Shipping Point Fruit Report - Phoenix, AZ
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 22-JUN-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: Sunny 76-110
Yuma,        AZ: Sunny 77-110
Bakersfield, CA: Sunny 70-102
Coachella,   CA: Sunny 76-114
El Centro,   CA: Sunny 70-112
Fresno,      CA: Sunny 66-102
Huron,       CA: Sunny 60-103
Oxnard,      CA: Partly Cloudy 57-65
Salinas,     CA: Sunny 52-71
Santa Maria, CA: Sunny 53-73
McAllen,     TX: Cloudy 77-92
San Antonio, TX: Cloudy 74-96
Culiacan, SI     MX: Cloudy 76-86
Hermosillo, SO   MX: Sunny 73-103
Morelia, MI      MX: Cloudy/Rain 52-72
Torreon, CO      MX: Cloudy/Rain 69-89
Veracruz, VE     MX: Thunderstorms 75-87
Villahermosa, TB MX: Thunderstorms 77-92
                                                                            
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

IMPERIAL AND COACHELLA VALLEYS, CALIFORNIA AND WESTERN ARIZONA                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---WATERMELONS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET SEEDLESS 35S, 45S AND 60S SLIGHTLY 
LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Most present shipments    
from prior bookings and/or previous commitments. cartons Red Flesh Seedless    
Miniature 6s 11.95-13.95  8s 11.95-13.95  11s 10.95-11.95  24 inch bins per lb 
Red Flesh Seedless Type 35s .18-.21 mostly .20-.21 45s .18-.23 mostly .21-.22  
occasional lower 60s .18-.22 mostly .18-.20 ORGANIC cartons Red Flesh Seedless 
Miniature 6s 15.95-17.95  8s 15.95-17.95  9s 15.95-17.95  11s 15.95-17.95  few 
13.95 24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seeded Type 45s   supplies insufficient to 
establish a market Red Flesh Seedless Type 45s .33-.36                         

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                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---CANTALOUPS: SUPPLY 9S HEAVY. DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra       
services included. 1/2 cartons 9s 5.00-6.95  occasional lower 12s 6.00-7.95    
mostly 6.00-7.00 occasional lower ORGANIC 1/2 cartons 9s 12.95  12s 16.95      
oversized 1/2 cartons 9s (6 size) 11.95                                        
---HONEYDEWS: DEMAND GOOD AT SLIGHTLY LOWER PRICES. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER.     
Extra services included.  Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or    
previous commitments. 2/3 cartons 5s 8.95-10.95 mostly 9.95-10.95 6s 8.95-10.95
mostly 9.95-10.95 ORGANIC 2/3 cartons 5s 16.95  6s 16.95                       
---MISC MELONS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services        
included. 2/3 cartons Casaba 5s 8.95-9.95  6s 8.95-9.95  Crenshaw 5s 10.95  6s 
10.95  Galia 5s 8.95-9.95  6s 8.95-9.95  Hami 5s 8.95-9.95  6s 8.95-9.95  Juan 
Canary 5s 8.95-9.95  6s 8.95-9.95  Orange Flesh 5s 8.95-9.95  6s 8.95-9.95     
Santa Claus 5s 8.95-9.95  6s 8.95-9.95  ORGANIC 2/3 cartons Galia 5s 16.95  6s 
16.95  Hami 5s 14.95  6s 14.95  Orange Flesh 5s 16.95  6s 16.95                

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---WATERMELONS: SUPPLY AVAILABLE VERY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. MARKET     
STEADY. Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments 
at lower price. 24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seeded Type approx 28 count      
.16-.19 mostly .16-.18 occasional lower approx 35 count .16-.19 mostly .18     
occasional lower Red Flesh Seedless Type approx 35 count .24-.30 mostly .26-.28
few .32 approx 45 count .22-.28 mostly .25-.27 few .32 approx 60 count .20-.26 
mostly .22-.24 few .28                                                         

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2017 Season                                                                    
---HONEYDEWS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET 8S ABOUT STEADY, OTHERS SLIGHTLY LOWER.  
Extra services included. 2/3 cartons 5s 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.35 occasional 
higher 6s 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.35 occasional higher 8s 6.35-7.50 mostly    
6.35-7.35                                                                      
---WATERMELONS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality
and condition. Many present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous      
commitments. 24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type approx 35 count       
.16-.18 mostly .18 approx 45 count .16-.18 mostly .18 occasional higher approx 
60 count .16-.18 mostly .18 75-80s .10-.12 mostly .10                          

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---GRAPES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SUGRAONE AND FLAME SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS   
ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in price. Many present       
shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments. 18 lb containers    
bagged Sugraone U.S. One lge 18.95-28.95 mostly 24.95-26.95 occasional lower   
med-lge 18.95-26.95 mostly 22.95-24.95 occasional higher Flame Seedless U.S.   
One lge 16.95-26.95 mostly 20.95-22.95 occasional higher and lower med-lge     
16.95-24.95 mostly 18.95-20.95 occasional higher and lower Black Seedless U.S. 
One lge 22.95-28.95 mostly 24.95-26.95 occasional higher Red Globe lge         
18.95-26.95 mostly 20.95-22.95 occasional higher med-lge 18.95-24.95 mostly    
20.95 occasional higher                                                        
---MANGOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET KENT 8S, 10-12S AND TOMMY ATKINS 6-8S, 12S 
SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  Wide range in quality and appearance.    
cartons 1 layer Kent 6s 4.50-5.00 mostly 4.75 occasional higher 7s 4.50-5.00   
mostly 4.75 occasional higher 8s 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.00-4.25 occasional higher  
9s 3.50-5.00 mostly 4.00 occasional higher 10s 3.00-4.00 mostly 3.00-3.25      
occasional lower 12s 2.50-3.50 mostly 2.75 Tommy Atkins 6s 4.00-5.25 mostly    
4.00-4.50 occasional higher 7s 4.00-5.25 mostly 4.00-4.50 occasional higher 8s 
4.00-5.00 mostly 4.00 9s 3.75-4.75 mostly 4.00 occasional higher 10s 3.00-4.50 
mostly 3.25 12s 2.25-4.00 mostly 2.50-2.75 occasional lower Ataulfo 12s        
5.00-7.00 mostly 5.00 14s 5.00-6.75 mostly 5.00 16s 4.30-6.00 mostly 4.50 18s  
3.50-4.75 mostly 3.75-4.00 occasional higher 20s 3.00-4.25 mostly 3.00-3.25 22s
3.00-4.25 mostly 3.00-3.25                                                     

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---LIMES: SUPPLY 230-250S HEAVY. DEMAND 230-250S LIGHT, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET
ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in price, quality and condition.  Some sales of       
200-250s booked open with price to be established later. 40 lb cartons Seedless
Type 110s 12.00-22.00 mostly 17.00-19.00 few 8.00 occasional higher 150s       
10.00-16.00 mostly 13.00-15.00 few 8.00 occasional higher 175s 7.00-14.00      
mostly 8.00-10.00 occasional lower 200s 6.00-9.00 mostly 6.00-8.00 occasional  
lower 230s 5.00-8.00 mostly 5.00-6.00 occasional lower 250s 4.00-7.00 mostly   
4.00-5.00                                                                      

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---PAPAYA: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality and        
condition. 30-35 lb cartons Tainung 14.00-18.00 mostly 15.00-17.00 occasional  
higher 35-40 lb cartons Maradol Type 15.00-18.00 mostly 15.00-17.00 occasional 
higher                                                                         
---PINEAPPLES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY.  cartons 1 layer golden ripe 
5s 5.00-8.00 mostly 6.00-7.00 6s 5.00-8.00 mostly 6.00-7.00 7s 5.00-8.00 mostly
6.50-7.50 8s 5.00-8.00 mostly 6.50-7.50                                        

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---MANGOES: SUPPLY KENT LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in
quality and appearance. flats 1 layer Kent 6s 4.00-5.50 mostly 4.25-4.75       
occasional higher 7s 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.25-4.75 occasional higher 8s 4.00-5.00 
mostly 4.25-4.75 occasional higher 9s 4.00-5.50 mostly 4.00-4.50 10s 3.25-4.50 
mostly 3.50-4.00 12s 3.00-4.00 mostly 3.25-3.75 Tommy Atkins 6s 4.00-5.50      
mostly 5.00-5.50 7s 4.00-5.50 mostly 5.00-5.50 8s 4.00-5.50 mostly 5.00-5.50 9s
4.00-5.00 mostly 4.50-5.00 10s 3.25-4.50 mostly 4.00-4.50 12s 3.00-4.00 mostly 
3.25-3.75 Ataulfo 12s 6.50-9.00 mostly 7.00-8.50 14s 6.00-8.00 mostly 6.00-6.50
16s 5.25-6.50 mostly 5.50-6.00 18s 4.25-5.50 mostly 5.00-5.50 20s 3.50-5.50    
mostly 4.25-4.75 22s 3.75-4.75 mostly 4.00-4.50                                

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---WATERMELONS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SEEDLESS 35S, 45S AND 60S SLIGHTLY     
LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Most present shipments    
from prior bookings and/or previous commitments. cartons Red Flesh Seedless    
Miniature 6s 12.95-13.95  8s 12.95-13.95  9s 12.95-13.95  24 inch bins per lb  
Red Flesh Seeded Type 35s .14-.19 mostly .14-.16 occasional lower 45s .14-.19  
mostly .14-.16 occasional lower Red Flesh Seedless Type 35s .20-.23 mostly     
.20-.21 occasional lower 45s .20-.24 mostly .20-.22 occasional lower 60s       
.20-.24 mostly .21-.22 occasional lower ORGANIC 24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh  
Seeded Type 35s .20  45s .20  Red Flesh Seedless Type 35s .31  45s .31  60s .31
                                                                               

SOUTH & CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---LEMONS: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide    
range in prices. 7/10 bushel cartons Shprs 1st Grade 75s 26.80-34.95 mostly    
27.80-30.80 occasional higher 95s 31.80-37.80 mostly 32.80-35.80 occasional    
higher 115s 32.80-37.80 mostly 33.80-36.80 occasional higher 140s 33.80-37.80  
mostly 34.80-37.80 occasional higher 165s 33.80-37.80 mostly 34.80-37.80       
occasional higher 200s 33.80-36.80 mostly 34.80-36.80 occasional higher 235s   
28.80-32.95 mostly 28.80-31.78 Shprs Choice 75s 20.80-26.95 mostly 21.80-24.80 
95s 23.80-28.95 mostly 24.80-26.80 115s 25.80-28.95 mostly 26.80-27.80 140s    
29.80-33.95 mostly 29.80-32.80 occasional higher 165s 31.80-34.95 mostly       
31.80-33.80 occasional higher 200s 28.80-34.80 mostly 31.80-34.80 occasional   
higher 235s 25.80-30.80 mostly 26.80-29.80 ORGANIC 7/10 bushel cartons Shprs   
1st Grade 75s 41.80-55.80 mostly 43.80-54.80 occasional higher 95s 53.80-60.80 
mostly 55.80-58.80 occasional higher 115s 55.80-63.80 mostly 55.80-60.80       
occasional higher 140s 54.80-62.80 mostly 54.80-59.80 occasional higher 165s   
52.80-62.80 mostly 52.80-58.80 Shprs Choice 95s 44.80-52.80 mostly 44.80-48.80 
occasional higher 115s 44.80-52.80 mostly 44.80-48.80 occasional higher 140s   
44.80-52.80 mostly 44.80-48.80 occasional higher                               
---ORANGES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET SHIPPERS FIRST GRADE AND CHOICE 88S     
SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons Valencia Shprs 1st  
Grade 48s 17.80-20.80 mostly 17.80-19.95 occasional higher 56s 17.80-21.95     
mostly 17.80-19.80 72s 19.80-23.78 mostly 19.80-22.80 88s 20.80-24.80 mostly   
21.80-23.80 113s 22.80-24.95 mostly 23.80-24.95 occasional higher 138s         
22.10-23.80  occasional higher Shprs Choice 48s 13.80-17.80 mostly 14.80-16.80 
occasional higher 56s 14.80-17.80 mostly 15.80-17.80 few 18.80 72s 15.80-18.80 
mostly 16.80-18.80 few 19.80 88s 18.80-22.80 mostly 19.80-21.80 113s           
20.80-24.95 mostly 21.80-23.80 occasional higher 138s 20.80-23.80 mostly       
21.80-23.80 occasional lower ORGANIC 7/10 bushel cartons Valencia Shprs 1st    
Grade 56s 24.95-26.80  72s 26.80-29.95 mostly 27.80-29.95 88s 25.95-28.80      
ocasional lower 113s 23.95-26.80  occasional higher                            

TEXAS                                                                          
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---WATERMELONS: SUPPLY AVAILABLE VERY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. MARKET     
STEADY. Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments.
24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seeded Type approx 28 count .16-.19 mostly       
.16-.18 occasional lower approx 35 count .16-.19 mostly .18 occasional lower   
Red Flesh Seedless Type approx 35 count .24-.30 mostly .26-.28 few .32 approx  
45 count .24-.30 mostly .25-.27 few .32 approx 60 count .20-.26 mostly .22-.24 
few .28