Shipping Point Fruit Report - Fresno, CA
FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 12-JAN-2018                                  
                                                                                
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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No report will be issued on Monday, January 15, 2018 in observance of the Birthday
of Martin Luther King, Jr. The next report will be issued on Tuesday, January 16, 2018.
                                                                               
Fresno,      CA: Cloudy 43-57
Huron,       CA: Partly Cloudy 43-60
Oxnard,      CA: Partly Cloudy 51-66
Salinas,     CA: Partly Cloudy 45-65
Santa Maria, CA: Partly Cloudy 47-73
McAllen,     TX: Sunny 48-68
                                                                                
                                                                                

CENTRAL & NORTHERN DISTRICTS CALIFORNIA                                        
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---KIWIFRUIT: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Precooling and palletization     
included. 9 kg (19.8 lb) containers loose Hayward 27 sz 19.50-23.50 mostly     
19.50-22.50 30 sz 18.50-22.50 mostly 18.50-20.50 33 sz 17.50-21.50 mostly      
17.50-20.50 36 sz 15.50-20.50 mostly 16.50-18.50 39 sz 15.50-18.50 mostly      
15.50-17.50 occasional higher 42 sz 14.50-16.50 mostly 14.50-15.50 occasional  
low as 12.50 45 sz 13.50-16.50 mostly 13.50-14.50 occasional 12.50             

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH ARIZONA, CALIFORNIA AND TEXAS                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---BLUEBERRIES: DEMAND BEST MODERATE, OTHERS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Includes    
palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality. Many present shipments from    
previous commitments and/or prior bookings. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids       
14.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-18.00 few 20.00 occasional higher                     
---MISC BERRIES: DEMAND BEST MODERATE, OTHERS VERY LIGHT. MARKET 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 5.00-8.00 mostly 6.00 few including previous  
commitments 14.00 occasional higher                                            
---RASPBERRIES: DEMAND BEST MODERATE, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET 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 Red 18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 few including previous  
commitments 23.00-24.00 occasional higher and lower                            

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA                                             
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Inludes palletizing  
and cooling. Wide range in quality. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med      
16.00-20.00 mostly 16.00-18.00 few including previous commitments 14.00 ORGANIC
flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med 26.00-32.00 mostly 26.00-28.00 occasional
higher                                                                         

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and   
cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. Most present shipments from      
previous commitments and/or prior bookings. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids  
med 14.00-20.00 mostly 16.00-18.00 some including previous commitments low as  
12.00                                                                          

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---AVOCADOS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included.      
cartons 2 layer Hass 32s 36.25-38.25 mostly 36.25 occasional lower 36s         
36.25-38.25 mostly 36.25 occasional lower 40s 32.25-36.25 mostly 34.25-36.25   
48s 30.25-35.25 mostly 30.25-32.25 60s 29.25-33.25 mostly 29.25-30.25          
occasional lower 70s 27.25-30.25 mostly 28.25 occasional lower 84s 16.25-22.25 
mostly 16.25-18.25 occasional higher                                           

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND BEST FAIRLY GOOD, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET
STEADY. includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. 
Many present shipments from previous commitments and/or prior bookings. Harvest
curtailed by wet fields. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med 16.00-18.00  few
including previous commitments 14.00 occasional higher ORGANIC flats 8 1-lb    
containers with lids med 26.00-32.00 mostly 28.00-30.00 occasional higher and  
lower                                                                          

SANTA MARIA CALIFORNIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Includes   
palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. Many present     
shipments from previous commitments and/or prior bookings. Harvest curtailed by
wet fields. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00 few 
20.00