Shipping Point Fruit Report - Fresno, CA
FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 15-DEC-2017                                  
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                
Phone:  (559) 487-5178     Fax:  (559) 487-5199                                 
                                                                                
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.                                         
                                                                                

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Bakersfield, CA: Sunny 37-71
Fresno,      CA: Cloudy 34-66
Oxnard,      CA: Sunny 53-77
Salinas,     CA: Cloudy 41-67
Santa Maria, CA: Cloudy 42-76
McAllen,     TX: Cloudy 47-61
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

CENTRAL & NORTHERN DISTRICTS CALIFORNIA                                        
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---KIWIFRUIT: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Precooling and palletization     
included. 9 kg (19.8 lb) containers loose Hayward 27 sz 19.50-24.50 mostly     
19.50-22.50 30 sz 18.50-23.50 mostly 18.50-20.50 33 sz 17.50-22.50 mostly      
17.50-20.50 36 sz 16.50-22.50 mostly 17.50-19.50 39 sz 15.50-20.50 mostly      
15.50-17.50 occasional higher 42 sz 14.50-16.50 mostly 14.50-15.50 45 sz       
13.50-16.50 mostly 14.50-15.50                                                 

KERN DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---GRAPES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included. 19 lb  
containers bagged Crimson Seedless lge-exlge 20.95-24.95 mostly 22.95 med-lge  
16.95-18.95  Autumn King lge-exlge 20.95-24.95 mostly 22.95 med-lge 16.95-18.95
Scarlet Royal lge-exlge 20.95-24.95  med-lge 16.95-18.95                       

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH ARIZONA, CALIFORNIA AND TEXAS                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---BLUEBERRIES: DEMAND BEST GOOD, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Includes     
palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality. Most present shipments from    
previous commitments and/or prior bookings. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids       
20.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 few 18.00 occasional higher                     
---MISC BERRIES: DEMAND BEST MODERATE, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.     
Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. Many    
present shipments from previous commitments and/or prior bookings. flats 12    
6-oz cups with lids Blackberries 8.00-12.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 few including    
previous commitments 14.00 occasional higher and lower                         
---RASPBERRIES: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND BEST GOOD, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET 
STEADY. Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. 
flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Red 16.00-18.00  few including previous           
commitments 20.00 occasional higher and lower                                  

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND BEST MODERATE, OTHERS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Includes   
palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. Many present     
shipments from previous commitments and/or prior bookings. flats 8 1-lb        
containers with lids med 12.00-16.00 mostly 14.00 few including previous       
commitments 18.50                                                              

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---AVOCADOS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Extra       
services included. cartons 2 layer Hass 32s 42.25-46.25 mostly 44.25-46.25 36s 
42.25-46.25 mostly 44.25-46.25 40s 40.25-44.25 mostly 42.25-44.25 few 46.25 48s
42.25-44.25  60s 38.25-42.25 mostly 38.25-40.25 70s 35.25-38.25 mostly         
35.25-36.25 84s 25.25-30.25 mostly 26.25-28.25 occasional higher               

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND BEST MODERATE, OTHERS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. includes   
palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality. Many present shipments from    
previous commitments and/or prior bookings. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids  
med 14.00-18.00 mostly 16.00 few including previous commitments 20.00          
occasional higher ORGANIC flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med 28.00-34.00    
mostly 28.00-30.00 few 26.00 occasional higher                                 

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---GRAPES: SUPPLY LIGHT. Extra services included. 19 lb containers bagged      
Autumn King lge-exlge   supplies insufficient to quote med-lge   supplies      
insufficient to quote LAST REPORT                                              

SANTA MARIA CALIFORNIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND BEST MODERATE, OTHERS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.      
Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. Many    
present shipments from previous commitments and/or prior bookings. flats 8 1-lb
containers with lids med 8.00-12.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 few including previous  
commitments 14.00 occasional higher and lower ORGANIC flats 8 1-lb containers  
with lids med 24.00-30.00 mostly 26.00-28.00 few 22.00 occasional higher