Shipping Point Fruit Report - Fresno, CA
FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 24-MAY-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.                                         
                                                                                

FR_FV110                                                                        

No reports 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.                                                                                
                                                                                
El Centro,   CA: Sunny 55-87
Fresno,      CA: Partly Cloudy 58-76
Oxnard,      CA: Sunny 52-65
Salinas,     CA: Partly Cloudy 58-68
Santa Maria, CA: Partly Cloudy 53-71
McAllen,     TX: Sunny/Windy 79-94                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

GEORGIA                                                                        
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2019 Season                                                                    
---MISC BERRIES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and      
cooling. Wide range in quality. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Blackberries      
12.00-16.00 mostly 13.00-14.00                                                 

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH ARIZONA, CALIFORNIA AND TEXAS                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---MISC BERRIES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and      
cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids     
Blackberries 5.00-7.00  few 8.00 occasional higher                             
---RASPBERRIES: DEMAND 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 22.00 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 STEADY. Extra services included.       
cartons 2 layer Hass 32s 54.25-58.25 mostly 56.25-58.25 36s 54.25-58.25 mostly 
56.25-58.25 40s 54.25-60.25 mostly 56.25-58.25 48s 54.25-60.25 mostly          
58.25-60.25 60s 54.25-58.25 mostly 56.25-58.25 occasional lower 70s 45.25-52.25
mostly 49.25-51.25 occasional higher and lower 84s 36.25-42.25 mostly          
38.25-40.25 occasional lower                                                   

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE CALIFORNIA                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2019 Season                                                                    
---RASPBERRIES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and       
cooling. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Red 16.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 few         
including previous commitments 22.00                                           
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND CONVENTIONAL GOOD, ORGANIC MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.    
Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. Most    
present shipments from previous commitments and/or prior bookings. Harvest     
curtailed by rain and wet fields. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids lge        
8.00-11.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 few including previous commitments 7.00 occasional
higher and lower ORGANIC flats 8 1-lb containers with lids lge 10.00-14.00     
mostly 12.00-14.00 occasional higher                                           

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2019 Season                                                                    
---CHERRIES: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Includes      
palletization and cooling. MOST shipments being booked at previously committed 
prices.VERY FEW SPOT MARKET SALES. Harvest curtailed due to wet conditions.Wide
range in prices. 16 lb cartons bagged Various Red Sweet Varieties 9 1/2 row sz 
60.00-68.00 mostly 63.00-65.00 occasional higher 10 row sz 50.00-65.00 mostly  
58.00-60.00 occasional higher 10 1/2 row sz 50.00-60.00 mostly 52.00-55.00     
occasional higher 11 row sz 45.00-52.00 mostly 50.00-52.00 11 1/2 row sz       
30.00-40.00 mostly 35.00-38.00 few higher 12 row sz 19.00-30.00 mostly         
22.00-28.00 occasional higher                                                  

SANTA MARIA CALIFORNIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2019 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND CONVENTIONAL GOOD, ORGANIC MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.    
Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. Most    
present shipments from previous commitments and/or prior bookings. Some berries
being diverted to freezer and/or processor. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids  
med-lge 7.00-10.50 mostly 8.00-10.00 few including previous commitments 6.00   
occasional higher ORGANIC flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med-lge 10.00-14.00
mostly 12.00-14.00 occasional higher                                           

SOUTH & CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2019 Season                                                                    
---BLUEBERRIES: DEMAND PINTS GOOD, OTHERS FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Includes 
palletizing and cooling. Many present shipments from previous commitments      
and/or prior bookings. flats 12 1-pt cups with lids 22.00-26.00 mostly         
22.00-24.00 occasional higher flats 12 6-oz cups with lids 12.00-16.00 mostly  
14.00-16.00 occasional higher ORGANIC flats 12 6-oz cups with lids 16.00-18.00 
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 FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET 70-84S AND ORGANIC HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT
STEADY. Extra services included. cartons 2 layer Hass 32s 54.25-60.25 mostly   
56.25-58.25 occasional lower 36s 54.25-60.25 mostly 56.25-58.25 occasional     
lower 40s 54.25-60.25 mostly 56.25-58.25 occasional lower 48s 54.25-60.25      
mostly 58.25-60.25 60s 54.25-60.25 mostly 56.25-58.25 occasional lower 70s     
44.25-52.25 mostly 50.25-52.25 occasional higher and lower 84s 36.25-40.25     
mostly 38.25-40.25 occasional lower ORGANIC cartons 2 layer Hass 48s           
70.25-75.25 mostly 72.25-74.25 occasional lower 60s 70.25-75.25 mostly         
72.25-74.25 occasional lower