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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 Sept. 8-Sept. 15-Sept. 22.

Apples

YAKIMA VALLEY AND WENATCHEE DISTRICT, WASH. — 2017 CROP Shipments (440-409-314, Includes Exports 105-115-92) — Movement of 2017 crop expected to decrease. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Washington Extra Fancy carton tray pack red Delicious 72-88s $17-19, 100-113s mostly $16-18, 138s $15-17; Fuji 72-88s mostly $18-20, 100s mostly $15-17, 113s mostly $14-16; granny smith 72-80s mostly $18-22, 88s mostly $16-18, 100s mostly $15-17, 113s mostly $14-16, 125s mostly $12-14.

YAKIMA VALLEY AND WENATCHEE DISTRICT, WASH. — 2018 CROP Shipments (258-559-641, Includes Exports 39-72-107) — Movement expected to increase. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Washington Extra Fancy carton tray pack Golden Delicious 72s $26-28, 80-88s mostly $23-25, 100s mostly $20-22, 113s mostly $18- $20; Gala 64-88s mostly $22-24, 100-113s mostly $18-20, 125s $16-18; Honeycrisp 64-88s mostly $66-70.90, 100s mostly $50-54.90, 113s mostly $42- $46.90; Organic Gala 72-88s mostly $30-34, 100s $22- $26.

NEW YORK — Shipments (54-70-80) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Trading Honeycrisp cartons track pack active at slightly lower prices, others active. Prices Honeycrisp cartons tray pack slightly lower, others generally unchanged. Cartons U.S. Extra Fancy 12 3-pound film bags 2 ½-inch minimum Gala mostly $20-22; McIntosh mostly $18-20; Ginger Gold mostly $18.90-20; Honeycrisp mostly $45-48. Cartons U.S. Extra Fancy tray pack Gala 80s-88s $27-29, 100s mostly $23-26; McIntosh 80s-88s mostly $25.50-27; Ginger Gold 80s mostly $25-26, 88s mostly $25-26; Honeycrisp 80s-88s mostly $65-70.

MICHIGAN — Shipments (28-56*-76) — Movement expected to increase as the harvest is active and all packing sheds are working. Trading fairly active. Prices generally unchanged. Prices U.S. Extra Fancy cartons tray pack Gala 100s $22-23, Macintosh 88s $25-29, Honeycrisp 80s mostly $58-65, 12 3-pound film bags 2 ½-inch minimum Gala $18-22, McIntosh $17-20, Jonathan $17-19 Ginger Gold mostly $17-18, Honeycrisp mostly $40-45. *revised.

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA — Shipments (33-42-42) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices granny smith 12 3-pound film bags lower, granny smith cartons tray pack higher. Cartons U.S. Extra Fancy 12 3-pound film bags 2 ½-inch minimum granny smith mostly $18.90-20.90. Cartons U.S. Extra Fancy tray pack granny smith 80s-88s $30.90-32.90, 100s $22.90-26.90, 113s $20.90-24.90, 125s $16.90-20.95, 138s $16.90-20.95.

APPALACHIAN DISTRICT (MD-PA-VA-WV) — Shipments (29-35-38) — Movement expected about the same. Trading active. Prices slightly lower. Cartons tray pack U.S. Extra Fancy Ginger Gold 72s-88s $24.00-25, Gala 72s-88s mostly $28.00-30, 100s $28.00, Honeycrisp 72s-88s $66.00-68; cartons 12-3-pound film bags Ginger Gold mostly $21.00, Gala mostly $21.75-22, McIntosh $21.00. Rain and wet orchard conditions continue to delay harvest.

NEW ENGLAND — Shipments (3-4-6) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Too few open market sales to establish a market.

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Light movement Under way, however, late frost and hail damage during the growing season have delayed harvest. Some apples being diverted to processor. varieties include Ginger Gold and Gala. Currently, no f.o.b. is being issued.

 

Avocados

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (218-432-389) — Crossings expected to remain about the same. Trading 70s slow at slightly higher prices, others lower. Prices 70s slightly higher, 84s generally unchanged, others lower. Cartons 2-layer Hass 32 mostly $43.25-45.25, 36s mostly $42.25-44.25, 40s mostly $34.25-36.25, 48s mostly $30.25- $32.25, 60s mostly $29.25-31.25, 70s mostly $29.25-31.25, 84s mostly $20.25-22.25. Extra services included.

SOUTH DISTRICT CALIFLORNIA — Shipments (60-67-**) — Movement expected to decrease. Supply light. Trading 84a slow at higher prices. Prices 84s higher, others lower. Cartons 2-layer Hass 48s mostly $37.25-38.25, 60s mostly $34.25, 70s mostly $30.25-32.25, 84s mostly $23.25-25.25. **data unavailable. Extra services included.

SOUTH FLORIDA — Shipments (13-12*-10) — Supply light. Movement expected to increase. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. Cartons 1-layer 8-12s mostly $13-15; cartons 2-layers 24s mostly $24-26. Predominant varieties are Bernecker, Miguel and Nesbitt; few Tonnage. Quality good. *revised.

PERU — Imports — (48-41-10) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Port of entry: Philadelphia. Trading fairly slow. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons 2-layer Hass 32 and 36 size $26.25-28.25; 40 size mostly $26.25-28.25; 48 size $28.25-30.25; 60 size $28.25-30.25; and 70 size $26.25-28.25.

 

Blackberries

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA DISTRICT (14-13-12) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading early fairly slow, late slow. Prices slightly lower. Flats 12 6-ounce cups with lids Blackberries mostly $12. Wide range in quality and condition.

SANTA MARIA, CALIFORNIA DISTRICT (10-9-9) — Movement expected about the same. Trading slow. Prices Conventional slightly lower, Organic about the same. Flats 12 6-ounce cups with lids Blackberries mostly $12. Organic flats 12 6-ounce cups with lids Blackberries mostly $12. Wide range in quality and condition.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH ARIZONA, CALIFORNIA AND TEXAS — Crossings (2-4-6) — Movement expected about the same. Trading slow. Flats 12 6--ounce cups with lids Blackberries mostly $10-12. Quality and condition variable.

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS — Imports (7-3*-5) — Imports via air from Guatemala. Movement expected to remain about the same. Port of entry: South Florida. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. Cartons 12 6-ounce cups with lids Blackberries mostly $11-12. *revised.

 

Blueberries

OREGON/WASHINGTON — Shipments (25-21-13) — Movement expected to decrease sharply as most handlers have finished for the season. Remaining supplies of Controlled Atmosphere Storage fruit insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market. Light and sporadic shipments are expected to continue through the week of September 23. LAST REPORT

PERU — Shipments (2-16-10) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to increase as harvest increases. Ports of entry: Philadelphia and New York. Trading very active. Prices higher. Flats 12 1-pint cups with lids large $38-42, 12 6-ounce cups with lids large $24- 28. Wide range in quality.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH ARIZONA, CALIFORNIA AND TEXAS — Crossings (2-2-2) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Supplies insufficient to establish a market. Quality variable. The first f.o.b. report is expected to be issued by September 28.

ARGENTINA/URUGUAY — Shipments (0-0-0) — Imports via air. Movement expected to increase as harvest increases. Port of entry: Miami. The season is off to a late start. Cool weather continues to slow maturity. Expect reportable volume within the period. Current supplies are very light and in too few hands to establish a market.

 

Cantaloupes

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIFORNIA — Shipments (463-510-453) — Movement expected to decrease slightly. Trading early slow, late fairly active. Prices higher. ½ cartons 9s and 12s mostly $5.50-6; Organic 9s and 12s mostly $10.95-12.95. Oversized ½ cartons 9s (6 size) mostly $5- $5.50. Quality generally good.

 

Cranberries

ALL PRODUCTION AREAS — Harvest Under way in some production areas. FIRST REPORT.

 

Grapefruit

SOUTH AND CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA — Shipments Light — Movement expected to decrease. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Unofficial prices from trade sources 7/10-bushel cartons ruby reds Shippers First Grade 23-27s mostly $17.78-19.95, 32s mostly $18.78-20.95, 36s mostly $18.78-19.95, 40s mostly $16.78-18.95, 48s mostly $15.78-17.95, 56s $15.28-17.95. No f.o.b. report is expected to be issued due to supplies in few hands.

 

Grapes, table

KERN DISTRICT, CALIF. — Shipments (611-692-753) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading fairly slow. Prices generally unchanged. 19-pound containers bagged Scarlet Royal large- extra-large mostly $15.95-16.95, medium-large $12.95-14.95, Organic mostly $22.95; red seedless large-extra-large mostly $18.95, medium- large $15.95-16.95; Autumn King large-extra-large $16.95-18.95; red globe large-extra-large Mostly $18.95; White seedless-type large-extra- large mostly $17.95. Extra services included.

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY DISTRICT, CALIF. — Shipments (89-126-121) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading fairly slow. Prices generally unchanged. 19-pound containers bagged Scarlet Royal large-extra-large mostly $14.95-16.95, medium-large mostly $14.95; red seedless large-extra-large $16.95-18.95, medium-large $14.95-16.95; Autumn Royal large-extra-large mostly $16.95-18.95; White seedless-type large-extra-large mostly $16.95-17.95, medium-large $12.95-14.95. Extra services included.

 

Honeydews

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIFORNIA — Shipments (150-201-166) — Movement expected to decrease slightly. Trading early moderate, late fairly active. Prices 5s slightly higher, others generally unchanged. 2/3 cartons 5s and 6s mostly $5.50-6; Organic 5s and 6s mostly $8.95-9.95. Quality generally good.

 

Kiwifruit

CHILE — Imports — (13-19-5) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to decrease. Port of entry: Philadelphia. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. 9 kg (19.8-pound) containers loose Hayward 25s thru 30s mostly $16; 33s thru 39s mostly $14-15; and 42s mostly $13-14.

 

Lemons

SOUTH AND CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA — Shipments Light — Movement expected to increase. Trading fairly active at lower prices. Prices lower. 7/10-bushel cartons Shippers First Grade 75s mostly $45.80-48.80, 95-115s mostly $46.80-49.80, 140s mostly $43.80-47.80, 165-200s mostly $43.80-46.80, 235s mostly $40.80-45.80; Shippers Choice 75s mostly $37.80-40.80, 95-140s mostly $37.80-41.80, 165s mostly $37.80-40.80, 200s mostly $35.80-38.80, 235s mostly $33.80-35.80.

CHILE — Imports — (54-77-47) —Imports via boat. Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Port of entry: Philadelphia. Trading fairly slow. Prices generally unchanged. 17 kg cartons Marked Fancy 75s thru 115s mostly $38-40; 140s mostly $36-38, 165s mostly $26-28, 200s mostly $22-24.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (66-56-36) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices lower. 7/10-bushel cartons Marked Choice 75s mostly $26-28, 95-165s mostly $28-30, 200s mostly $25-27. Quality variable. Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments.

 

Limes

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (219-183-230) — Movement expected about the same. Trading 110-175s fairly active, others moderate. Prices 230-250s higher, others generally unchanged. 40-pound cartons seedless-type 110-150s mostly $18-20, 175s mostly $16-18, 200s mostly $13-15, 230s mostly $10-12, 250s mostly $8-10. Quality and condition variable.

 

Mangoes

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (50-73-31) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading early fairly active, late active. Supplies light. Prices higher. Flats 1-layer Keitt 4s mostly $5.50-6, 5s mostly $5.75-6.25, 6-10s mostly $6-6.50, 12s mostly $5.75-6.25. Quality variable.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA — Crossings (54-54-25) — Movement expected to decrease sharply. Trading active. Supplies very light. Prices higher. Cartons 1-layer Keitt 4-10s mostly $6.50, 12s mostly $6.25-6.50. Quality variable.

BRAZIL, ECUADOR and PERU — Imports (3-45*-2) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to increase. Port of entry: Philadelphia. Trading active. Prices unchanged. Flat one-layer Tommy Atkins 7s-12s $8-8.50. *revised.

 

Nectarines

CENTRAL AND SOUTH SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY — Shipments (45-35-27) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices Various White-flesh varieties lower, Various yellow-flesh varieties generally unchanged. Cartons 2-layer tray pack Various yellow-flesh varieties 40-42s mostly $18.95-20.95, 48-50s mostly $17.95-18.95. 25-pound carton loose 54-56s mostly $16.95-18.95, 60-64 size $15.95-16.95. Various White-flesh varieties 2-layer tray pack 48-50s mostly $18.95. 25-pound carton loose 60-64 size mostly $15.95-16.95, 70-72 size mostly $13.95-15.95. Extra services included. Primary varieties Honey Royal, Fire Sweet and Honeylicious.

 

Oranges

SOUTH AND CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA — Shipments Moderate — Movement expected about the same. Trading 113- 138s active for light supplies, 72-88s moderate, others fairly slow. Prices generally unchanged. 7/10-bushel cartons Valencia Shippers First Grade 48s mostly $16.80- $18.80, 56s mostly $17.80-19.80, 72s mostly $19.80-22.80, 88s $23.80-24.80, 113s mostly $28.80-29.80, 138s mostly $27.80- $29.80; Shippers Choice 48-56s mostly $14.80-16.80, 72s mostly $17.80-18.80, 88s mostly $22.80-24.80, 113s mostly $27.80-29.80, 138s mostly $27.80-28.80; Organic Shippers First Grade 56s mostly $34.80-38.80, 72-88s mostly $33.80- $37.80, 113s mostly $30.90-33.80.

CHILE — Imports — (45-73-76) —Imports via boat. Movement expected to decrease. Port of entry: Philadelphia. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons 9 3-pound bags Navel $14-16; 15 kg cartons Navel 40s thru 56s mostly $16; 64s thru 88s $14-16; and 113s mostly $18-20.

SOUTH AFRICA — Imports — (3-2-0) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to decrease. Port of entry: Philadelphia. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons 9 3-pound bags Navel $14-16; 15 kg cartons Navel 40s thru 56s mostly $16-18; 64s thru 88s $14-16.

 

Papayas

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (32-47-47) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. 30-40-pound cartons Maradol-type mostly $19-20; 30-35-pound cartons Tainung $16-18. Quality variable.

GUATEMALA — Imports (13-5*-12) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to remain about the same. Port of entry: South Florida. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. Cartons 30-35-pounds Tainung-type 8s-14s mostly $17-18. Quality generally good. *revised.

BRAZIL — Imports — (1-2*-2) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to remain about the same. Port of entry: South Florida. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. Cartons 3.5-kilogram Solo-type (Golden) 9s-12s mostly $9.50-10.50. Quality generally good. *revised.

 

Peaches

CENTRAL AND SOUTH SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY — Shipments (95-120-145) — Movement expected remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons 2-layer tray pack Various yellow-flesh varieties 40-42s mostly $17.95-18.95, 48-50s mostly $16.95-18.95. 25-pound carton loose 54-56 size $16.95-17.95, 60-64 size mostly $14.95- $16.95. Cartons 2-layer tray pack Various White-flesh varieties 48-50s $17.95-19.95. 25-pound carton loose 54-56 size mostly $16.95, 60-64s mostly $14.95-15.95. Extra services included. Primary varieties Summer Flame 29, Zee Lady and Sweet Dream.

 

Pears

YAKIMA VALLEY AND WENATCHEE DISTRICT, WASH. — 2018 CROP Shipments (60-120-112, Includes Exports 31-33-25) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices 110s and 135s lower, others generally unchanged. Cartons wrapped bartlett US One 70-80s $28-30, 90s mostly $26-28, 100s mostly $24-26, 110-120s mostly $20-22, 135s mostly $18.

NORTHERN CALIFORNIA INCLUDING SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY — Shipments (68-65-53) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices Organic bartlett generally unchanged, others lower. bartlett 40-pound cartons wrapped U.S. 1 70s $20-24, 80s $20-22, 90s $19-20, 100s $18-19, 110s $17-19, 120s $18-20. bartlett 36-pound cartons tight fill U.S. 1 90 size $17-18, 100 size $16-17, 110 size $16, 120 size $16. Bosc Golden 40-pound cartons wrapped U.S. 1 70s mostly $28, 80s mostly $26-28, 90s mostly $26, 100s mostly $24- $28, 110s mostly $24-25, 120s mostly $22-24. Organic bartlett 40-pound cartons wrapped U.S. 1 70s $32-36, 90s mostly $32-34, 100s mostly $30-32, 110s mostly $28-30.

 

Pineapples

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS — Imports (462*-361*-520) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to remain about the same. Primarily Costa Rica. PORTS OF ENTRY PHILADELPHIA. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. Cartons one-layer Golden Ripe 5s mostly $11-12, 6s mostly $11-12, 7s mostly $10- $11, 8s $9. Port of entry: South Florida. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. Cartons one-layer Golden Ripe 5s-7s mostly $11-12, 8s mostly $9-10. Port of entry: Southern California. Trading moderate. Prices lower. Cartons one-layer Golden Ripe 5s-8s mostly $9-10. Quality good. *revised.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (24-23-18) — Movement expected to increase slightly. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons 1-layer Golden Ripe 5-7s mostly $8-9, 8s mostly $8. Quality variable.

 

Plums

CENTRAL AND SOUTH SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY — Shipments (13-11-11) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading Moderate. Prices generally unchanged. 28-pound carton loose Various Black varieties 30- 35 size mostly $22.95-24.95, 40-45 size mostly $18.95-20.95, 50-55 size mostly $14.95-16.95, 60-65 size mostly $12.95-14.95, 70-75 size $10.95- $12.95. Various red varieties 40-45 size mostly $18.95-20.95, 50-55 size mostly $17.95-18.95, 60-65 size mostly $14.95-16.95. Extra services included

 

Pomegranates

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA — Shipments (0-0-3) — Supplies expected to increase seasonally as shippers begin harvesting. The first f.o.b. report is expected to be issued the week of September 30.

 

Raspberries

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA DISTRICT — Shipments (31-33-31) — Movement expected to decrease slightly. Trading fairly slow. Prices generally unchanged. Flats 12 6-ounce cups with lids red mostly $14- $16. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH ARIZONA, CALIFORNIA AND TEXAS — Crossings (4-5*-5) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Supplies insufficient to establish a market. Quality variable. The first f.o.b. report is expected to be issued by September 28. *revised

 

Strawberries

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA DISTRICT — Shipments (315-286-263) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading Organic moderate, Conventional slow. Prices Conventional slightly lower, Organic generally unchanged. Flats 8 1-pound containers with lids medium mostly $10. Includes palletizing and cooling. Organic flats 8 1--pound containers with lids medium mostly $14. Wide range in quality and condition.

SANTA MARIA, CALIFORNIA DISTRICT — Shipments (117-118-132) — Movement expected to increase. Trading Organic moderate, Conventional fairly slow. Prices Conventional slightly lower, Organic generally unchanged. Flats 8 1-pound containers with lids medium-large mostly $10-11, medium mostly $10. Includes palletizing and cooling. Organic flats 8 1-pound containers with lids medium-large and medium mostly $14. Wide range in quality and condition.

OXNARD, CALIFORNIA DISTRICT — Shipments (1-6-17) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Trading fairly slow. Flats 8 1-pound containers with lids medium-large mostly $12. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS DISTRICT — Crossings expected to begin the week of October 14. Supplies insufficient to establish a market. Quality variable. The first f.o.b. report is expected to be issued the week of October 21. FIRST REPORT.

 

Tangerines

CHILE — Imports — (126-278-309) —Imports via boat. Movement expected to remain about the same. Port of entry: Philadelphia. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. Flat cartons 10 3-pound mesh bags W. Murcott Afourer 20 size thru 32s size mostly $28.50; and 36 size $24-26.

PERU — Imports — (11-46-32) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to decrease. Ports of entry: Philadelphia and New York. Trading moderate. Prices higher. Flat cartons 10 3-pound mesh bags W. Murcott Afourer 24 size thru 32 size mostly $28-30.

 

Watermelons

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIFORNIA — Shipments (413-329-234, Seedless 404-324-231, Seeded 9-5-3) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading seedless active, Miniature fairly slow. Prices seedless slightly higher, Miniature generally unchanged. 24-inch bins per-pound red-flesh seedless-type approximately 35-60 counts mostly $.19-.20. red-flesh seedless Miniature cartons 6s and 8s $9.95-10.95; Organic 6s $12.95-14.95, 8s and 9s mostly $14.95. Quality generally good.

SOUTHWEST INDIANA AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS — Shipments (168-141-117, Seeded 7-4-3, seedless 161-137-114) — Movement expected to decrease as most growers finish the season. Trading red-flesh seedless 45s moderate, red-flesh seedless 60s fairly slow. Prices lower. 24-inch bins per-pounds. red-flesh seedless 45s mostly $.18-.19, 60s mostly $.16. Quality generally good.

MICHIGAN — Shipments (112-124-90, Seeded 4-4-2, seedless 108-120-88) — Movement expected to decrease as some growers finish for the season. Trading red-flesh seedless 45s moderate, red-flesh seedless 60s fairly slow. Prices lower. 24-inch bins per-pounds. red-flesh seedless 45s $.20, 60s $.17. Quality generally good.

TEXAS AND OKLAHOMA — Shipments (TX 168-103-76, Seedless 155-98-76, Seeded 13-5-0, OK 6-6-5) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading fairly active. Prices generally unchanged. 24-inch bins per-pound red-flesh seedless-type approximately 35 and 45 counts mostly $.18-.20, approximately 60 count mostly $.16-.18. Quality generally good. Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments at lower prices. Texas shipments include Seminole, Plains, Gustine, West Texas and Central Texas.

DELAWARE, MARYLAND, VIRGINIA — Shipments (114-84*-59, Seeded 0-1-1, seedless 114-83-58) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading fairly slow. Prices 45s lower. 24-inch bins per-pound red-flesh seedless 36s too few new sales to establish a market, 45s mostly $.20, 60s too few new sales to establish a market. Quality generally good. *revised.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA — Crossings (7-11-11) — Movement expected to increase seasonally, with additional shippers expecting to begin the week of October 7. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. Quality variable. The first f.o.b. report is expected to be issued the week of October 14.