CHILE — Imports — (4-17*-17) — Imports by boat. Movement expected to increase. Port of entry: Philadelphia. Supply light. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. Carton two-layer tray pack royal zee 50s $30-32; sapphire 50s $30-32, 60s mostly $28. 9-kilogram containers loose sapphire 60s $24, 70s $22. Quality good. *revised.
Plums — F.o.b.s as of Jan. 27
- Ag labor not part of Obama's immigration plan
- Paramount Citrus replaces Cuties brand with Wonderful Halos
- Thanksgiving Twitter party for Produce Mom
- Sun Pacific buys Cuties brand, breaks ties with Paramount Citrus
- Wiggle room needed on sourcing GMO fruits and vegetables
- Ports negotiations slow down through Thanksgiving