Onions, dry — F.o.b.s as of June 16 - The Packer

Onions, dry — F.o.b.s as of June 16

U.S. — Shipments (including imports, 782-808-764) — The top shipping areas for the week, in order, were San Joaquin Valley, Calif.; New Mexico; Texas; Georgia and Mexico crossings.

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIF. — Shipments (75-171-234) — Movement expected to increase as the last remaining shippers expected to get started the week of June 16. Trading moderate. Prices yellow jumbo and medium higher, red flat-type lower, others generally unchanged. Yellow hybrid 50-pound sacks supercolossal $9-10, colossal $7-8, jumbo $6.50-8, medium $6.50-7.50. Red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $6-6.50, medium mostly $5-5.50. Red flat-type 40-pound cartons jumbo $14.95, medium $10.95-12.95.

SOUTHERN NEW MEXICO — Shipments (51-107-170) — Movement expected to increase as shippers start receiving more steady supplies of onions. Trading moderate. Prices yellow medium higher, whites and reds lower, others generally unchanged. Yellow grano 50-pound sacks supercolossal $11-12, colossal $9-10, jumbo $8-9, medium mostly $7-7.50, repacker size mostly $6. White 50-pound sacks jumbo $12, medium mostly $10. Red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $7-8, medium $5-7.

VIDALIA DISTRICT, GA. — Shipments (140-123-131) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Yellow granex marked sweet 40-pound cartons U.S. 1 jumbo mostly $14. Yellow granex marked sweet organic 40-pound cartons jumbo $24-26.

SAN ANTONIO-WINTER GARDEN-LAREDO DISTRICT — Shipments (56-71-75) — Shipments expected decrease seasonally. Trading moderate. Prices higher. Yellow grano 50-pound sack colossal $10-11, jumbo $9-10, medium $8-9, repacker size $6-8.

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY TEXAS — Shipments (97-71-59) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

MEXICAN CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTH TEXAS — Crossings (57-55-43) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

IMPERIAL VALLEY, CALIF. — Shipments (230-147-20) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

ARIZONA — Shipments (29-30-20) — Shipments expected to decrease seasonally. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

COLUMBIA BASIN, WASH., AND UMATILLA BASIN, ORE. — Shipments (44-31-12, includes export of 16-15-6) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

WALLA WALLA DISTRICT, WASH. — Light shipments were expected to begin the week of June 16 and then increase the week of June 23. FIRST REPORT.


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