Onions, dry — F.o.b.s as of Jan. 13

U.S. — Shipments (including imports, 554*-746*-1,076) — The top shipping areas for the week, in order, were Columbia Basin, Wash.; Idaho and Malheur County, Ore.; New York; Peru and Colorado. *revised.

COLUMBIA BASIN, WASH., AND UMATILLA BASIN, ORE. — Shipments (204-255-365, includes export of 50-53-83) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading very active. Prices higher. Yellow hybrid 50-pound sacks colossal $10.50-11, jumbo mostly $10, medium $9; white 50-pound sacks jumbo mostly $16, medium mostly $13-14; red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $8, medium $7.

IDAHO AND MALHEUR COUNTY, ORE. — Shipments (140-214-354) — Movement expected remain about the same. Trading very active. Prices higher. U.S. 1 yellow spanish hybrid 50-pound sacks supercolossal mostly $13-14, colossal $12-13, jumbo $11-12, medium $9-10; U.S. 1 white 50-pound sacks jumbo mostly $18, medium mostly $18; U.S. 1 red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $8-9, medium $7-7.50.

NEW YORK — Shipments (49-56-78) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading active. Prices higher. Yellow globe-type 50-pound sacks 2¼-inch minimum $11-12.50, 2-inch minimum $10-11.50. Quality variable.

PERU IMPORTS (REPACKED AT VARIOUS EAST COAST SHIPPING POINTS) — Shipments (49-64-78) — Movement expected to remain about the same. 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 (35-41-55) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Unofficial prices for Jan. 13, yellow hybrid 50-pound sacks supercolossal $13-15, colossal $11.50-14, jumbo $11.50-13, medium $9-12; red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $9, medium $8. *revised.

UTAH DISTRICT — Shipments (23-38-43) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Unofficial prices for Jan. 13, yellow hybrid 50-pound sacks supercolossal $11.50-12, colossal $10.50-11, jumbo $10-10.50, medium $9.

MICHIGAN — Shipments (16-15-25) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading active. Prices higher. Yellow globe-type master containers 16 3-pound mesh sacks medium $12-14, repacker size $10-11. Red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo supplies insufficient to quote, medium $7-9. Quality variable.

CENTRAL WISCONSIN — Shipments (8-15-18) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading fairly active. Prices master container 16 3-pound mesh sacks medium slightly higher, others generally unchanged. Yellow globe-type U.S. 1 master container 16 3-pound mesh sacks medium mostly $11.50-12, 50-pound sacks medium mostly $8.50-9.

COLORADO WESTERN SLOPE — Shipments (13-22-17) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally.


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