Wholesale Market Fruit Report - Philadelphia, PA
PHILADELPHIA Terminal Prices as of 15-MAR-2019                                 
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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NA_FV010                                                                       
Weather at 7:00 a.m. Overcast 59                                               
Yesterday's High 68                                                            
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
---CLEMENTINES:  MARKET STEADY.  flat cartons 10 3-lb mesh bags CA 32 sz 35.00 
MR 28 sz fr cond 15.00-16.00 32 sz fr cond 15.00-16.00                         
---GRAPEFRUIT:  MARKET STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons MX Red 23s 20.00 27s 20.00 
TX Texas Fancy Red 23s 29.50-32.50 32s 27.50-28.50 40s 22.50-23.50 48s         
17.50-18.50 56s 14.50-15.50 Texas Choice Red 23s 28.00 27s 28.00 32s           
25.00-26.00 40s 20.00-22.00 48s 17.00-18.00 56s 15.00 4/5 bushel cartons FL    
U.S. One Red 27s fr appear 15.00-16.00 32s fr appear 15.00-16.00 36s           
18.00-20.00 40s 16.00-17.00 48s 14.00-22.00 mostly 14.00-18.00 56s 13.00-17.00 
mostly 13.00-16.00 SOME 12.00 8 5-lb mesh sacks FL U.S. One Red 29.00          
---LEMONS:  MARKET STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade 75s 20.00   
95s 28.00 115s 28.00 140s 28.00-30.00 200s 28.00-34.50 28.00 ONE LABEL 41.00   
Shprs Choice 75s 18.00-20.00 95s 22.50-28.00 115s 22.00-28.00 mostly           
22.00-24.00 140s 22.00-28.00 mostly 22.00-24.00 165s 30.00-37.50 mostly        
30.00-32.00 200s 34.00-38.00                                                   
---LIMES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  10 lb cartons MX Seedless Type 36s 15.00 42s  
15.00 48s 14.00-15.00 54s 15.00 40 lb cartons MX Seedless Type 150s 50.00-52.00
SOME 56.00 175s 50.00-56.00 mostly 52.00-56.00 200s 50.00-56.00 mostly         
52.00-55.00                                                                    
---MISC CITRUS:  MARKET STEADY.  1/2 cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade Blood Orange   
81s 14.00 4/5 bushel cartons DR Sour Orange 23.00                              
---ORANGES:  MARKET STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade Navel 36s  
29.00 48s 34.00-34.50 56s 32.00-34.50 72s 26.00-30.50 88s 19.00-24.50 mostly   
19.00-22.50 SOME 18.00 113s 16.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 138s 21.00-21.50 Cara Cara
56s 26.00-27.50 72s 27.00-27.50 88s 27.00-27.50 Shprs Choice Navel 40s 15.50   
48s 15.50-23.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 56s 15.50-18.00 88s 15.50-17.00 some 22.00  
113s 15.00-17.00 mostly 16.00 138s 12.00-13.00 4/5 bushel cartons FL U.S. No. 1
Valencia 80s 20.00-22.00 100s 18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 cartons 10 4-lb   
film bags FL U.S. No. 1 Valencia 80 size 22.00                                 
---TANGELOS:  MARKET STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs Choice Minneola 48s 
29.00-29.50 100s 17.00-18.00 125s 16.00-17.00 mostly 16.00                     
---TANGERINES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 kg cartons IS 48s 15.00-18.00 50s         
15.00-18.00                                                                    

BERRIES                                                                        
---BLUEBERRIES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt cups with lids CL med-lge 
22.00 fr cond 12.00-15.00 ord cond 5.00-8.00 flats 12 6-oz cups with lids PE   
med-lge ord cond 3.00-4.00                                                     
---CRANBERRIES: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                               
---MISC BERRIES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   flats 12 6-oz cups with lids MX            
Blackberries lge 16.00 ord cond 3.00-4.00 poor cond .50 SOME UNSALEABLE        
---RASPBERRIES:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 12 6-oz cups with lids MX Red lge 24.00 
---STRAWBERRIES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  flats 8 1-lb containers with lids CA   
med-lge ord cond 2.00 FL med-lge 16.00 fr cond 10.00-12.00                     

MELONS                                                                         
---CANTALOUPS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1/2 cartons GU 9s 12.00-14.00 mostly     
13.00 12s 12.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-15.00 HD 9s 14.00 12s 14.00 oversized 1/2   
cartons CR 9s (6 size) 15.00 GU 9s (6 size) 15.00-16.00 HD 9s (6 size) 14.00   
---HONEYDEWS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  2/3 cartons GU 5s 14.00 6s 13.00-14.00    
mostly 14.00 8s 15.00 HD 5s 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00 6s 12.00-13.00 mostly     
12.00 MX 5s 12.00 (FEW SALES) 6s 12.00 (FEW SALES)                             
---MISC MELONS: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                               
---WATERMELONS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons per carton MX Red Flesh Seedless
Type 4s 30.00-32.00 5s 30.00                                                   

NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
---APPLES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons tray pack NY U.S. ExFcy Mcintosh 80s 25.00 
88s 25.00 U.S. One Mcintosh 80s 18.00 88s 18.00 PA U.S. Fcy Red Delicious 72s  
14.00-15.00 80s 14.00-15.00 88s 14.00-15.00 Fuji 72s 16.00-18.00 80s           
16.00-18.00 88s 16.00-18.00 WA WAExFcy Red Delicious 56s 32.00-32.50 72s       
28.50-34.50 80s 30.50-34.50 88s 27.50-34.50 mostly 32.00 100s 31.00 125s       
32.50-34.50 Golden Delicious 56s 33.00-33.50 88s 38.00 100s 36.00-38.50 Fuji   
48s fineappear 40.00-40.50 56s 36.00-38.50 80s 34.00 fineappear 40.00-40.50 88s
35.00-36.50 100s 38.00-38.50 Granny Smith 72s 42.00-42.50 80s 44.00-44.50 88s  
44.00-44.50 fineappear 56.00-56.50 100s 41.00-43.50 fineappear 46.00-46.50 Gala
80s 35.00 fineappear 44.00-44.50 88s 34.00-38.50 fineappear 40.00-40.50 100s   
36.00-38.50 Braeburn 80s 36.50 88s 36.00-38.00 Jonagold 88s 34.00-34.50        
Ambrosia 64s 30.00-30.50 Honeycrisp 72s fineappear 48.00-48.50 80s 36.00 88s   
fineappear 48.00-48.50 Pink Lady/Cripps Pink 88s 36.00 U.S. ExFcy Golden       
Delicious 56s 38.00-38.50 Granny Smith 80s 38.00-38.50 88s 38.00-38.50 U.S. One
Honeycrisp 88s 26.00-28.00 cartons 12 3-lb film bags NY U.S. ExFcy Gala 2 1/4" 
min 21.00 Mcintosh 2 1/2" min 21.00 WA WAExFcy Granny Smith 2 1/2" min         
40.00-40.50 Gala 2 1/2" min 30.00-30.50                                        
---AVOCADOS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons 2 layer DR Various Greenskin       
Varieties 16s 38.00 20s 37.00-38.00 24s 38.00 MX Hass 48s 30.00-34.00 mostly   
32.00 ONE LABEL 36.00 60s 32.00-36.00 mostly 32.00-34.00                       
---BANANAS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CR 17.00 GU 17.00 sml fr qual 13.00 
HD sml fr qual 14.00 40 lb cartons bagged CR 17.00 40 lb cartons containerized 
HD 17.00 15 lb cartons EC Baby 12.00 cartons institutional pack CR petite 16.50
---CHERRIES: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                  
---FRUITS OTHER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons 1 layer FL Carambola - Star Fruit 20s
32.00-34.00 25s 32.00-34.00 5 kg cartons CQ Apple Pears 8s 16.00 18 kg cartons 
tray pack wrapped CQ Apple Pears Yali 80s 38.00 16 lb cartons MX Guava 24.00   
3/4 bushel cartons FL Guava 46.00 (THAI TYPE) fr qual 30.00 (THAI TYPE) cartons
16 1-lb containers with lids MX Guava 28.00-30.00                              
---GRAPES:  MARKET STEADY.  18 lb cartons CL Thompson Seedless amber smlr sz   
32.00-34.00 18 lb containers bagged CL Thompson Seedless med-lge 20.00-24.00   
mostly 22.00 med 18.00-20.00 Crimson Seedless med-lge 22.00-24.00 med          
20.00-22.00 SOME 18.00 Red Seedless jbo 28.00 exlge 26.00 Black Seedless       
med-lge 20.00-22.00 mostly 20.00 SOME 19.00 Queen med 18.00-22.00 mostly       
18.00-19.00 Sweet Celebration jbo 26.00 PE Sugraone lge-exlge 24.00-25.00 lge  
22.00-24.00 med-lge 18.00-20.00 fr cond 10.00-14.00 Crimson Seedless med       
20.00-21.00 Red Globe jbo 16.00-18.00                                          
---KIWIFRUIT:  MARKET STEADY.  9 kg (19.8 lb) containers loose GR Hayward 27 sz
27.00 39 sz 27.00 IT Hayward 33 sz 28.00                                       
---MANGOES:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 1 layer BR Tommy Atkins 7s 9.00-9.50 8s     
9.00-10.00 9s 9.00-10.00 CR Tommy Atkins 7s 9.00-9.50 8s 9.00-9.50 9s 9.00-9.50
NI Tommy Atkins 10s 10.00 PE Kent 5s 10.00 6s 10.00 cartons 1 layer MX Tommy   
Atkins 8s 8.50 Ataulfo 14s 9.00-10.00 mostly 9.50-10.00 16s 8.00-9.50 mostly   
9.00-9.50 18s 7.00-8.00                                                        
---NECTARINES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons 2 layer tray pack CL Various Yellow    
Flesh Varieties 30s 16.00 fr cond 14.00 36s 23.00 (FEW SALES) 48s 12.00-14.00  
52s 22.00 Various White Flesh Varieties 40s 16.00-18.00 SOME 15.00 48s 16.00   
50s 12.00-14.00 marked treeripe CL Various Yellow Flesh Varieties 40s 16.00 9  
kg containers loose CL Various Yellow Flesh Varieties 50 sz 12.00-14.00 60 sz  
12.00-14.00                                                                    
---PAPAYA:  MARKET STEADY.  3.5 kg containers BR Solo Type Golden 9s 13.00     
35-40 lb cartons FL Green Cooking Type 21.00 MX Maradol Type 25.00-26.00       
---PEACHES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons 2 layer tray pack CL Various Yellow Flesh 
Varieties 30s 16.00 40s 16.00 48s 15.00-16.00 Various White Flesh Varieties 48s
16.00-18.00 50s 14.00-15.00 9 kg containers CL Various Yellow Flesh Varieties  
60 sz 16.00                                                                    
---PEARS:  MARKET STEADY.  4/5 bushel cartons wrapped WA U.S. One D'Anjou 70s  
28.00-36.50 mostly 28.00-32.00 80s 28.00-34.50 mostly 28.00-30.00 90s          
28.00-34.50 mostly 28.00-30.00 100s 30.00 Bosc 70s 34.00-34.50 80s 34.50-37.00 
90s 30.00-30.50 100s 36.00 2/5 bushel cartons wrapped WA U.S. One Red D'Anjou  
35s 22.00-24.00 40s 22.00-22.50 Forelle 80s 33.00 Seckel 75s 28.00 18 kg       
containers tray pack wrapped CL Bartlett 70s 38.00-38.50 90s 36.00-36.50 100s  
34.00-34.50                                                                    
---PERSIMMONS: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT QUOTE.                                   
---PINEAPPLES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons 1 layer CR golden ripe 5s 9.00 GU
golden ripe 5s 9.00-10.00 6s 9.00-10.50 mostly 9.50-10.00 7s 9.50-10.50 HD     
golden ripe 6s 9.00 9s 9.00 MX golden ripe 6s 9.00-10.00 mostly 10.00 7s       
9.00-10.00 mostly 10.00                                                        
---PLANTAINS:  MARKET STEADY.  50 lb cartons EC Green 21.00-23.00 mostly       
21.00-22.00 Yellow 24.00-25.00 mostly 24.00                                    
---PLUMS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons 2 layer tray pack CL Angeleno 30s           
16.00-18.00 Friar 52s 12.00-14.00 Larry Anne 48s 20.00 Marked Red Plum 30s     
18.00 40s 12.00-14.00 52s 12.00-14.00 Marked Lemon Plum 52s 20.00-22.00 60s    
16.00 9 kg containers CL Autumn Pride 68 sz 14.00 Fortune 65 sz 12.00-14.00    
Friar 70 sz 12.00-14.00 Larry Anne 70 sz 15.00-16.00 Pink Delight 60 sz 16.00  
cartons 2 layer tray pack CL Interspecific Type Black Kat 40s 22.00 50s 20.00 9
kg containers loose CL Interspecific Type Black Kat 70 sz 12.00-14.00          

ORGANIC                                                                        

BERRIES                                                                        
---STRAWBERRIES: flats 4 2-lb containers with lids CA med-lge fr cond          
8.00-10.00 MX lge 14.00                                                        

NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
---FRUITS OTHER: cartons 24 8-oz cups TU Dates 36.00