Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Philadelphia, PA
USDA - Mon Dec 02, 8:50AM CST
PHILADELPHIA Terminal Prices as of 02-DEC-2019                                 
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
Phone:  (314) 425-4520     Fax:  (314) 621-3124                                
                                                                               

NA_FV056                                                                       
Weather at 7:00 a.m.  Overcast 35                                              
Yesterday's High 42                                                            
                                                                               
NOTICE: No report was issued on Thursday-Friday, November 28-29, 2019 
in observance of the Thanksgiving Day holiday. The Philadelphia Wholesale 
Produce Market and the USDA Speciality Crops Market News Office were closed.
                                                                                                                                                            
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES:  MARKET STEADY.  27 lb cartons MX 14.00-18.00 mostly           
14.00-16.00                                                                    
---BATATAS:  MARKET HIGHER.  40 lb sacks FL 49.00-53.00 (FEW SALES) 56.00      
---BREADFRUIT: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb sacks JM 48.00                         
---CALABAZA:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb sacks CR 17.00-20.00 45 lb cartons CR      
19.00-20.00                                                                    
---CAPE GOOSEBERRIES (PHYSALIS): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 12 3.5-oz baskets  
film wrapped GU 26.00                                                          
---CHAYOTE:  MARKET LOWER.  30 lb cartons CR 21.00-24.00 mostly 21.00-22.00    
Dark Green 26.00-27.00 White 27.00 MX 22.00 35 lb containers MX Prickly Type   
25.00                                                                          
---COCONUTS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb sacks MX Dry 24s 38.00 (White) 30s 34.00   
(White) 65-70 lb sacks DR Dry 40s 38.00-42.00 (FEW SALES) 34.00 cartons DR Dry 
24s 34.00 FL Water 10s 26.00 TL Young Type 9s 17.00-18.00 (FEW SALES) 20.00    
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA):  MARKET STEADY. WIDE RANGE IN PRICE. 6 lb cartons
EC Red Flesh 22.00 (FEW SALES) (YELLOW) 10 lb cartons EC Red Flesh 45.00       
(YELLOW) 3/4 bushel cartons FL White Flesh 58.00 (RED) Red Flesh 36.00-50.00   
(RED)                                                                          
---GINGER ROOT: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   30 lb cartons CQ 48.00                 
---JACKFRUIT: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   36-40 lb cartons MX 2s 32.00                  
---JICAMA:  MARKET STEADY.  38-40 lb containers MX 24.00                       
---LONGAN:    20 lb cartons FL OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE                 
---MAGUEY (AGAVE) LEAVES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   bundles 12s MX 21.00              
---MALANGA:  MARKET LILA HIGHER, OTHERS STEADY.  36 lb cartons EC Blanca       
36.00-37.00 mostly 37.00 Lila 44.00-49.00 mostly 44.00-46.00 40 lb cartons FL  
Amarilla 65.00 40 lb sacks FL Amarilla 69.00                                   
---RAMBUTAN: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   15 lb reusable plastic containers (RPC) MX     
26.00                                                                          
---SUGARCANE:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb bundles FL bchd 10s 19.00-20.00 Red bchd  
10s 21.00                                                                      
---TAMARINDO:  MARKET STEADY. WIDE RANGE IN PRICE. 30 lb cartons TL 55.00-72.00
cartons 16 1-lb packages TL 62.00-65.00                                        
---TARO:  MARKET STEADY.  36 lb cartons CR Eddoes 36.00-40.00 mostly           
36.00-38.00 40 lb cartons CR Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 27.00 JM Dasheen (Coco,
Islena) OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE 40 lb sacks MX Dasheen (Coco, Islena)  
lge 23.00                                                                      
---TEPEGUAJE (GUAJE):  MARKET LOWER.  20 lb containers MX Green 31.00-36.00    
---TOMATILLOS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb containers MX 24.00-28.00 mostly         
24.00-26.00 55 lb containers MX 34.00 OCCAS HIGHER                             
---TUMERIC:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons FI Orange Type 92.00-93.00 30 lb    
mshsks JM Orange Type 90.00-95.00                                              
---YAMPI: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   40 lb cartons CR 63.00                       
---YAMS (NAMES):  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons BR Blanca 40.00 CB Blanca      
38.00-40.00 mostly 38.00 CR Blanca 35.00-38.00 mostly 35.00-36.00 JM Yellow    
50.00-58.00 mostly 50.00-53.00 50 lb cartons BR Blanca 45.00                   
---YUCA (CASSAVA):  MARKET LOWER.  WAXED 36 lb cartons CR 21.00-26.00 mostly   
21.00-24.00