Miami Shipping Point Prices
MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 19-JUN-2017                                   
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                
Phone:  (305) 373-2955     Fax:  (305) 373-3562                                 
                                                                                
Prices represent open (spot) market sales by first handlers on product of       
generally good quality and condition unless otherwise stated and may include    
promotional allowances or other incentives.  No consideration is given to       
after-sale adjustments unless otherwise stated.  Brokerage fees paid by the     
shipper are included in the price reported. Delivered Sales, Shipping Point     
Basis excludes all charges for freight.                                         
                                                                                

                                                                                
                                                                                
MH_FV156              Issued twice weekly    --   Monday and Thursday           

WEATHER:
Linhares,Brazil            Clear                63- 85F   17- 29C
Guapiles, Costa Rica       Thunderstorms        74- 85F   23- 29C
Huehuetenango, Guatemala   Thunderstorms        59- 74F   15- 23C       
San Pedro Sula, Honduras   Thunderstorms        75- 89F   24- 32C  
Ica, Peru                  Clear                61- 78F   16- 26C      
Lima, Peru                 Partly Cloudy        53- 67F   12- 19C
Miami, FL                  Chance of T.Storms   80- 85F   27- 29C      
Philadelphia, PA           Chance of T.Storms   69- 86F   21- 30C
Newark, NJ                 Chance of T.Storms   69- 88F   21- 31C      
Long Beach, CA             Fog                  64- 83F   18- 28C
Galveston, TX              Partly Cloudy        80- 88F   27- 31C

                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

CARIBBEAN IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                               
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
2017 Season                                                                    
---COCONUTS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Dominican Republic. 65-70 
lb sacks Dry 40s 30.00-34.00 mostly 30.00-33.00 occas higher                   

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
2016 Season                                                                    
---GINGER ROOT: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Mostly Costa Rica 30 lb  
cartons 19.00-21.00  Few Brazil by Air 25.00-27.00; mostly 25.00-26.00 occas   
24.00                                                                          

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
2017 Season                                                                    
---CALABAZA: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. Costa Rica, few   
Honduras, Panama and Guatemala. 50 lb sacks 6.00-10.00 mostly 6.00-8.50 occas  
higher                                                                         
---CHAYOTE: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Costa Rica.
20 lb cartons 7.00-9.00  40 lb cartons 11.00-14.00 mostly 11.00-13.50 occas    
higher                                                                         
---MALANGA: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. Costa Rica, Ecuador
and Nicaragua. 40 lb cartons Blanca lge 18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-21.00 occas   
higher Lila lge 19.00-22.00  occas higher                                      
---TARO: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET HIGHER. Costa Rica and       
Honduras.Includes Jamaica. 40 lb cartons Eddoes sml 24.00-28.00 mostly         
24.00-27.00 occas higher and lower Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 18.00-20.00      
---YAMS (NAMES): SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET YELLOW SLIGHTLY      
HIGHER; WHITE LOWER. Costa Rica.  Includes Jamaica. 45 lb cartons Yellow       
50.00-54.00 mostly 50.00-53.00 occas higher and lower 50 lb cartons white      
20.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-23.00 occas higher and lower                          
---YUCA (CASSAVA): SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Costa
Rica.  Few Nicaragua and Honduras. 37 lb cartons 14.00-15.50  occas higher and 
lower