Wholesale Market Asian F&V Report - Boston, MA
BOSTON Terminal Prices as of 17-MAY-2018                                       
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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BH_FV057                                                                       
Weather at 7:00a.m. Overcast   56  Yesterday's High     62                     
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC ASIAN VEGETABLES                                                          
---BAMBOO SHOOTS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   50 lb cartons DR 200.00 PR 200.00 China   
22lb Carton $75.00                                                             
---BEAN SPROUTS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb film bags MA 6.00-7.00 mostly 7.00   
Repacked Enroute 6.00-7.00 mostly 7.00 cartons 12 12-oz packages MA 12.00-15.00
mostly 12.00-12.50                                                             
---BITTERMELON:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  30 lb cartons DR med 38.00-40.00 mostly 
38.00 Chinese Indian lge 30.00-34.00 mostly 30.00 occas low as 26.00 FL Indian 
lge 30.00-34.00 mostly 30.00 occas low as 28.00 HD med 36.00-42.00 mostly 38.00
Chinese fr appear 18.00 Chinese Indian lge 30.00-34.00 mostly 30.00 MX med     
36.00-38.00 mostly 38.00 Chinese Indian med 30.00                              
---BOK CHOY:  MARKET  ABOUT STEADY.  30 lb cartons CA 22.00-26.00 mostly 25.00 
one label best 35.00 50 lb cartons FL 18.00-24.00 mostly 24.00 one label 26.00 
MX 26.00-28.00 mostly 28.00 TX 22.00-28.00 mostly 26.00-28.00 Local Repack     
18.00-26.00 mostly 25.00 WGA crates CA 38.00-40.00 mostly 40.00 1 3/4 bushel   
cartons FL 20.00-25.00 mostly 22.00 10 lb cartons Local Repack Baby Bok Choy   
Green Stem (Shanghai) 14.00-18.00 mostly 16.00 30 lb containers CA Baby Bok    
Choy Green Stem (Shanghai) 20.00-28.00 mostly 24.00 occas high as 35.00 MX Baby
Bok Choy Green Stem (Shanghai) 20.00-28.00 mostly 26.00 1.35 bushel cartons NJ 
Baby Bok Choy Green Stem (Shanghai) 20.00-28.00 mostly 28.00 1.5 bushel cartons
FL Baby Bok Choy Green Stem (Shanghai) 22.00-26.00 mostly 26.00                
---CHINESE CABBAGE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1.3 bushel crates NJ Long Type 12s  
18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 45 lb cartons MX Nappa 12s 30.00-32.00 mostly   
30.00 50 lb cartons TX Nappa 12s 18.00-22.00 mostly 22.00 30 lb cartons CA     
Nappa 12s 18.00-25.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 Local Repack Nappa 12s 18.00-24.00    
mostly 20.00 1 7/8 bushel cartons CA Nappa 12s 18.00-24.00 mostly 22.00 FL     
Nappa 12s 17.00-22.00 mostly 22.00 occasionally high as $25.00 GA Nappa 12s    
16.00-22.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 MX Nappa 12s 18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00 TX Nappa  
12s 18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00                                                   
---CHINESE CHIVES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons/crates CA 50.00 25lb cartons MX  
50.00 25lb cartons per lb CA 2.50-3.00 mostly 2.50 25lb cartons MX 2.50-3.00   
mostly 2.50 25lb cartons                                                       
---CHOY SUM: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb cartons CA Long Type 40.00 Short Type    
40.00 MX Long Type 35.00 Short Type 35.00                                      
---DAIKON:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel containers FL Topped 12s        
22.00-25.00 mostly 25.00 With Tops 12s 22.00-24.00 mostly 22.00 TX Topped 12s  
24.00-26.00 mostly 24.00 Local Repack Topped 12s 19.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-24.00
5 lb cartons Local Repack Topped 12s 10.00 sold loose 40 lb cartons CA Topped  
12s 20.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 occas higher With Tops 12s 20.00-30.00      
mostly 25.00                                                                   
---DONQUA (WINTER MELON):  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb crates CA 25.00-26.00 mostly  
26.00 MX 25.00-26.00 mostly 26.00 Local Repack 25.00-26.00 mostly 26.00 per lb 
Local Repack .75-1.00 mostly .90                                               
---GAI CHOY (CHINESE MUSTARD):  MARKET STEADY.  35 lb cartons CA 20.00-25.00   
mostly 25.00 MX 20.00-25.00 mostly 25.00 cartons per lb CA .80-1.00 mostly .80 
MX .80-1.00 mostly .80                                                         
---LONG BEANS:  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons per lb MX green 3.00-4.00 mostly 
4.00 white 3.00-4.00 mostly 4.00 30 lb cartons MX green 45.00 white 45.00      
---LOTUS ROOT:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons/crates per lb CQ 2.50-3.00 mostly 2.50 
20 kg containers CQ 70.00-100.00 mostly 75.00                                  
---MOAP (SMOOTH LUFFA): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb cartons/crates CA med         
40.00-45.00 mostly 40.00 HD med 23.00-26.00 mostly 26.00 MX med 40.00-45.00    
mostly 40.00                                                                   
---MOQUA (FUZZY SQUASH):  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  30 lb cartons HD sml           
36.00-40.00 mostly 38.00-40.00 one label 21.00 med 36.00-40.00 mostly 40.00 40 
lb cartons CA med 40.00-46.00 mostly 40.00 MX med 35.00-46.00 mostly 40.00     
---OPO (LONG SQUASH):  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  30 lb containers HD 22.00-25.00   
mostly 24.00 Chinese variety 40 lb containers CA 22.00-25.00 mostly 24.00      
Chinese variety HD 33.00-35.00 mostly 33.00 Indian variety 22.00-25.00 mostly  
24.00 Chinese variety MX 22.00-25.00 mostly 24.00 Chinese variety 45 lb        
containers DR 33.00-34.00 mostly 33.00 Indian variety                          
---SINQUA (ANGLED/RIDGED LUFFA): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb crates CA 38.00-44.00
mostly 44.00 HD 26.00-38.00 mostly 26.00 MX 38.00-40.00 mostly 40.00 35 lb     
crates DR 34.00 Indian variety 34.00                                           
---TINDORA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb cartons DR AIR 49.00-50.00 mostly 50.00 GU
AIR 49.00-50.00 mostly 50.00 JM AIR 60.00-65.00 mostly 60.00 one label best    
80.00