Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Boston, MA
BOSTON Terminal Prices as of 13-SEP-2017                                       
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
Phone:  (617) 387-4498     Fax:  (617) 389-1387                                
                                                                               

BH_FV056                                                                       
Weather at 7:00am  Partly Cloudy    65    Yesterday's high      86             
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES:  MARKET  ABOUT STEADY.  10 lb cartons MX 17.00                 
---BANANA FLOWERS:  MARKET  ABOUT STEADY.  35-40 lb containers MX 38.00-42.00  
mostly 42.00                                                                   
---BATATAS:  MARKET  ABOUT STEADY.  40 lb cartons FL jbo 16.00 lge 16.00-18.00 
mostly 16.00                                                                   
---BREADFRUIT: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   40 lb cartons DR 50.00 JM 50.00         
---CALABAZA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   50 lb cartons PN 21.00-24.00 mostly 24.00 50 lb
sacks CR 16.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 PN 19.00-24.00 mostly 24.00            
---CHAYOTE: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons CR 60s 20.00-23.00 mostly 21.00   
Dark Green 60s 25.00-28.00 mostly 26.00 MX 60s 16.00 cartons CR 24s 11.00-12.00
mostly 11.00                                                                   
---COCONUTS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons DR Dry 24s 33.00-40.00 mostly      
33.00-38.00 Local Repack Water 10s 18.00-21.00 mostly 20.00 Dry 24s 40.00-42.00
mostly 42.00 40 lb sacks FL Water 10s 22.00-24.00 mostly 22.00 65-70 lb sacks  
DR Dry 40s 46.00-55.00 mostly 46.00 cartons TL Young Type 9s 22.00-26.00 mostly
22.00-23.00                                                                    
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons FL White Flesh  
8s 25.00 VN White Flesh 8s 40.00 Red Flesh 8s 47.00                            
---DURIAN: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   miscellaneous containers TL 175.00-180.00 mostly 
175.00 Mostly 33lb containers                                                  
---GINGER ROOT:  MARKET  ABOUT STEADY.  30 lb cartons BR 43.00-48.00 mostly    
48.00 CQ 48.00-53.00 mostly 50.00 occas higher 10 lb cartons Repacked Local and
Enroute 20.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 5 lb cartons Repacked Local and Enroute 
8.00-12.00 mostly 8.00-9.00                                                    
---JACKFRUIT: OFFERINGS  LIGHT.   36-40 lb cartons per lb MX 2 count 1.00-1.50 
mostly 1.10                                                                    
---JICAMA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   20 lb cartons MX 16.00-18.00 mostly 18.00 38-40  
lb containers MX 22.00-28.00 mostly 25.00-26.00                                
---LONGAN: OFFERINGS  VERY LIGHT.   10 lb cartons per lb FL 3.50-5.00 mostly   
4.50-5.00 one label 20 lb cartons FL 70.00 one label 3/4 bushel cartons VN     
82.00 one label                                                                
---LYCHEE: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   10 lb cartons MX med 25.00-26.00 one label  
13 lb containers CQ med 40.00 one label                                        
---MALANGA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   36 lb cartons CR Blanca med 30.00-38.00 mostly  
34.00 40 lb cartons CR Lila med 34.00-42.00 mostly 40.00-42.00 EC Blanca med   
30.00-38.00 mostly 34.00 Lila med 34.00-42.00 mostly 40.00                     
---MAMEY SAPOTE: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   25 lb cartons FL 36.00-40.00 mostly        
38.00-40.00 PR 36.00-45.00 mostly 45.00                                        
---MANGOSTEEN: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.   cartons 7 2.2 lb mesh bags TL
no offerings                                                                   
---QUENAPAS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   25 lb cartons PR AIR no offerings 30 lb   
cartons DR AIR 45.00 Few                                                       
---RAMBUTAN: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.   5 lb cartons GU offerings      
insufficient to quote                                                          
---SUGARCANE:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb bundles FL each flmwrpd 20.00-22.00 mostly
22.00 Peeled Bag 34.00 Red each flmwrpd 20.00-24.00 mostly 22.00               
---TARO:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons EC Eddoes med 28.00-34.00 mostly       
28.00-29.00 HD Eddoes med 28.00-34.00 mostly 34.00 40 lb cartons CR Eddoes med 
28.00-34.00 mostly 34.00 40 lb sacks CQ Eddoes med 40.00 MX Dasheen (Coco,     
Islena) lge 15.00 45 lb sacks DR Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 32.00-35.00 mostly 
32.00 MX Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 17.00-18.00 mostly 17.00                   
---TOMATILLOS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  10 lb cartons MX 12.00-16.00 mostly 14.00
Local Repack 12.00-16.00 mostly 14.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons Local Repack        
30.00-36.00 mostly 35.00                                                       
---TUMERIC: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb cartons JM Orange Type 85.00-90.00 mostly 
85.00 one label best 10 lb cartons JM Orange Type 27.00 cartons/crates per lb  
FI Orange Type 8.00 30lb carton 200.00 JM Orange Type 2.70-3.00 mostly 3.00    
---YAMPI:  MARKET STEADY.  36 lb cartons CR 66.00-68.00 mostly 68.00           
---YAMS (NAMES):  MARKET STEADY.  36 lb cartons CB Blanca 30.00-34.00 mostly   
34.00 Hespino 25.00-26.00 mostly 26.00 Diamante 26.00 CR Blanca 30.00-34.00    
mostly 34.00 40 lb cartons MX Blanca 28.00-34.00 mostly 32.00-34.00 45 lb      
cartons JM Yellow 65.00-68.00 mostly 68.00                                     
---YUCA (CASSAVA):  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  WAXED 36 lb cartons CR med-lge       
20.00-24.00 mostly 21.00                                                       

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MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---GINGER ROOT: 30 lb cartons PE 40.00-43.00 mostly 40.00 Few 10 lb cartons    
Local Repack 16.00