Shipping Point Fruit Report - Fresno, CA
FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 22-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: Cloudy 45-67
Oxnard,      CA: Cloudy 49-62
Salinas,     CA: Rain 44-63
Santa Maria, CA: Cloudy 42-63
McAllen,     TX: Cloudy/Windy 63-82                                                                               
                                                                                

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 STEADY. 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 MODERATE. 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 6.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 occasional higher                           
---RASPBERRIES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET 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       
ORGANIC SLIGHTLY LOWER, CONVENTIONAL ABOUT STEADY. Includes cooling and        
palletizing. Wide range in quality and condition. flats 8 1-lb containers with 
lids med-lge 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 occasional higher ORGANIC flats 8  
1-lb containers with lids med-lge 12.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 occasional    
higher                                                                         

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 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 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 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