Shipping Point Fruit Report - Phoenix, AZ
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 23-JAN-2019                                 
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                
Phone:  (602) 514-7210     Fax:  (602) 514-7205                                 
                                                                                
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: Sunny 40-60
Yuma,        AZ: Sunny 47-65
Bakersfield, CA: Sunny 36-56
Coachella,   CA: Sunny 37-68
El Centro,   CA: Sunny 40-65
Fresno,      CA: Sunny 38-58
Huron,       CA: Sunny 32-58
Oxnard,      CA: Sunny 47-63
Salinas,     CA: Sunny 37-63
Santa Maria, CA: Sunny 39-65
McAllen,     TX: Sunny 49-72
San Antonio, TX: Sunny 40-56
Culiacan, SI     MX: Sunny 53-82
Hermosillo, SO   MX: Sunny 49-74
Morelia, MI      MX: Partly Cloudy 42-73
Torreon, TB      MX: Sunny 47-68
Veracruz, VE     MX: Cloudy/Windy 64-78
Villahermosa, TB MX: Partly Cloudy 68-87                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

CENTRAL & SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2018 Season                                                                    
---LEMONS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in prices. 7/10 bushel   
cartons Shprs 1st Grade 75s 26.95-33.98 mostly 28.95-33.98 few 34.98 occasional
lower 95s 27.95-33.98 mostly 29.95-32.98 few 34.98 occasional lower 115s       
27.95-32.98 mostly 28.95-31.98 occasional higher and lower 140s 27.95-30.98    
mostly 27.95-29.98 few 31.98 occasional higher and lower 165s 25.95-28.98      
mostly 25.95-27.98 occasional higher and lower 200s 22.95-27.98 mostly         
23.95-26.98 occasional higher and lower 235s 19.95-25.98 mostly 21.95-24.98    
occasional higher and lower Shprs Choice 75s 19.95-24.98 mostly 20.95-23.98    
occasional higher and lower 95s 19.95-24.98 mostly 20.95-23.98 occasional      
higher and lower 115s 20.95-25.98 mostly 20.95-23.98 occasional higher and     
lower 140s 20.95-24.98 mostly 21.95-23.98 occasional higher 165s 21.95-25.98   
mostly 22.95-25.98 occasional higher and lower 200s 20.95-25.98 mostly         
21.95-24.98 occasional higher 235s 16.95-22.98 mostly 19.95-22.98 occasional   
higher Uncl (Standard) 95s 15.80-18.98  occasional higher and lower 115s       
15.80-18.98  occasional higher and lower 140s 15.80-18.98  occasional higher   
and lower 165s 14.80-18.98  occasional higher and lower 200s 14.80-17.98       
occasional higher and lower ORGANIC 7/10 bushel cartons Shprs 1st Grade 75s    
32.30-39.98 mostly 34.30-38.98 occasional lower 95s 34.30-39.98 mostly         
35.30-38.98 occasional lower 115s 32.30-37.98 mostly 34.30-37.98 occasional    
lower 140s 29.30-36.98 mostly 30.95-35.98 165s 28.30-36.98 mostly 28.30-34.98  
occasional lower Shprs Choice 95s 22.30-28.98 mostly 23.30-28.98 occasional    
lower 115s 22.30-28.98 mostly 23.30-28.98 occasional lower 140s 22.30-28.98    
mostly 23.30-28.98 occasional lower                                            
---ORANGES: SUPPLY 48-56S LIGHT, 72S FAIRLY LIGHT, 88-138S HEAVY. DEMAND       
MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in prices. 7/10 bushel cartons Navel Shprs 
1st Grade 48s 18.95-23.98 mostly 19.95-22.98 56s 18.95-23.98 mostly 19.95-22.98
72s 15.95-19.98 mostly 16.95-18.98 occasional lower 88s 11.95-15.98 mostly     
12.95-14.98 113s 9.95-12.98 mostly 9.95-11.98 few 13.98 138s 8.48-10.98 mostly 
8.95-9.98 Shprs Choice 48s 13.95-15.98 mostly 14.95-15.98 few 16.98 occasional 
higher 56s 14.95-15.98  few 13.98 occasional higher 72s 12.95-15.98 mostly     
13.95-15.98 88s 10.48-13.98 mostly 11.50-12.98 113s 8.48-11.98 mostly          
9.00-10.50 occasional lower 138s 8.00-9.98 mostly 8.48-9.50 ORGANIC 7/10 bushel
cartons Navel Shprs 1st Grade 56s 24.95-39.98 mostly 30.95-35.98 72s           
26.95-37.98 mostly 28.95-33.98 88s 26.95-34.98 mostly 27.95-32.98 113s         
26.95-31.98  138s 25.95-29.98                                                  

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2018 Season                                                                    
---GRAPEFRUIT: DEMAND TEXAS FANCY FAIRLY GOOD, CHOICE MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT   
STEADY. Extra services included. 7/10 bushel cartons Marked Rio Star Texas     
Fancy 23s 25.95-28.50  27s 25.95-26.50  32s 23.95-24.50  36s 19.00-24.95 mostly
22.50-24.95 40s 15.00-16.95  48s 13.50-16.95 mostly 15.00-16.00 56s 12.00-15.95
mostly 14.00-15.00 Texas Choice 23s 18.25-22.95  27s 18.25-22.95  32s          
16.25-19.95  36s 14.25-19.95 mostly 16.25-18.95 40s 12.25-15.95 mostly         
13.25-14.95 48s 11.25-15.95 mostly 12.25-14.95 56s 10.00-13.95 mostly          
11.25-12.95                                                                    
---ORANGES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
7/10 bushel cartons Navel U.S. Combination 64s 14.50-16.00  72s 14.50-16.00    
88s 14.50-20.00 mostly 19.00-20.00 113s 20.00-23.50 mostly 20.00-22.00 138s    
16.50-23.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 Texas Choice 64s 13.25-15.00  72s 13.25-15.00   
88s 13.25-19.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 113s 18.25-21.00 mostly 19.00-21.00 138s    
16.25-21.00 mostly 19.00-21.00 Early Varieties U.S. Combination 64s 14.50-16.00
72s 14.50-16.00  88s 14.50-20.00 mostly 19.00-20.00 113s 20.00-23.50 mostly    
20.00-22.00 138s 16.50-23.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 Texas Choice 64s 13.25-15.00   
72s 13.25-15.00  88s 13.25-19.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 113s 18.25-21.00 mostly    
19.00-21.00 138s 16.25-21.00 mostly 19.00-21.00                                

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
2018 Season                                                                    
---GRAPEFRUIT: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 7/10
bushel cartons Flame No Grade Marks 23s 8.00-12.00 mostly 8.00-10.00 27s       
7.00-12.00 mostly 8.00-10.00 32s 8.00-12.00 mostly 8.00-10.00                  
---ORANGES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 7/10
bushel cartons Valencia No Grade Marks 88s 10.00-12.00  113s 10.00-12.00  138s 
10.00-12.50                                                                    

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---HONEYDEWS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. Extra services         
included. Wide range in quality and appearance. Harvest gap due to seasonal    
transition to southern growing areas. Crop progress slowed by unseasonably cold
temperatures. 2/3 cartons 5s 24.00-24.35  occasional lower 6s 24.00-24.35      
occasional lower                                                               
---WATERMELONS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. MARKET 35 AND 45     
COUNT SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality and          
condition. Many presents shipments from prior bookings and/or prevoius         
commitments at lower prices. cartons Red Flesh Seedless Miniature 6s           
12.50-13.95 mostly 12.95 occasional higher 8s 12.95-14.95 mostly 13.00-13.50   
occasional higher 9s 12.95-14.95 mostly 13.00-13.50 occasional higher 11s      
9.95-11.95 mostly 9.95-10.95 occasional higher per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type  
4s .50-.52 mostly .50 occasional higher 5s .50-.52 mostly .50 occasional higher
6s .50-.52 mostly .50 occasional higher 24 inch bins per lb Red Flesh Seedless 
Type approx 35 count .48-.50  occasional higher approx 45 count .48-.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 250S LIGHT. DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET 110-200S SLIGHTLY LOWER, 250S
MUCH LOWER, 230S ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in price, quality and condition. 40  
lb cartons Seedless Type 110s 10.00-12.00  150s 10.00-14.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 
175s 12.00-14.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 few 16.00 200s 13.00-16.00 mostly 14.00 few
12.00 occasional higher 230s 12.00-16.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 occasional higher  
250s 10.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-14.00 few 16.00 occasional higher                

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---WATERMELONS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. MARKET HIGHER. Wide  
range in quality. cartons per lb Red Flesh Seedless Type 4s .46-.50 mostly     
.48-.50 5s .46-.50 mostly .48-.50 6s .46-.50 mostly .48-.50 occasional higher  

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---PAPAYA: DEMAND GOOD AT SLIGHTLY LOWER PRICES. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Wide   
range in quality and condition. 30-35 lb cartons Tainung 23.00-27.00 mostly    
24.00-26.00 35-40 lb cartons Maradol Type 22.00-26.00 mostly 22.00-24.00       
occasional lower                                                               
---PINEAPPLES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Wide range in       
quality. cartons 1 layer golden ripe 5s 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.00 occasional higher
6s 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.00 occasional higher 7s 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.00 occasional 
higher 8s 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50