Wholesale Market Asian 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_FV057                                                                       
Weather at 7:00a.m.  Mostly Cloudy   60   Yesterday's High  75                 
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC ASIAN VEGETABLES                                                          
---BAMBOO SHOOTS: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET .  50 lb cartons DR 200.00 PR 200.00 
China 22lb Carton $75.00                                                       
---BEAN SPROUTS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb film bags MA 6.00-7.00 mostly 7.00   
Repacked Enroute 6.00-7.00 mostly 7.00 cartons 12 12-oz packages MA 12.00-15.00
mostly 12.00-12.50                                                             
---BITTERMELON: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb cartons DR med 35.00-39.00 mostly     
36.00 Chinese  occas low as 29.00 Indian lge 30.00-36.00 mostly 36.00 one label
48.00 HD med 35.00-39.00 mostly 36.00 Chinese occas low as 29.00 Indian lge    
30.00-36.00 mostly 36.00 one label 48.00 MX med 26.00-29.00 mostly 29.00       
Chinese Indian med 30.00-36.00 mostly 30.00 one label 48.00                    
---BOK CHOY:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  30 lb cartons CA 25.00-32.00 mostly        
25.00-28.00 50 lb cartons Local Repack 30.00-34.00 mostly 30.00 WGA crates CA  
48.00-50.00 mostly 50.00 1 7/8 bushel cartons CD Quebec 20.00-24.00 mostly     
24.00 NY 20.00-24.00 mostly 24.00 10 lb cartons Local Repack Baby Bok Choy     
Green Stem (Shanghai) 14.00-18.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 30 lb containers CA Baby  
Bok Choy Green Stem (Shanghai) 25.00-30.00 mostly 25.00-26.00 occas high as    
35.00                                                                          
---CHINESE CABBAGE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  50 lb cartons CD Quebec Nappa 12s   
24.00-26.00 mostly 24.00 holdovers 12.00-13.00 mostly 13.00 NY Nappa 12s       
holdovers 12.00-13.00 mostly 13.00 30 lb cartons CA Nappa 12s 24.00-30.00      
mostly 24.00-26.00 Local Repack Nappa 12s 22.00-26.00 mostly 24.00             
---CHINESE CHIVES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons/crates CA 50.00 25lb cartons 
per lb CA 2.50                                                                 
---CHOY SUM:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  30 lb cartons CA Long Type 38.00 Short Type
38.00                                                                          
---DAIKON:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel containers Local Repack Topped  
12s 18.00-20.00 mostly 20.00 5 lb cartons Local Repack Topped 12s 10.00 sold   
loose 40 lb cartons CA Topped 12s 18.00-24.00 mostly 20.00 With Tops 12s       
18.00-24.00 mostly 20.00 CD Quebec With Tops 12s 18.00-24.00 mostly 18.00-19.00
---DONQUA (WINTER MELON):  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  30 lb crates CA 24.00-26.00   
mostly 24.00-25.00 MX 24.00-26.00 mostly 24.00-25.00 Local Repack 24.00-26.00  
mostly 24.00-25.00 per lb Local Repack .50-.75 mostly .60                      
---GAI CHOY (CHINESE MUSTARD):  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  35 lb cartons CA 30.00 MX
30.00 cartons per lb CA 1.50-2.00 mostly 1.50 MX 1.50-2.00 mostly 1.50         
---LONG BEANS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  10 lb cartons per lb Local Repack green  
3.00-4.00 mostly 4.00 white 3.00-4.00 mostly 4.00 30 lb cartons per lb CA green
3.00-4.00 mostly 3.00 white 3.00-4.00 mostly 3.00                              
---LOTUS ROOT:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons/crates per lb CQ 2.50-3.00 mostly
2.50 20 kg containers CQ 75.00                                                 
---MOAP (SMOOTH LUFFA): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb cartons/crates CA med         
30.00-32.00 mostly 30.00 occas low as 26.00 HD med 30.00 occas low as 26.00 MX 
med 30.00-32.00 mostly 30.00 occas low as 26.00                                
---MOQUA (FUZZY SQUASH):  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  30 lb cartons HD sml           
33.00-36.00 mostly 33.00 one label 42.00 med 33.00-36.00 mostly 36.00 40 lb    
cartons CA med 33.00-36.00 mostly 36.00 MX med 33.00-36.00 mostly 36.00        
---OPO (LONG SQUASH): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb containers CA 40.00-42.00 mostly
42.00 Chinese variety HD 40.00-42.00 mostly 42.00 Chinese variety 28.00-36.00  
mostly 35.00-36.00 Indian variety MX 40.00-42.00 mostly 40.00 Chinese variety  
45 lb containers DR 28.00-36.00 mostly 33.00 Indian variety                    
---SINQUA (ANGLED/RIDGED LUFFA): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb crates CA 27.00-32.00
mostly 28.00 one label 42.00 HD 26.00-32.00 mostly 26.00-28.00 one label 42.00 
MX 27.00-30.00 mostly 28.00 one label 42.00                                    
---TINDORA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb cartons DR AIR 45.00-50.00 mostly 45.00 GU
AIR 45.00-50.00 mostly 45.00 JM AIR 60.00-65.00 mostly 60.00 one label best    
80.00