Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Philadelphia, PA
USDA - Fri Aug 11, 12:08PM CDT
PHILADELPHIA Terminal Prices as of 11-AUG-2017                                 
                                                                               
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. Partly Cloudy 69                                          
Yesterday's High 86                                                            
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES:  MARKET STEADY.  27 lb cartons MX 14.00-15.00                  
---BATATAS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb sacks FL 15.00-16.00                      
---BREADFRUIT: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons DR 35.00                       
---CALABAZA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb sacks CR offerings insufficient to quote 
45 lb cartons CR 16.00                                                         
---CAPE GOOSEBERRIES (PHYSALIS): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 12 5-oz containers 
with lids CB Without Husk 25.00                                                
---CHAYOTE:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CR 16.50 White 25.00                
---COCONUTS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons FL Water 10s 20.00 (few sales)     
65-70 lb sacks DR Dry 40s 38.00-39.00 mostly 38.00 cartons TL Young Type 9s    
32.00                                                                          
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons FL White Flesh  
lge 29.00-30.00                                                                
---GINGER ROOT:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  30 lb cartons BR 40.00-42.00 CQ 22.00   
few higher                                                                     
---JACKFRUIT: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   36-40 lb cartons MX 2 count 30.00-32.00       
---JICAMA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   38-40 lb containers MX 19.00-20.00               
---LYCHEE: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                    
---MALANGA:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons DR Amarilla 42.00 EC Blanca         
23.00-24.00 Lila 28.00                                                         
---MAMEY SAPOTE: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   25 lb cartons FL 30.00 PR 40.00            
---QUENAPAS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   25 lb cartons PR 40.00                         
---SUGARCANE: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb bundles FL 22.00                        
---TAMARINDO: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb cartons JM 52.00                        
---TARO:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons EC Eddoes 32.00 45 lb sacks MX Dasheen 
(Coco, Islena) lge 16.00-17.00 50 lb cartons FL Dasheen (Coco, Islena) med     
25.00                                                                          
---TOMATILLOS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   55 lb containers MX 36.00                    
---TUMERIC: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                   
---YAMPI: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons CR 67.00                            
---YAMS (NAMES):  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CR Blanca 31.00 JM Yellow      
62.00-64.00 50 lb cartons BR Blanca 42.00                                      
---YUCA (CASSAVA):  MARKET STEADY.  WAXED 36 lb cartons CR 19.00 occasional    
higher