Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Philadelphia, PA
USDA - Fri Jan 12, 12:39PM CST
PHILADELPHIA Terminal Prices as of 12-JAN-2018                                 
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
Phone:  (215) 551-6791     Fax:  (215) 336-0355                                
                                                                               

NA_FV056                                                                       
Weather at 7:00 a.m. Light Rain 62                                             
Yesterday's High 57                                                            
                                                                               
NOTICE: No reports will be issued on Monday, January 15, 2018 in observance of 
the Birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The Philadelphia Wholesale Produce
Market and USDA Speciality Crops Market News office will be closed.The next
report will be issued on Tuesday, January 16, 2018.                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES:  MARKET STEADY.  27 lb cartons MX 17.00-18.00 mostly 17.00     
---BATATAS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb sacks FL 21.00                            
---BREADFRUIT: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                
---CALABAZA:    45 lb cartons CR 23.00                                         
---CAPE GOOSEBERRIES (PHYSALIS): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 12 3.5-oz baskets  
film wrapped CB 26.00                                                          
---CHAYOTE:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CR OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE. 
White 25.00 MX OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE 40 lb reusable plastic          
containers (RPC) MX Prickly Type OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE               
---COCONUTS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons FL Water 10s 18.00 40 lb sacks MX  
Dry 24s 39.00 (White) 65-70 lb sacks DR Dry 40s 35.00-36.00 mostly 36.00       
cartons TL Young Type 9s 12.00-14.00                                           
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA):  MARKET STEADY.  6 lb cartons EC 35.00 (Yellow   
Flesh) 10 lb cartons VN White Flesh 40.00                                      
---GINGER ROOT:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons CQ 22.00-24.00 CR 25.00         
---JACKFRUIT: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   36-40 lb cartons MX 1 count 30.00 2 count     
30.00                                                                          
---JICAMA: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                    
---MAGUEY (AGAVE) LEAVES:    bundles 12s MX OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.   
---MALANGA:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons DR Amarilla 45.00 EC Blanca         
24.00-25.00 Lila 27.00-29.00                                                   
---RAMBUTAN: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                  
---SUGARCANE: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb bundles FL 18.00                        
---TAMARINDO: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 16 1-lb packages JM 58.00             
---TARO:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CR Eddoes 27.00-28.00 mostly 27.00 EC  
Eddoes 28.00-32.00 40 lb sacks MX Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge OFFERINGS         
INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                                         
---TOMATILLOS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb containers MX 18.00 55 lb containers MX
OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                               
---TUMERIC: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb cartons JM Orange Type OFFERINGS          
INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE. 40 lb mshsks JM Orange Type 88.00                       
---YAMPI: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons CR 62.00                            
---YAMS (NAMES):  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CB Blanca 28.00 CR Blanca 27.00
JM Yellow 52.00 50 lb cartons BR Blanca 44.00                                  
---YUCA (CASSAVA):  MARKET STEADY.  WAXED 36 lb cartons CR 18.00-19.00