ITALY — Imports (13-15-21) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to remain about the same as Feb. 10-23. Ports of entry: Philadelphia and New York. Trading moderate. Prices higher. 9-kilogram (19.8-pound) containers loose hayward 23-27s $20-23, 30s mostly $18-20, 33s $19-21, 36-39s $18-20, 42-45s $17-19. Quality good.
Kiwifruit — F.o.b.s as of Feb. 24
- 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