Weekly Shipments (Movement) - Sweet Potato
WA_FV450                                                                                        
WASHINGTON  USDA  AMS  FEB 12 2019               SWEET POTATOES                                 
                                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                                        
                                                                                                
                                                                                                
                                                                                                
                                                                                                
                                                                                                
                                       SHIPMENTS BY ORIGINS                                     
               (AMOUNTS ARE SHOWN IN UNITS OF 40,000 LBS OR 1,000 40 LB PACKAGES)               
                                                                                                
COMMODITY                        FEB 03   JAN 27   FEB 04  TOTAL THIS   TOTAL LAST              
  MODE                           FEB 09   FEB 02   FEB 10  SEASON THRU  SEASON THRU     TOTAL   
    ORIGIN                        2019     2019     2018   FEB 09 2019  FEB 10 2018  LAST SEASON
                                                                                                
SWEET POTATOES                                                                                  
  RAIL                                                                                          
    CALIFORNIA-CENTRAL                3        -        -           50           28          153
    TOTAL                             3        -        -           50           28          153
                                                                                                
  PIGGYBACK                                                                                     
    CALIFORNIA-CENTRAL                6        3        6          126           64          184
    TOTAL                             6        3        6          126           64          184
                                                                                                
  TRUCK                                                                                         
    CALIFORNIA-CENTRAL               74       45       54         1538         1494         2725
    LOUSIANA                         22       16       20          371          586         1228
    MISSISSIPPI                      52       48       39         1079         1179         2942
    NORTH CAROLINA                  277      298      359         5824         8013        18378
    TOTAL                           425      407      473         8812        11273        25273
                                                                                                
  U.S. TOTAL                        434      410      479         8988        11364        25610
                                                                                                
  IMPORT                                                                                        
    MEXICO                            -        -        -            5            2            2
  IMPORT TOTAL                        -        -        -            5            2            2
                                                                                                

SWEET POTATOES - ORGANIC                                                                        
    CALIFORNIA-CENTRAL                6        2        5           93           89          152
    TOTAL                             6        2        5           93           89          152
                                                                                                
  U.S. TOTAL                          6        2        5           93           89          152
                                                                                                

COMMODITY TOTAL                     439      412      484         9087        11455        25764