CENTRAL COAST, CALIF. — Shipments (27-18-17) — Movement expected about the same. Trading fairly slow. Prices slightly lower. 25-pound cartons mostly $18.95-20.85. Quality generally good.
MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZ. — Crossings (4-2-3) — Movement expected to increase as more shippers transition to desert shipping points. Supplies insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market. Quality variable. The first f.o.b. report expected to be issued the week of Dec. 17.