Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Philadelphia, PA
USDA - Fri Aug 10, 11:18AM CDT
PHILADELPHIA Terminal Prices as of 10-AUG-2018                                 
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
Phone:  (215) 551-6791     Fax:  (215) 336-0355                                
                                                                               

NA_FV056                                                                       
WEATHER @ 7:00 A.M.: Mostly Cloudy 69                                          
YESTERDAY'S HIGH: 86                                                           
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES:  MARKET STEADY.  27 lb cartons MX 16.00-19.00 mostly           
17.00-18.00                                                                    
---BATATAS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb sacks FL 18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 few 
low as 15.00-16.00                                                             
---BREADFRUIT:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons DR 47.00 fr qual 32.00           
---CALABAZA:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb sacks CR 16.00-17.00 45 lb cartons CR      
19.00-21.00 24" BIN MX 300                                                     
---CAPE GOOSEBERRIES (PHYSALIS): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 12 3.5-oz baskets  
film wrapped CB 27.00                                                          
---CHAYOTE:  MARKET STEADY.  36 lb cartons CR Dark Green 24.00 White 27.00 40  
lb cartons CR 16.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 40 lb reusable plastic containers 
(RPC) MX Prickly Type 23.00                                                    
---COCONUTS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb sacks MX Dry 30s 36.00 fr qual 25.00 65-70 
lb sacks DR Dry 40s 30.00-36.00 mostly 30.00-32.00 cartons TL Young Type 9s    
22.00-26.00 mostly 23.00-25.00 16 kg cartons CR Water 10s 20.00                
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   3/4 bushel cartons FL Red     
Flesh lge 60.00                                                                
---GINGER ROOT:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons BR 32.00 CQ 21.00-25.00 mostly  
22.00-24.00 holdovers 18.00                                                    
---JACKFRUIT:  MARKET STEADY .  36-40 lb cartons MX 2 count 28.00 few 33.00    
---JICAMA:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons/crates MX 24.00                            
---LONGAN:  MARKET STEADY.  20 lb cartons FL 40.00                             
---LYCHEE: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   13 lb reusable plastic containers (RPC) CQ 22.00 
---MAGUEY (AGAVE) LEAVES:  MARKET STEADY.  bundles 12s MX 21.00                
---MALANGA:  MARKET STEADY.  36 lb cartons DR Amarilla OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT  
TO QUOTE. EC Blanca 28.00 one label 38.00 Lila 28.00-33.00 mostly 30.00-31.00  
one label 42.00 40 lb cartons CR Blanca 35.00 Lila 45.00                       
---MAMEY SAPOTE:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons FL 62.00                       
---QUENAPAS:    cartons FL 32.00                                               
---RAMBUTAN: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   5 lb cartons HD 24.00                          
---SUGARCANE:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb bundles FL bchd 10s 24.00-30.00 mostly    
24.00-25.00                                                                    
---TAMARINDO:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons MX 65.00-75.00 cartons 40 1-lb    
film bags TL 64.00-65.00                                                       
---TARO:  MARKET STEADY.  36 lb cartons CR Eddoes 38.00-40.00 EC Eddoes        
35.00-38.00 40 lb sacks JM Dasheen (Coco, Islena) med 70.00 MX Dasheen (Coco,  
Islena) med 24.00-26.00                                                        
---TEPEGUAJE (GUAJE):  MARKET STEADY.  20 lb containers MX 42.00               
---TOMATILLOS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb containers MX 27.00-31.00 mostly         
28.00-30.00 55 lb containers MX 40.00                                          
---TUMERIC:  MARKET STEADY.  20 lb cartons FI Orange Type 88.00                
---YAMPI:    40 lb cartons CR OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                 
---YAMS (NAMES):  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons BR Blanca 30.00-35.00 mostly   
32.00-34.00 CB Blanca 34.00 CR Blanca 32.00-37.00 mostly 33.00-35.00 JM Yellow 
57.00-64.00 mostly 60.00-62.00                                                 
---YUCA (CASSAVA):  MARKET STEADY.  WAXED 36 lb cartons CR 18.00-20.00 mostly  
19.00 SOME HIGH AS 23.00