Shipping Point Fruit Report, Import s - Miami, FL
USDA - Fri Dec 07, 11:33AM CST
MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 07-DEC-2018                                   
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                
Phone:  (305) 373-2955     Fax:  (305) 373-3562                                 
                                                                                
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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Linhares,Brazil               Rain                70- 81F  21- 27C
Guapiles, Costa Rica          Partly Cloudy       62- 74F  17- 23C
Huehuetenango, Guatemala      Fair                46- 75F  08- 24C       
Santo Domingo, Dominican Rep. Light Rain          71- 81F  21- 27C
San Pedro Sula, Honduras      Light Rain          64- 80F  21- 31C 
Ica, Peru                     Fair                63- 76F  17- 24C      
Lima, Peru                    Fair                66- 76F  19- 24C
Miami, FL                     Mostly Cloudy       69- 78F  17- 23C      
Philadelphia, PA              Fair                22- 40F  -1- 04C
Newark, NJ                    Fair                23- 39F  -1- 04C      
Long Beach, CA                Sunny               50- 69F  10- 21C
Galveston, TX                 Cloudy              54- 72F  12- 22C                                                                                
                                                                                

BRAZIL IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---PAPAYA: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Brazil by Air
and Boat. 3.5 kg containers Solo Type Golden 9s 8.00-10.50 mostly 9.00-10.00   
few higher 10s 8.00-10.50 mostly 9.00-10.00 few higher 12s 8.00-10.50 mostly   
9.00-10.00 few higher                                                          

BRAZIL, ECUADOR AND PERU IMPORTS - PORT OF ENTRY PHILADELPHIA AREA             
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---MANGOES: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. ECUADOR     
flats 1 layer Tommy Atkins 6s 6.00-6.50 mostly 6.00-6.25 few 5.50 7s 6.00-6.50 
mostly 6.00-6.25 few 5.50 8s 6.00-6.50 mostly 6.00-6.25 few 5.50 9s 5.50-6.50  
mostly 5.50-6.00 few 5.00 10s 4.75-5.50 mostly 4.75-5.00 few 4.50 12s 3.00-4.00
mostly 3.50-4.00 occas 4.50                                                    

BRAZIL, ECUADOR AND PERU IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---MANGOES: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. ECUADOR     
flats 1 layer Tommy Atkins 6s 6.00-6.50 mostly 6.25-6.50 7s 6.00-6.50 mostly   
6.25-6.50 8s 6.00-6.50 mostly 6.25-6.50 9s 6.00-6.50 mostly 6.25-6.50 few 5.75 
10s 4.75-5.25  occas higher 12s 3.00-4.50 mostly 3.75-4.00 occas higher        

BRAZIL, ECUADOR AND PERU IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA          
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---MANGOES: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET TOMMY ATKINS 9-12S    
SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. ECUADOR flats 1 layer Tommy Atkins 7s     
6.75-7.25  few 7.50 8s 6.75-7.25  few 7.50 9s 6.25-6.75  few 5.50-6.00 10s     
3.50-4.25  12s 3.00-4.00  14s   supplies insufficient to quote Ataulfo 12s     
11.00-12.50  14s 10.00-12.00  16s 9.50-10.00  occas higher and lower 18s       
7.00-9.00  20s 6.00-8.00  22s 5.00-6.00                                        

CARIBBEAN IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                               
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---AVOCADOS: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Dominican  
Republic cartons 2 layer Various Greenskin Varieties 16s 16.00-18.00 mostly    
16.00-17.00 occas higher 18s 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 occas higher 20s   
16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 occas higher 22s 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 
occas higher 24s 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 occas higher                   

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORT OF ENTRY PHILADELPHIA AREA                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---PINEAPPLES: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. COSTA    
RICA cartons 1 layer golden ripe 5s 6.00-9.00 mostly 8.00-8.50 6s 6.00-9.00    
mostly 8.00-8.50 7s 6.00-9.50 mostly 8.00-8.50 8s 7.00-8.50 mostly 8.00-8.50   

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---MISC BERRIES: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.    
GUATEMALA   By Air. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Blackberries med 8.00-10.00   
mostly 10.00 occas higher                                                      

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---PAPAYA: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.          
GUATEMALA, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC, few PANAMA 30-35 lb cartons Tainung 8s          
13.00-14.00  few sales low as 9.00 occas higher 9s 13.00-14.00  few sales low  
as 9.00 occas higher 10s 13.00-14.00  few sales low as 9.00 occas higher 12s   
13.00-14.00  few sales low as 9.00 occas higher 13s 13.00-14.00  few sales low 
as 9.00 occas higher 14s 13.00-14.00  few sales low as 9.00 occas higher       
---PINEAPPLES: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. COSTA
RICA cartons 1 layer golden ripe 5s 7.00-9.00 mostly 8.00-8.50 few 6.00 6s     
7.00-9.00 mostly 8.00-8.50 few 6.00 occas higher 7s 7.50-9.00 mostly 8.00-8.50 
few 6.00-7.00 occas higher 8s 7.00-9.00 mostly 8.00-8.50                       

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA                   
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---PINEAPPLES: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. COSTA    
RICA cartons 1 layer golden ripe 5s 6.00-9.00 mostly 7.00-8.00 6s 6.00-9.00    
mostly 7.00-8.00 7s 6.00-9.00 mostly 7.00-8.00 8s 6.00-9.00 mostly 7.00-8.00   

SOUTH FLORIDA                                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---AVOCADOS: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.        
Varieties are mostly Booth, Choquette, Hall and Lula . cartons 2 layer Various 
Greenskin Varieties 24s 17.00-20.00  occas higher and lower cartons 1 layer    
Various Greenskin Varieties 8s 8.00-12.00 mostly 9.00-11.00 occas higher and   
lower 9s 8.00-12.00 mostly 9.00-11.00 occas higher and lower 10s 8.00-12.00    
mostly 9.00-11.00 occas higher and lower 12s 8.00-12.00 mostly 9.00-11.00 occas
higher and lower