Shipping Point Fruit Report - Fresno, CA
FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 15-APR-2019                                  
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                
Phone:  (559) 487-5178     Fax:  (559) 487-5199                                 
                                                                                
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.                                         
                                                                                

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Fresno,      CA: Cloudy/Windy 58-75
Oxnard,      CA: Partly Cloudy 51-60
Salinas,     CA: Cloudy 50-63
Santa Maria, CA: Cloudy 51-65
McAllen,     TX: Cloudy/Windy                                                                                 
                                                                                
                                                                                

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH ARIZONA, CALIFORNIA AND TEXAS                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---BLUEBERRIES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. Includes palletizing and cooling.  
Wide range in quality. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids 14.00-18.00 mostly         
15.00-16.00 occasional higher                                                  
---MISC BERRIES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Includes          
palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. Most present     
shipments from previous commitments and/or prior bookings. flats 12 6-oz cups  
with lids Blackberries 10.00-14.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 few including previous   
commitments 16.00 occasional higher and lower                                  
---RASPBERRIES: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and     
cooling. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Red 20.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 few   
26.00 occasional higher                                                        

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---AVOCADOS: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET 36-60S ABOUT STEADY, OTHERS LOWER. Extra     
services included. cartons 2 layer Hass 32s 49.25-54.25 mostly 50.25-52.25 one 
label 60.25, occasional lower 36s 49.25-54.25 mostly 50.25-52.25 one label     
60.25, occasional lower 40s 49.25-54.25 mostly 50.25-52.25 one label 60.25,    
occasional lower 48s 49.25-54.25 mostly 50.25-52.25 one label 60.25, occasional
lower 60s 48.25-54.25 mostly 50.25-52.25 one label 60.25, occasional lower 70s 
41.25-48.25 mostly 44.25-46.25 one label 60.25 84s 24.25-30.25 mostly          
24.25-26.25 ORGANIC cartons 2 layer Hass 40s 58.25-63.25 mostly 60.25          
occasional higher 48s 58.25-63.25 mostly 60.25 occasional higher 60s           
57.25-63.25 mostly 60.25 occasional higher                                     

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing
and cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. flats 8 1-lb containers with 
lids med-lge 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 few 7.00, few including previous      
commitments 12.00, occasional higher ORGANIC flats 8 1-lb containers with lids 
med 14.00-18.00 mostly 14.00-16.00                                             

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE CALIFORNIA                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2019 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND CONVENTIONAL MODERATE, ORGANIC FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET    
ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality. flats 8 
1-lb containers with lids med-lge 8.00-10.00  few including previous           
commitments 12.00 occasional higher ORGANIC flats 8 1-lb containers with lids  
med-lge 14.00-18.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 occasional higher                       

SANTA MARIA CALIFORNIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2019 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND CONVENTIONAL MODERATE, ORGANIC FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET    
ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality and      
condition. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med-lge 8.00-10.00 mostly         
8.00-9.00 few 7.00, few including previous commitments 12.00, occasional higher
ORGANIC flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med-lge 14.00-18.00 mostly           
14.00-16.00 occasional higher                                                  

SOUTH DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2019 Season                                                                    
---AVOCADOS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. Extra services included. cartons 2 
layer Hass 32s 50.25-58.25 mostly 53.25-55.25 one label 62.25 36s 50.25-58.25  
mostly 53.25-55.25 one label 62.25 40s 50.25-58.25 mostly 53.25-55.25 one label
62.25 48s 50.25-58.25 mostly 53.25-55.25 one label 62.25 60s 48.25-58.25 mostly
50.25-52.25 one label 62.25 70s 44.25-54.25 mostly 46.25-48.25 occasional      
higher and lower 84s 26.25-32.25 mostly 26.25-28.25 occasional higher