MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZ. — Crossings (440-269-77) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading red globe fairly slow, others slow. Prices lower. 18-pound containers bagged U.S. 1 flame seedless large mostly $10.10, medium-large mostly $8.10; sugraone large $8.10-10.10, medium-large $5.10-8.10; black seedless large $10.10-12.10, medium-large $6.10-8.10. 18-pound containers bagged red globe large mostly $14.10. Quality of red globe variable. Crossings include light volumes of thompson seedless variety. Some sales booked open with price to be established later. Most current shipments from prior inventory with variable conditions.
Grapes, table — F.o.b.s as of July 9
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