Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Chicago, IL
USDA - Mon Feb 11, 2:13PM CST
CHICAGO Terminal Prices as of 11-FEB-2019                                      
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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HX_FV056                                                                       
WEATHER @ 7:00 A.M.: Cloudy 28                                                 
YESTERDAY'S HIGH:  29                                                          
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons MX 13.50-14.00                
---BANANA FLOWERS: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                            
---BATATAS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb sacks FL med-lge 32.00                    
---BREADFRUIT: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                
---CALABAZA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   50 lb sacks CR 22.00-23.00 DR 24.00            
---CAPE GOOSEBERRIES (PHYSALIS): OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons 12 5.6-oz     
containers with lids CB AIR Without Husk 28.00 cartons 12 6-oz containers with 
lids CB AIR Without Husk 25.50                                                 
---CHAYOTE: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb reusable plastic containers (RPC) MX Dark 
Green 24s 32.00 few high as 37.00 Prickly Type 24 sz 25.00-26.00 cartons CR    
White 24s 21.00-22.00                                                          
---COCONUTS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons FL Water 10s 24.00 65-70 lb sacks
DR Dry 40s 30.00-32.00 occas higher MX Dry 20s 22.00 30s 30.00-32.00 occas     
higher cartons DR Dry Grooved 24s 30.00 one label 36.00 TL Young Type 9s       
14.00-17.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 12s 14.00-17.00 mostly 15.00                    
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons EC AIR Red Flesh
7s 44.00 VN AIR White Flesh 9s 43.00 Red Flesh 10s 45.00 20 lb cartons FL White
Flesh lge 30.00 Red Flesh lge 32.00                                            
---GALANGA (SIAM, THAI GINGER): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb containers per lb HI  
3.50                                                                           
---GINGER ROOT: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb cartons BR 30.00 CQ 23.00-27.00 mostly
25.00-26.00 CR 31.00                                                           
---JICAMA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   20 lb cartons MX 22.00-24.00 38-40 lb containers 
MX 26.00-28.00                                                                 
---LONGAN: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   10 lb cartons FL 28.00                      
---MALANGA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons CR Blanca sml 46.00 lge           
38.00-42.00 mostly 38.00-40.00 Lila sml 46.00-50.00 mostly 46.00-48.00 lge     
40.00 DR Blanca sml 46.00 Lila med 46.00 EC Blanca lge 45.00-47.00 NI Blanca   
lge 38.00-40.00 Lila med 50.00 PN Blanca med 46.00                             
---MAMEY SAPOTE: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   25 lb cartons FL 76.00 few 85.00      
---QUENAPAS: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                  
---RAMBUTAN: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   5 lb cartons GU 17.00                     
---SUGARCANE: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   40 lb bundles FL 16.00-18.00 Red 18.00   
---TAMARINDO: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   25 lb cartons loose MX 43.00 35 lb cartons MX 
55.00 cartons 16 1-lb packages Repacked Local and Enroute Sweet 52.00          
---TARO: OFFERINGS FAIRLY LIGHT.   40 lb containers CR Eddoes sml 31.00-32.00  
EC Eddoes sml 20.00 lge 22.00 50 lb sacks CQ Dasheen (Coco, Islena) sml        
24.00-26.00 lge 19.00 CR Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 19.00 EC Dasheen (Coco,    
Islena) lge 19.00 NI Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 19.00                          
---TOMATILLOS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   38 lb reusable plastic containers (RPC) MX   
18.00-20.00 occas lower 40 lb containers MX Milpero 34.00 few low as 24.00     
---TUMERIC: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   30 lb cartons MX Orange Type 80.00         
---YAMPI: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                     
---YAMS (NAMES): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons CR Hespino 32.00 DR Blanca   
38.00-40.00                                                                    
---YUCA (CASSAVA): OFFERINGS LIGHT.  Waxed 40 lb cartons CR 20.00-23.00 mostly 
21.00-22.00 DR 24.00-26.00                                                     

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MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---COCONUTS: cartons TL Young Type 9s 24.50                                    
---GINGER ROOT: 30 lb cartons PE 72.50