Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Philadelphia, PA
PHILADELPHIA Terminal Prices as of 07-DEC-2017                                 
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
Phone:  (314) 425-4520     Fax:  (314) 621-3124                                
                                                                               

NA_FV056                                                                       
Weather at 7:00 a.m. Partly Cloudy 37                                          
Yesterday's High 59                                                            
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES:  MARKET STEADY.  27 lb cartons MX 15.00                        
---BATATAS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb sacks FL 24.00                            
---BREADFRUIT: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                
---CALABAZA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb sacks CR 21.00                           
---CAPE GOOSEBERRIES (PHYSALIS): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 12 3.5-oz baskets  
film wrapped CB 26.00                                                          
---CHAYOTE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  40 lb cartons CR 20.00-24.00 mostly         
20.00-22.00 Dark Green 24.00-25.00 White 25.00 MX 24.00 40 lb reusable plastic 
containers (RPC) MX Prickly Type 24.00                                         
---COCONUTS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons FL Water 10s 18.00 65-70 lb sacks  
DR Dry 40s 37.00-38.00 mostly 37.00 cartons TL Young Type 9s 14.00-15.00       
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA): OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                 
---GINGER ROOT:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  30 lb cartons BR 45.00 one lot 35.00 CQ 
24.00-25.00 mostly 24.00                                                       
---JICAMA: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                    
---MAGUEY (AGAVE) LEAVES:    bundles 12s MX offerings insufficient to quote.   
---MALANGA:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons EC Blanca 25.00 Lila 27.00 Amarilla 
45.00                                                                          
---RAMBUTAN: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                  
---SUGARCANE: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb bundles FL 17.00 Red 18.00              
---TAMARINDO: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 16 1-lb packages JM 58.00             
---TARO:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CR Eddoes 35.00 EC Eddoes 27.00 45 lb  
sacks MX Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 16.00 50 lb cartons FL Dasheen (Coco,      
Islena) med 26.00                                                              
---TOMATILLOS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb containers MX 21.00-24.00 mostly         
21.00-22.00 some 19.00 55 lb containers MX 29.00-31.00                         
---TUMERIC: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb mshsks JM Orange Type 62.00               
---YAMPI: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons CR 62.00 (few sales)                
---YAMS (NAMES):  MARKET STEADY.  36 lb cartons GH Blanca 60.00 40 lb cartons  
CR Blanca 28.00 JM Yellow 65.00 50 lb cartons BR Blanca 40.00                  
---YUCA (CASSAVA):  MARKET STEADY.  WAXED 36 lb cartons CR 18.00-20.00