Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Philadelphia, PA
USDA - Wed May 15, 8:47AM CDT
PHILADELPHIA Terminal Prices as of 15-MAY-2019                                 
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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NA_FV056                                                                       
WEATHER AS OF 7:00 AM   PARTLY CLOUDY 47   YESTERDAY'S HIGH  58                
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES:  MARKET STEADY.  27 lb cartons MX 16.00                        
---BATATAS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb sacks FL 35.00-38.00                        
---BREADFRUIT:  MARKET STEADY.  35 lb cartons JM 48.00 40 lb cartons DR 38.00  
---CALABAZA:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  40 lb sacks MX 18.00 45 lb cartons CR      
19.00-20.00 mostly 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 19.00-20.00 35 lb          
containers MX Prickly Type 26.00 36 lb cartons CR Dark Green 27.00 White 27.00 
---COCONUTS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb sacks MX Dry 24s 38.00 (WHITE) 65-70 lb    
sacks DR Dry 40s 32.00 cartons FL Water 10s 22.00 TL Young Type 9s OFFERINGS   
INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                                         
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA): OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                 
---GINGER ROOT:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons BR 35.00 CQ 20.00-22.00         
---JACKFRUIT:  MARKET HIGHER.  36-40 lb cartons MX 2s 33.00-35.00              
---JICAMA:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons/crates MX 22.00-24.00                      
---LONGAN:    25 lb cartons FL OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                
---MAGUEY (AGAVE) LEAVES:  MARKET STEADY.  bundles 12s MX 22.00-23.00          
---MALANGA:  MARKET STEADY.  36 lb cartons EC Blanca 38.00-40.00 Lila          
51.00-52.00                                                                    
---MAMEY SAPOTE:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons FL 50.00                       
---RAMBUTAN:  MARKET LOWER.  5 lb cartons GU 22.00-25.00 SOME 20.00            
---SUGARCANE:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb bundles FL bchd 10s 21.00 Red bchd 10s    
OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                               
---TAMARINDO:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons MX 62.00 cartons 16 1-lb packages 
TL 58.00                                                                       
---TARO:  MARKET STEADY.  36 lb cartons EC Eddoes 42.00 40 lb cartons JM       
Dasheen (Coco, Islena) 70.00 40 lb sacks MX Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 25.00   
---TEPEGUAJE (GUAJE): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   20 lb containers MX 45.00             
---TOMATILLOS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb containers MX 20.00-24.00 SOME 19.00 55  
lb containers MX 28.00                                                         
---TUMERIC:  MARKET STEADY.  20 lb cartons FI Orange Type 90.00 40 lb mshsks JM
Orange Type 70.00-75.00 mostly 70.00                                           
---YAMPI:    36 lb cartons CR OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                 
---YAMS (NAMES):  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons BR Blanca OFFERINGS            
INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE. CB Blanca 30.00-34.00 CR Blanca 30.00 JM Yellow         
60.00-62.00                                                                    
---YUCA (CASSAVA):  MARKET STEADY.  WAXED 36 lb cartons CR 28.00