MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZ. — Crossings (73-64-61) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices 8s slightly higher, others generally unchanged. 2/3 cartons 5-6s mostly $9, 8s mostly $5.50-6. Quality and condition variable.
IMPERIAL AND PALO VERDE VALLEYS, CALIF., AND CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA — Shipments (AZ 0-3-28, CA 0-3-4) — Movement expected to increase seasonally but remain light. Trading early active, late moderate. Supplies light. Prices 6s slightly higher, 8s higher, 5s generally unchanged. 2/3 cartons 5s and 6s mostly $10.95-11.95, 8s $7.95-8.95. Quality generally good. Harvest in Palo Verde Valley was expected to begin in early June.