Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Boston, MA
BOSTON Terminal Prices as of 11-OCT-2018                                       
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
Phone:  (617) 387-4498     Fax:  (617) 389-1387                                
                                                                               

BH_FV056                                                                       
Weather at 7:00am  Mostly Cloudy   60   Yesterday's High    75                 
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES:  MARKET  STEADY.  10 lb cartons MX 18.00-21.00 mostly 21.00    
---BANANA FLOWERS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   35-40 lb containers CA 30.00-35.00 mostly
35.00 one label 24.00 MX 30.00-35.00 mostly 35.00 one label 24.00              
---BATATAS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  40 lb cartons FL lge 35.00-39.00 mostly     
39.00 one label 30.00                                                          
---BREADFRUIT: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons DR 40.00-45.00 mostly 45.00 JM 
45.00                                                                          
---CALABAZA:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  45 lb cartons CR 22.00 Many marked as 40lb 
cartons 50 lb cartons PN 18.00-19.00 mostly 18.00 50 lb sacks CR 18.00-19.00   
mostly 18.00 PN 18.00-19.00 mostly 18.00 Sold Loose at .50 lb                  
---CHAYOTE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  36 lb cartons CR 60s 23.00-28.00 mostly     
27.00-28.00 40 lb cartons CR 24s 15.00-18.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 Dark Green 60s 
32.00-34.00 mostly 32.00 MX 60s 23.00-26.00 mostly 26.00 Dark Green 60s        
25.00-28.00 mostly 28.00                                                       
---COCONUTS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons DR Dry 24s 33.00-34.00 mostly    
34.00 Local Repack Water 10s 23.00-26.00 mostly 24.00 Dry 24s 33.00-34.00      
mostly 34.00 40 lb sacks FL Water 10s 23.00-26.00 mostly 24.00 65-70 lb sacks  
DR Dry 40s 34.00-36.00 mostly 36.00 one label 30.00 cartons TL Young Type 9s   
25.00-26.00 mostly 25.00                                                       
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   3/4 bushel cartons FL White   
Flesh 9s 25.00-29.00 mostly 29.00 NI Red Flesh 9s 40.00-42.00 mostly 40.00 4.5 
kg cartons VN White Flesh 9s 30.00-36.00 mostly 30.00-32.00 YELLOW FLESH 45.00 
Red Flesh 9s 38.00-40.00 mostly 40.00                                          
---DURIAN: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   miscellaneous containers TL 260.00 40LB Styro    
containers                                                                     
---GINGER ROOT:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  30 lb cartons BR 50.00-51.00 mostly     
51.00 CQ 21.00-24.00 mostly 21.00-22.00 10 lb cartons Repacked Local and       
Enroute 15.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 5 lb cartons Repacked Local and Enroute       
10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00                                                       
---JACKFRUIT:  MARKET STEADY.  36-40 lb cartons MX 2 count 34.00-40.00 mostly  
35.00 per lb MX 2 count .90-1.00 mostly 1.00                                   
---JICAMA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   20 lb cartons MX 16.00-18.00 mostly 18.00 38-40  
lb containers MX 22.00-30.00 mostly 30.00                                      
---LONGAN: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons VN 35.00                           
---LYCHEE: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   13 lb reusable plastic containers (RPC) CQ med   
26.00-30.00 mostly 26.00 per lb CQ med 2.00 15 lb cartons VN med 35.00         
---MALANGA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   36 lb cartons CR Blanca med 28.00-35.00 mostly  
33.00-34.00 40 lb cartons CR Lila med 43.00-46.00 mostly 45.00 EC Blanca med   
28.00-35.00 mostly 33.00-34.00 Lila med 43.00-46.00 mostly 43.00-44.00         
---MAMEY SAPOTE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  25 lb cartons PR 60.00-65.00 mostly    
65.00                                                                          
---QUENAPAS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  20 lb cartons DR 32.00-34.00 mostly 34.00  
25 lb cartons DR 36.00-40.00 mostly 36.00-38.00                                
---RAMBUTAN: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   5 lb cartons GU AIR 8.00-10.00 mostly 9.00 15  
lb reusable plastic containers (RPC) MX no offerings                           
---SUGARCANE: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb bundles FL each flmwrpd 24.00-28.00     
mostly 26.00 Green      Peeled Bag 40.00 Red each flmwrpd 22.00-24.00 mostly   
22.00                                                                          
---TARO: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb cartons CQ Eddoes med 40.00 CR Eddoes med    
32.00-39.00 mostly 35.00 EC Eddoes med 32.00-39.00 mostly 35.00 HD Eddoes med  
32.00-39.00 mostly 35.00 40 lb sacks MX Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 26.00-29.00 
mostly 28.00-29.00 45 lb sacks BR Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 29.00 one label   
and occas higher CR Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 26.00-32.00 mostly 26.00-27.00  
DR Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 26.00-32.00 mostly 26.00-27.00 MX Dasheen (Coco, 
Islena) lge 26.00-29.00 mostly 28.00                                           
---TOMATILLOS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons MX 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00    
Local Repack 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons Local Repack        
35.00-36.00 mostly 36.00                                                       
---TUMERIC:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  10 lb cartons JM Orange Type 27.00-30.00    
mostly 30.00 cartons/crates per lb FI Orange Type 7.00 30lb carton 150.00 one  
label best JM Orange Type 2.70-3.00 mostly 3.00 30 lb mshsks FI Orange Type    
150.00 40 lb mshsks JM Orange Type 80.00-85.00 mostly 85.00 one label          
---YAMPI: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   36 lb cartons CR 75.00-78.00 mostly 78.00         
---YAMS (NAMES): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   36 lb cartons CB Blanca 34.00-36.00 mostly 
36.00 Hespino 34.00-36.00 mostly 34.00 Diamante Variety 34.00 CR Blanca        
36.00-42.00 mostly 38.00 40 lb cartons BR Blanca 36.00-37.00 mostly 37.00 CR   
Yellow 90.00-94.00 mostly 92.00 MX Blanca 32.00-36.00 mostly 36.00 45 lb       
cartons JM Yellow 83.00-85.00 mostly 83.00 50 lb cartons BR Blanca 41.00-43.00 
mostly 42.00                                                                   
---YUCA (CASSAVA):  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  WAXED 36 lb cartons CR med-lge       
23.00-28.00 mostly 26.00-28.00                                                 

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MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---GINGER ROOT: 30 lb cartons PE 51.00 10 lb cartons Local Repack 16.00-20.00  
mostly 20.00