Shipping Point Fruit Report - Fresno, CA
FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 19-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 55-77
Oxnard,      CA: Cloudy 51-61
Salinas,     CA: Cloudy 48-69
Santa Maria, CA: Cloudy 47-71
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 SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Includes palletizing and  
cooling. Wide range in quality. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids 14.00-18.00 mostly
16.00 occasional higher                                                        
---MISC BERRIES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET HIGHER. 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 STEADY. Includes palletizing and       
cooling. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Red 18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00       
occasional higher                                                              

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 MODERATE. MARKET ORGANIC   
SLIGHTLY LOWER, CONVENTIONAL ABOUT 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 SLIGHTLY LOWER. 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 HIGHER, ORGANIC STEADY.   
Extra services included. cartons 2 layer Hass 32s 26.25-30.25 mostly           
27.25-29.25 occasional lower 36s 26.25-30.25 mostly 27.25-29.25 occasional     
lower 40s 26.25-30.25 mostly 27.25-29.25 occasional lower 48s 26.25-30.25      
mostly 27.25-29.25 60s 26.25-30.25 mostly 27.25-29.25 70s 26.25-30.25 mostly   
27.25-28.25 occasional lower 84s 20.25-24.25 mostly 21.25-22.25 ORGANIC cartons
2 layer Hass 40s 32.25-36.25 mostly 34.25-36.25 occasional higher and lower 48s
34.25-38.25 mostly 34.25-36.25 60s 34.25-38.25 mostly 36.25-38.25              

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