CHILE — Imports via boat. Movement expected to decrease. Port of entry: Los Angeles area. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. Quality good. Quince two-layer tray pack champion 32s $14, 36s $12; containers 14s $7. Port of entry: Philadelphia area. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. Quince two-layer tray pack champion 28s $12-13, 32s $11-12, 36s $10-11. Quality good.
Quince — F.o.b.s as of June 1
- 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