Shipping Point Fruit Report - Phoenix, AZ
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 24-MAY-2019                                 
                                                                                
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                                                                        

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.
                                                                                
Phoenix,     AZ: Sunny 57-85
Yuma,        AZ: Sunny 58-87
Bakersfield, CA: Partly Cloudy 57-79
Coachella,   CA: Sunny 61-88
El Centro,   CA: Sunny 55-87
Fresno,      CA: Partly Cloudy 58-76
Huron,       CA: Partly Cloudy 53-79
Oxnard,      CA: Sunny 52-65
Salinas,     CA: Partly Cloudy 58-68
Santa Maria, CA: Partly Cloudy 53-71
McAllen,     TX: Sunny/Windy 79-94
San Antonio, TX: Sunny/Windy 77-90
Culiacan, SI     MX: Sunny 66-99
Hermosillo, SO   MX: Sunny 59-91
Morelia,  MI     MX: Cloudy 59-82
Torreon,  TB     MX: Sunny 79-98
Veracruz, VE     MX: Sunny 78-89
Villahermosa, TB MX: Partly Cloudy 81-99                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

IMPERIAL & COACHELLA VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2019 Season                                                                    
---WATERMELONS: SUPPLY AVAILABLE LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra
services included. cartons Red Flesh Seedless Miniature 8s 12.95-13.95  9s     
11.95-12.95  24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type approx 35 count       
.18-.20  occasional higher approx 45 count .18-.20  occasional higher approx 60
count .18-.20  occasional higher ORGANIC 24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seeded  
Type approx 35 count .24  Red Flesh Seedless Type approx 35 count .34          
occasional higher approx 45 count .34                                          

IMPERIAL VALLEY, CALIFORNIA AND CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2019 Season                                                                    
---CANTALOUPS: SUPPLY AVAILABLE LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.   
Extra services included. 1/2 cartons 9s 12.95-16.95 mostly 14.95 12s           
12.95-16.95 mostly 14.95 15s 7.95-9.95  occasional higher ORGANIC 1/2 cartons  
9s 15.95  12s 17.95                                                            

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2019 Season                                                                    
---WATERMELONS: SUPPLY AVAILABLE LIGHT. DEMAND SEEDLESS GOOD AT SLIGHTLY LOWER 
PRICES, SEEDED GOOD. MARKET SEEDLESS SLIGHTLY LOWER, SEEDED ABOUT STEADY. Extra
services included. 24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seeded Type approx 28 count   
.14-.17 mostly .15-.16 Red Flesh Seedless Type approx 36 count .17-.20 mostly  
.18 approx 45 count .17-.20 mostly .18 approx 60 count .15-.18 mostly .17      

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2019 Season                                                                    
---CANTALOUPS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
1/2 cartons 9s 8.95-10.95 mostly 9.00-10.00 occasional higher 12s 6.95-8.95    
mostly 7.00-8.00 15s 3.95-5.95 mostly 4.95 occasional higher                   
---HONEYDEWS: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide 
range in quality and appearance. 2/3 cartons 4s 3.00-5.35 mostly 3.50          
occasional higher 5s 3.00-5.35 mostly 3.50 occasional higher 6s 3.00-5.35      
mostly 3.50-4.00 occasional higher 8s 2.50-4.95 mostly 3.50 occasional lower   
---WATERMELONS: DEMAND MINIATURE GOOD, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET MINIATURE 6-9S  
SLIGHTLY HIGHER, 11S AND 36 COUNT ABOUT STEADY, OTHERS SLIGHTLY LOWER. Wide    
range in quality and condition. cartons Red Flesh Seedless Miniature 6s        
9.95-11.95 mostly 9.95-10.95 occasional lower 8s 9.95-12.95 mostly 10.95-11.95 
9s 9.95-12.95 mostly 10.95-11.95 11s 7.95-9.95 mostly 8.95 occasional lower 24 
inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type approx 35 count .08-.12 mostly .10    
occasional higher approx 45 count .10-.14 mostly .12 occasional higher approx  
60 count .10-.14 mostly .12 occasional higher 75-80s .08-.11 mostly .08-.10    

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2019 Season                                                                    
---GRAPES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND BLACK GOOD AT SLIGHTLY LOWER PRICES, OTHERS    
VERY GOOD. MARKET FLAME SLIGHTLY HIGHER, PERLETTE ABOUT STEADY, BLACK SLIGHTLY 
LOWER. Extra services included. Many present shipments from prior bookings     
and/or previous commitments. 18 lb containers bagged Perlette U.S. One lge     
30.95-34.95 mostly 30.95-32.95 Flame Seedless U.S. One lge 24.95-28.95 mostly  
26.95-28.95 Black Seedless U.S. One lge 30.95-34.95 mostly 30.95-32.95         
occasional higher                                                              
---MANGOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality and
appearance. cartons 1 layer Haden 7s 3.50-5.00 mostly 3.75-4.00 8s 3.50-5.00   
mostly 3.75-4.00 9s 3.50-5.00 mostly 3.50-4.00 10s 3.00-4.25 mostly 3.25-3.50  
12s 3.00-4.00 mostly 3.00-3.25 Tommy Atkins 6s 3.50-5.00 mostly 3.75-4.00 7s   
3.50-5.00 mostly 3.75-4.00 8s 3.50-5.00 mostly 3.75-4.00 9s 3.50-5.00 mostly   
3.50-4.00 10s 3.00-4.25 mostly 3.25-3.50 12s 3.00-4.00 mostly 3.00-3.25 Ataulfo
12s 6.00-7.50 mostly 6.00-6.25 14s 5.00-6.50 mostly 5.50 occasional higher 16s 
4.50-6.00 mostly 4.50-5.00 occasional higher 18s 3.50-5.50 mostly 4.00-4.50    
occasional higher 20s 3.50-4.50 mostly 3.50 occasional higher                  

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2018 Season                                                                    
---LIMES: SUPPLY 200-230S HEAVY, 110-150S VERY LIGHT. DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET     
ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in price, quality and condition. 40 lb cartons        
Seedless Type 110s 30.00-38.00 mostly 32.00-34.00 occasional higher 150s       
30.00-38.00 mostly 32.00-34.00 occasional higher 175s 20.00-24.00 mostly 22.00 
occasional higher and lower 200s 8.00-14.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 occasional      
higher and lower 230s 6.00-10.00 mostly 7.00-8.95 occasional lower 250s        
5.00-8.00 mostly 6.00-7.00                                                     

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---PAPAYA: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality and     
condition. 30-35 lb cartons Tainung 13.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 occasional  
higher, few including sales to nearby market as low as 13.00 35-40 lb cartons  
Maradol Type 13.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 occasional higher, few including   
sales to nearby market as low as 13.00                                         
---PINEAPPLES: SUPPLY FAIRLY HEAVY. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  
Wide range in quality. cartons 1 layer golden ripe 5s 5.00-8.00 mostly         
6.00-6.50 6s 5.00-8.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 7s 5.00-8.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 8s       
5.00-8.00 mostly 6.00                                                          

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2019 Season                                                                    
---MANGOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality and
appearance. flats 1 layer Tommy Atkins 6s 3.50-5.00 mostly 4.00-4.50 occasional
higher 7s 3.50-5.00 mostly 4.00-4.50 occasional higher 8s 3.50-4.50 mostly     
3.75-4.00 occasional higher 9s 3.00-4.00 mostly 3.50-3.75 occasional higher 10s
3.00-3.50  occasional higher 12s 3.00-3.25  occasional higher and lower.       
Ataulfo 12s 6.00-9.00 mostly 6.00-7.00 14s 5.00-7.00 mostly 5.50-6.50 16s      
4.00-6.00 mostly 5.50-6.00 18s 3.50-5.00 mostly 4.00-4.50 occasional higher 20s
3.00-4.00  22s 3.00-4.00 mostly 3.00-3.50 24s 2.50-3.00                        

SOUTH & CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2018 Season                                                                    
---GRAPEFRUIT: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Varieties include Rio Red   
and Star Ruby. Wide range in prices. 7/10 bushel cartons Shprs 1st Grade 23s   
18.98-21.98  27s 18.98-21.98  32s 17.98-20.98 mostly 17.98-19.98 36s           
16.98-19.98 mostly 16.98-18.98 40s 13.98-16.98 mostly 13.98-15.98 48s          
12.98-15.98 mostly 12.98-14.98 56s 11.98-14.98 mostly 11.98-13.98 occasional   
higher Shprs Choice 23s 11.98-13.98 mostly 11.98-12.98 27s 11.98-13.98 mostly  
11.98-12.98 32s 12.98-14.98 mostly 12.98-13.98 36s 12.98-14.98 mostly          
12.98-13.98 40s 11.98-13.98  48s 10.50-12.98  occasional higher 56s 9.50-11.98 
---LEMONS: SUPPLY 165S FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Wide  
range in prices. 7/10 bushel cartons Shprs 1st Grade 75s 17.95-24.98 mostly    
19.95-23.98 occasional higher and lower 95s 18.95-26.98 mostly 21.95-25.98     
occasional lower 115s 19.95-26.98 mostly 21.95-25.98 occasional higher and     
lower 140s 24.95-28.98 mostly 25.95-28.98 occasional higher and lower 165s     
27.95-33.98 mostly 28.95-32.98 occasional higher and lower 200s 27.95-34.98    
mostly 28.95-32.98 occasional higher and lower 235s 25.95-31.98 mostly         
26.95-30.98 occasional higher and lower Shprs Choice 75s 13.95-20.98 mostly    
15.95-19.98 occasional higher 95s 15.95-22.98 mostly 16.95-20.98 115s          
16.95-22.98 mostly 17.95-21.98 140s 19.95-24.98 mostly 19.95-22.98 occasional  
higher 165s 25.95-32.98 mostly 27.95-31.98 occasional higher and lower 200s    
25.95-32.98 mostly 27.95-31.98 occasional higher and lower 235s 23.95-30.98    
mostly 25.95-29.98 occasional higher and lower ORGANIC 7/10 bushel cartons     
Shprs 1st Grade 75s 50.95-61.98  95s 50.95-61.98  115s 52.95-61.98  140s       
52.95-61.98                                                                    
---ORANGES: SUPPLY 113-138S FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT    
STEADY. Wide range in prices. 7/10 bushel cartons Navel Shprs 1st Grade 40s    
17.95-21.98 mostly 18.95-20.98 occasional higher 48s 18.95-22.98 mostly        
18.95-21.98 occasional higher 56s 17.95-22.98 mostly 18.95-22.98 occasional    
higher and lower 72s 14.95-18.98 mostly 14.95-17.98 occasional lower 88s       
12.95-14.98 mostly 12.95-13.98 113s 12.95-14.98 mostly 13.95-14.98 138s        
11.95-13.98  Shprs Choice 40s 9.95-12.98 mostly 10.95-11.98 occasional higher  
48s 10.95-13.98 mostly 10.95-12.98 occasional higher and lower 56s 10.95-12.98 
occasional higher 72s 9.95-13.98 mostly 10.95-12.98 88s 9.95-12.98 mostly      
10.95-11.98 occasional higher 113s 11.95-13.98  138s 11.95-13.50