Shipping Point Onion and Potato Recap Report - Washington, DC
WASHINGTON, DC 24-MAY-2019                                                                                                                            
WA_FV103                                                                                                                                              
No report will be issued on Monday, May 27, 2019, in observance of the Memorial Day holiday. The next report will be issued on Tuesday, May 28, 2019
                                                                                                                                                      
Recap of Available Shipping Point Onions and Potatoes FOB for Friday, May 24, 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. Brokerage fees paid by the                                                                            
shipper are included in the price reported. Delivered Sales, Shipping Point                                                                           
Basis excludes all charges for freight.                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                                      
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 24-MAY-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                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Supplies in fewer hands. Russet      
Norkotah U.S. One baled 5 10-lb sacks sz A 10.00-12.75  baled 10 5-lb sacks sz 
A 11.00-13.25                                                                  

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 24-MAY-2019                            
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

CENTRAL WISCONSIN                                                              
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Russet Norkotah U.S. One     
baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 8.00-9.50 mostly 9.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A
9.00-10.50 mostly 10.00 50 lb cartons 40s 14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 50s   
14.00-16.50 mostly 14.00-15.00 60s 14.00-16.50 mostly 14.00-15.00 70s          
14.00-16.50 mostly 14.00-15.00 80s 12.00-15.25 mostly 13.00-15.00 90s          
11.00-13.50 mostly 12.00-13.00 100s 10.00-13.00 mostly 11.50-12.50             

COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON & UMATILLA BASIN OREGON                              
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND CARTON 70-100S VERY GOOD, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  
Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 5.00-5.50  baled 10  
5-lb film bags non sz A 6.00-6.50  50 lb cartons 40s 11.00-13.00  50s          
12.00-15.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 60s 14.00-15.00  70s 14.00-15.00  80s           
12.00-15.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 90s 10.50-11.00 mostly 11.00 100s 9.00-10.00    
mostly 10.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 10 oz min 5.00-6.00                          

FLORIDA                                                                        
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY.  Round Red U.S. One 50 lb      
cartons sz A 11.50-16.50 mostly 11.50-13.50 sz B 16.50-22.50 mostly 18.50-19.00
Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 25.00-35.75 mostly 30.50-30.75 50 lb sacks sz A 10.50-14.75
mostly 10.75-11.75 sz B 15.00-20.75 mostly 16.75-17.50 tote bags approx 2000   
lbs per cwt sz A 18.00-24.50 mostly 18.00-20.50 sz B 26.00-36.00 mostly        
26.00-30.00 occas higher U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A 7.00-10.75 mostly 7.75-8.75 
sz B 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-12.75 occas higher Round White U.S. One 50 lb    
cartons sz B 14.50-16.50 mostly 14.50 50 lb sacks sz B 12.75-14.75 mostly 12.75
tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 23.00-38.00 mostly 23.00-26.50 occas    
higher Yellow Type U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 17.50-23.50 mostly 17.50-19.50  
occas higher 50 lb sacks sz A 15.75-21.75 mostly 15.75-17.75 occas higher tote 
bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 23.00-36.50 mostly 26.00-32.50 occas higher  
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A 8.75-10.75                                           

IMPERIAL VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET YELLOW SUPER COLOSSAL AND COLOSSAL     
SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS STEADY.  Yellow Grano 50 lb sacks Super Col 11.00-13.00
mostly 12.00 col 10.00-12.00  jbo 9.00-10.00  occas higher and lower med       
9.00-11.00 mostly 10.00-11.00 occas lower White 50 lb sacks jbo 15.00-20.00    
med 15.00-20.00  Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo 11.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 occas 
lower med 11.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 occas lower                                 

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: SUPPLY LIGHT AS SEASON IS COMING TO AN END. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT.
MARKET STEADY.  Yellow Grano 50 lb sacks Super Col   in too few hands to       
establish a market col 13.00-14.00 mostly 13.00 occas lower jbo 10.00-12.00    
mostly 12.00 med 12.00  low as 9.00 Grano - Marked Sweet 40 lb cartons jbo     
18.00-20.00 mostly 20.00 White 50 lb sacks jbo 25.00  low as 20.00 med         
20.00-22.00 mostly 20.00 Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo 13.00-14.00  med       
12.00-14.00                                                                    

SAN LUIS VALLEY COLORADO                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Russet Norkotah/Other        
Varieties U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 7.00-7.50  baled 10 5-lb film  
bags sz A 8.00-8.50  occas higher 50 lb cartons 40s 11.50-13.00 mostly         
12.00-13.00 occas higher 50s 13.00-14.00 mostly 13.00-13.50 60s 13.00-14.00    
mostly 13.00-13.50 70s 13.00-14.00 mostly 13.00-13.50 80s 12.50-14.00 mostly   
13.00-13.50 90s 12.00-13.50 mostly 12.50-13.00 occas higher 100s 12.00-13.50   
mostly 12.50-13.00 occas higher U.S. Two baled 5 10-lb film bags 6.00-6.50     
mostly 6.00 50 lb sacks 10 oz min 7.00-8.00 mostly 8.00 U.S. Coml bulk per cwt 
9.50-10.00 mostly 10.00                                                        

UPPER VALLEY, TWIN FALLS-BURLEY DISTRICT IDAHO                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET 70S ABOUT STEADY, OTHERS STEADY.  Russet  
Burbank U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 4.50-5.00    
baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 4.00-4.50  occas higher baled 10 5-lb mesh    
sacks non sz A 5.50-6.00  baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 5.00-5.50  50 lb    
cartons 40s 13.00-14.00 mostly 14.00 occas higher 50s 13.00-14.00 mostly 14.00 
occas higher 60s 13.00-14.50 mostly 14.00 70s 13.00-14.50 mostly 14.00 80s     
10.50-14.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 90s 8.00-9.00  occas higher 100s 7.00-8.00      
mostly 8.00 occas higher U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6 oz min 5.00-7.00 mostly        
5.00-5.50 occas higher 10 oz min 7.00-8.00 mostly 8.00                         

VIDALIA DISTRICT GEORGIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET STEADY.  Yellow Granex - Marked Sweet U.S.  
One 40 lb cartons jbo 18.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 occas higher ORGANIC 40 lb
cartons jbo 28.00-30.00  occas higher and lower