Strawberries — F.o.b.s as of Dec. 30 - The Packer

Strawberries — F.o.b.s as of Dec. 30

CENTRAL FLORIDA — Shipments (67-65*-88) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading very active. Prices flats of 8 1-pound containers with lids medium-large $16.90-18.90. Includes palletizing and cooling. Quality generally good. *revised.

OXNARD, CALIF., DISTRICT — Shipments (21-48-37) — Movement expected to increase. Trading organic very active, others active at lower prices. Prices organic unchanged, others lower. Flats of 12 1-pint baskets medium-large $22-24. Flats of 8 1-pound containers with lids large $18-20, medium-large mostly $16. Organic: Flats of 8 1-pound containers with lids medium-large $38-40. Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality. Medium-large berries are fall crop; large berries are new spring crop.

ORANGE COUNTY, SAN DIEGO AND COACHELLA DISTRICTS — Shipments (0-4-3) — Movement expected to increase. Shipments are being reported from the district, however, sales remain in too few hands to establish market. The first f.o.b. was expected to begin Jan. 2.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA DISTRICT — Crossings (1-2-5) — Movement expected to increase. Crossings are being reported from the district, however, sales remain in too few hands to establish market. The first f.o.b. was expected to begin Jan. 2.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS DISTRICT — Crossings (48-57-47) — Movement expected to increase. Trading moderate. Prices lower. Flats of 8 1-pound containers with lids medium-large $14-16. Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality.


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