Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Philadelphia, PA
USDA - Thu Oct 12, 1:18PM CDT
PHILADELPHIA Terminal Prices as of 12-OCT-2017                                 
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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NA_FV056                                                                       
Weather at 7:00 a.m. Light Rain 59                                             
Yesterday's High 79                                                            
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES:  MARKET STEADY.  27 lb cartons MX 14.00-15.00                  
---BATATAS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb sacks FL 40.00                            
---BREADFRUIT: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                
---CALABAZA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb sacks CR 18.00                           
---CAPE GOOSEBERRIES (PHYSALIS): OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.              
---CHAYOTE: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons CR 20.00-22.00 White 26.00        
---COCONUTS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons FL Water 10s 20.00 65-70 lb sacks  
DR Dry 40s 38.00-40.00 few 42.00 cartons TL Young Type 9s 17.00-18.00          
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons VN White Flesh  
med 42.00-44.00                                                                
---GINGER ROOT:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons BR 40.00 few 45.00 CQ           
28.00-29.00 CR 35.00                                                           
---JICAMA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   38-40 lb containers MX 24.00 (few sales)         
---MAGUEY (AGAVE) LEAVES: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                     
---MALANGA:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons DR Amarilla 47.00 EC Blanca 29.00   
Lila 30.00                                                                     
---SUGARCANE: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb bundles FL 18.00 Red 20.00              
---TAMARINDO: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 16 1-lb packages JM 58.00             
---TARO:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CR Eddoes 32.00 EC Eddoes 28.00 45 lb  
sacks MX Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 15.00 50 lb cartons FL Dasheen (Coco,      
Islena) med 24.00                                                              
---TOMATILLOS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  40 lb containers MX 23.00-24.00 55 lb    
containers MX 29.00-30.00                                                      
---TUMERIC: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb mshsks JM Orange Type 90.00-95.00 (few    
sales)                                                                         
---YAMPI: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons CR 68.00 (few sales)                
---YAMS (NAMES):  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CR Blanca 30.00-32.00 JM Yellow
64.00 50 lb cartons BR Blanca 42.00-44.00                                      
---YUCA (CASSAVA):  MARKET STEADY.  WAXED 36 lb cartons CR 19.00 occasional    
higher                                                                         

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MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---GINGER ROOT: 30 lb cartons PE 35.00-36.00