Wholesale Market Fruit Report - Los Angeles, CA
LOS ANGELES Terminal Prices as of 13-MAR-2018                                  
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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WEATHER AT 7:00 AM: MIST: 59                                                   
YESTERDAY'S WEATHER: 72
https://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/hc_fv010.txt                                

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CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
---CLEMENTINES: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  flat cartons 15 2-lb mesh bags
CA 40 sz 33.50-34.50 flat cartons 10 3-lb mesh bags CA 40 sz 32.00-33.00       
cartons 4 5-lb containers CA 32 sz 20.50-21.00 one label 24.00 1/2 bushel      
cartons CA mam 21.50-22.50 jbo 21.50-22.50 lge 21.50-22.50 med 20.00-21.00     
---GRAPEFRUIT: OFFERINGS MEXICO LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons MX  
No Grade Marks Red 23s 15.00-16.00 27s 16.00-17.00 32s 16.00-17.00 36s         
17.00-18.00 40s 17.00-18.00 48s 14.00-15.00 TX Texas Fancy Marked Rio Star 18s 
22.00-23.00 23s 22.00-24.00 mostly 23.00 few high as 26.00 27s 22.00-24.00     
mostly 23.00 32s 22.00-24.00 mostly 23.00 36s 22.00-24.00 mostly 23.00 40s     
20.00-23.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 few high as 25.00 48s 19.00-20.00 occas         
higher/lower 56s 18.00-19.00                                                   
---LEMONS:  MARKET STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade 75s         
35.00-38.00 mostly 36.00-37.50 95s 36.00-39.00 mostly 37.00-38.00 occas        
higher/lower 115s 36.00-39.00 mostly 37.00-38.00 140s 36.00-39.00 mostly       
37.00-38.00 165s 39.00-41.00 mostly 39.00-40.00 few low as 36.00 200s          
38.00-40.00 mostly 38.00-39.00 235s 33.00-35.00 mostly 34.00-34.50 Shprs Choice
75s 26.00-28.00 mostly 26.00-27.00 occas higher/lower 95s 28.00-31.00 mostly   
29.00-30.00 occaslower 115s 28.00-31.00 mostly 29.00-30.00 occas lower 140s    
30.00-33.00 mostly 31.00-32.00 occas lower 165s 27.50-30.00 mostly 28.00-29.00 
occas higher 200s 33.00-35.00 mostly 33.00-34.00 occas lower 235s 20.00-22.00  
mostly 20.00-21.50 occas higher Uncl (Standard) 95s 20.00-21.00 115s           
20.00-21.00 140s 20.00-22.00 mostly 21.00-21.50 165s 20.50-21.50               
---LIMES: OFFERINGS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET SEEDLESS TYPE LOWER, SEEDED TYPE ABOUT
STEADY. Wide range in quality and appearance. 40 lb containers MX Seedless Type
150s 45.00-50.00 mostly 46.00-49.00 one label higher 175s 50.00-55.00 mostly   
51.00-54.00 one label higher 200s 50.00-55.00 mostly 51.00-54.00 230s          
45.00-50.00 mostly 46.00-48.00  poorer quality and condition all sizes lower   
35-36 lb cartons MX Seeded Types 300s 30.00-34.00 mostly 32.00-34.00 500s      
28.00-30.00                                                                    
---MISC CITRUS:  MARKET CA 7/10 BUSHEL CARTONS SHIPPERS FIRST GRADE PUMMELO 14S
SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons w/ stems/leaves CA   
Satsuma irreg sz 24.00-26.00 mostly 24.00-25.00 occas higher/lower 1/2 cartons 
CA Shprs 1st Grade Blood Orange Moro 48s 14.00-15.00 56s 15.50-16.50 72s       
15.50-16.50 138s 13.50-14.50 7/10 bushel cartons CA Meyer Lemon 115s           
19.00-20.00 140s 19.00-20.00 165s 19.00-20.00 Sweet Lime col 29.00-30.00 mam   
29.00-30.00 Shprs 1st Grade Pummelo 14s 21.00-23.00 Oro Blanco 27s 17.25-18.25 
10 lb cartons CA Kumquats 24.00-26.00 Meyer Lemon med 9.00-11.00 mostly        
9.00-10.00 few 6.00                                                            
---ORANGES: OFFERINGS OF CARA CARA LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons  
CA Shprs 1st Grade Navel 40s 24.00 occas higher/lower 48s 20.00-23.00 mostly   
21.00-22.00 one label higher 56s 22.00-25.00 mostly 23.00-24.00 occas higher   
few low as 20.00 72s 22.75-25.00 mostly 23.00-24.00 occas higher 88s           
22.00-25.00 mostly 23.00-24.50 occas higher 113s 25.00-28.00 mostly 26.00-27.00
occas higher 138s 25.00-28.00 mostly 26.00-27.00 occas higher/lower Cara Cara  
56s 26.00-28.00 mostly 26.00-27.00 72s 27.50-28.50 113s 26.00-27.00 138s       
26.00-27.00 Shprs Choice Navel 48s 19.00-23.00 mostly 19.00-21.00 occas lower  
56s 20.00-23.00 mostly 21.00-22.00 occas lower 72s 21.00-24.00 mostly          
22.00-23.00 occas lower 88s 18.50-21.00 one label higher 113s 23.00-25.00      
mostly 23.00-24.00 one label high as 28.50 138s 23.00-24.00 one label higher TX
U.S. Combination Marr 72s 23.00-25.00 mostly 23.00-24.00 88s 23.00-25.00 113s  
24.00-25.00                                                                    
---TANGELOS: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs 1st 
Grade Minneola 64s 22.00-23.00 80s 22.00-23.00 100s 20.00-21.00 125s           
20.00-21.00 one label 24.00 150s 15.00-16.00                                   
---TANGERINES: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  4/5 bushel cartons  
FL U.S. No. 1 Honey 80s 45.00-46.00 120s 33.00-34.00 1/2 bushel cartons CA     
Golden Nugget col 23.00-25.00 mam 23.00-25.00 lge 23.00-25.00 med 23.00-25.00  
w/ stems/leaves CA W. Murcott Afourer irreg sz 23.00-25.00 25 lb cartons CA    
Pixie jbo 40.00-42.00 cartons 10 3-lb mesh bags CA Honey Mandarins 22 size     
30.00                                                                          

BERRIES                                                                        
---BLUEBERRIES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  flats 12 6-oz cups with lids CL BOAT med
14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 one label higher poorer condition lower MX med  
13.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 poorer condition lower Baja District lge 28.00  
(one label)                                                                    
---MISC BERRIES:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 12 6-oz cups with lids CL AIR Red      
Currants 36.00 MX Blackberries lge 13.00-15.00 mostly 14.00 occas higher/lower 
one label 24.00-26.00                                                          
---RASPBERRIES: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  flats 12 6-oz cups with 
lids CA Oxnard District California Red lge 24.00-28.00 mostly 24.00-26.00 MX   
Baja District Red lge 26.00-28.00                                              
---STRAWBERRIES:  MARKET SANTA MARIA 1-LB CONTAINERS WITH LIDS SLIGHTLY HIGHER,
OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality, condition and appearance. flats 12 
1-pt containers with lids CA Oxnard District California med-lge 20.00-22.00 few
24.00 poorer quality and condition lower flats 8 1-lb containers with lids CA  
Oxnard District California med 16.00-20.00 mostly 16.00-18.00 fr qual          
10.00-12.00 Santa Maria District med 13.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 one label  
18.00 fr qual 9.00-10.00 MX Baja District med 12.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-14.00   
one label 18.00 flats 4 1-lb containers with lids CA Oxnard District California
With Stems lge-exlge 25.00-28.00 mostly 26.00-27.00 occas higher/lower Santa   
Maria District With Stems lge-exlge 20.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 occas       
higher/lower                                                                   

MELONS                                                                         
---CANTALOUPS: OFFERINGS HONDURAS LIGHT. MARKET GU 1/2 CARTONS 9S AND CR 1/2   
CARTONS 12S SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  1/2 cartons CR BOAT 9s       
12.00-13.00 12s 9.00-11.00 occas higher/lower GU BOAT 9s 9.00-11.00 12s        
10.00-12.00 occas higher/lower 15s 10.00-11.00 few 12.00 oversized 1/2 cartons 
GU BOAT 9s (6 size) 10.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-14.00 HD BOAT 9s (6 size)         
10.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-14.00                                                 
---HONEYDEWS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  2/3 cartons CR BOAT 5s 11.00-13.00 mostly 
12.00 GU BOAT 5s offerings insufficient to quote. MX 5s 9.00-11.00 mostly 10.00
6s 8.00-11.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 8s 8.00-11.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 oversized 2/3  
cartons CR BOAT 5s (4 size) 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.50 MX 5s (4 size)      
10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00-11.00                                                 
---WATERMELONS: OFFERINGS BINS VERY LIGHT. MARKET MX CARTONS RED FLESH SEEDLESS
TYPE AND 24 INCH BINS SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHER ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in       
quality and appearance. cartons MX Red Flesh Seedless Type 4s 23.00-25.00      
mostly 24.00-25.00 few high as 28.00 5s 23.00-25.00 mostly 24.00-25.00 few high
as 28.00 6s 22.00-25.00 mostly 23.00-24.00 occas higher/lower flat cartons MX  
Red Flesh Seedless Miniature 6s 16.00-18.00 occas higher/lower 8s 16.00-18.00  
occas higher 9s 16.00-18.00 24 inch bins MX Red Flesh Seedless Type 45s        
190.00-200.00 occas higher fr qual 165.00-175.00 poorer quality and condition  
150.00                                                                         

NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
---APPLES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons tray pack CD CDExFcy Spartan 88s           
44.00-45.00 WA WAExFcy Red Delicious 56s 16.00-18.00 64s 18.00-20.00 72s       
18.00-20.00 fineappear 23.00-24.00 88s 16.00-18.00 100s fineappear 19.00-20.00 
113s 16.00-18.00 125s 16.00-18.00 138s 16.00-18.00 163s 16.00-18.00 fineappear 
20.25-21.25 Golden Delicious 64s fineappear 36.00-38.00 72s fineappear         
36.00-38.00 88s fineappear 33.00-35.00 100s fineappear 26.00-28.00 125s        
fineappear 24.00-26.00 138s 22.00-24.00 Fuji 56s 33.00-35.00 72s 28.00-30.00   
88s 26.00-28.00 100s 22.00-24.00 113s 22.00-24.00 125s 20.00-22.00 138s        
23.00-25.00 163s 23.00-25.00 Granny Smith 64s 30.00-32.00 occas higher/lower   
72s 34.00-37.00 mostly 35.00-36.00 88s 30.00-32.00 occas higher/lower 100s     
25.00-27.00 occas higher/lower 113s 24.00-26.00 occas higher/lower 125s        
24.00-26.00 occas higher/lower 138s 22.00-24.00 occas higher/lower 163s        
22.00-24.00 occas higher/lower Gala 64s 28.00-30.00 72s 28.00-30.00 88s        
26.00-28.00 100s 26.00-28.00 113s 24.00-26.00 125s 22.00-24.00 138s 22.00-24.00
163s 22.00-24.00 Braeburn 64s fineappear 24.00 72s 23.00-24.00 Jonagold 64s    
24.00-26.00 Honeycrisp 72s 43.00-45.00 100s 26.00-28.00 113s 26.00-28.00 Pink  
Lady/Cripps Pink 72s 36.00-38.00 100s 31.00-33.00 cartons 12 3-lb film bags WA 
WAExFcy Red Delicious 2 1/2" min 14.00-15.00 Fuji 15.00-16.00 Granny Smith 2   
1/2" min 15.50-16.50                                                           
---AVOCADOS: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  cartons 2 layer MX Hass 32s      
40.00-42.00 mostly 40.00-41.00 occas higher 36s 40.00-42.00 mostly 40.00-41.00 
occas higher 40s 39.00-43.00 mostly 40.00-42.00 occas higher 48s 39.00-41.00   
mostly 39.00-40.00 occas higher 60s 30.00-32.00 mostly 30.00-31.00 occas higher
70s 22.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-23.00 84s 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-19.00          
---BANANAS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons EC BOAT 27.00-30.00 mostly 29.00 GU 
BOAT 27.00-30.00 mostly 29.00 MX 27.00-30.00 mostly 29.00 Burro 14.00-16.50    
mostly 15.00 40 lb cartons institutional pack EC BOAT petite 18.00-20.00 mostly
18.00-19.50 GU BOAT petite 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-19.50 20 lb cartons CB BOAT
Manzano 22.00-24.00 EC BOAT Red 12.00-13.50 Manzano 17.00-18.00 15 lb cartons  
EC BOAT Baby 10.50-13.00 mostly 11.50-12.50                                    
---FRUITS OTHER: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  11 lb cartons loose CA 
Dates Medjool lge 24.00-29.00 mostly 25.00-27.00 cartons 1 layer CL BOAT Apple 
Pears Hosui 12s 17.00-18.00 18s 17.00-18.00 flat cartons EC AIR Pepino 15s     
16.00-16.50 16s 16.00-16.50 20s 16.00-16.50 cartons 1 layer TW AIR Carambola - 
Star Fruit 9s 25.00 cartons 1 layer tray pack CA Cherimoya 8s 60.00 10s 60.00  
12s 60.00 14s 60.00 20 lb carton per lb CA lge 6.00 Passion Fruit 33s          
46.00-50.00 39s 46.00-50.00 34-36s 46.00-50.00 CL AIR Kiwano 12s 40.50 NZ AIR  
Kiwano 12s 37.50 Passion Fruit 33s 46.50 39s 46.50 34-36s 46.50 flats 1 layer  
MX Figs Black Mission 54s 34.00-36.00 flats 12 8-oz containers with lids MX    
Figs Black Mission 46.00-48.00 18 kg containers wrapped CQ Apple Pears Yali 72s
16.00-17.00 13 lb cartons MX Guava 14.00-16.00 occas higher/lower              
---GRAPES:  MARKET PE- 18 LB CONTAINERS BAGGED RED GLOBE JBO & SUGARONE JBO    
TYPE SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  18 lb containers bagged CL BOAT     
Autumn Royal exlge 22.00-24.00 occas higher/lower PE BOAT Sugraone jbo         
30.00-32.00 occas higher/lower White Seedless Type lge 18.00-20.00 occas       
higher/lower Red Seedless jbo 30.00-32.00 occas higher/lower Red Globe jbo     
20.00-22.00 occas higher/lower 19 lb containers bagged CL BOAT Flame Seedless  
exlge 22.00-24.00 lge 20.00-22.00                                              
---KIWIFRUIT: OFFERINGS KIWI BERRIES LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  flats 1 layer
CA Hayward 27s 10.00-11.00 20 lb cartons loose CA Hayward 27 sz 23.00-27.00    
mostly 25.00-26.00 36 sz 20.00-22.00 flats 12 4.4-oz cups with lids CL AIR Kiwi
Berries (Baby Kiwi) 32.00 NZ AIR Kiwi Berries (Baby Kiwi) 32.00 bins CA Hayward
45 sz 130.00 9 kg (19.8 lb) containers loose GR Hayward 27 sz 24.00-25.00 IT   
Hayward 23 sz 22.00-23.00                                                      
---MANGOES: OFFERINGS HADEN LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER.  flats 1 layer MX    
Haden 6s 5.00-6.00 7s 5.00-6.00 8s 5.00-6.00 9s 5.00-6.00 10s 5.00-6.00 12s    
5.00-6.00 Tommy Atkins 6s 4.00-6.00 7s 4.00-6.00 8s 4.00-6.00 9s 4.00-6.00 10s 
4.00-6.00 12s 4.00-6.00 Ataulfo 14s fr qual 1.00-3.00 mostly 1.00-2.00 16s     
4.00-6.00 one label 8.00 fr qual 1.00-3.00 mostly 1.00-2.00 18s 4.00-6.00 one  
label 7.00 fr qual 1.00-3.00 mostly 1.00-2.00 20s fr qual 1.00-3.00 mostly     
1.00-2.00 22s fr qual 1.00-3.00 mostly 1.00-2.00 PE Kent 6s 5.00-6.00 7s       
5.00-6.00 fr cond 2.00-4.00 8s 5.00-6.00 fr cond 2.00-4.00 9s 5.00-6.00 fr cond
2.00-4.00 10s 5.00-6.00 fr cond 2.00-4.00                                      
---NECTARINES: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  cartons 2 layer tray pack CL   
BOAT Various Yellow Flesh Varieties 32s 24.00-26.00 40-42s 24.00-26.00 Various 
White Flesh Varieties 30s 24.00-26.00 9 kg containers loose CL BOAT Various    
Yellow Flesh Varieties 60 sz 16.00-18.00                                       
---PAPAYA:  MARKET MX 30-LB CARTONS MARADOL TYPE SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS STEADY.
10 lb cartons HI AIR Solo Type Yellow Flesh 8s 23.00-26.00 mostly 24.00-25.00  
9s 23.00-26.00 mostly 24.00-25.00 10s 22.00-24.00 30 lb cartons MX Maradol Type
12s 16.00-18.00 occas higher/lower 35 lb cartons MX Green Cooking Type         
17.00-18.00 (approx 20 count)                                                  
---PEACHES: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  cartons 2 layer tray pack CL 
BOAT Various Yellow Flesh Varieties 30s 24.00-26.00 Various White Flesh        
Varieties 40s 24.00-26.00 9 kg containers loose CL BOAT Various Yellow Flesh   
Varieties 60 sz 16.00-18.00 Various White Flesh Varieties 60 sz 22.00-24.00    
---PEARS:  MARKET STEADY.  4/5 bushel cartons wrapped CL Bartlett 80s          
38.00-40.00 90s 38.00-40.00 135s 26.00-28.00 WA U.S. One D'Anjou 80s           
30.00-32.00 90s 30.00-32.00 110s 28.00-30.00 120s 34.00-36.00 135s 33.00-35.00 
Bosc Golden 80s 38.00-40.00 90s 38.00-40.00 110s 30.00-32.00 2/5 bushel cartons
wrapped WA U.S. One Red D'Anjou 40s 16.00-18.00 Comice 40s 16.00               
---PINEAPPLES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons 1 layer CR BOAT golden ripe 5s         
10.00-11.00 6s 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00-11.00 fr qual 6.00-7.00 7s 10.00-12.00 
mostly 10.00-11.00 fr qual 6.00-7.00 SF AIR Baby Type 10s 26.00                
---PLANTAINS:  MARKET STEADY.  50 lb cartons CB BOAT 27.00-28.00 EC BOAT       
22.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-23.00 occas higher/lower GU BOAT 26.00-27.00 MX       
28.00-29.00 occas lower NI BOAT 24.00-25.00                                    
---PLUMS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  cartons 2 layer CL BOAT Larry  
Anne 40s 26.00 Marked Black Plum 30s 25.00-26.00 40s 24.50-25.50 Marked Lemon  
Plum 50s 22.00-24.00 56s 22.00-24.00 9 kg containers loose CL BOAT Marked Black
Plum 60 sz 16.00-18.00 Marked Red Plum 60 sz 16.00-18.00                       

ORGANIC                                                                        

BERRIES                                                                        
---BLUEBERRIES: flats 12 4.4-oz cups with lids CA med 24.00 (one label)        
---RASPBERRIES: flats 12 6-oz cups with lids MX Red lge 28.50-32.00            

NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
---BANANAS: 40 lb cartons EC BOAT 28.50-30.00 occas higher PE BOAT 28.50-30.00 
occas higher