Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Los Angeles, CA
LOS ANGELES Terminal Prices as of 20-SEP-2018                                  
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
Phone:  (213) 894-3077     Fax:  (213) 894-2898                                
                                                                               

HC_FV056                                                                       
                                                                               
WEATHER AT 7:00 A.M.: OVERCAST 65                                              
YESTERDAY'S HIGH:  81                                                          
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb cartons MX 14.00-16.00 (22-24 count)  
---CAPE GOOSEBERRIES (PHYSALIS): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 12 3.5-oz baskets  
film wrapped CB AIR 22.50-24.00 cartons 12 5-oz containers with lids CB AIR    
Without Husk 28.00                                                             
---CHAYOTE:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb containers MX 12.50-14.00 mostly 13.00-14.00
occas higher cartons MX 24s 9.00                                               
---COCONUTS:  MARKET STEADY.  44 lb cartons MX Fresh 20s 19.00-24.00 mostly    
20.00-22.00 45 lb cartons MX Dry 20s 20.00-23.00 mostly 21.00-22.00 occas      
higher cartons TL Young Type 9s 13.50-16.00 mostly 14.50-15.50                 
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons VN AIR White    
Flesh 35.00-36.00 Red Flesh 45.00 5.5 lb cartons EC AIR Yellow 6s/8s 45.00     
---GINGER ROOT: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb cartons BR 32.00-34.00 CQ BOAT        
20.00-21.00                                                                    
---JICAMA:  MARKET STEADY.  38-40 lb containers MX 12.00-14.00 mostly          
12.00-13.00                                                                    
---LYCHEE: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   13 lb reusable plastic containers (RPC) CQ BOAT  
19.00-20.00 mostly 20.00 occas higher                                          
---MALANGA: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                   
---MAMEY SAPOTE: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   25 lb cartons FL 73.00                
---RAMBUTAN: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   5 lb cartons GU AIR 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00 MX
15.00 15 lb reusable plastic containers (RPC) MX 19.00-20.00                   
---TAMARILLO: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons 1 layer NZ AIR Red 30s 45.00 33s 
45.00 36s 45.00 39s 45.00                                                      
---TAMARINDO: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   30 lb cartons MX 42.00 occas higher      
cartons 16 1-lb packages TL Sweet 52.00-55.00 occas lower                      
---TARO: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb cartons EC Eddoes sml 36.00 40 lb sacks CQ   
BOAT Eddoes med 25.00-28.00 occas higher/lower 45 lb containers MX Dasheen     
(Coco, Islena) lge 22.00-26.00                                                 
---TOMATILLOS: OFFERINGS MILPERO LIGHT.   38-44 lb containers per lb CA .30-.35
MX .30 cartons/crates per lb CA Milpero .70-.75                                
---TUMERIC: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons Local Repack Orange Type 52.00    
occas higher 30 lb mshsks JM Orange Type 110.00                                
---YUCA (CASSAVA):  MARKET STEADY.  16 kg cartons CR 22.00-25.00 mostly        
23.00-24.00 occas higher