Shipping Point Fruit Report - Fresno, CA
FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 03-JAN-2018                                  
                                                                                
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: Cloudy 44-70
Fresno,      CA: Cloudy 44-67
Oxnard,      CA: Cloudy 48-65
Salinas,     CA: Rain 48-64
Santa Maria, CA: Rain 46-68
McAllen,     TX: Partly Cloudy 35-52
                                                                               
                                                                                
                                                                                

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 19.50-23.50 mostly     
19.50-22.50 30 sz 18.50-22.50 mostly 18.50-20.50 33 sz 17.50-21.50 mostly      
17.50-20.50 36 sz 15.50-20.50 mostly 16.50-18.50 39 sz 15.50-18.50 mostly      
15.50-17.50 occasional higher 42 sz 14.50-16.50 mostly 14.50-15.50 occasional  
low as 12.50 45 sz 13.50-16.50 mostly 13.50-14.50 occasional 12.50             

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 Autumn King lge-exlge 20.95-24.95 mostly 22.95 few high as   
26.95 med-lge 16.95-18.95  occasional higher                                   

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 MODERATE, OTHERS LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER.     
Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality. Many present shipments
from previous commitments and/or prior bookings. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids  
18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00                                                 
---MISC BERRIES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. 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   
5.00-10.00 mostly 5.00-7.00 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 18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 few including  
previous commitments 24.00 occasional higher and lower                         

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA                                             
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND GOOD. Inludes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in   
quality. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med 16.00-18.25 mostly 16.00        
occasional higher  FIRST REPORT                                                

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND BEST VERY GOOD, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  
Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. Most    
present shipments from previous commitments and/or prior bookings. flats 8 1-lb
containers with lids med 12.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 few including previous 
commitments 18.00 occasional higher                                            

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---AVOCADOS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. Extra services included. cartons 2 
layer Hass 32s 38.25-45.25 mostly 42.25 36s 38.25-45.25 mostly 42.25 40s     
36.25-40.25 mostly 38.25-40.25 48s 35.25-39.25 mostly 36.25-38.25 60s          
32.25-36.25 mostly 34.25-36.25 70s 30.25-34.25 mostly 30.25-32.25 84s          
18.25-26.25 mostly 20.25-22.25 occasional higher                               

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND ORGANIC MODERATE, OTHERS GOOD. MARKET ABOUT 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 16.00-18.00  few 20.00 occasional lower ORGANIC flats 8 1-lb          
containers with lids med 28.00-32.00 mostly 30.00-32.00 few 34.00 occasional   
higher                                                                         

SANTA MARIA CALIFORNIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND ORGANIC MODERATE, OTHERS FAIRLY GOOD. 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 14.00-16.00 few including previous 
commiments 18.00 occasional higher ORGANIC flats 8 1-lb containers with lids   
med 26.00-30.00 mostly 26.00-28.00 occasional higher and lower