Prices much higher. Adapted environment 25-pound cartons loose roma extra-large mostly $21.50-22.95, large mostly $19.50-21.95, medium mostly $17.95-19.95. Quality and condition variable.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIF. — Crossings (38-35-61, adapted environment 32-30-52, open-field 6-5-9) — Movement expected about the same. Trading medium active, others very active. Prices higher. Adapted environment 25-pound cartons loose roma extra-large and large mostly $18.95, medium mostly $16.95. Quality generally good.

CENTRAL CALIFORNIA — Shipments (42-31-30) — Movement expected about the same. Trading active for light supplies. Prices 25-pound cartons loose roma extra-large and large $19.95, medium $17.95. Quality and condition variable.

EASTERN SHORE, VA. — Shipments (5-2-5) — Movement expected to decrease. Supplies in too few hands to establish market.

WEST FLORIDA — Shipments (0-0-2) — Movement expected to increase. Light harvest expected to continue for the duration of the season.

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (1-0-0) — Movement expected to continue decreasing. Prices 25-pound cartons loose roma extra-large to be established Oct. 14.

CENTRAL FLORIDA — Light harvest expected to begin by late October to early November. Expect sufficient volume for first f.o.b. by Nov. 7.

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

Oct 12, 2014 - Oct 25, 2014

WEST FLORIDA — Shipments (20-16-20, organic 0-0-1) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Supply in too few hands to establish a market.

EASTERN SHORE, VA. — Shipments (7-7-7) — Movement expected to decrease. Supplies in too few hands to establish market.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIF. — Crossings (6-5-5) — Movement expected to decrease. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market because of harvest gap. Quality generally good. The f.o.b. report is expected to resume the week of Oct. 20.

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (1-0-1) — Movement expected to continue decreasing. Prices flats of 12 1-pint containers with lids to be established Oct. 14.

CENTRAL FLORIDA — Shipments (0-0-0) — Light harvest has begun and expected to continue through late October to early November. Expect sufficient volume for first f.o.b. by Nov. 7.

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

Oct 12, 2014 - Oct 25, 2014

EASTERN SHORE, VA. — Shipments (4-2-3) — Movement expected to decrease. Supplies in too few hands to establish market.

WEST FLORIDA — Shipments (1-2-2) — Movement expected to increase. Light harvest expected to continue for the duration of the season.

CENTRAL FLORIDA — Shipments (0-0-1) — Light harvest has begun and expected to continue through late October to early November. Expect sufficient volume for first f.o.b. by Nov. 7.

Tomatoes — F.o.b.s as of Oct. 14

Oct 12, 2014 - Oct 25, 2014

CENTRAL CALIFORNIA — Shipments (203-180-190) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading medium active, others very active. Prices much higher. 25-pound cartons loose mature-green extra-large $15.95-17.95, large mostly $14.95-16.95, medium $13.95-15.95. Quality and condition variable.

U.S. SHIPPING POINTS — Greenhouse (41-42*-X). No prices reported. *revised

EASTERN SHORE, VA. — Shipments (68-43-41) — Movement expected to decrease. Supplies in too few hands to establish market.

WEST FLORIDA — Shipments (26-51-40) — Movement expected to increase. Trading very active for light supplies. Extra services included. 25-pound cartons loose mature-green 85% U.S. 1 or better 5x6s $23.95, 6x6s $21.95, 6x7s $19.95. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIF. — Crossings (32-24-18, adapted environment 27-20-15, open-field 5-4-3) — Movement expected about the same. Trading very active for light supplies. Prices higher. Adapted environment cartons two-layer vine-ripe 4x4 to 4x5s mostly $16.95, 5x5 to 5x6s $14.95-16.95. Quality variable.

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (7-5-1) — Movement expected to continue decreasing. Prices 25-pound cartons loose vine-ripe U.S. combination or better jumbo, extra-large, and large expected to be established Oct. 14.

CENTRAL FLORIDA — Light harvest expected to begin by late October to early November. Expect sufficient volume for first f.o.b. by Nov. 7.

Tomatoes, plum — F.o.b.s as of Sept. 29

Sep 28, 2014 - Oct 11, 2014

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (67-66*-90, adapted environment 54-51*-70, open-field 11-13*-18, controlled environment 2-2-2) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early fairly slow, late slow. Prices extra-large and large lower, medium slightly lower. Adapted environment 25-pound cartons loose roma extra-large mostly $13.95-14.95, large $11.95-13.95, medium mostly $10.95-12.95. Quality and condition variable. *revised

CENTRAL CALIFORNIA — Shipments (54-48-42) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market because of a harvest gap. Quality variable. The f.o.b. report was expected to resume by Oct. 3.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIF. — Crossings (39-36-38, adapted environment 33-31-32, open-field 6-5-6) — Movement expected about the same. Trading extra-large moderate (light supplies), others slow. Prices lower. Adapted environment 25-pound cartons loose roma extra-large $12.95, large $10.95-12.95, medium $8.95-10.95. Quality generally good.

SOUTHWESTERN MICHIGAN — Shipments (7-6-6) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally as growers harvest late fields. Trading fairly slow for light supplies. Prices generally unchanged. 25-pound cartons loose roma extra-large and large $14-15. Quality variable.

EASTERN SHORE, VA. — Shipments (4-5-5) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Most orders on Sept. 29 booked open with prices to be established based on Sept. 30 market. Prices from Sept. 26, 25-pound cartons roma extra-large $13.95, large $13.95, medium $11.95.

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (1-1-1) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices lower. 25-pound cartons loose roma extra-large $12.95-13.95. Extra services included. Some harvests curtailed.

WEST FLORIDA — Light harvest expected to begin by Oct. 8. Expect volume to increase by mid-October.

CENTRAL FLORIDA — Light harvest expected to begin by mid-October. Expect sufficient volume for first f.o.b. by Oct. 27.

Tomatoes, grape — F.o.b.s as of Sept. 29

Sep 28, 2014 - Oct 11, 2014

WEST FLORIDA — Shipments (0-7-20) — Movement expected to increase. Supply in too few hands to establish a market.

EASTERN SHORE, VA. — Shipments (15-17-7) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Most orders on Sept. 29 booked open with prices to be established based on Sept. 30 market. Prices from Sept. 26, flats of 12 1-pint containers with lids $7.95-8.95, 20-pound cartons loose $13.95-15.95.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIF. — Crossings (8-6-6) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early fairly active, late moderate. Prices lower. Adapted environment flats of 12 1-pint containers with lids medium-large mostly $6.95; 20-pound cartons loose mostly $12.95. Quality generally good.

SOUTHWESTERN MICHIGAN — Shipments (2-1-1) — Movement expected about the same. Trading fairly slow. Flats of 12 1-pint containers with lids mostly $9. No daily f.o.b. shipping point prices issued as of Sept. 29. Supplies in few hands. LAST REPORT.

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (1-1-1) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. Flats of 12 1-pint containers with lids $7.95-9.95. Extra services included. Some harvests curtailed.

CENTRAL FLORIDA — Light harvest expected to begin by mid-October. Expect sufficient volume for first f.o.b. by Oct. 27.

Tomatoes, cherry — F.o.b.s as of Sept. 29

Sep 28, 2014 - Oct 11, 2014

EASTERN SHORE, VA. — Shipments (6-6-4) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Most orders on Sept. 29 booked open with prices to be established based on Sept. 30 market. Prices from Sept. 26, flats of 12 1-pint baskets $9.95.

WEST FLORIDA — Shipments (0-0-1) — Movement expected to increase. Light harvest expected to continue for the duration of the season.

CENTRAL FLORIDA — Light harvest expected to begin by mid-October. Expect sufficient volume for first f.o.b. by Oct. 27.

Tomatoes — F.o.b.s as of Sept. 29

Sep 28, 2014 - Oct 11, 2014

CENTRAL CALIFORNIA — Shipments (217-225-203) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading fairly slow. Prices lower. 25-pound cartons loose mature-green extra-large, large and medium mostly $5.95. Quality variable.

EASTERN SHORE, VA. — Shipments (30-45-68) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Most orders on Sept. 29 booked open with prices to be established based on Sept. 30 market. Prices from Sept. 26, 25-pound cartons mature-green 85% U.S. 1 or better 5x6s $8.95-9.95, 6x6s $8.95-10.95, 6x7s $8.95-10.95.

U.S. SHIPPING POINTS — Greenhouse (38-38-41) — No prices reported. *revised

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIF. — Crossings (23-32-32, adapted environment 19-27-27, open-field 4-5-5) — Movement expected about the same. Trading 4x5s moderate (light supplies), others slow. Prices lower. Adapted environment cartons two-layer vine-ripe 4x5s $8.95-10.95, 5x5s mostly $7.95, 5x6s mostly $6.95. Quality variable.

WEST FLORIDA — Shipments (0-3-26) — Light harvest expected to continue through Oct. 8. Expect sufficient volume for first f.o.b. by mid-October.

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (8-6-7) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading slow. Prices lower. 25-pound cartons loose vine-ripes U.S. combination or better jumbo $5.95-8.95, extra-large $5.95-8.95, large $5.95-8.95. Extra services included. Some harvests curtailed.

SOUTHWESTERN MICHIGAN — Shipments (8-6-4) — Movement expected about the same as growers harvest late fields. Trading fairly slow for light supplies. Prices unchanged. Cartons two-layer vine-ripe 4x4s, 4x5s and 5x5s $8-10.95, 25-pound cartons loose 5x5s, 5x6s and 6x6s $8-10.95. Quality variable.

CENTRAL FLORIDA — Light harvest expected to begin by mid-October. Expect sufficient volume for first f.o.b. by Oct. 27.

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