IMPERIAL, COACHELLA AND PALO VERDE VALLEYS, CALIF., CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZ. — Crossings MX (13-17*-15), Shipments (AZ 21-22-22, CA 2-2-2) — Movement expected to decrease slightly. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Cilantro cartons bunched 60s mostly $9.25-10, 30s $6.85-8. Quality generally good. *revised
LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS — Shipments (5-5-5) — Movement expected about the same. Trading slow. Prices generally lower. Cartons cilantro bunched 60s mostly $8.85-10.50. Quality generally good.
OXNARD DISTRICT, CALIF. — Shipments (2-2-2) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early moderate, late fairly slow. Prices lower. Cilantro cartons bunched 60s mostly $8.75, 30s $5.75-6.75. Quality generally good.
CENTRAL COAST, CALIF. — Movement expected to increase above the two units shipped the week of March 9, but remain light as more shippers begin. Trading moderate. Prices lower. Unofficial prices cilantro cartons bunched 60s $7.25-9, 30s $4.95-6. Quality generally good. Prices from trade sources. No f.o.b. report issued as of March 17.