Shipping Point Fruit Report - Fresno, CA
USDA - Thu Mar 14, 5:20PM CDT
FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 14-MAR-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: Partly Cloudy 41-65
Oxnard,      CA: Partly Cloudy 49-68
Salinas,     CA: Partly Cloudy 37-65
Santa Maria, CA: Partly Cloudy 39-67
McAllen,     TX: Cloudy/Windy 70-78                                                                                
                                                                                

CENTRAL & NORTHERN DISTRICTS CALIFORNIA                                        
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---KIWIFRUIT: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Precooling and palletization     
included. 9 kg (19.8 lb) containers loose Hayward 25 sz 17.50-22.50 mostly     
19.50-20.50 27 sz 17.50-20.50 mostly 19.50-20.50 30 sz 16.50-20.50 mostly 19.50
33 sz 15.50-19.50 mostly 18.50-19.50 36 sz 15.50-19.50 mostly 18.50 39 sz      
15.50-18.50 mostly 17.50-18.50 42 sz 14.50-17.50 mostly 17.50 occasional lower 
45 sz 13.50-17.50 mostly 17.50 occasional lower                                

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 GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and cooling.  
Wide range in quality. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids 12.00-15.00 mostly 14.00   
occasional higher                                                              
---MISC BERRIES: DEMAND VERY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing  
and cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. Some sales booked open with  
price to be established later. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Blackberries       
6.00-8.00  few 9.00 occasional higher and lower                                
---RASPBERRIES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and   
cooling. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Red 16.00-20.00 mostly 16.00-18.00 few   
including previous commitments high as 22.00 occasional lower                  

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA                                             
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes cooling and    
palletizing. Wide range in quality and condition. flats 8 1-lb containers with 
lids med 12.00-16.00 mostly 14.00 occasional higher ORGANIC flats 8 1-lb       
containers with lids med 20.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 few 18.00 occasional   
higher                                                                         

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and      
cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids
sml-med 10.00-14.00 mostly 12.00 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 FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET CONVENTIONAL 32-48S AND ORGANIC 60S    
HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. cartons 2 layer Hass 32s 
23.25-27.25 mostly 25.25-27.25 36s 23.25-27.25 mostly 25.25-27.25 40s          
23.25-27.25 mostly 25.25-27.25 48s 23.25-27.25 mostly 25.25-27.25 60s          
25.25-29.25 mostly 26.25-27.25 70s 25.25-29.25 mostly 26.25-27.25 84s          
19.25-22.25 mostly 20.25-21.25 ORGANIC cartons 2 layer Hass 40s 30.25-34.25    
mostly 32.25-34.25 few high as 38.25 48s 30.25-34.25 mostly 32.25-34.25 few    
high as 38.25 60s 34.25-38.25 mostly 34.25-36.25 occasional higher             

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing 
and cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. Many present shipments from  
prior bookings and/or previous commitments. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids  
med-lge 12.00-16.00 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 FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and   
cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids
med-lge 12.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 occasional higher