CHILE — Imports (14-37*-18) — Imports by boat. Movement expected to remain about the same. Port of entry: Los Angeles. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. Cartons two-layer tray pack various yellow-flesh varieties 40-42s mostly $26-28. Quality good. Port of entry: Philadelphia. Trading moderate. Prices lower. Carton two-layer tray pack various yellow-flesh varieties 30-42s $22-24, 48-56s $20-22. 9-kilogram containers loose various yellow-flesh varieties 64s $20-22. Quality good. *revised.
Peaches — 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
- Sun Pacific buys Cuties brand, breaks ties with Paramount Citrus
- Thanksgiving Twitter party for Produce Mom
- Wiggle room needed on sourcing GMO fruits and vegetables
- Ports negotiations slow down through Thanksgiving