Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Philadelphia, PA
USDA - Wed May 16, 1:31PM CDT
PHILADELPHIA Terminal Prices as of 16-MAY-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 63                                             
Yesterday's High 88                                                            
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES:  MARKET STEADY.  27 lb cartons MX 16.00-18.00                  
---BATATAS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb sacks FL 42.00-45.00 mostly 42.00-44.00     
---BREADFRUIT: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons DR 30.00 one label 47.00       
---CALABAZA:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb sacks CR 17.00 45 lb cartons CR 20.00      
---CAPE GOOSEBERRIES (PHYSALIS): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 12 3.5-oz baskets  
film wrapped CB OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                               
---CHAYOTE:  MARKET STEADY.  36 lb cartons CR Dark Green 25.00-27.00 White     
27.00 40 lb cartons CR 18.00-19.00 40 lb reusable plastic containers (RPC) MX  
Prickly Type 26.00                                                             
---COCONUTS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons FL Water 10s 20.00 65-70 lb sacks  
DR Dry 40s 34.00 cartons TL Young Type 9s 14.00-16.00 mostly 15.00-16.00       
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA): OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                 
---GINGER ROOT:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons BR 40.00 CQ 22.00-23.00 HI 49.00
---JACKFRUIT:  MARKET STEADY.  36-40 lb cartons MX 31.00-33.00 mostly 32.00    
---JICAMA:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons/crates MX 21.00-24.00                      
---LONGAN: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                    
---LYCHEE:    15 lb reusable plastic containers (RPC) MX 52.00                 
---MAGUEY (AGAVE) LEAVES:    bundles 12s MX 23.00                              
---MALANGA:  MARKET STEADY.  36 lb cartons CR Blanca 30.00 DR Amarilla 64.00 EC
Blanca 26.00-30.00 mostly 26.00-28.00 40 lb cartons CR Lila 32.00 EC Lila 32.00
---MAMEY SAPOTE:    25 lb cartons FL 72.00-75.00                               
---RAMBUTAN:    5 lb cartons GU 18.00-22.00 mostly 21.00                       
---SUGARCANE:    40 lb bundles FL bchd 10s OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE. Red
bchd 10s OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                      
---TAMARINDO:    30 lb cartons MX OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE. cartons 40  
1-lb film bags TL 60.00                                                        
---TARO:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  36 lb cartons CR Eddoes 28.00-30.00 40 lb      
cartons EC Eddoes 35.00 40 lb sacks CR Dasheen (Coco, Islena) med 24.00 JM     
Dasheen (Coco, Islena) med OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE. MX Dasheen (Coco,  
Islena) lge 22.00                                                              
---TEPEGUAJE (GUAJE): OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                         
---TOMATILLOS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  40 lb containers MX 22.00-26.00 mostly   
22.00-24.00 55 lb containers MX 32.00 cartons/crates FL fr qual 16.00          
---TUMERIC:  MARKET STEADY.  20 lb cartons FI Orange Type 88.00 White Type     
98.00 JM Orange Type 60.00                                                     
---YAMPI: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons CR 50.00                            
---YAMS (NAMES):  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  36 lb cartons CR Blanca 30.00 40 lb    
cartons CB Hespino 28.00-30.00 mostly 28.00 JM Yellow 44.00-50.00 45 lb cartons
GH Blanca 44.00 50 lb cartons BR Blanca 46.00                                  
---YUCA (CASSAVA):  MARKET STEADY.  WAXED 36 lb cartons CR 18.00-20.00 mostly  
19.00