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What the numbers mean: This information, provided by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Marketing Service, shows week-by-week shipments and f.o.b.s for commodities from domestic and international shipping points for the fresh market. Protective services are extra unless otherwise stated.

Shipments are in 1,000 cwt. for weeks ending June 23-June 30-July 7.

Apples

YAKIMA VALLEY AND WENATCHEE DISTRICT, WASH. — 2017 CROP Shipments (852-792-709, Includes Exports 291-236-203) — Movement expected to continue to decrease seasonally. Trading moderate. Prices granny smith lower, others generally unchanged. Washington Extra Fancy carton tray pack red Delicious 72-88s $16-18, 100-125s $15-17; Golden Delicious 72s mostly $22-24, 80s mostly $21-23, 88s mostly $20-22, 100s mostly $18-20, 113s mostly $16-18, 125s $15-17; Fuji 72- 80s mostly $20-22, 88s mostly $18-20, 100s mostly $15-17, 113s mostly $15-18, 125s mostly $14-16; granny smith 72s mostly $22-24, 80s mostly $19-22, 88s mostly $18-21, 100s mostly $16-18, 113s mostly $15-17, 125s mostly $13-15; Gala 64s mostly $20-22, 72-80s mostly $21-24, 88s mostly $19-22, 100-113s mostly $16-18, 125s $15-17; Honeycrisp (supplies light) 64-88s mostly $62-66, 100s mostly $42-44, 113s mostly $30-34.

NEW YORK — Shipments (22-18-11) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading fairly slow. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons U.S. Extra Fancy 12 3-pound film bags 2½-inch minimum red Delicious mostly $17-19; McIntosh mostly $18-22. Cartons U.S. Extra Fancy tray pack McIntosh 72s-88s mostly $25-28.

NEW ENGLAND — Shipments (4-4-3) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Too few open market sales to establish a market. LAST REPORT.

 

Apricots

YAKIMA VALLEY AND WENATCHEE DISTRICT, WASH. — 2018 CROP Shipments (6-17-19) — Movement expected about the same. Trading fairly active. Prices 24-pound cartons loose slightly lower, others generally unchanged. Cartons 2-layer tray pack Various varieties 60-64s mostly $26-28.90, 70-72s mostly $24-26.90, 80-84s mostly $22-24.90. 24-pound cartons loose Various varieties 1 7/8-inch minimum mostly $20-22.90; 1 5/8 minimum mostly $18-20.90. varieties include Robada, Rival, Castlebrite, Goldbar, Goldsweet, Perfection, Tomcot, Lorna, Patterson, Sweet Juillet, Goldstrike, Autumn Sprite, Sol and Robata. Quality generally good.

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY DISTRICT, CALIF. — Shipments (1-1-0) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons 2-layer tray pack Earlicot and Poppycot 60-64s $22.95-24.95, 70-72s $20.95-22.95, 80-84s mostly $20.95-22.95. Extra services included.

Avocados

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (271-358-339) — Crossings expected to remain about the same. Supply 60-84s fairly light. Trading moderate. Prices 70s higher, 32-48s lower, others generally unchanged. Cartons 2-layer Hass 32s-36s mostly $30.25-32.25, 40s mostly $30.25- $32.25, 48s mostly $34.25-36.25, 60s mostly $36.25-38.25, 70s mostly $34.25-36.25, 84s mostly $22.25-24.25. Extra services included.

SOUTH DISTRICT CALIFLORNIA — Shipments (130-123-**) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Supply 60-84s fairly light. Trading moderate. Prices 40s and 84s higher, 48s lower, others generally unchanged. Cartons 2-layer Hass 32-36s mostly $42.25, 40s $42.25-43.25, 48s mostly $41.25-42.25, 60s mostly $36.25-38.25, 70s mostly $33.25- $35.25, 84s mostly $24.25-25.25. **data unavailable. Extra services included.

PERU — Imports — (30-32-19) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to increase. Port of entry: Philadelphia. Trading moderate. Prices 40s lower, 48s higher, others unchanged. Cartons 2-layer Hass 36 size and 40 size $28.25-30.25; 48 size mostly $32.25; 60 size and 70 size mostly $32.25.

SOUTH FLORIDA — Shipments (6-6*-7) — Supply light. Movement expected to increase. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons 1-layer 8-12s mostly $12-14; cartons 2-layers 16-24s mostly $26-28. Predominant variety Donnie. Quality good. *revised.

 

Blackberries

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA DISTRICT— (6-8-8) — Movement expected to increase. Trading fairly slow. Prices slightly lower. Flats 12 6-ounce cups with lids Blackberries mostly $16- $18. Wide range in quality and condition. Many present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments.

GEORGIA DISTRICT — Shipments (11-11*-5) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading slow. Prices generally unchanged. Flats 12 6--ounce cups with lids Blackberries mostly $14. Wide range in quality and condition. Many present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments. *revised

NORTH CAROLINA DISTRICT — Shipments (3-4-4) — Movement expected to increase. Trading slow. Prices lower. Flats 12 6-ounce cups with lids Blackberries mostly $14-16. Quality generally good. Many present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments.

SANTA MARIA, CALIFORNIA DISTRICT— (2-3-3) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Supplies Blackberries insufficient to establish a market. Quality generally good. The first f.o.b. report is expected to be issued by July 20.

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS — Imports (2-1-2) — Imports via air from Guatemala. Movement expected to increase. Port of entry: South Florida. Trading moderate. Cartons 12 6-ounce cups with lids Blackberries mostly supply in too few hands to quote. *FIRST REPORT

 

Blueberries

SOUTH NEW JERSEY — Shipments (68-97*-73) — Movement expected about the same current week, decrease slightly following week. Trading opened active, closed moderate. Prices slightly lower. Flats 12 1- pint containers with lids medium-large mostly $14-15.50. Quality variable. *revised.

OREGON/WASHINGTON — Shipments (17-50-48) — Movement expected about the same. Trading fairly slow. (Supplies heavy). Prices lower. Flats 12 1- pint cups with lids medium-large mostly $14-17; flats 12-6-ounce cups with lids medium-large mostly $10-12. Organic Flats 12 1-pint cups with lids medium-large mostly $16-20; flats 12-6-ounce cups with lids medium-large mostly $12-16. Quality generally good.

MICHIGAN — Shipments (0-1-14) — Movement expected to increase as more growers begin harvest. Trading active. Prices flats 12 1-pint containers with lids medium-large mostly $16.50-18.50. Quality good.

BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA CROSSINGS THROUGH NORTHWEST WASHINGTON — (0-0-13) — Movement expected to increase as more growers begin the harvest. The first f.o.b. report expected to be issued the week of July 8. Quality generally good.

EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (21-5-3) — Movement expected to continue decreasing as most shippers are finished for the season. Trading slow. Prices lower. Flats 12 1-pint cups with lids medium-large $13-18. Many present shipments from previous commitments. Wide range in prices. Quality variable. Includes palletizing and cooling.

 

Cantaloupes

IMPERIAL AND PALO VERDE VALLEYS, CALIFORNIA AND CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA — Shipments (AZ 470-394-218, CA 205-140-78) — Movement expected to decrease sharply as most shippers are finished for the season. Trading very slow. Prices 12s slightly lower, others generally unchanged. ½ cartons 9s (supplies heavy) mostly $5, 12s mostly $5. Oversized ½ cartons 9s (6 size) $5. Quality generally good.

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIFORNIA — Shipments (0-76-265) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Trading early fairly slow, late moderate. Supplies of 12s very light. Prices slightly lower. ½ cartons 9s and 12s mostly $5.50-6; Organic 9s and 12s mostly $9-9.95. Oversized ½ cartons 9s (6 size) mostly $5.50-6. Quality generally good.

GEORGIA — Shipments (123-103-57) — Supplies insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market. LAST REPORT.

NORTH CAROLINA AND SOUTH CAROLINA — Shipments (46-56-44) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading slow. Includes palletizing and Cooling. 24-inch bins Athena-type 110s too few new sales to establish a market, 120s supplies insufficient to quote. Quality generally good.

SOUTHWEST INDIANA AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS — Shipments (0-23-28) — Light shipments have begun. Expect sufficient volume and number of shippers for first f.o.b. report within 3-5 days.

 

Cherries

YAKIMA VALLEY AND WENATCHEE DISTRICT, WASH. — 2018 CROP Shipments (655-541-491, Includes Exports 20-192-199) — Movement expected about the same. Trading active at lower prices. Wide range in prices. Prices lower. 15-pound cartons bagged Rainier Washington 1 9½ mostly $46-52.90, 10-row size mostly $44-48.90, 10½-row size mostly $38-46.90. Cartons 8 $2.25-pound film bags and 18-pound cartons bagged Various red Sweet varieties Washington 1 9½-row size mostly $34-40.90, 10-row size mostly $32-38.90, 10½-row size $30-34.90, 11-row size $24-28.90, 11½-row size mostly $22-24.90, 12-row size $20-22.90.

 

Clementines

CHILE — Imports — (130-126-123) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to increase. Port of entry: Philadelphia. Trading moderate. Prices lower. Flat cartons 10 3-pound mesh bags 24 size and 28 size $30-32; 32 size $28- $30; and 36 size $26-28.

PERU — Imports — (4-7-2) — Imports via boat. Imports recorded as Tangerines. Movement expected to increase. Ports of entry: Philadelphia and New York. Trading moderate. Prices lower. Flat cartons 10 3-pound mesh bags 24 size and 28 size $30-32; 32 size $28-30; and 36 size $26-28.

SOUTH AFRICA — Imports — (20-0-1) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to increase. Port of entry: Philadelphia. Trading moderate. Prices lower Flat cartons 10 3-pound mesh bags 24 size and 28 size $30-32; 32 size $28- $30; and 36 size $26-28.

 

Grapefruit

SOUTH AND CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA — Shipments Moderate — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Unofficial prices from trade sources 7/10-bushel cartons Star ruby Shippers First Grade 23-27s mostly $19-21.95, 32s mostly $19.78-21.95, 36s mostly $19.78-20.95, 40s mostly $15.78-16.95, 48s mostly $14-14.80, 56s $12.50-14.95; Shippers Choice 23-27s mostly $12-14.78, 32-36s mostly $14-16.78, 40s mostly $13.80-14.78, 48s $13.28-14.28, 56s $11.50-12.80; Organic Shippers First Grade 23-27s $21.80-25.80, 32s mostly $24.80-28.80, 36-40s mostly $26.80-32.80. No f.o.b. report is expected to be issued due to supplies in few hands. Prices include light supplies of Rio red variety.

 

Grapes, table

COACHELLA VALLEY CALIFORNIA DISTRICT — Shipments (105-91-43) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading moderate. Prices lower. 18-pound containers bagged Scarlet Royal mostly $24.95-26.95. Extra services included. Most shippers have finished for the season.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA — Crossings (357-185*-5**) — Movement expected to decrease sharply as most shippers are finished for the season. Trading Black moderate, others fairly slow. Prices Sugraone generally unchanged, others lower. 18-pound containers bagged U.S. 1 Sugraone large mostly $16.95-18.95, medium-large mostly $14.95-16.95; Flame large mostly $10.95-12.95, medium-large mostly $8.95-10.95; Black seedless large mostly $20.95-22.95. 18-pound containers bagged red globe large mostly $16.95-18.95, medium-large mostly $14.95-16.95. Quality generally good. Many present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments. *revised, **data incomplete

KERN DISTRICT, CALIF. — Shipments (0-0-0) — Movement expected to increase. Light harvesting expected to begin the week of July 9th. Expected f.o.b. to begin on or around July 16, 2018.

 

Honeydews

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIFORNIA — Shipments (0-43-119) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Trading moderate. Prices much lower. 2/3 cartons 5s and 6s mostly $5-6, 8s mostly $5; Organic 5s mostly $12-13, 6s mostly $13-14, 8s mostly $12-13. Quality generally good.

IMPERIAL AND PALO VERDE VALLEYS, CALIFORNIA AND CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA — Shipments (AZ 82-70-46, CA 37-42-26) — Movement expected to decrease sharply as most shippers are finished for the season. Trading early moderate, late very slow. Prices much lower. 2/3 cartons 5s and 6s mostly $5-6. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA — Crossings (38-30-12) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading fairly slow. Prices much lower. 2/3 cartons 5-6s mostly $3-4, 8s (supplies light) mostly $4-4.35. Quality variable.

 

Kiwifruit

CHILE — Imports — (22-12-6) — imports via boat. Movement expected to decrease. Port of entry: Philadelphia. Trading fairly slow. Prices lower. 9 kg (19.8-pound) containers loose Hayward 25s and 27s $14-15; 30s $13-14; 33s $12-13; 36s mostly $12 39s mostly $12; and 42s $11-12.

 

Lemons

SOUTH AND CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA — Shipments Fairly Light — Movement expected about the same. Trading very active. Supplies light. Prices Shippers First Grade 140-235s and Choice 75-140s higher, others generally unchanged. 7/10-bushel cartons (wide range in price) Shippers First Grade 75s mostly $36.80-40.80, 95s mostly $39.80-42.80, 115s mostly $40.80-44.80, 140s mostly $40.80-42.80, 165s mostly $39.80-41.80, 200s mostly $37.80-41.80, 235s mostly $32.80-35.80; Shippers Choice 75s mostly $27.80- $32.80, 95s-115s mostly $32.80-36.80, 140s mostly $34.80-38.80, 165s mostly $33.80-37.80, 200s mostly $32.80-36.80, 235s mostly $30.80-33.80; Organic Shippers First Grade (Supplies very light) 75-140s mostly $61.78-70.30.

CHILE — Imports — (30-37-38) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to increase seasonally. Port of entry: Philadelphia Trading active. Prices higher. 17 kg cartons Marked Fancy 75s $38-40; 95s thru 140s mostly $40.

 

Limes

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (220-275-215) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices 230-250s slightly higher, others generally unchanged. 40-pound cartons seedless-type 110s mostly $12-14, 150s mostly $10-12, 175s mostly $8-10, 200s mostly $8, 230-250s mostly $6-8. Wide range in price, quality and condition.

 

Mangoes

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (203-224-163) — Movement of Kent expected to increase seasonally, Ataulfo expected to decrease slightly, and Tommy Atkins expected about the same. Trading fairly active. Prices Ataulfo higher, Kent 6-8s and Tommy Atkins lower, others generally unchanged. Flats 1-layer Tommy Atkins 6-7s mostly $3.50-4, 8s mostly $4, 9-10s mostly $3-3.50, 12s mostly $3.25; Kent 6-7s mostly $3.75-4.25, 8-9s mostly $4-4.50, 10s mostly $3.50-4, 12s mostly $3.25-3.75; Ataulfo (supplies light) 12s mostly $8-9, 14s mostly $7.50-8.50, 16s mostly $6.50-7.50, 18s mostly $5.75-6.25, 20s mostly $5.50, 22s mostly $4.50-5. Quality variable.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA — Crossings (94-105-106) — Movement expected about the same. Trading Ataulfo moderate, others slow. Prices Kent and Tommy Atkins 12s generally unchanged, others lower. Cartons 1-layer Kents 6-9s mostly $3.50, 10s mostly $3, 12s mostly $2.50- $3; Tommy Atkins 6-9s mostly $3.50, 10s mostly $3, 12s $2.50-3; Ataulfo (supplies very light) 12s mostly $7.50, 14s mostly $7-7.50, 16s mostly $6.50, 18s mostly $6, 20s mostly $5, 22s mostly $4.50-4.75. Quality variable.

CARIBBEAN IMPORTS — Imports (8-12*-16) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to increase. Port of entry: South Florida. Haiti. Trading moderate. Prices lower. Flats one-layer Francis (Francine) 7s-12s mostly $7-9. *revised.

 

Melons

PALO VERDE VALLEYS, CALIFORNIA AND CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA — Shipments (AZ 43-44-37, CA 24-12-8) — Movement expected to decrease sharply as most shippers are finished for the season. Trading early fairly slow, late slow. Prices generally unchanged. 2/3 cartons Hami 5s and 6s mostly $8-8.50. Quality generally good.

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIFORNIA — Shipments (0-11-14) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Trading moderate. Prices 2/3 cartons Galia, Hami, Orange-flesh and Sharlyn 5s and 6s mostly $9-9.45; Organic Galia 5s mostly $12-12.95, 6s mostly $12-14. Quality generally good.

 

Nectarines

CENTRAL AND SOUTH SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY — Shipments (43-42-40) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices Various White-flesh 25-pound carton loose 60-64 size higher, others lower. Cartons 2-layer tray pack Various yellow-flesh varieties 40-42s mostly $22.95-24.95, 48-50s mostly $20.95-22.95, 54-56s supplies in too few hands to quote. 25-pound carton loose 54-56s $18.95-20.95, 60-64 size $16.95-18.95, 70-72 size $13.95-16.95, 80-84 size supplies in too few hands to quote. Various White-flesh varieties 2-layer tray pack 48-50s mostly $20.95-22.95, 54-56s supplies in too few hands to quote. 25-pound carton loose 60-64 size $18.95-20.95, 70-72 size mostly $14.95-16.95, 80-84 size mostly $12.95-14.95. Extra services included. Primary varieties Kay Bright, Spring Bright, red Bright, Summer Flare and Prime Diamond.

 

Oranges

SOUTH AND CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA — Shipments Fairly Light — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices Shippers First Grade 56s slightly higher, others generally unchanged. 7/10-bushel cartons Valencia Shippers First Grade 48s mostly $17.80-19.80, 56s mostly $18.80-20.80, 72s mostly $19.80-22.80, 88s mostly $21.80-23.80, 113s $22.80- $24.80, 138s $22.10-23.80. Shippers Choice 48s mostly $14.80-16.80, 56s mostly $15.80-17.80, 72s mostly $16.80-18.80, 88s mostly $19.80-21.80, 113s mostly $21.80-24.95, 138s mostly $21.80-23.80; Organic Shippers First Grade 56s mostly $34.80-38.80, 72-88s mostly $33.80-37.80, 113s mostly $28.80- $33.80; Shippers Choice 56-88s $21.80-26.30.

CHILE — Imports — (1-11-44) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to increase seasonally. Port of entry: Philadelphia. Trading fairly slow. 15 kg cartons Navel 40s thru56s $26-28; 64s $24-26; 72s $22-24; and 88s $18-20

FLORIDA — Shipments (29-24-**, includes export 0-0-**) — Prices not reported. **unavailable.

SOUTH AFRICA — Imports — (24-0-1) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to increase seasonally. Port of entry: Philadelphia. Trading fairly slow. Prices lower. 15 kg cartons Navel 40s thru56s $26-28; 64s $24-26; 72s $22-24; and 88s $18-20.

 

Papayas

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (49-48-38) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early slow, late moderate. Prices generally unchanged. 30-40-pound cartons Maradol-type and 30-35-pound cartons Tainung mostly $15-17. Quality variable.

GUATEMALA — Imports (17*-17*-7) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to remain about the same. Port of entry: South Florida. Trading slow. Prices lower. Cartons 30-35-pounds Tainung-type 8s-14s mostly $12. Quality generally good. *revised.

BRAZIL — Imports — (6*-2*-2*) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to remain about the same. Port of entry: South Florida. Trading slow. Prices lower. Cartons 3.5-kilogram Solo-type (Golden) 9s-12s $8-9. Quality generally good. *revised.

 

Peaches

CENTRAL GEORGIA AND SOUTH CAROLINA — Shipments (CENTRAL GEORGIA 4-6-6, SOUTH CAROLINA 71-86-76) —Very light shipments being reported from Georgia. Movement expected to increase slightly. Trading moderate. Prices lower. ½-bushel cartons Various yellow-flesh varieties 3-inch and up mostly $17.85-18.85, 2 ¾-inch minimum mostly $17.85- $18.85, 2 ½-inch minimum $14.85-16.85. Primary varieties: Zee Lady, Majestic, Fireprince, Julyprince, Scarletprince, red Top. Quality generally good.

CENTRAL AND SOUTH SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY — Shipments (36-54-53) — Movement expected remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices Various White-flesh 25-pound carton loose 54-56 generally unchanged, others lower. Cartons 2-layer tray pack Various yellow-flesh varieties 48-50s mostly $16.95-18.95, 54-56s supplies in too few hands to quote. 25-pound carton loose 54-56 size $16.95-18.95, 60-64 size mostly $14.95-16.95, 70-72 size $12.95-13.95, 80-84 size supplies in too few hands to quote. Cartons 2-layer tray pack Various White-flesh varieties 48-50s mostly $20.95-22.95, 54-56s supplies in too few hands to quote. 25-pound carton loose 54-56 size $18.95-20.95, 60-64s mostly $16.95 70-72 size $12.95-14.95. Extra services included. Primary varieties Spring Fling, May Princess and Crimson Lady.

SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY — Shipments (0-0-2) — Movement expected to increase as growers are actively harvesting. Trading very good. Various yellow-flesh varieties mostly Sentry, Garnet Beauty, PF 1, PF 5D Big, ruby Prince, Glenglo, and PF 8 Ball half-bushel cartons 2 ¾-inch and up mostly $22.85, 2 ½-2 ¾-inch mostly $18.85, 2 ¼-2 ½-inch $16.85. Quality good.

APPALACHIAN DISTRICT (MD-PA-VA-WV) — Shipments (0-0-0) — A couple of growers in the southern part of the District have begun light harvesting of early clingstone varieties. Marketable volume expected in approximately two weeks. FIRST REPORT.

 

Pears

YAKIMA VALLEY AND WENATCHEE DISTRICT, WASH. — 2017 CROP Shipments (44-35-29, Includes Exports 17-17-7) — Movement of Anjou expected to continue to decrease seasonally. Trading moderate. Prices higher. 4/5-bushel cartons wrapped Anjou U.S. 1 70-80s $27-30, 90-110s mostly $27-30, 120-135s $26-28.

ARGENTINA — Imports — (9-34-1) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to decrease. Port of entry: Philadelphia. Trading moderate. Prices higher. 18 kg containers Packham Triumph 70 through 90 size $26-28; Anjou 70 through 90 size $30-32; and 100 size $26-28; and 100 size mostly $26.

NORTHERN CALIFORNIA INCLUDING SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY — Shipments (0-0-0) — Movement expected to begin within the next week as light harvest of early varieties is expected to begin the week of (July 15).

 

Pineapples

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS — Imports (643*-477*-151) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to increase. Primarily Costa Rica. PORTS OF ENTRY PHILADELPHIA. Trading slow. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons one-layer Golden Ripe 5s mostly $6-7, 6s-7s $6-7, 8s mostly $6 Port of entry: South Florida. Trading slow. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons one--layer Golden Ripe 5s-6s $6-7, 7s-8s mostly $6. Quality good. *revised.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (30-28-26) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons 1-layer golden ripe 5-6s mostly $6-7, 7-8s mostly $6.50-7.50. Quality variable.

 

Plums

CENTRAL AND SOUTH SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY — Shipments (6-7-10) — Movement expected to increase. Trading Moderate. Prices 30-35 size lower, others generally unchanged. 28-pound carton loose Various Black varieties and Various red varieties 30-35 size mostly $26.95-28.95, 40- 45 size $30.95-32.95, 50-55 size mostly $26.95-28.95, 60-65 size mostly $22.95-24.95, 70-75 size mostly $18.95-20.95. Extra services included.

 

Raspberries

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA DISTRICT — (29-30-30) — Movement expected to increase. Trading early fairly active, late moderate. Prices slightly lower. Flats 12 6-ounce cups with lids red mostly $18-20. Quality generally good.

 

Strawberries

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA DISTRICT — Shipments (448-420-398) — Movement expected to increase. Trading Conventional very active, Organic moderate. Prices Conventional higher, Organic generally unchanged. Flats 8 1-pound containers with lids medium mostly $9- $10. Includes palletizing and cooling. Organic flats 8 1-pound containers with lids medium mostly $10-12. Wide range in quality and condition. Some berries being diverted to freezer and/or processor. Many present shipments from previous commitments and/or prior bookings.

SANTA MARIA, CALIFORNIA DISTRICT — Shipments (152-156-143) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading Conventional active, Organic moderate. Prices Conventional higher, Organic generally unchanged. Flats 8 1-pound containers with lids medium mostly $8-10. Includes palletizing and cooling. Organic flats 8 1) —pound containers with lids medium $10-12. Wide range in quality and condition. Many berries being diverted to freezer and/or processor. Many present shipments from previous commitments and/or prior bookings.

 

Watermelons

GEORGIA — Shipments (1,079-1,640-1,218, seeded 76-72-67, seedless 1,003-1,568-1,151) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading slow. Prices lower. 24-inch bins per-pounds. red-flesh Seeded 35s In too few hands to establish a market. red-flesh seedless 36s mostly $.10-.11, 45s $.11-.13, 60s $.11-.13. Quality generally good.

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIFORNIA — Shipments (246-325-306, seedless 233-303-287, seeded 13-22-19) — Movement of Miniature expected to increase, others expected about the same. Trading Miniature very slow, others fairly slow. Prices much lower. 24-inch bins per-pound red-flesh seedless-type approximately 35 count $.16, approximately 45 and 60 counts mostly $.17-.18, Organic seedless approximately 35, 45 and 60 counts mostly $.21- $.22; Seeded-type approximately 35 and 45 counts mostly $.13-.14; Organic Seeded-type approximately 35 and 45 counts $.14. red-flesh seedless Miniature cartons 6-8s mostly $9-10, 9s $10-11; Organic 6s mostly $12-13, 8-9s mostly $12-14. Quality generally good.

TEXAS — Shipments (219-270-202, seedless 209-246-181, seeded 10-24-21) — Movement expected about the same. Available supplies light. Trading early active, late moderate. Prices much lower. 24-inch bins per-pound red-flesh seedless-type approximately 35 and 45 counts mostly $.16-.18, approximately 60 count mostly $.12-.14; red-flesh Seeded-type approximately 35 counts supplies insufficient to establish a market. Quality generally good. Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments at lower prices. Shipments include Lower Rio Grande Valley, San Antonio, Eagle Pass, Gustine, Waco, West Texas and Central Texas growing areas.

IMPERIAL AND COACHELLA VALLEYS, CALIFORNIA AND CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA — Shipments (AZ 286-191-74, Seedless 286-191-74, Seeded 0-0-0, CA 231-145-23, Seedless 225-141-23, Seeded 6-4-0) — Movement expected to decrease sharply as most shippers are finished for the season. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. Quality variable. Lighter shipments expected to continue through July 14. LAST REPORT

SOUTH CAROLINA — Shipments (110-185-150, Seeded 2-4-4, seedless 108-181-146) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading slow. Prices lower. 24-inch bins per-pound. red-flesh seedless 36s $.12-.13, 45s mostly $.12-.13, 60s $.12-.13. Quality generally good.

SOUTHEAST MISSOURI — Shipments (0-25-144, Seeded 0-1-21; seedless 0-24-123) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading slow. 24-inch bins per-pounds. red-flesh Seeded 35s $.14. red-flesh seedless 36s $.11-.13, 45s $.12- $.13, 60s $.12-.13. Quality generally good.

SOUTHWEST INDIANA AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS — Shipments (0-18-49, Seeded 0-0-5, seedless 0-18-44) — Light shipments expected to continue. Expect sufficient volume and number of shippers for first f.o.b. within 14 days.

NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (0-11-29, Seeded 0-1-3, seedless 0-10-26) — Light shipments have begun. Expect sufficient volume and number of shippers for first f.o.b. report within 3-7 days.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA — Crossings (141-61-22, Seedless 139-61-22, Seeded 2-0-0) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally as most shippers are finished for the season. Supplies insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market. Quality variable. Lighter crossings expected to continue through July 14. LAST REPORT

DELAWARE, MARYLAND, VIRGINIA — Light shipments expected to begin current week with sufficient volume and number of shippers for first f.o.b. report by week of July 15.