Shipping Point Fruit Report - Fresno, CA
FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 21-MAR-2019                                  
                                                                                
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: Partly Cloudy 49-64
Oxnard,      CA: Sunny 49-60
Salinas,     CA: Partly Cloudy 43-62
Santa Maria, CA: Partly Cloudy 47-62
McAllen,     TX: Cloudy 62-79                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH ARIZONA, CALIFORNIA AND TEXAS                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---BLUEBERRIES: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Includes palletizing and  
cooling. Wide range in quality. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids 16.00-18.00  few  
including previous commitments 20.00 occasional higher and lower               
---MISC BERRIES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing 
and cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. Many present shipments from  
previous commitments and/or prior bookings. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids       
Blackberries 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00 occasional higher and lower                
---RASPBERRIES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and 
cooling. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Red 18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 few   
16.00 occasional higher and lower                                              

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA                                             
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND CONVENTIONAL FAIRLY LIGHT, ORGANIC LIGHT. MARKET       
SLIGHTLY LOWER. Includes cooling and palletizing. Wide range in quality and    
condition. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00
occasional higher ORGANIC flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med 14.00-18.00    
mostly 16.00 occasional higher and lower                                       

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and  
cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids
sml-med 10.00-14.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 occasional higher                       

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---AVOCADOS: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET CONVENTIONAL 32-60S HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT      
STEADY. Extra services included. cartons 2 layer Hass 32s 22.25-32.25 mostly   
30.25-31.25 occasional higher 36s 22.25-32.25 mostly 30.25-31.25 occasional    
higher 40s 22.25-32.25 mostly 30.25-31.25 occasional higher 48s 22.25-32.25    
mostly 30.25-31.25 occasional higher 60s 22.25-32.25 mostly 30.25-31.25        
occasional higher 70s 28.25-31.25 mostly 28.25-30.25 occasional higher 84s     
20.25-24.25 mostly 21.25-22.25 occasional higher ORGANIC cartons 2 layer Hass  
40s 34.25-38.25 mostly 36.25-38.25 occasional higher and lower 48s 34.25-38.25 
mostly 36.25-38.25 occasional higher 60s 34.25-38.25 mostly 36.25-38.25        
occasional higher                                                              

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing 
and cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. Many present shipments from  
prior bookings and/or previous commitments. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids  
med-lge 14.00-18.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 few 12.00 occasional higher             

SANTA MARIA CALIFORNIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2019 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing 
and cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. Harvest curtailed by rain and
wet fields. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med-lge 14.00-18.00 mostly       
14.00-16.00 few 12.00 occasional higher