Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Los Angeles, CA
LOS ANGELES Terminal Prices as of 17-MAY-2018                                  
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
Phone:  (213) 894-3077     Fax:  (213) 894-2898                                
                                                                               

Weather at 7.00 am:  CLEAR: 59                                                 
YESTERDAY'S HIGH: 75                                                           
                                                                               
HC_FV056                                                                       
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb cartons MX 13.00-15.00 mostly 14.00   
(22-24 count)                                                                  
---CAPE GOOSEBERRIES (PHYSALIS): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 12 3.5-oz baskets  
film wrapped CB AIR 23.00-24.00 occas higher cartons 12 5-oz containers with   
lids CB AIR Without Husk 26.50-28.00                                           
---CHAYOTE:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb containers MX 12.00-15.00 mostly 12.00-14.00
occas higher Prickly Type 15.00-17.00 cartons CR 24s 9.00                      
---COCONUTS:  MARKET STEADY.  44 lb cartons MX Fresh 20s 20.00-23.00 few high  
as 24.00 45 lb cartons MX Dry 20s 19.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 few high as   
24.00 cartons TL Young Type 9s 15.00-18.00 mostly 15.00-16.00                  
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons VN AIR White    
Flesh 33.00-35.00 Red Flesh 42.00-44.00                                        
---GALANGA (SIAM, THAI GINGER): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb containers per lb HI  
BOAT 3.50-4.50 mostly 3.50-3.80 occas higher/lower                             
---GINGER ROOT: OFFERINGS HAWAII LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons CQ BOAT  
15.00-18.00 occas higher few including fair appearance low as 13.00 HI         
32.00-34.00 occas higher                                                       
---JICAMA:  MARKET STEADY.  38-40 lb containers MX 10.00-12.00 occas higher    
---LYCHEE: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   15 lb cartons MX 55.00-57.00                
---MALANGA: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   40 lb cartons EC Blanca 34.00-36.00        
---MAMEY SAPOTE: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   25 lb cartons FL 75.00                
---RAMBUTAN: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   5 lb cartons GU AIR 25.00 15 lb reusable  
plastic containers (RPC) MX 45.00 2 kg cartons VN AIR 27.00                    
---TAMARINDO: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   30 lb cartons MX 42.00-45.00 occas higher
cartons 16 1-lb packages TL Sweet 52.00-54.00                                  
---TARO: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb cartons CR Eddoes sml 32.00 40 lb sacks CQ   
BOAT Eddoes med 22.00-24.00 occas higher/lower 45 lb containers MX Dasheen     
(Coco, Islena) lge 20.00-23.00 occas higher/lower                              
---TOMATILLOS:  MARKET STEADY.  38-44 lb containers per lb MX .25-.32 mostly   
.25-.30 poorer condition lower cartons/crates per lb MX Milpero .55-.70 mostly 
.60-.65 few low as 50                                                          
---TUMERIC: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons Local Repack Orange Type 50.00    
occas higher 30 lb mshsks FI Orange Type 140.00-145.00 occas higher/lower      
---YUCA (CASSAVA):  MARKET STEADY.  16 kg cartons CR 16.00-20.00 mostly        
16.00-18.00 occas higher/lower                                                 

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MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---GINGER ROOT: 30 lb cartons PE BOAT 45.00