Shipping Point Fruit Report - Phoenix, AZ
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 12-JUL-2019                                 
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                
Phone:  (602) 514-7210     Fax:  (602) 514-7205                                 
                                                                                
Prices represent open (spot) market sales by first handlers on product of       
generally good quality and condition unless otherwise stated and may include    
promotional allowances or other incentives.  No consideration is given to       
after-sale adjustments unless otherwise stated.  Reported prices generally      
include, but are not limited to, applicable brokerage fees and commissions,     
Customs fees and duties, U.S. packaging and U.S. freight costs prior to first   
sale, paid by the shipper/seller. Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis         
excludes all charges for freight after sale.                                    
 

***CORRECTED WIRE: Updated South & Central District California, CITRUS FRUITS prices.***                                                                               


IX_FV110                                                                        
                                                                                
Phoenix,     AZ: Partly Cloudy 92-110
Yuma,        AZ: Sunny 82-113
Bakersfield, CA: Sunny 71-102
Coachella,   CA: Partly Cloudy 87-114
El Centro,   CA: Sunny 79-114
Fresno,      CA: Sunny 69-100
Huron,       CA: Sunny 64-101
Oxnard,      CA: Sunny 62-70
Salinas,     CA: Sunny 55-69
Santa Maria, CA: Sunny 56-73
McAllen,     TX: Rain 75-100
San Antonio, TX: Cloudy 75-94
Culiacan, SI     MX: Thunderstorms 79-94
Hermosillo, SO   MX: Cloudy 86-108
Morelia,  MI     MX: Rain 55-73
Torreon,  TB     MX: Partly Cloudy 70-90
Veracruz, VE     MX: Cloudy 78-87
Villahermosa, TB MX: Cloudy 78-95                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

IMPERIAL AND PALO VERDE VALLEYS, CALIFORNIA AND CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2019 Season                                                                    
---MISC MELONS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. Extra services included.   
2/3 cartons Casaba 5s   supplies insufficient and in too few hands to establish
a market. 6s   supplies insufficient and in too few hands to establish a       
market. Crenshaw 5s   supplies insufficient and in too few hands to establish a
market. 6s   supplies insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market. 
Galia 5s   supplies insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market. 6s
supplies insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market. Hami 5s      
supplies insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market. 6s   supplies
insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market. Juan Canary 5s        
supplies insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market. 6s   supplies
insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market. Orange Flesh 5s       
supplies insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market. 6s   supplies
insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market. Santa Claus 5s        
supplies insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market. 6s   supplies
insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market. Lighter shipments     
expected to continue through July 20. LAST REPORT                              

IMPERIAL VALLEY, CALIFORNIA AND CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2019 Season                                                                    
---WATERMELONS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. Extra services included. 24  
inch bins Red Flesh Seedless Type approx 35 count   supplies insufficient and  
in too few hands to establish a market. approx 45 count   supplies insufficient
and in too few hands to establish a market. approx 60 count   supplies         
insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market. ORGANIC cartons Red   
Flesh Seedless Miniature 6s   supplies insufficient and in too few hands to    
establish a market. 8s   supplies insufficient and in too few hands to         
establish a market. 9s   Lighter shipments expected to continue through July   
20. LAST REPORT                                                                

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2019 Season                                                                    
---WATERMELONS: SUPPLY AVAILABLE LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Extra  
services included. Most present shipments from prior bookins and/or previous   
commitments. 24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seeded Type approx 35 count .12-.18 
mostly .14-.16 Red Flesh Seedless Type approx 35 count .12-.18 mostly .14-.16  
occasional higher approx 45 count .12-.18 mostly .16 occasional higher approx  
60 count .14-.18 mostly .16 occasional higher                                  

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2019 Season                                                                    
---MANGOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality and
appearance. cartons 1 layer Kent 6s 3.00-4.25 mostly 3.00-3.50 occasional      
higher 7s 3.00-4.25 mostly 3.00-3.50 occasional higher 8s 3.00-4.00 mostly     
3.00-3.50 occasional higher 9s 3.00-3.75 mostly 3.00-3.25 10s 2.50-3.50 mostly 
2.75 12s 2.50-3.50 mostly 2.75 Tommy Atkins 6s 3.00-4.25 mostly 3.00-3.50      
occasional higher 7s 3.00-4.25 mostly 3.00-3.50 occasional higher 8s 3.00-4.00 
mostly 3.00-3.50 9s 3.00-3.75 mostly 3.00 10s 2.50-3.50 mostly 2.50 occasional 
higher 12s 2.50-3.50 mostly 2.50 occasional higher                             

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2018 Season                                                                    
---LIMES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in price, quality   
and condition. 40 lb cartons Seedless Type 110s 8.00-13.00 mostly 10.00-12.00  
150s 8.00-13.00 mostly 8.00-10.00 175s 8.00-11.00 mostly 8.00-10.00 200s       
7.00-10.00 mostly 7.00-9.00 230s 6.00-10.00 mostly 6.00-8.00 250s 6.00-10.00   
mostly 6.00-7.00                                                               

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---PAPAYA: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality and condition.
30-35 lb cartons Tainung 15.00-20.00 mostly 16.00-18.00 occasional higher 35-40
lb cartons Maradol Type 15.00-20.00 mostly 16.00-18.00 occasional higher       
---PINEAPPLES: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range 
in quality. cartons 1 layer golden ripe 5s 13.00-14.00  occasional higher 6s   
13.00-16.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 7s 13.00-16.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 8s 11.00-14.00
mostly 13.00-14.00                                                             

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2019 Season                                                                    
---MANGOES: SUPPLY ATAULFO VERY LIGHT. DEMAND ATAULFO MODERATE, OTHERS FAIRLY  
LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality and appearance. flats 1 layer Kent 
6s 2.75-3.50 mostly 3.00-3.50 occasional higher 7s 2.75-3.50 mostly 3.00-3.50  
occasional higher 8s 2.75-3.50 mostly 3.00 occasional higher 9s 2.75-3.50      
mostly 3.00 Tommy Atkins 6s 2.75-3.50 mostly 3.00-3.50 occasional higher 7s    
2.75-3.50 mostly 3.00-3.50 occasional higher 8s 2.75-3.50 mostly 3.00          
occasional higher 9s 2.75-3.50 mostly 3.00 10s 2.75-3.50 mostly 2.75-3.00 12s  
2.75-3.50 mostly 2.75-3.00 Ataulfo 12s 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 occasional  
lower 14s 6.00-8.00 mostly 7.00-8.00 occasional lower 16s 5.00-7.00 mostly     
6.00-7.00 occasional lower 18s 4.00-6.00 mostly 5.00-6.00 occasional lower 20s 
4.00-5.00  22s 4.00-5.00                                                       

PALO VERDE VALLEY, CALIFORNIA AND CENTRAL ARIZONA                              
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2019 Season                                                                    
---HONEYDEWS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra  
services included. REVISED DISTRICT 2/3 cartons 5s 6.00-8.00 mostly 7.00-7.95  
6s 5.00-7.00 mostly 5.50-6.50                                                  

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2019 Season                                                                    
---CANTALOUPS: DEMAND 9S FAIRLY GOOD, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.
Extra services included. 1/2 cartons 9s 7.00-7.95  occasional lower 12s        
5.00-6.50  occasional higher 15s 4.00-5.00  ORGANIC 1/2 cartons 9s 10.95-12.95 
12s 12.95-14.95  15s 9.95-11.95                                                
---HONEYDEWS: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET 8S LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra        
services included. 2/3 cartons 6s 6.00-8.45 mostly 6.00-6.95 8s 5.00-7.45      
mostly 5.00-5.50 ORGANIC 2/3 cartons 6s 12.95  8s 12.95                        
---WATERMELONS: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services included.  
cartons Red Flesh Seedless Miniature 6s 12.95-13.95  few 10.95 8s 12.95-13.95  
few 10.95 9s 12.95-13.95  few 10.95 24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seeded Type  
approx 35 count .13-.16 mostly .14-.16 few .18-.20 occasional lower Red Flesh  
Seedless Type approx 35 count .13-.16 mostly .15-.16 few .18-.20 occasional    
lower approx 45 count .13-.16 mostly .15-.16 few .18-.20 occasional lower      
ORGANIC cartons Red Flesh Seedless Miniature 6s 12.95-14.95  8s 12.95-14.95  24
inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type approx 35 count .21-.31  approx 45    
count .21-.31                                                                  

SOUTH & CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2018 Season                                                                    
---GRAPEFRUIT: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SHIPPERS CHOICE 23-27S AND 40S SLIGHTLY 
LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Varieties include Rio Red and Star Ruby. Wide range
in prices. 7/10 bushel cartons Shprs 1st Grade 23s 15.95-20.98 mostly          
16.95-19.98 occasional higher 27s 16.95-20.98 mostly 16.95-19.98 occasional    
higher 32s 14.95-18.98 mostly 15.95-18.98 36s 14.95-17.98  40s 11.95-14.98     
mostly 12.95-14.98 48s 10.95-13.98 mostly 11.95-13.98 56s 9.95-13.98 mostly    
10.95-12.98 Shprs Choice 23s 9.95-13.98 mostly 10.95-12.98 27s 10.95-13.98     
mostly 10.95-12.98 32s 11.95-14.98 mostly 11.95-13.98 36s 11.95-14.98 mostly   
12.95-13.98 40s 10.95-13.98 mostly 10.95-12.98 48s 10.50-12.98  occasional     
higher 56s 9.50-11.98                                                          
---LEMONS: SUPPLY 165S FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET SHIPPERS CHOICE
GRADE 140-200S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in prices. 7/10
bushel cartons Shprs 1st Grade 75s 18.95-24.98 mostly 18.95-22.98 occasional   
higher 95s 21.95-26.98 mostly 22.95-25.98 occasional higher 115s 23.95-27.98   
mostly 24.95-26.98 140s 31.95-35.98 mostly 31.95-34.98 165s 33.95-36.98 mostly 
33.95-35.98 200s 30.95-36.98 mostly 32.95-35.98 235s 29.95-34.98 mostly        
31.95-33.98 Shprs Choice 75s 15.95-19.98 mostly 16.95-18.98 occasional higher  
95s 17.95-22.98 mostly 17.95-21.98 115s 19.95-23.98 mostly 20.95-22.98 140s    
27.95-31.98 mostly 27.95-29.98 165s 31.95-35.98 mostly 32.95-35.98 200s        
28.95-35.98 mostly 31.95-35.98 235s 26.95-33.98 mostly 28.95-32.95 ORGANIC 7/10
bushel cartons Shprs 1st Grade 75s 60.95-68.98  occasional higher and lower 95s
67.95-80.98 mostly 67.95-78.98 115s 67.95-80.98 mostly 67.95-78.98 140s        
67.95-80.98 mostly 67.95-78.98 (organic supplies light).                       
---ORANGES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET SHIPPERS FIRST GRADE 48-72S SLIGHTLY   
LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in prices. 7/10 bushel cartons Valencia 
Shprs 1st Grade 48s 14.95-17.98 mostly 14.95-16.98 56s 14.95-17.98  72s        
14.95-17.98  88s 13.95-16.98 mostly 14.95-16.98 113s 13.95-16.98 mostly        
14.95-16.98 138s 13.95-16.98 mostly 13.95-15.98 Shprs Choice 48s 10.95-12.98   
mostly 11.95-12.98 occasional higher 56s 10.95-12.98 mostly 11.95-12.98        
occasional higher 72s 10.95-12.98 mostly 11.95-12.98 occasional higher 88s     
11.95-13.98  occasional higher and lower 113s 12.95-15.98  occasional higher   
138s 12.95-15.50 mostly 13.60-14.50 occasional higher