Cucumbers — F.o.b.s as of May 19 - The Packer

Cucumbers — F.o.b.s as of May 19

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZ. — Crossings (123-140-121, field-grown 105-120-107, greenhouse 18-20-14) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading active. Prices much higher. 1 1/9-bushel cartons medium mostly $20.95-22.95, fair quality mostly $18.95-20.95, ordinary quality mostly $14.95; small $14.95-16.95, large mostly $16.95. Quality and condition variable.

CENTRAL AND SOUTH FLORIDA DISTRICTS — Shipments (92-64*-71) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading waxed very active, pickles active. Prices waxed much higher, pickles generally unchanged. Includes palletizing and cooling. Pickles 1 1/9-bushel cartons 150-200s $22.90-24.90, 200-300s $26.90. waxed 1 1/9-bushel cartons medium $28.35-28.95, medium fair quality $20.35-20.95. Carton 24s mostly $12.35-14.35. Quality generally good. *revised.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIF. — Crossings (41-59-52) — Movement expected about the same. Trading active for fairly light supplies. Prices greenhouse 1 1/9-bushel cartons medium mostly $20.95-22.95, fair quality mostly $18.95-20.95; large $16.95-18.95. Quality generally good.

SOUTH GEORGIA — Shipments (0-3-14) — Movement expected to increase as more shippers begin harvest the week of May 19. Very light shipments reported. Trading active. Prices higher. Waxed 1 1/9-bushel cartons medium $28.35-28.85, fair quality $20.35-20.85, cartons 24s $14.35-14.85.


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