CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS — Imports (68-68*-0) — Imports via boat from Guatemala. Movement expected to decrease. Port of entry: South Florida. Trading active. Prices higher. Half cartons 9s mostly $13.95-14.95, 12s mostly $13.95-14.95. Oversized ½ cartons 6s (5s) $10.90, 9s (6s) mostly $13.95-14.95. Port of entry: Southern California. Trading active. Prices higher. Half cartons 9s mostly $16.95. Oversized ½ cartons 9s (6s) $16.95. Quality variable. *revised.
Cantaloupe — F.o.b.s as of Jan. 6
- Ag labor not part of Obama's immigration plan
- Paramount Citrus replaces Cuties brand with Wonderful Halos
- Produce execution plagues Wal-Mart
- Thanksgiving Twitter party for Produce Mom
- Wiggle room needed on sourcing GMO fruits and vegetables
- Sun Pacific buys Cuties brand, breaks ties with Paramount Citrus