Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Philadelphia, PA
PHILADELPHIA Terminal Prices as of 12-FEB-2019                                 
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
Phone:  (215) 551-6791     Fax:  (215) 336-0355                                
                                                                               

NA_FV056                                                                       
Weather at 7:00 a.m. Freezing Rain 32                                          
Yesterday's High 34                                                            
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES:  MARKET STEADY.  27 lb cartons MX 16.00-19.00                  
---BATATAS:  MARKET LOWER.  40 lb sacks FL 28.00-30.00                         
---BREADFRUIT:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb sacks DR 40.00                           
---CALABAZA:  MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER.  40 lb sacks CR 18.00-22.00 mostly 20.00 
45 lb cartons CR 20.00-22.00                                                   
---CAPE GOOSEBERRIES (PHYSALIS): OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons 12 3.5-oz     
baskets film wrapped CB 26.00                                                  
---CHAYOTE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  30 lb cartons CR 26.00-30.00 mostly         
27.00-28.00 35 lb containers MX Prickly Type 25.00 36 lb cartons CR Dark Green 
27.00 White 27.00                                                              
---COCONUTS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  40 lb sacks MX Dry 24s 34.00 (WHITE) 30s   
33.00 (WHITE) 65-70 lb sacks DR Dry 40s 32.00-34.00 cartons FL Water 10s 22.00 
TL Young Type 9s 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00                                      
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA):  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  4.5 kg cartons EC White   
Flesh 28.00-30.00 (YELLOW) 9s 40.00 (RED) VT Red Flesh 42.00-43.00             
---GINGER ROOT:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons BR 37.00-38.00 holdovers 27.00  
CQ 24.00-25.00                                                                 
---JACKFRUIT:  MARKET STEADY.  36-40 lb cartons MX 2 count 33.00               
---JICAMA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons/crates MX 21.00                          
---LONGAN:    25 lb cartons FL OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                
---LYCHEE:    13 lb reusable plastic containers (RPC) CQ OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT
TO QUOTE.                                                                      
---MAGUEY (AGAVE) LEAVES:  MARKET STEADY.  bundles 12s MX 21.00-22.00          
---MALANGA:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  36 lb cartons EC Blanca 46.00-49.00 mostly  
48.00 Lila 50.00-53.00 40 lb sacks DR Amarilla 64.00                           
---MAMEY SAPOTE:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons FL 87.00                       
---QUENAPAS:    25 lb cartons DR OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.              
---RAMBUTAN:    5 lb cartons HD OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.               
---SUGARCANE:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb bundles FL bchd 10s 17.00 Red bchd 10s    
OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                               
---TAMARINDO:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons MX 60.00-61.00 cartons 16 1-lb    
packages TL 63.00                                                              
---TARO:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  36 lb cartons CR Eddoes 30.00-32.00 40 lb      
cartons JM Dasheen (Coco, Islena) 71.00 40 lb sacks MX Dasheen (Coco, Islena)  
lge 24.00                                                                      
---TEPEGUAJE (GUAJE): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   20 lb containers MX 42.00             
---TOMATILLOS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb containers MX 20.00 FEW 24.00 55 lb      
containers MX 28.00-33.00 mostly 28.00-30.00                                   
---TUMERIC:  MARKET STEADY.  20 lb cartons FI Orange Type 89.00-90.00 40 lb    
mshsks JM Orange Type 75.00                                                    
---YAMPI:  MARKET STEADY.  36 lb cartons CR 58.00                              
---YAMS (NAMES):  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  40 lb cartons BR Blanca 46.00 CB Blanca
32.00 Hespino 30.00-34.00 mostly 30.00-32.00 CR Blanca 30.00 GH Blanca 67.00 JM
Yellow 57.00-60.00                                                             
---YUCA (CASSAVA):  MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER.  WAXED 36 lb cartons CR 22.00-24.00 
mostly 22.00-23.00