Onions, dry — F.o.b.s as of Jan. 6 - The Packer

Onions, dry — F.o.b.s as of Jan. 6

U.S. — Shipments (including imports, 1,017-551-723) — The top shipping areas for the week, in order, were Columbia Basin, Wash.; Idaho and Malheur County, Ore.; Peru; Colorado and Utah.

COLUMBIA BASIN, WASH., AND UMATILLA BASIN, ORE. — Shipments (344-204-255, includes export of 95-50-53) — Movement expected to increase as normal shipping schedules resume. Trading fairly active. Prices white generally unchanged, others higher. Yellow hybrid 50-pound sacks colossal mostly $9.50, jumbo mostly $9, medium $8-8.50; white 50-pound sacks jumbo mostly $15-16, medium $12-14; red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $7, medium $6.

IDAHO AND MALHEUR COUNTY, ORE. — Shipments (338-140-215) — Movement expected increase as normal shipping schedules resume. Trading fairly active. Prices white generally unchanged, others higher. U.S. 1 yellow spanish hybrid 50-pound sacks supercolossal mostly $11, colossal mostly $10, jumbo $9-9.50, medium mostly $8; U.S. 1 white 50-pound sacks jumbo $16-18, medium $16-18; U.S. 1 red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo mostly $7.50, medium mostly $6.50.

PERU IMPORTS (REPACKED AT VARIOUS EAST COAST SHIPPING POINTS — Shipments (80-49-64) — Movement was expected to increase slightly the week of Jan. 6 as normal shipping schedules resume. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Yellow granex marked sweet 40-pound cartons colossal mostly $19-20, jumbo mostly $19-20.

NORTH AND EAST POINTS, COLO. — Shipments (58-35-41) — Movement expected to increase as normal shipping schedules resume. Unofficial prices for Jan. 6, yellow hybrid 50-pound sacks supercolossal $12-14.50, colossal $11-12.50, jumbo $10-11.50, medium $9-11; red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $8.50-9, medium $7-8.

UTAH DISTRICT — Shipments (35-23-38) — Movement expected to increase as normal shipping schedules resume. Unofficial prices for Jan. 6, yellow hybrid 50-pound sacks supercolossal $11, colossal $10, jumbo $9, medium $8.50.

COLORADO WESTERN SLOPE — Shipments (24-13-22) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Unofficial prices for Jan. 6, yellow hybrid 50-pound sacks supercolossal $11, colossal $9.50-10, jumbo $9-9.50, medium $8-8.50; red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $8.50, medium $7.50.

CENTRAL WISCONSIN — Shipments (16-8-15) — Movement expected to increase. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Yellow globe-type U.S. 1 master container 16 3-pound mesh sacks medium mostly $11-12, 50-pound sacks medium mostly $8.50-9.

NEW YORK — UNAVAILABLE because of severe winter storm at the reporting office.

MICHIGAN — UNAVAILABLE because of severe winter storm at the reporting office.


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