Shipping Point Fruit Report - Fresno, CA
USDA - Wed May 15, 1:57PM CDT
FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 15-MAY-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.                                         
                                                                                

FR_FV110                                                                        
                                                                                

Fresno,      CA: Rain 62-75
Oxnard,      CA: Cloudy 59-65
Salinas,     CA: Rain 57-70
Santa Maria, CA: Cloudy 51-73
McAllen,     TX: Partly Cloudy 75-88
Morelia,  MI     MX: Sunny 53-84                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

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 LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and cooling. 
Wide range in quality. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids 8.00-12.00 mostly          
8.00-10.00 occasional higher                                                   
---MISC BERRIES: DEMAND VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and    
cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. Many sales booked open with price
to be establshed later. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Blackberries 3.00-6.00    
mostly 4.00-5.00 few 8.00 occasional higher                                    
---RASPBERRIES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and cooling. 
flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Red 16.00-20.00 mostly 16.00-18.00 few including  
previous commitments 22.00 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 60S ABOUT STEADY, OTHERS HIGHER. Extra        
services included. cartons 2 layer Hass 32s 52.25-58.25 mostly 54.25-56.25 36s 
52.25-58.25 mostly 54.25-56.25 40s 52.25-58.25 mostly 54.25-56.25 48s          
54.25-58.25 mostly 56.25-58.25 60s 52.25-58.25 mostly 54.25-56.25 occasional   
lower 70s 42.25-50.25 mostly 47.25-49.25 occasional higher 84s 36.25-42.25     
mostly 36.25-37.25 occasional lower                                            

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE CALIFORNIA                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2019 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND CONVENTIONAL MODERATE, ORGANIC VERY LIGHT. MARKET      
CONVENTIONAL HIGHER, ORGANIC ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and cooling.   
flats 8 1-lb containers with lids lge 6.00-8.00 mostly 7.00-8.00 few 9.00      
occasional higher ORGANIC flats 8 1-lb containers with lids lge 8.00-12.00     
mostly 10.00-12.00 occasional higher and lower                                 

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2019 Season                                                                    
---CHERRIES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletization and     
cooling. Many shipments being booked at previously committed prices. Few spot  
market sales. Wide range in prices. 16 lb cartons bagged Various Red Sweet     
Varieties 9 1/2 row sz 60.00-70.00 mostly 63.00-68.00 few low as 58.00 10 row  
sz 50.00-65.00 mostly 58.00-62.00 10 1/2 row sz 50.00-60.00 mostly 52.00-56.00 
occasional lower 11 row sz 45.00-52.00 mostly 48.00-50.00 occasional higher and
lower 11 1/2 row sz 28.00-40.00 mostly 30.00-35.00 few high as 46.00 12 row sz 
19.00-30.00 mostly 20.00-28.00 occasional higher                               

SANTA MARIA CALIFORNIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2019 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND CONVENTIONAL MODERATE, ORGANIC VERY LIGHT. MARKET      
CONVENTIONAL HIGHER, ORGANIC ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and cooling.   
Wide range in quality. Some berries being diverted to freezer and/or processor.
flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med-lge 5.00-8.00 mostly 6.00-8.00 few 9.00  
occasional higher ORGANIC flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med-lge 8.00-12.00 
mostly 10.00-12.00 occasional higher and lower                                 

SOUTH & CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2019 Season                                                                    
---BLUEBERRIES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and       
cooling. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00 occasional      
higher ORGANIC flats 12 6-oz cups with lids 12.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-16.00     

SOUTH DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2019 Season                                                                    
---AVOCADOS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET 48S, 60S AND 84S ABOUT STEADY, OTHERS  
HIGHER. Extra services included. cartons 2 layer Hass 32s 52.25-60.25 mostly   
54.25-56.25 36s 52.25-60.25 mostly 54.25-56.25 40s 52.25-60.25 mostly          
54.25-56.25 48s 52.25-57.25 mostly 55.25-56.25 occasional lower 60s 50.25-59.25
mostly 55.25-57.25 occasional lower 70s 45.25-58.25 mostly 48.25-50.25         
occasional higher and lower 84s 30.25-40.25 mostly 36.25-38.25 occasional      
higher and lower ORGANIC cartons 2 layer Hass 48s 65.25-68.25 mostly           
66.25-68.25 few high as 70.25 60s 65.25-68.25 mostly 66.25-68.25 few high as   
70.25