Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Philadelphia, PA
USDA - Thu Oct 11, 1:06PM CDT
PHILADELPHIA Terminal Prices as of 11-OCT-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. Overcast 74                                               
Yesterday's High 82                                                            
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES:  MARKET STEADY.  27 lb cartons MX 16.00-18.00                  
---BATATAS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb sacks FL 32.00-35.00                        
---BREADFRUIT:    40 lb cartons HD 47.00                                       
---CALABAZA:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb sacks CR 15.00-17.00 45 lb cartons CR 18.00
---CAPE GOOSEBERRIES (PHYSALIS): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 12 3.5-oz baskets  
film wrapped CB 27.00                                                          
---CHAYOTE:    36 lb cartons CR Dark Green 26.00 White 26.00-27.00 40 lb       
cartons CR 24.00 40 lb reusable plastic containers (RPC) MX Prickly Type 22.00 
---COCONUTS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb sacks MX Dry 36.00 22S (WHITE) 65-70 lb    
sacks DR Dry 40s 32.00-34.00 cartons FL Water OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE. 
TL Young Type 9s 14.00                                                         
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA):  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons EC White Flesh    
42.00 (GOLD) 3/4 bushel cartons FL White Flesh lge 63.00 (RED) 4.5 kg cartons  
VT White Flesh 9s 45.00                                                        
---GINGER ROOT:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons BR 30.00-32.00 CQ 20.00-25.00   
mostly 20.00-23.00                                                             
---JACKFRUIT:  MARKET STEADY.  36-40 lb cartons MX 2 count 31.00-32.00         
---JICAMA:    cartons/crates MX 25.00-26.00                                    
---LONGAN:    20 lb cartons FL OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                
---LYCHEE:    13 lb reusable plastic containers (RPC) CQ OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT
TO QUOTE.                                                                      
---MAGUEY (AGAVE) LEAVES:    bundles 12s MX 21.00                              
---MALANGA:  MARKET STEADY.  36 lb cartons EC Blanca 31.00-37.00 Lila          
40.00-46.00 mostly 45.00 40 lb cartons DR Amarilla 63.00                       
---MAMEY SAPOTE:    25 lb cartons FL OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.          
---QUENAPAS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   25 lb cartons DR 36.00                         
---RAMBUTAN:    5 lb cartons GU 12.00                                          
---SUGARCANE:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb bundles FL bchd 10s 21.00-22.00           
---TAMARINDO:    30 lb cartons MX 75.00 fr qual 63.00 cartons 16 1-lb packages 
TL OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE. cartons 40 1-lb film bags TL OFFERINGS     
INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                                         
---TARO:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb containers CR Dasheen (Coco, Islena) 26.00 36  
lb cartons CR Eddoes 32.00 EC Eddoes 36.00 40 lb cartons JM Dasheen (Coco,     
Islena) OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE. 40 lb sacks MX Dasheen (Coco, Islena) 
med 24.00-26.00                                                                
---TEPEGUAJE (GUAJE):    20 lb containers MX 42.00                             
---TOMATILLOS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb containers MX 28.00-29.00 55 lb          
containers MX 38.00-39.00                                                      
---TUMERIC:    20 lb cartons FI Orange Type OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE. 40
lb mshsks JM Orange Type OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                      
---YAMPI:    36 lb cartons CR 75.00                                            
---YAMS (NAMES):  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons BR Blanca 42.00-45.00 CB Blanca
OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE. CR Blanca 37.00-40.00 JM Yellow 86.00-89.00   
mostly 88.00                                                                   
---YUCA (CASSAVA):  MARKET STEADY.  WAXED 36 lb cartons CR 22.00-24.00         

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MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA): 3/4 bushel cartons FL White Flesh med fr cond    
27.00 (RED)                                                                    
---GINGER ROOT: 30 lb cartons PE 35.00