Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Philadelphia, PA
USDA - Fri Feb 08, 11:37AM CST
PHILADELPHIA Terminal Prices as of 08-FEB-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.  Fog/Mist 42                                              
Yesterday's High 48                                                            
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES:  MARKET STEADY.  27 lb cartons MX 16.00-19.00                  
---BATATAS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb sacks FL 30.00                              
---BREADFRUIT:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb sacks DR 45.00                           
---CALABAZA:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb sacks CR 18.00 45 lb cartons CR 20.00-22.00
---CAPE GOOSEBERRIES (PHYSALIS): OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons 12 3.5-oz     
baskets film wrapped CB 26.00                                                  
---CHAYOTE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  30 lb cartons CR 24.00-25.00 mostly 24.00 35
lb containers MX Prickly Type 25.00-30.00 mostly 25.00-26.00 36 lb cartons CR  
Dark Green 24.00-27.00 White 24.00-27.00                                       
---COCONUTS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb sacks MX Dry 24s 36.00 (WHITE) 30s 30.00   
(WHITE) 65-70 lb sacks DR Dry 40s 30.00-34.00 mostly 32.00 cartons FL Water 10s
21.00 TL Young Type 9s 16.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-20.00                          
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA):  MARKET STEADY.  4.5 kg cartons EC White Flesh   
37.00 ONE LABEL 37.00 (YELLOW)                                                 
---GINGER ROOT:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons BR 37.00 CQ 24.00-25.00         
---JACKFRUIT:  MARKET STEADY.  36-40 lb cartons MX 2 count 33.00               
---JICAMA:    cartons/crates MX 25.00                                          
---LONGAN:    25 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 22.00-23.00                        
---MALANGA:  MARKET STEADY.  36 lb cartons EC Blanca 44.00-50.00 Lila          
48.00-55.00 40 lb sacks DR Amarilla 64.00                                      
---MAMEY SAPOTE:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons FL 72.00                       
---QUENAPAS:    25 lb cartons DR OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.              
---RAMBUTAN:    5 lb cartons HD OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.               
---SUGARCANE:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb bundles FL bchd 10s 17.00-19.00 mostly    
17.00-18.00 Red bchd 10s OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                      
---TAMARINDO:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  30 lb cartons MX 60.00-61.00 cartons 16   
1-lb packages TL 58.00                                                         
---TARO:  MARKET STEADY.  36 lb cartons CR Eddoes 30.00-32.00 mostly 30.00 FL  
Dasheen (Coco, Islena) 30.00 40 lb cartons JM Dasheen (Coco, Islena) 71.00 40  
lb sacks MX Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 24.00-26.00 mostly 25.00                
---TEPEGUAJE (GUAJE): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   20 lb containers MX 42.00             
---TOMATILLOS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb containers MX 20.00-24.00 55 lb          
containers MX 28.00-33.00 mostly 28.00-30.00                                   
---TUMERIC:  MARKET STEADY.  20 lb cartons FI Orange Type 89.00 40 lb mshsks JM
Orange Type 75.00                                                              
---YAMPI:    36 lb cartons CR 60.00                                            
---YAMS (NAMES):  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons BR Blanca 46.00 CB Blanca 32.00
Hespino 30.00 CR Blanca 30.00 JM Yellow 62.00-78.00 mostly 62.00-68.00 50 lb   
cartons BR Blanca 52.00                                                        
---YUCA (CASSAVA):  MARKET STEADY.  WAXED 36 lb cartons CR 22.00-24.00 mostly  
23.00