Cucumbers — F.o.b.s as of Nov. 18 - The Packer

Cucumbers — F.o.b.s as of Nov. 18

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZ. — Crossings (158-175-190, field-grown 130-134-133, greenhouse 28-41-57) — Movement expected to increase. Trading pickles fairly active, long seedless and persian fairly slow, others moderate. Prices long seedless and persian lower, others higher. 1 1/9-bushel cartons medium mostly $12.95-14.95, fair quality mostly $10.95-12.95, ordinary quality mostly $5.95-6.95; large mostly $8.95-9. Cartons 24s mostly $5.95-6.95, 36s mostly $7.95-8.95. 1 1/9-bushel crates pickles 200-300s and 300-400s mostly $14.95, 150-200s mostly $8.95.10.95. Greenhouse cartons film-wrapped long seedless 12s mostly $8-9; 22-pound cartons persian small and small-medium mostly $10.95-12. Quality and condition variable.

CENTRAL AND SOUTH FLORIDA — Shipments (56-84-64) — Movement expected to remain about the same for waxed, decrease for pickles. Trading waxed medium and carton 24s active, others moderate. Prices pickles slightly lower, others much higher. Includes palletizing and cooling. 1 1/9-bushel cartons/crates pickles 150-200s mostly $18.90-19.90, 200-300s mostly $20.90-21.90. Waxed 1 1/9-bushel cartons medium mostly $14-14.95, medium fair quality mostly $7-7.95; cartons 24s mostly $5.35. Quality generally good.

SOUTH GEORGIA — Shipments (70-66-26) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally as shippers are generally finished for the season. Current supplies insufficient to establish a market. LAST REPORT.


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