Shipping Point Fruit Report - Fresno, CA
FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 13-MAR-2018                                  
                                                                                
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: Cloudy/Rain 59-72
Oxnard,      CA: Cloudy/Rain 57-63
Salinas,     CA: Cloudy/Rain 53-63
Santa Maria, CA: Cloudy 56-63
McAllen,     TX: Cloudy 60-74
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

CENTRAL & NORTHERN DISTRICTS CALIFORNIA                                        
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---KIWIFRUIT: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Precooling and     
palletization included. 9 kg (19.8 lb) containers loose Hayward 25 sz          
26.50-28.50 mostly 27.50-28.50 27 sz 25.50-27.50 mostly 26.50-27.50 30 sz 25.50
33 sz 24.50  36 sz 23.50  39 sz 22.50  42 sz 16.50-19.50 mostly 17.50-19.50 45 
sz 13.50-17.50 mostly 15.50-17.50                                              

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH ARIZONA, CALIFORNIA AND TEXAS                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---BLUEBERRIES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and   
cooling. Wide range in quality. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids 10.00-14.00 mostly
10.00-12.00                                                                    
---MISC BERRIES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and cooling.
Wide range in quality and condition. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Blackberries 
8.00-12.00 mostly 8.00-10.00 occasional higher                                 
---RASPBERRIES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and   
cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Red 
18.00-22.00 mostly 20.00 few including previous commitments 24.00 occasional   
higher                                                                         

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA                                             
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET CONVENTIONAL LOWER, ORGANIC ABOUT STEADY.
Inludes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality. flats 8 1-lb containers
with lids med 8.00-14.00 mostly 10.00 ORGANIC flats 8 1-lb containers with lids
med 16.00-20.00 mostly 16.00-18.00 occasional higher and lower                 

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and cooling.
Wide range in quality and condition. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med     
10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00 occasional higher                                     

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---AVOCADOS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET 60-84S HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra 
services included. cartons 2 layer Hass 32s 34.25-37.25 mostly 34.25-36.25 36s 
34.25-37.25 mostly 34.25-36.25 40s 33.25-37.25 mostly 34.25-36.25 48s          
33.25-37.25 mostly 34.25-36.25 60s 27.25-32.25 mostly 28.25-30.25 70s          
23.25-30.25 mostly 25.25-27.25 84s 16.25-19.25 mostly 17.25-18.25              

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and   
cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids
med 10.00-14.00 mostly 12.00 occasional higher ORGANIC flats 8 1-lb containers 
with lids med 16.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 occasional higher                 

SANTA MARIA CALIFORNIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and   
cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids
med-lge 10.00-14.00 mostly 12.00 occasional higher ORGANIC flats 8 1-lb        
containers with lids med-lge 16.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 occasional higher  

SOUTH DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---AVOCADOS: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Extra        
services included. flats 2 layer Hass 32s 38.25-42.25 mostly 40.25-41.25 36s   
38.25-42.25 mostly 40.25-41.25 40s 38.25-42.25 mostly 40.25-41.25 48s          
36.25-41.25 mostly 40.25-41.25 60s 29.25-34.25 mostly 32.25-34.25 70s          
26.25-32.25 mostly 26.25-28.25 occasional lower 84s 17.25-20.25 mostly         
18.25-20.25