CHILE — Imports (21-22*-9) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to increase. Port of entry: Los Angeles. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. Cartons two-layer tray pack various yellow-flesh varieties 40-42s $22-24. Quality good. Port of entry: Philadelphia. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. Carton two-layer tray pack various yellow-flesh varieties 30-42s $20-22, 48-56s $18-20. 9-kilogram containers loose various yellow-flesh varieties 64 size $18-20. Quality good. *revised.
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