Shipping Point Onion and Potato Recap Report - Washington, DC
WASHINGTON, DC 16-SEP-2019                                                                                                                            
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Recap of Available Shipping Point Onions and Potatoes FOB for Monday, September 16, 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.  Reported prices generally                                                                            
include, but are not limited to, applicable brokerage fees and commissions,                                                                           
Customs fees and duties, U.S. packaging and U.S. freight costs prior to first                                                                         
sale, paid by the shipper/seller. Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis                                                                               
excludes all charges for freight after sale.                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                                      
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 16-SEP-2019                           
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                

MICHIGAN                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Nearly all harvesting curtailed due
to rain and wet fields. Yellow Globe Type master container 16 3-lb mesh sacks  
med 10.00-12.00  some prior commitments 13.00-14.00 rpkr sz 8.00-10.00  few    
prior commitments 12.00-13.00                                                  

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 16-SEP-2019                            
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

BIG LAKE AND CENTRAL MINNESOTA                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET U.S. ONE SIZE B AND U.S. TWO SIZE A       
SLIGHTY LOWER, U.S.ONE SIZE A, CREAMERS, U.S. TWO SIZE B LOWER.  Round Red U.S.
One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 16.00-17.00  occas higher 50 lb cartons sz A  
16.00-17.00  occas higher sz B 15.50-18.00  occas lower Creamers 3/4-1 5/8"    
25.00-30.00  occas higher 50 lb sacks sz A 14.50-15.50  occas higher sz B      
14.00-16.50  occas lower tote bags approx 2000 lbs sz A 26.00-28.00  occas     
higher sz B 25.00-30.00  occas lower U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A 9.00-11.50  sz B
9.00-12.00  occas higher and lower                                             

CENTRAL WISCONSIN                                                              
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET RUSSET BALED LOWER, OTHERS STEADY. Wet
fields have curtailed harvest. Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags
sz A 7.00-9.50 mostly 7.50-8.50 occas higher baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A      
8.00-10.50 mostly 8.50-9.50 occas higher 50 lb cartons 40s 18.00-22.00 mostly  
19.00-22.00 50s 18.00-22.00 mostly 19.00-22.00 60s 18.00-22.00 mostly          
19.00-22.00 70s 18.00-22.00 mostly 19.00-22.00 80s 16.00-20.00 mostly          
18.00-19.00 90s 12.00-16.00 mostly 13.00-15.00 100s 11.00-16.00 mostly         
13.00-14.00 Round Red U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 13.00-19.00 mostly 
16.00-18.00 50 lb cartons sz A 14.00-18.00 mostly 16.00 sz B 12.00-17.00 mostly
14.00-15.00 50 lb sacks sz A 13.00-17.00 mostly 15.00 sz B 11.00-16.00 mostly  
13.00-14.00 Yellow Type U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 14.00-18.00      
mostly 15.00-17.00 occas lower 50 lb cartons sz A 13.00-17.00 mostly           
15.00-16.00 occas lower 50 lb sacks sz A 12.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 occas  
lower                                                                          

COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON & UMATILLA BASIN OREGON                              
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  Yellow Hybrid 50 lb   
sacks col 7.00-8.00  occas lower jbo 6.00-7.00  occas lower med 5.00-6.00      
mostly 5.00-5.50 White 50 lb sacks jbo 10.00-12.00  occas lower med 9.00-10.00 
occas lower Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo 5.00-6.00  med 5.00-6.00 mostly     
5.00-5.50                                                                      
---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER.  Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 5  
10-lb film bags sz A 4.75-6.00 mostly 5.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A        
5.75-7.00 mostly 6.00 50 lb cartons 40s 14.00-17.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 50s     
14.00-18.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 60s 14.00-16.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 70s          
14.00-16.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 80s 12.00-14.00  90s 9.00-13.00 mostly          
10.00-11.00 100s 8.00-12.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 10 oz min   
8.00-10.50 mostly 8.00-9.00                                                    

IDAHO AND MALHEUR COUNTY, OREGON                                               
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET SUPER COLOSSAL HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT  
STEADY.  Yellow Spanish Hybrid U.S. One 50 lb sacks Super Col 11.00-12.00      
mostly 12.00 col 9.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 jbo 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.50 med         
5.00-7.00 mostly 6.00 White U.S. One 50 lb sacks jbo 11.00-14.00 mostly 12.00  
occas lower med 10.00-13.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 occas lower Red Globe Type U.S. 
One 25 lb sacks jbo 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.00 med 6.00-7.00                        

PERU IMPORTS - REPACKED AT VARIOUS EAST COAST SHIPPING POINTS                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  Yellow Granex - Marked Sweet 40
lb cartons jbo 20.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 occas lower                      

SAN LUIS VALLEY COLORADO                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Russet Norkotah/Other 
Varieties U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 8.50-9.00  baled 10 5-lb film  
bags sz A 9.00-10.00 mostly 10.00 50 lb cartons 40s 20.00  50s 20.00  60s 20.00
70s 20.00  80s 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-18.50 occas 17.00 90s 16.00-17.00      
mostly 16.00 100s 16.00-17.00 mostly 16.00                                     

UPPER VALLEY, TWIN FALLS-BURLEY DISTRICT IDAHO                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET BALES STEADY, OTHERS LOWER.  Russet       
Norkotah U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 5.00-6.00   
mostly 6.00 baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 4.50-5.50 mostly 5.50 baled 10    
5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 6.00-7.00 mostly 7.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A
5.50-6.50 mostly 6.50 50 lb cartons 40s 19.00-20.00  50s 19.00-20.00  60s      
16.00-17.00  70s 15.50-17.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 80s 12.00-14.00  90s           
10.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 100s 9.00-10.00 mostly 9.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6 oz 
min 8.00-10.00 mostly 9.00 10 oz min 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00