Apples — F.o.b.s as of May 19 - The Packer

Apples — F.o.b.s as of May 19

YAKIMA VALLEY AND WENATCHEE DISTRICT, WASH. — 2013 crop shipments (952-988-932, includes exports 321-321-330) — Movement expected about the same. Trading active. Prices generally unchanged. Washington extra fancy carton tray pack red delicious 72-88s mostly $18, 100-125s $18-20; golden delicious 72s $22-24, 80-100s $20-22, 113-125s $18-20; fuji 64-88s $34-36, 100s $26-28, 113s $24-26; granny smith 72-88s $24-26, 100s $22-24, 113s $20-22, 125s $18-20; gala 72-80s $30, 88s $28-30, 100s $24-26, 113s $22-24, 125s $20-22; Washington extra fancy carton tray pack fine appearance red delicious 72-88s mostly $20-22, 100-125s $20-22; golden delicious 72-88s $24-26, 100s $22-24; fuji 64-88s mostly $38, 100s $30-32, 113s $28-30; granny smith 72-88s $30-34, 100s mostly $26, 113s $24-26, 125s mostly $22; gala 72-88s $32-34, 100s mostly $26, 113s $24-26.

CHILE — Imports (138-115*-106) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to remain about the same. Port of entry: Philadelphia. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. 18-kilogram cartons tray pack granny smith 70-80s $28-30, 90s $26-28; royal gala 70-80s $30-32, 90s $28-30, 100s $26-28. Quality good.

NEW YORK — Shipments — (75-75-69) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons U.S. extra fancy of 12 3-pound film bags 2½-inch minimum empire and red delicious mostly $16-18, mcintosh mostly $17-18, rome mostly $15-16, golden delicious mostly $16-18. Cartons U.S. extra fancy tray pack red delicious 80-100s mostly $22; mcintosh 80-88s mostly $24-26, 100s mostly $23-26; empire 80-88s mostly $22-23, 100s mostly $20-22. Cartons U.S. extra fancy cell pack mcintosh 80-88s mostly $24-26, 100s mostly $23-26; empire 80-88s mostly $22-23, 100s mostly $20-22.

MICHIGAN — Shipments (71-66-59) — Movement expected to decrease slightly. Trading fairly active. Prices unchanged. Cartons U.S. extra fancy of 12 3-pound film bags 2½-inch minimum gala mostly $24-26, fuji mostly $20-22, red delicious, golden delicious, mcintosh and idared mostly $16-18, jonagold mostly $17-18, jonathan mostly $15-16, law rome $14-16, tray pack 88s gala $30-32, mcintosh $24-26, jonathan $24-25, red and golden delicious $18-22, jonagold mostly $18-20. Supply of fuji, jonagold and jonathan fairly light, gala light.

APPALACHIAN DISTRICT (MD-PA-VA-WV) — Shipments (24-26-22) — Movement expected to decrease as most shippers have finished for the season. Supplies in very few hands. Light shipments to continue into June. LAST REPORT.

NEW ENGLAND — Shipments (4-5-5) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Too few open market sales to establish a market.


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