Shipping Point Fruit Report - Fresno, CA
FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 20-MAR-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.                                         
                                                                                

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Fresno,      CA: Cloudy 52-65
Oxnard,      CA: Cloudy 51-61
Salinas,     CA: Cloudy 48-69
Santa Maria, CA: Cloudy 47-69
McAllen,     TX: Rain 56-64                                                                               
                                                                                
                                                                                

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 GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and     
cooling. Wide range in quality. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids 16.00-18.00 mostly
16.00 few including previous commitments 20.00 occasional higher and lower     
---MISC BERRIES: DEMAND GOOD. 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   
8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00 occasional higher                                       
---RASPBERRIES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and 
cooling. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Red 18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00       
occasional higher and lower                                                    

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA                                             
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND ORGANIC LIGHT, CONVENTIONAL FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET       
STEADY. Includes cooling and palletizing. Wide range in quality and condition. 
flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med 12.00-14.00  occasional higher ORGANIC   
flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med 16.00-20.00 mostly 16.00-18.00 few 14.00 
occasional lower                                                               

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and  
cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids
sml-med 10.00-14.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 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 FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET CONVENTIONAL 84S AND ORGANIC 60S ABOUT 
STEADY, OTHERS HIGHER. Extra services included. cartons 2 layer Hass 32s       
27.25-31.25 mostly 28.25-30.25 36s 27.25-31.25 mostly 28.25-30.25 40s          
27.25-31.25 mostly 28.25-30.25 48s 27.25-31.25 mostly 28.25-30.25 60s          
27.25-31.25 mostly 28.25-30.25 70s 26.25-30.25 mostly 28.25-30.25 84s          
20.25-24.25 mostly 21.25-22.25 occasional higher ORGANIC cartons 2 layer Hass  
40s 34.25-38.25 mostly 36.25-38.25 occasional higher and lower 48s 34.25-38.25 
mostly 36.25-38.25 occasional higher 60s 34.25-38.25 mostly 36.25-38.25        
occasional higher                                                              

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and   
cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. Many present shipments from prior
bookings and/or previous commitments. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med-lge
14.00-18.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 occasional higher and lower                     

SANTA MARIA CALIFORNIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2019 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and   
cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. Harvest curtailed by rain and wet
fields. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med-lge 14.00-18.00 mostly           
14.00-16.00 occasional higher and lower