Shipping Point Fruit Report - Phoenix, AZ
USDA - Wed Jan 03, 5:27PM CST
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 03-JAN-2018                                 
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                
Phone:  (602) 514-7210     Fax:  (602) 514-7215                                 
                                                                                
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: Partly Cloudy 48-77
Yuma,        AZ: Cloudy 54-72
Bakersfield, CA: Cloudy 44-70
Coachella,   CA: Cloudy 49-75
El Centro,   CA: Cloudy 49-73
Fresno,      CA: Cloudy 44-67
Huron,       CA: Cloudy 39-66
Oxnard,      CA: Cloudy 48-65
Salinas,     CA: Rain 48-64
Santa Maria, CA: Rain 46-68
McAllen,     TX: Partly Cloudy 35-52
San Antonio, TX: Partly Cloudy 22-53
Culiacan, SI     MX: Cloudy 60-88
Hermosillo, SO   MX: Cloudy 62-84
Morelia, MI      MX: Partly Cloudy 45-70
Torreon, CO      MX: Cloudy 39-56
Veracruz, VE     MX: Rain/Wind 64-69
Villahermosa, TB MX: Rain 65-73                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

CENTRAL & SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---LEMONS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons Shprs 1st
Grade 75s 36.78-38.95 mostly 38.78-38.95 95s 38.80-41.80 mostly 38.80-39.80    
115s 37.80-39.80 mostly 38.95-39.80 140s 36.80-39.80 mostly 37.95-39.80 165s   
34.78-36.95  200s 32.05-36.95 mostly 32.78-34.80 235s 27.80-32.95 mostly       
29.78-30.05 Shprs Choice 75s 28.78-34.80 mostly 29.80-32.05 95s 32.80-35.05    
mostly 33.80-35.05 115s 32.80-35.80 mostly 33.80-35.05 140s 32.80-36.80 mostly 
33.95-36.80 165s 32.80-34.95  200s 29.80-33.95 mostly 30.80-31.80 235s         
25.80-30.95 mostly 27.80-29.05 ORGANIC 7/10 bushel cartons Shprs 1st Grade 95s 
35.00-56.78  occasional lower 115s 35.00-56.78  occasional lower 140s          
35.00-56.78  occasional lower                                                  
---ORANGES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons Navel   
Shprs 1st Grade 40s 16.80-19.95  occasional higher 48s 19.80-22.80 mostly      
20.78-21.95 56s 19.80-22.80 mostly 20.78-21.95 72s 20.75-22.95 mostly          
21.80-22.95 88s 18.75-24.95 mostly 21.78-22.80 113s 18.75-25.95 mostly         
20.78-21.80 138s 17.75-25.95 mostly 19.78-20.80 Shprs Choice 40s 15.80-17.95   
mostly 16.78-17.95 occasional higher 48s 17.78-19.80 mostly 17.78-17.95        
occasional higher 56s 17.78-19.80 mostly 17.78-17.95 occasional higher 72s     
17.75-21.95 mostly 18.78-18.80 88s 16.75-23.95 mostly 19.78-19.80 113s         
16.75-24.95 mostly 18.80-19.80 138s 15.75-24.95 mostly 17.80-19.80 ORGANIC 7/10
bushel cartons Navel Shprs 1st Grade 56s 26.95-37.78  72s 26.95-37.78  88s     
26.95-37.78                                                                    

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---GRAPEFRUIT: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included.     
Shipments slowed by transportation conditions. 7/10 bushel cartons Marked Rio  
Star Texas Fancy 23s 15.35-18.95  27s 15.35-18.95  32s 15.35-18.95  36s        
18.35-19.95  40s 16.35-16.95  48s 15.35-15.95  56s 14.95-15.35  Texas Choice   
23s 14.10-17.95  27s 14.10-17.95  32s 14.10-17.95  36s 14.10-18.95  40s        
13.10-13.95  48s 13.10-13.95  56s 12.95-13.10                                  
---ORANGES: SUPPLY NAVELS LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Extra      
services included. Shipments slowed by transportation conditions. 7/10 bushel  
cartons Navel U.S. Combination 48s 13.35-14.95  56s 14.35-18.95  64s           
14.35-19.95  72s 16.35-20.00  one label 24.95 88s 18.35-20.00  one label 24.95 
113s 20.35-22.00  one label 27.95 138s 19.35-21.00  one label 27.95 Texas      
Choice 48s 12.25-13.95  56s 12.25-17.95 mostly 12.25-14.00 64s 12.25-18.95     
mostly 12.25-14.00 72s 12.25-14.00  one label 23.95 88s 16.25-18.00  one label 
23.95 113s 18.25-20.00  one label 26.95 138s 16.25-18.00  one label 26.95 Early
Varieties U.S. Combination 48s 11.95-14.95  56s 14.35-18.95  occasional higher 
64s 14.35-19.95  occasional higher 72s 16.35-20.00  one label 24.95 88s        
18.35-20.00  one label 24.95 113s 20.35-22.00  one label 27.95 138s 19.35-21.00
one label 27.95 Texas Choice 48s 12.25-13.95  56s 12.25-17.95 mostly           
12.25-14.00 64s 12.25-18.95 mostly 12.25-14.00 72s 12.25-14.00  label 23.95 88s
16.25-18.00  label 23.95 113s 18.25-20.00  label 26.95 138s 16.25-18.00  label 
26.95                                                                          

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---GRAPEFRUIT: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services        
included. 7/10 bushel cartons Flame No Grade Marks 27s 11.00-12.00  32s        
11.00-12.00  36s 12.00  40s 12.00                                              
---ORANGES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services    
included. 7/10 bushel cartons Early Varieties No Grade Marks 72s 11.00-14.00   
mostly 11.00-12.50 one label 16.00 88s 11.00-13.00 mostly 11.00-12.50 one label
16.00 113s 12.00-13.50 mostly 12.00 one label 16.00 138s 10.00-12.50           

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2017 Season                                                                    
---HONEYDEWS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services         
included. Shipments slowed by transportation conditions. 2/3 cartons 5s        
5.00-6.50 mostly 5.50-6.00 occasional higher 6s 4.00-6.00 mostly 5.00-6.00 few 
6.35 occasional higher 8s 3.00-5.00 mostly 4.00-4.35 few 5.35 occasional higher
---WATERMELONS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in price,  
quality and condition. Shipments slowed by transportation conditions. cartons  
Red Flesh Seedless Miniature 6s 10.95-13.95 mostly 12.95 8s 12.95-13.95  few   
14.95 9s 10.95-13.95 mostly 13.95 few 14.95 per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type 4s  
.46-.48 mostly .46 5s .46-.48 mostly .46 6s .44-.46 mostly .44                 

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2017 Season                                                                    
---LIMES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET 110-150S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT    
STEADY. Wide range in price, quality and condition. Shipments slowed by        
transportation conditions. 40 lb cartons Seedless Type 110s 14.00-21.00 mostly 
16.00 occasional higher 150s 16.00-22.00 mostly 16.00-18.00 occasional higher  
175s 17.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 occasional higher and lower 200s           
17.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 occasional higher and lower 230s 14.00-18.00    
mostly 15.00-16.00 few 20.00 occasional higher 250s 12.00-16.00 mostly         
12.00-14.00 occasional higher                                                  

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2017 Season                                                                    
---WATERMELONS: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. Shipments slowed by transportation 
conditions. cartons per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type 4s .38-.42 mostly .40-.42   
few .44 5s .38-.42 mostly .40-.42 few .44 6s .36-.41 mostly .38-.40 24 inch    
bins per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type approx 35 count .34-.38 mostly .34-.36 few 
.40 approx 45 count .34-.38 mostly .34-.36 few .40 approx 60 count   supplies  
insufficient to establish a market                                             

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---PAPAYA: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET TAINUNG SLIGHTLY LOWER, MARADOL ABOUT   
STEADY. Wide range in quality and condition.  Shipments slowed by              
transportation conditions. 30-35 lb cartons Tainung 20.00-24.00 mostly         
22.00-23.00 35-40 lb cartons Maradol Type 20.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-23.00       
---PINEAPPLES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Shipments slowed by       
transportation conditions. cartons 1 layer golden ripe 5s 5.00-7.50 mostly     
6.00-6.50 6s 5.00-7.50 mostly 6.00-6.50 7s 5.00-7.50 mostly 6.00-6.50 8s       
5.00-7.50 mostly 6.00-6.50