SOUTH AND CENTRAL CALIFORNIA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZ. — Crossings MX (70-63-68), Shipments (CA 1- 1-1) — Movement expected about the same. Trading fairly slow. Prices Leeks slightly lower, large slightly higher because of light supplies, others generally unchanged. Cartons bunched 48s Large (supplies light) mostly $6.75-7.95, medium mostly $5.35-6.75, small mostly $5.35-6.50; iceless 2 film bags, 24 bunches per bag and 4 film bags, 12 bunches per bag mostly $8.50-10; Leeks 12s mostly $8.35-10.25. Quality generally good. Shippers generally transitioning leek shipments from Central California to desert shipping points.
LEXINGTON DISTRICT, S.C. — Shipments (2-2-2) — Movement expected to increase. Trading moderate. Prices March 18 compared to March 11 unchanged. Cartons/crates bunched 48s $14. Quality good.