CHILE — Imports (13-14-7) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to decrease as shipping season concludes. 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 64s $18-20. Quality good.
Peaches — F.o.b.s as of April 7
- New melon varieties boast sweetness, firm flesh
- Paramount Citrus replaces Cuties brand with Wonderful Halos
- Sun Pacific buys Cuties brand, breaks ties with Paramount Citrus
- Organically Grown joins fair trade group
- Doing what I say might be easier with food coach
- Indian River shipper not packing this season