Shipping Point Onion and Potato Recap Report - Washington, DC
WASHINGTON, DC 15-APR-2019                                                                                                                            
WA_FV103                                                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
Recap of Available Shipping Point Onions and Potatoes FOB for Monday, April 15, 2019                                                                  
                                                                                                                                                      
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                                                                                             
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
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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.                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                                      
Basis of Sale Definitions:                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                                      
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - This means that the product quoted                                                                                
or sold is to be placed free on board the boat, car, or other agency of                                                                               
the through land transportation at shipping point, in "suitable shipping                                                                              
condition", and that the buyer assumes all risk of damage and delay in                                                                                
transit not caused by the seller irrespective of how the shipment is                                                                                  
billed. The buyer shall have the right of inspection at destination                                                                                   
before goods are paid for to determine if the product shipped complied                                                                                
with the terms of the contract or order at time of shipment, subject to                                                                               
the provisions covering suitable shipping conditions.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                                      
Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis - This means that the product is                                                                                
to be Delivered by the seller on board the car, truck, or on the dock if                                                                              
delivered by boat, at the market in which the buyer is located, or at                                                                                 
such other market as is agreed upon, free of any and all charges for                                                                                  
transportation or protective service. The seller assumes all risks of                                                                                 
loss or damage in transit not caused by the buyer.                                                                                                    

                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
BENTON HARBOR Shipping Point Prices as of 15-APR-2019                           
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                

AROOSTOOK COUNTY MAINE                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Supplies in few hands. Russet 
Norkotah/Other Varieties U.S. One baled 5 10-lb sacks 2" or 4 oz min 9.00-10.50
baled 10 5-lb sacks 2" or 4 oz min 10.00-11.50 mostly 10.50-11.00 Round White  
U.S. One baled 10 5-lb sacks 2" min 9.00-11.00 mostly 10.00-11.00 occasional   
lower                                                                          

CANADA (NEW BRUNSWICK) CROSSINGS THROUGH MAINE POINTS                          
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - Prices in U.S. Dollars                     
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Offerings fairly light. Russet       
Norkotah/Other Varieties U.S. No. 1 or Canada No. 1 baled 5 10-lb sacks 2" or 4
oz min 11.00-11.50  baled 10 5-lb sacks 2" or 4 oz min 12.00-12.50             

MICHIGAN                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 5    
10-lb sacks sz A 10.00-12.75  occasional lower baled 10 5-lb sacks sz A        
11.00-13.25  occasional higher and lower                                       

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 15-APR-2019                            
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

CENTRAL WISCONSIN                                                              
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY.  Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled
5 10-lb film bags sz A 8.00-10.00 mostly 9.00-9.50 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A
9.00-11.00 mostly 10.00-10.50 50 lb cartons 40s 15.00-16.00  50s 15.00-16.50   
mostly 15.00-16.00 60s 15.00-16.50 mostly 15.00-16.00 70s 15.00-16.50 mostly   
15.00-16.00 80s 13.00-15.25 mostly 14.00-15.00 90s 11.50-13.50 mostly          
12.00-13.00 100s 11.00-13.00 mostly 11.50-12.50                                

COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON & UMATILLA BASIN OREGON                              
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET RED SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS LOWER.   
Yellow Hybrid 50 lb sacks col 10.00-11.00  jbo 9.00-10.00  med 9.00-10.00  Red 
Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo 12.00-13.00 mostly 12.00 med 12.00-13.00 mostly     
12.00                                                                          
---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 5 
10-lb film bags non sz A 5.00-5.50  baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 6.00-6.50 
50 lb cartons 40s 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 occas lower 50s 13.00-15.00   
mostly 14.00 60s 13.50-15.00 mostly 15.00 occas higher 70s 13.50-15.00 mostly  
15.00 occas higher 80s 12.00-15.00 mostly 12.50-13.00 90s 10.00-11.00 mostly   
11.00 100s 10.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 10 oz min 5.50-7.00   
mostly 6.00                                                                    

FLORIDA                                                                        
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND ROUND WHITE SIZE A EXCEEDS OFFERINGS,  YELLOW TYPE GOOD,   
ROUND RED MODERATE. MARKET ROUND WHITE SIZE A FIRM, OTHERS STEADY.  Round Red  
U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 14.50-15.00  sz B 19.50-23.00 mostly 22.00-22.50   
Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 30.75-40.00 mostly 35.00-35.50 few as high as 40.75 50 lb  
sacks sz A 12.75-13.50  sz B 18.75-21.50 mostly 20.25-20.75 tote bags approx   
2000 lbs per cwt sz A 20.00-24.50 mostly 22.00-24.50 sz B 30.00-36.50 mostly   
34.50-36.50 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A 8.75-10.75 mostly 10.50-10.75 sz B       
10.75-14.75 mostly 12.75-14.75 Round White U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A         
26.50-29.00  sz B 14.00-20.00 mostly 14.00-16.50 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8"           
40.50-50.75 mostly 45.75-50.75 50 lb sacks sz A 24.75-27.50  sz B 12.50-18.50  
mostly 12.50-14.75 tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 38.00-52.00 mostly   
44.50-48.50 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A 12.75-16.75 mostly 14.75-16.75 sz B      
8.75-12.75 mostly 10.75-12.75 Yellow Type U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A          
22.75-25.50 mostly 24.50-25.50 sz B 14.00-17.50 mostly 15.50-16.00 Creamers    
3/4-1 5/8" 40.50-50.75 mostly 45.75-50.75 50 lb sacks sz A 20.75-24.00 mostly  
22.75-24.00 sz B 12.50-15.75 mostly 14.00-14.50 tote bags approx 2000 lbs per  
cwt sz A 42.00-44.50 mostly 44.00-44.50 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A 9.00-12.75   
mostly 10.75                                                                   

IDAHO AND MALHEUR COUNTY, OREGON                                               
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET REDS SLIGHTLY LOWER, YELLOW LOWER.  
Yellow Spanish Hybrid U.S. One 50 lb sacks Super Col 10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00  
col 10.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 jbo 9.00-10.00  med 8.50-10.00 mostly 9.00 Red    
Globe Type U.S. One 25 lb sacks jbo 13.00-16.00 mostly 15.00-15.50 med         
13.00-16.00 mostly 15.00-15.50                                                 

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET WHITE ABOUT STEADY, OTHERS LOWER.       
Yellow Grano 50 lb sacks col 15.00-17.00  jbo 14.00-18.00 mostly 15.00-16.00   
occas lower med 12.00-16.00  Grano - Marked Sweet 40 lb cartons jbo 18.00-22.00
mostly 20.00-22.00 White 50 lb sacks jbo 48.00-50.00 mostly 48.00 occas lower  
med 45.00-48.00  occas lower Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo 16.00  med 16.00   

MINNESOTA-NORTH DAKOTA (RED RIVER VALLEY)                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  Round Red U.S. One baled 10 5-lb 
film bags sz A 10.50-11.50 mostly 11.00 occas lower 50 lb cartons sz A         
10.50-11.50 mostly 11.00 occas lower sz B 13.00-14.50 mostly 13.00-14.00       
Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 25.00-30.00 mostly 25.00 50 lb sacks sz A 9.00-10.00 mostly
9.50-10.00 occas lower sz B 11.50-13.00 mostly 11.50-12.50 occas higher tote   
bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 15.00-17.00 mostly 16.00 occas lower sz B    
20.00-23.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 occas higher U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A 4.50-5.50
mostly 5.00 sz B 7.50-9.00 mostly 7.50-8.50 Yellow Type U.S. One baled 10 5-lb 
film bags sz A 13.00-14.50 mostly 13.00-14.00 occas higher 50 lb cartons sz A  
13.00-14.50 mostly 13.00-14.00 occas higher sz B 9.00-10.50 mostly 10.00-10.50 
occas higher Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 25.00  tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 
20.00-23.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 occas higher                                    

SAN LUIS VALLEY COLORADO                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET U.S. TWO  50 POUND SACKS HIGHER, CARTON   
50-90S LOWER, 5 POUND FILM BAGS AND BULK SLIGHTLY LOWER,. OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. 
Russet Norkotah/Other Varieties U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 7.50-8.50
mostly 8.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 8.50-9.50 mostly 9.00 50 lb cartons   
40s 12.00-13.50 mostly 13.00-13.50 occas lower 50s 13.00-14.00 mostly 13.50 60s
13.00-14.00 mostly 13.50 70s 13.00-14.00 mostly 13.50 80s 12.50-14.00 mostly   
13.00-13.50 90s 12.50-14.00 mostly 13.00-13.50 100s 12.50-14.00 mostly         
13.00-13.50 U.S. Two baled 5 10-lb film bags 6.50-7.00 mostly 7.00 occas higher
& lower 50 lb sacks 10 oz min 8.00-9.00  U.S. Coml bulk per cwt 9.50-10.00     
mostly 10.00                                                                   

UPPER VALLEY, TWIN FALLS-BURLEY DISTRICT IDAHO                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET BALES HIGHER, BURBANK CARTON 80S SLIGHTLY 
LOWER, NORKOTAH CARTON 60-100S LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  Russet Burbank U.S.
One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.00-4.50
baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 3.50-4.50 mostly 3.50-4.00 occas higher baled 
10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50 baled 10 5-lb film bags 
non sz A 4.50-5.50 mostly 4.50-5.00 occas higher 50 lb cartons 40s 12.00-15.00 
mostly 14.00 50s 13.00-15.00 mostly 14.00 60s 13.50-15.00  70s 13.50-15.00  80s
12.00-15.00 mostly 12.00 90s 8.00-11.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 occas higher 100s     
7.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6 oz min 5.50-7.00 mostly 6.50 10 oz
min 7.50-8.50 mostly 8.00 Norkotah U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb mesh  
sacks non sz A 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.00-4.50 baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A     
3.50-4.50 mostly 3.50-4.00 baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 5.00-6.00 mostly  
5.00-5.50 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 4.50-5.50 mostly 4.50-5.00 50 lb    
cartons 40s 11.50-14.00 mostly 11.50-12.00 50s 11.50-14.00 mostly 11.50-12.00  
60s 12.00-15.00 mostly 12.50-13.50 70s 12.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-13.50 80s      
11.00-13.00 mostly 12.00 90s 8.00-9.00  100s 7.00-8.50 mostly 8.00 U.S. Two 50 
lb sacks 6 oz min 5.00-6.50 mostly 5.50-6.00 10 oz min 6.00-8.00 mostly 7.00