Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Philadelphia, PA
PHILADELPHIA Terminal Prices as of 14-SEP-2018                                 
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
Phone:  (215) 551-6791     Fax:  (215) 336-0355                                
                                                                               

NA_FV056                                                                       
Weather at 7:00 a.m. Overcast 78                                               
Yesterday's High 68                                                            
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES:  MARKET STEADY.  27 lb cartons MX 16.00-18.00 mostly           
17.00-18.00                                                                    
---BATATAS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb sacks FL 28.00                              
---BREADFRUIT:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons HD 33.00 JM 47.00                
---CALABAZA:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb sacks CR 17.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 45 lb    
cartons CR 18.00                                                               
---CAPE GOOSEBERRIES (PHYSALIS): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 12 3.5-oz baskets  
film wrapped CB 27.00                                                          
---CHAYOTE:  MARKET STEADY.  36 lb cartons CR Dark Green 27.00 White 28.00 40  
lb cartons CR 20.00-28.00 mostly 20.00-24.00 40 lb reusable plastic containers 
(RPC) MX Prickly Type OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                         
---COCONUTS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb sacks MX Dry 24s 36.00 (WHITE) 65-70 lb    
sacks DR Dry 40s 32.00-34.00 cartons TL Young Type 9s 16.00-20.00 SOME 21.00   
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons EC White Flesh  
10s 60.00 FL White Flesh 30.00                                                 
---GINGER ROOT:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons BR 26.00-28.00 mostly 28.00 CQ  
23.00-25.00 mostly 23.00                                                       
---JACKFRUIT:    36-40 lb cartons MX 2 count OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.  
---JICAMA:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons/crates MX 21.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-23.00   
---LONGAN:    20 lb cartons FL OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                
---LYCHEE: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   13 lb reusable plastic containers (RPC) CQ 26.00 
---MAGUEY (AGAVE) LEAVES:    bundles 12s MX OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.   
---MALANGA:  MARKET STEADY.  36 lb cartons EC Blanca 35.00-36.00 . Lila        
42.00-46.00 40 lb cartons CR Lila 50.00 Amarilla OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO     
QUOTE.                                                                         
---MAMEY SAPOTE:    25 lb cartons FL OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.          
---QUENAPAS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   25 lb cartons DR OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO     
QUOTE.                                                                         
---RAMBUTAN: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   5 lb cartons GU 12.00                          
---SUGARCANE:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb bundles FL bchd 10s 25.00                 
---TAMARINDO:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons MX 65.00-75.00 cartons 40 1-lb    
film bags TL 64.00-65.00                                                       
---TARO:  MARKET STEADY.  36 lb cartons CR Eddoes 33.00-34.00 EC Eddoes        
33.00-34.00 40 lb sacks MX Dasheen (Coco, Islena) med 26.00-28.00              
---TEPEGUAJE (GUAJE):  MARKET STEADY.  20 lb containers MX 42.00               
---TOMATILLOS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb containers MX 28.00-31.00 55 lb          
containers MX 35.00-37.00                                                      
---TUMERIC:  MARKET STEADY.  20 lb cartons FI Orange Type 88.00 40 lb mshsks JM
Orange Type 85.00-90.00                                                        
---YAMPI: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                     
---YAMS (NAMES):  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons BR Blanca 38.00 CB Blanca      
OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE. CR Blanca 37.00-40.00 mostly 38.00 JM Yellow  
78.00                                                                          
---YUCA (CASSAVA):  MARKET STEADY.  WAXED 36 lb cartons CR 20.00-27.00 mostly  
20.00-24.00                                                                    

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MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---GINGER ROOT: 30 lb cartons BR 32.00