Shipping Point Fruit Report - Phoenix, AZ
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 06-DEC-2018                                 
                                                                                
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.  Brokerage fees paid by the     
shipper are included in the price reported. Delivered Sales, Shipping Point     
Basis excludes all charges for freight.                                         
                                                                                

IX_FV110                                                                        
                                                                                
Phoenix,     AZ: Cloudy 54-60
Yuma,        AZ: Cloudy 50-60
Bakersfield, CA: Cloudy 50-54
Coachella,   CA: Rain 51-59
El Centro,   CA: Rain 47-58
Fresno,      CA: Cloudy 49-56
Huron,       CA: Partly Cloudy 47-55
Oxnard,      CA: Cloudy/Windy 51-59 
Salinas,     CA: Cloudy/Rain 49-63
Santa Maria, CA: Cloudy/Rain 52-61
McAllen,     TX: Cloudy/Windy 66-82
San Antonio, TX: Cloudy 53-62
Culiacan, SI     MX: Cloudy 64-91
Hermosillo, SO   MX: Cloudy 57-74
Morelia, MI      MX: Partly Cloudy 47-67
Torreon, TB      MX: Cloudy 50-80
Veracruz, VE     MX: Partly Cloudy 71-76
Villahermosa, TB MX: Sunny 73-83
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

CENTRAL & SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2018 Season                                                                    
---LEMONS: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in      
prices. 7/10 bushel cartons Shprs 1st Grade 75s 35.80-39.98 mostly 36.80-38.98 
few 40.98 95s 36.80-42.98 mostly 37.80-41.98 occasional lower 115s 36.80-42.98 
mostly 37.80-41.98 occasional and lower 140s 33.80-37.98 mostly 34.80-36.98    
occasional higher and lower 165s 29.80-33.98 mostly 29.80-32.98 occasional     
higher and lower 200s 25.80-30.98 mostly 26.98-29.98 occasional higher and     
lower 235s 24.80-29.98 mostly 25.80-28.98 occasional higher and lower Shprs    
Choice 75s 26.80-31.98 mostly 27.80-30.98 occasional higher and lower 95s      
27.80-32.98 mostly 28.80-31.98 occasional higher and lower 115s 27.80-32.98    
mostly 28.80-31.98 occasional higher and lower 140s 26.80-31.98 mostly         
27.80-30.98 occasional higher and lower 165s 24.80-28.98 mostly 25.80-27.98    
occasional higher and lower 200s 22.80-26.98 mostly 23.80-25.98 occasional     
higher and lower 235s 21.80-25.98 mostly 22.80-24.98 occasional higher and     
lower Uncl (Standard) 95s 16.98-20.98  occasional higher and lower 115s        
16.95-21.98  occasional higher and lower 140s 16.95-21.98  occasional higher   
and lower 165s 16.95-20.98  occasional higher and lower 200s 16.95-18.98       
occasional higher and lower ORGANIC 7/10 bushel cartons Shprs 1st Grade 75s    
32.30-46.98 mostly 35.30-44.98 occasional higher and lower 95s 35.30-46.98     
mostly 38.30-44.98 occasional higher and lower 115s 35.30-46.98 mostly         
38.30-44.98 occasional higher and lower 140s 32.30-46.98 mostly 33.30-42.98    
occasional higher and lower 165s 32.30-46.98 mostly 33.30-42.98 occasional     
higher and lower Shprs Choice 95s 25.30-36.98 mostly 27.30-36.98 occasional    
higher and lower 115s 25.30-36.98 mostly 27.30-36.98 occasional higher and     
lower 140s 25.30-36.98 mostly 27.30-36.98 occasional higher and lower          
---MISC CITRUS: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1/2
bushel cartons Satsuma Shprs 1st Grade mam 22.98-23.00  occasional lower jbo   
22.98-23.00  occasional lower lge 22.98-23.00  occasional lower med 20.00-20.98
occasional lower flat cartons 10 3-lb mesh bags Satsuma Shprs 1st Grade mam    
25.98-28.98  occasional lower jbo 25.98-28.98  occasional lower lge 25.98-28.98
occasional lower med 24.98-26.98  occasional lower                             
---ORANGES: SUPPLY 48-72S LIGHT, 88S MODERATE, 113-138S FAIRLY HEAVY. DEMAND   
MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons Navel Shprs 1st Grade 48s  
22.95-24.98 mostly 23.95-24.98 occasional higher 56s 22.95-24.98 mostly        
23.95-24.98 occasional higher 72s 19.95-22.98 mostly 20.95-22.98 occasional    
higher 88s 15.95-18.98 mostly 15.95-17.98 113s 10.95-13.98 mostly 11.95-13.98  
occasional higher 138s 9.00-11.98 mostly 9.95-11.98 few 12.10-12.98 occasional 
higher Shprs Choice 48s 16.95-19.98 mostly 17.95-19.98 56s 16.95-19.98 mostly  
17.95-19.98 72s 15.95-18.98 mostly 16.95-18.98 88s 14.50-17.50 mostly          
14.50-16.50 113s 10.50-13.50 mostly 11.50-13.50 occasional lower 138s          
8.95-11.50 mostly 9.00-11.50 few 12.00-12.50 ORGANIC 7/10 bushel cartons Navel 
Shprs 1st Grade 72s 41.98-42.30  88s 40.30-40.98  113s 36.30-37.98  138s       
30.30-33.98  Shprs Choice 72s 32.30-35.98  88s 32.30-34.98  113s 31.30-32.98   
138s 28.30-30.98                                                               

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2018 Season                                                                    
---GRAPEFRUIT: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included. 7/10   
bushel cartons Marked Rio Star Texas Fancy 23s 24.50-26.00  27s 24.50-26.00    
32s 22.50-24.00  36s 18.00-20.50  occasional higher 40s 16.00-17.50  48s       
15.00-16.00  56s 14.00-15.00  Texas Choice 23s 18.25-22.00  27s 18.25-22.00    
32s 16.25-19.00  36s 16.25-19.00  40s 14.25-15.00  48s 14.00-15.00  56s        
12.00-13.00                                                                    
---ORANGES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Extra services       
included. 7/10 bushel cartons Early Varieties U.S. Combination 64s 16.00-18.00 
72s 16.00-18.00  88s 19.00-20.00  113s 20.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-24.00 138s     
20.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 Texas Choice 64s 12.25-16.00 mostly 12.25-15.00 
72s 13.25-16.00 mostly 13.25-15.00 88s 16.25-19.00 mostly 16.25-18.00 113s     
19.00-21.00  138s 16.25-22.00 mostly 16.25-19.00                               

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---CANTALOUPS: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.      
Quality variable. 1/2 cartons 9s 20.95-21.95  occasional higher and lower 12s  
20.95-21.95  occasional higher and lower 15s 14.95-16.95 mostly 14.95          
occasional higher                                                              
---HONEYDEWS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.   
Quality variable. 2/3 cartons 4s 7.00-9.35 mostly 7.00-7.35 occasional higher  
5s 8.95-10.45 mostly 8.95-9.35 occasional higher 6s 8.95-10.45 mostly 8.95-9.35
occasional higher 8s 7.35-9.35 mostly 7.35-8.00 occasional higher 9s 5.00-7.35 
mostly 5.00-6.00 occasional higher                                             
---WATERMELONS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality 
and condition. Many present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous      
commitments at lower prices. cartons Red Flesh Seedless Miniature 6s 8.95-10.95
mostly 10.00-10.50 occasional lower 8s 10.95-13.95 mostly 12.00-12.50          
occasional lower 9s 10.95-13.95 mostly 12.00-12.50 occasional lower 11s        
7.95-10.95 mostly 9.95 per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type 4s .28-.30  few .26      
occasional higher 5s .28-.30  few .26 occasional higher 6s .18-.20  few .22    
occasional higher 24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type approx 35 count  
.26-.28  approx 45 count .26-.28  approx 60 count .16-.18  few .20 occasional  
higher 75-80s .08-.10                                                          

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2018 Season                                                                    
---LEMONS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT AND HELD IN FEW HANDS. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET    
ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality and price. Most present shipments from     
prior bookings and/or previous commitments. 7/10 bushel cartons Marked Choice  
95s 18.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-24.00 few 26.00 115s 18.00-24.00 mostly           
22.00-24.00 few 26.00 140s 18.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-24.00 few 26.00 165s       
18.00-24.00 mostly 21.00-23.00 few 26.00 200s 16.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-22.00   
few 26.00                                                                      
---LIMES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in price, quality and  
condition. Some sales shipped open with price to be established later. 40 lb   
cartons Seedless Type 110s 6.00-8.00 mostly 6.00-7.00 few 9.00 occasional lower
150s 6.00-8.00 mostly 6.00-7.00 few 9.00 occasional lower 175s 6.00-9.00 mostly
6.00-8.00 few 9.00 occasional lower 200s 6.00-9.00 mostly 6.00-8.00 few 10.00  
230s 6.00-9.00 mostly 6.00-8.00 few 10.00 250s 6.00-7.00  occasional higher    

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 15.00-16.00  35-40 lb cartons Maradol Type 14.00-17.00
mostly 14.00-16.00                                                             
---PINEAPPLES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in 
quality. cartons 1 layer golden ripe 5s 5.00-7.00 mostly 5.00-6.00 6s 5.00-7.00
mostly 5.00-6.00 7s 5.00-7.00 mostly 5.00-6.00 8s 4.50-7.00 mostly 4.50-6.00