Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Philadelphia, PA
USDA - Mon Apr 16, 2:44PM CDT
PHILADELPHIA Terminal Prices as of 16-APR-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. Heavy Rain 52                                             
Yesterday's High 75                                                            
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES:  MARKET STEADY.  27 lb cartons MX 16.00-18.00                  
---BATATAS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  40 lb sacks FL 64.00-65.00                  
---BREADFRUIT: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons DR 32.00 ONE LABEL 47.00       
---CALABAZA:  MARKET HIGHER.  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.  36 lb cartons CR Dark Green 26.00 White     
26.00-27.00 40 lb cartons CR 16.00-19.00 mostly 18.00 40 lb reusable plastic   
containers (RPC) MX Prickly Type 26.00                                         
---COCONUTS:  MARKET TL LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  40 lb cartons FL Water 10s
18.50 65-70 lb sacks DR Dry 40s 30.00-34.00 cartons TL Young Type 9s           
12.00-13.00                                                                    
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA): OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                 
---GINGER ROOT:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  30 lb cartons CQ 20.00-25.00 HI         
50.00-52.00 TL 40.00                                                           
---JACKFRUIT:    36-40 lb cartons MX OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.          
---JICAMA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons/crates MX 21.00                          
---LONGAN: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                    
---MAGUEY (AGAVE) LEAVES:    bundles 12s MX 21.00-23.00                        
---MALANGA:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  36 lb cartons CR Blanca 25.00 Lila 26.00 EC 
Lila 27.00                                                                     
---MAMEY SAPOTE: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   25 lb cartons FL 62.00                     
---SUGARCANE:    40 lb bundles FL OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE              
---TAMARINDO:    30 lb cartons MX 62.00 cartons 16 1-lb packages TL OFFERINGS  
INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                                         
---TARO:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  40 lb cartons CR Eddoes 28.00-30.00 mostly     
28.00 40 lb sacks CR Dasheen (Coco, Islena) med 24.00-25.00 JM Dasheen (Coco,  
Islena) med OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE. MX Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge     
24.00                                                                          
---TOMATILLOS:  MARKET LOWER.  40 lb containers MX 19.00 Milpero 28.00 55 lb   
containers MX 26.00 bushel cartons FL 22.00 (SMALL)                            
---TUMERIC:  MARKET JM LOWER, FI ABOUT STEADY.  20 lb cartons FI Orange Type   
86.00-90.00 mostly 86.00-88.00 30 lb mshsks JM Orange Type 60.00               
---YAMPI:    40 lb cartons CR OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                 
---YAMS (NAMES):  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  36 lb cartons CR Blanca 30.00-33.00 40 
lb cartons BR Blanca 52.00 CB Blanca 26.00-32.00 Hespino 28.00 JM Yellow       
46.00-49.00                                                                    
---YUCA (CASSAVA):  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  WAXED 36 lb cartons CR 19.00-20.00   
mostly 19.00