Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Philadelphia, PA
USDA - Mon Apr 15, 2:38PM CDT
PHILADELPHIA Terminal Prices as of 15-APR-2019                                 
                                                                               
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. Mostly Cloudy 60                                          
Yesterday's High 73                                                            
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  27 lb cartons MX 15.00-19.00 mostly     
15.00-17.00 SOME 14.00                                                         
---BATATAS:  MARKET HIGHER.  40 lb sacks FL 30.00-33.00                        
---BREADFRUIT:  MARKET LOWER.  35 lb cartons DR 38.00                          
---CALABAZA:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb sacks CR 18.00 45 lb cartons CR 18.00-19.00
---CAPE GOOSEBERRIES (PHYSALIS): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 12 3.5-oz baskets  
film wrapped CB 26.00-27.00                                                    
---CHAYOTE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  30 lb cartons CR 26.00-32.00 mostly 28.00 MX
30.00 35 lb containers MX Prickly Type 26.00 36 lb cartons CR Dark Green       
28.00-32.00 White 28.00                                                        
---COCONUTS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  40 lb sacks MX Dry 24s 32.00 22s 36.00     
(WHITE) 65-70 lb sacks DR Dry 40s 30.00-34.00 mostly 30.00-33.00 cartons FL    
Water 10s 24.00 TL Young Type 9s 18.00                                         
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA): OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                 
---GINGER ROOT:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  30 lb cartons BR 44.00 CQ 22.00-25.00   
mostly 22.00-24.00 SOME 20.00 TL 42.00                                         
---JACKFRUIT: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   36-40 lb cartons MX 2s 32.00-33.00            
---JICAMA:  MARKET LOWER.  cartons/crates MX 17.00-22.00                       
---LONGAN:    25 lb cartons FL OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                
---MAGUEY (AGAVE) LEAVES:  MARKET LOWER.  bundles 12s MX 21.00                 
---MALANGA:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  36 lb cartons EC Blanca 38.00-40.00 mostly  
40.00 Lila 44.00-48.00 mostly 47.00-48.00 fr cond 30.00                        
---MAMEY SAPOTE:  MARKET HIGHER.  25 lb cartons FL 52.00                       
---SUGARCANE:  MARKET LOWER.  40 lb bundles FL bchd 10s 17.00 Red bchd 10s     
OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                               
---TAMARINDO:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons MX 61.00-63.00 cartons 16 1-lb    
packages TL 56.00                                                              
---TARO:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  36 lb cartons CR Eddoes 30.00-35.00 mostly     
35.00 40 lb cartons JM Dasheen (Coco, Islena) 70.00 40 lb sacks MX Dasheen     
(Coco, Islena) lge 24.00                                                       
---TEPEGUAJE (GUAJE): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   20 lb containers MX 28.00 Red 28.00   
---TOMATILLOS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  40 lb containers MX 19.00-22.00 mostly   
20.00-22.00 55 lb containers MX OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.               
---TUMERIC:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  20 lb cartons FI Orange Type 90.00 40 lb    
mshsks JM Orange Type 75.00                                                    
---YAMPI:    36 lb cartons CR OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                 
---YAMS (NAMES):  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  40 lb cartons BR Blanca 46.00 CB Blanca
32.00-35.00 CR Blanca 30.00-32.00 JM Yellow 45.00-49.00 50 lb cartons BR Blanca
48.00                                                                          
---YUCA (CASSAVA):  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  WAXED 36 lb cartons CR 25.00-26.00 NI
26.00