Shipping Point Onion and Potato Recap Report - Washington, DC
WASHINGTON, DC 11-JAN-2019                                                                                                                            
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Recap of Available Shipping Point Onions and Potatoes FOB for Friday, January 11, 2019                                                                
                                                                                                                                                      
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                                                                                             
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
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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.                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                                      
Basis of Sale Definitions:                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                                      
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - This means that the product quoted                                                                                
or sold is to be placed free on board the boat, car, or other agency of                                                                               
the through land transportation at shipping point, in "suitable shipping                                                                              
condition", and that the buyer assumes all risk of damage and delay in                                                                                
transit not caused by the seller irrespective of how the shipment is                                                                                  
billed. The buyer shall have the right of inspection at destination                                                                                   
before goods are paid for to determine if the product shipped complied                                                                                
with the terms of the contract or order at time of shipment, subject to                                                                               
the provisions covering suitable shipping conditions.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                                      
Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis - This means that the product is                                                                                
to be Delivered by the seller on board the car, truck, or on the dock if                                                                              
delivered by boat, at the market in which the buyer is located, or at                                                                                 
such other market as is agreed upon, free of any and all charges for                                                                                  
transportation or protective service. The seller assumes all risks of                                                                                 
loss or damage in transit not caused by the buyer.                                                                                                    

                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
BENTON HARBOR Shipping Point Prices as of 11-JAN-2019                           
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                

AROOSTOOK COUNTY MAINE                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Russet Norkotah/Other        
Varieties U.S. One baled 5 10-lb sacks 2" or 4 oz min 8.00-9.50  baled 10 5-lb 
sacks 2" or 4 oz min 9.00-10.50 mostly 9.50-10.00 occasional lower tote bags   
approx 2000 lbs per cwt 2" or 4 oz min 14.00-15.00  Round White U.S. One baled 
10 5-lb sacks 2" min 9.00-11.00 mostly 9.50-10.50 Yellow Type U.S. One baled 10
5-lb sacks 2" min 11.00-12.00 mostly 12.00 occasional higher tote bags approx  
2000 lbs per cwt 2" min 17.50-18.50                                            

CANADA (NEW BRUNSWICK) CROSSINGS THROUGH MAINE POINTS                          
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - Prices in U.S. Dollars                     
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Russet Norkotah/Other Varieties U.S.
No. 1 or Canada No. 1 baled 5 10-lb sacks 2" or 4 oz min 11.00-11.50  baled 10 
5-lb sacks 2" or 4 oz min 12.00-12.50                                          

MICHIGAN                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality and    
size. Yellow Globe Type master container 16 3-lb mesh sacks med 10.00-13.00    
fair quality lower, occasional best 14.00 rpkr sz 8.00-12.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 
fair quality lower Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo 10.00-11.00  med 7.50-8.25   
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Russet Norkotah U.S. One     
baled 5 10-lb sacks sz A 10.00-12.75  few including prior commitments low as   
9.25 baled 10 5-lb sacks sz A 11.00-13.75  few low as 10.25                    

NEW YORK                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality and    
size. Yellow Globe Type 50 lb sacks jbo 9.00-11.00 mostly 10.00-11.00 fair     
quality and condition lower med 2 1/4"min 10.00-13.00  fair quality and        
condition lower Red Globe Type 50 lb sacks med 13.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-16.00  
fair quality and condition lower                                               

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 11-JAN-2019                            
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

CENTRAL WISCONSIN                                                              
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY.  Yellow Globe Type master    
container 16 3-lb mesh sacks med 12.50-13.50 mostly 12.50 occas higher &  lower
---POTATOES: DEMAND RUSSET CARTONS GOOD, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET RUSSET CARTONS
40S-70S HIGHER, OTHERS STEADY.  Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film    
bags sz A 7.50-9.00 mostly 9.00 occas higher baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A      
8.50-10.00 mostly 10.00 occas higher 50 lb cartons 40s 12.00-14.00 mostly      
13.00-13.50 50s 12.00-14.00 mostly 13.00-13.50 60s 12.00-14.00 mostly          
13.00-13.50 70s 12.00-14.00 mostly 13.00-13.50 80s 11.00-13.00 mostly          
12.00-12.50 90s 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.50-11.50 100s 10.00-11.00 mostly         
10.50-11.00 Round Red U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 9.00-13.00 mostly  
12.00-13.00 50 lb cartons sz A 9.00-12.50 mostly 11.00-12.00 sz B 13.00-15.50  
mostly 14.00-15.00 50 lb sacks sz A 8.00-11.50 mostly 10.00-11.00 sz B         
12.00-14.50 mostly 13.00-14.00 Yellow Type U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz 
A 11.00-16.50 mostly 12.00-13.00 50 lb cartons sz A 11.00-15.50 mostly         
11.00-12.00 50 lb sacks sz A 10.00-14.50 mostly 10.00-11.00                    

COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON & UMATILLA BASIN OREGON                              
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND WHITE VERY GOOD, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET FIRM.  Yellow   
Hybrid 50 lb sacks col 6.50-8.00 mostly 7.00 jbo 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 med
6.50-8.00 mostly 7.00 White 50 lb sacks jbo 17.00-21.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 med 
15.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo 6.00-7.00 mostly 
6.00-6.50 med 5.50-6.50                                                        
---POTATOES: DEMAND CARTON 50S-70S DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY, OTHERS FAIRLY GOOD.  
MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A
5.00-6.00  baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 6.00-7.00  50 lb cartons 40s       
8.00-9.00 mostly 8.50-9.00 50s 9.00-12.00 mostly 9.50-10.00 60s 9.00-12.00     
mostly 9.50-10.00 70s 9.00-12.00 mostly 9.50-10.00 80s 9.00-12.00 mostly       
9.50-10.00 90s 8.75-10.00 mostly 9.00-9.50 100s 8.50-10.00 mostly 8.50-9.00    
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 10 oz min 5.00-6.00  occas higher                         

IDAHO AND MALHEUR COUNTY, OREGON                                               
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND WHITES VERY GOOD, YELLOWS GOOD, REDS MODERATE. MARKET RED
STEADY, OTHERS HIGHER.  Yellow Spanish Hybrid U.S. One 50 lb sacks Super Col   
7.50-8.50 mostly 8.00-8.50 col 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.50-8.00 jbo 7.00-8.00 mostly 
7.00-7.50 med 6.50-8.00 mostly 7.50 White U.S. One 50 lb sacks jbo 24.00-27.00 
mostly 26.00 med 24.00-26.00 mostly 26.00 Red Globe Type U.S. One 25 lb sacks  
jbo 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.00 med 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50                       

MINNESOTA-NORTH DAKOTA (RED RIVER VALLEY)                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND ROUND RED SZ A, YELLOWS FAIRLY GOOD, OTHERS MODERATE.      
MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  Round Red U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A          
11.00-12.00 mostly 11.50 occas lower 50 lb cartons sz A 11.00-12.00 mostly     
11.50 occas lower sz B 13.00-14.50 mostly 14.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 25.00-30.00
mostly 25.00 50 lb sacks sz A 9.50-10.50 mostly 10.00 occas lower sz B         
11.50-13.00 mostly 11.50-12.50 tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A          
16.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 occas lower sz B 20.00-23.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 U.S.  
Two 50 lb sacks sz A 4.75-5.50 mostly 5.00 sz B 7.50-8.50 mostly 8.00 occas    
lower Yellow Type U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 12.50-14.00 mostly     
13.00-13.50 50 lb cartons sz A 12.50-14.00 mostly 13.00-13.50 sz B 8.50-10.00  
mostly 8.50-9.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 25.00-30.00  tote bags approx 2000 lbs per
cwt sz A 19.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-21.00                                        

NEBRASKA                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Russet Norkotah U.S. One     
baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 8.50-9.00 mostly 9.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A
9.50-10.00 mostly 10.00 50 lb cartons 40s 10.00-12.00  occas lower 50s         
10.00-12.00  occas lower 60s 10.50-12.00 mostly 11.00 70s 10.50-12.00 mostly   
11.00 80s 10.50-12.00 mostly 11.00 90s 10.50-12.00 mostly 11.00 100s           
10.50-12.00 mostly 11.00                                                       

PERU IMPORTS - REPACKED AT VARIOUS EAST COAST SHIPPING POINTS                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  Yellow Granex - Marked Sweet 40
lb cartons jbo 16.00-19.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 occas higher                     

SAN LUIS VALLEY COLORADO                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Russet Norkotah/Other        
Varieties U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.50 baled 10 
5-lb film bags sz A 8.50-10.00 mostly 9.50 50 lb cartons 40s 10.00-12.00 mostly
10.00 occas higher 50s 10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 occas higher 60s 10.00-12.00   
mostly 11.00 occas higher 70s 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00-11.00 occas higher 80s  
10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 90s 10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 100s 10.00-12.00 mostly  
11.00 U.S. Two baled 5 10-lb film bags 6.00-7.00 mostly 7.00 50 lb sacks 10 oz 
min 9.00  U.S. Coml bulk per cwt 9.50-10.00 mostly 10.00 Round Red U.S. One    
baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 12.50-13.00 mostly 13.00 Yellow Type U.S. One     
baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 12.50-13.00 mostly 13.00                          

UPPER VALLEY, TWIN FALLS-BURLEY DISTRICT IDAHO                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND BALES MODERATE, OTHERS GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  Russet  
Burbank U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 5.50-6.50    
baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 5.00-6.75 mostly 5.00-6.00 baled 10 5-lb mesh 
sacks non sz A 6.50-7.50  baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 6.00-7.00  50 lb    
cartons 40s 9.50-12.00 mostly 11.00 50s 9.50-12.00 mostly 11.00 60s 10.50-12.00
70s 10.50-13.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 80s 10.50-13.00 mostly 10.50-11.00 90s      
8.50-11.00 mostly 9.00-9.50 100s 8.00-9.00 mostly 9.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6  
oz min 5.50-6.50 mostly 6.00-6.50 10 oz min 7.00-8.00  Norkotah U.S. One 2" or 
4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 5.50-6.50  baled 5 10-lb film bags  
non sz A 5.00-6.00  baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 6.50-7.50  baled 10 5-lb 
film bags non sz A 6.00-7.00  50 lb cartons 40s 7.00-10.00  50s 8.00-10.00  60s
9.50-11.00 mostly 10.50 70s 9.50-11.00 mostly 10.00-11.00 80s 9.00-11.00 mostly
9.00 90s 8.00-9.00 mostly 9.00 100s 7.50-9.00 mostly 8.50 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 
6 oz min 5.50-6.50 mostly 6.00 10 oz min 6.00-7.00 mostly 7.00