MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (181-191-162) — Movement expected to increase slightly. Trading ataulfo fairly slow, others moderate. Prices ataulfo generally unchanged, others slightly lower. Flats one-layer kent and tommy atkins 6-9s mostly $3.50-4, 10s mostly $3.50-3.75, 12-14s mostly $3.50; ataulfo 12s mostly $6-6.50, 14s mostly $5.50-6.50, 16s mostly $5, 18s mostly $4-4.50, 20s mostly $3.50-4, 22s mostly $3.50, 24s $3-3.50. Quality variable.
MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZ. — Crossings (101-100-97) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices ataulfo 18s and tommy atkins slightly lower, others generally unchanged. Cartons one-layer tommy atkins 6-9s mostly $3.50-4, 10s mostly $3.25-3.75, 12-14s mostly $3.25-3.50; ataulfo (light supplies) 12s $5.75-6.50, 14s mostly $5-5.75, 16s mostly $4.25-5, 18s mostly $3.75-4.25, 20s $3.50-4. Quality and condition variable. Crossings include light volumes of kent variety.
CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS — Imports (14*-13*-11) — Imports via boat from Haiti. Movement expected to remain about the same. Port of entry: South Florida. Trading moderate. Prices lower. Flat one-layer francis (francine) 8-10s $8, 12s $7.50-8. Quality good. *revised.