Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Philadelphia, PA
PHILADELPHIA Terminal Prices as of 15-MAR-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. Overcast 59                                               
Yesterday's High 68                                                            
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES:  MARKET STEADY.  27 lb cartons MX 15.00-16.00                  
---BATATAS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb sacks FL 26.00-30.00                        
---BREADFRUIT:    40 lb sacks DR OFFEFINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE               
---CALABAZA:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb sacks CR 17.00-20.00 45 lb cartons CR 20.00
---CAPE GOOSEBERRIES (PHYSALIS): OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons 12 3.5-oz     
baskets film wrapped CB 26.00                                                  
---CHAYOTE:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons CR 26.00-30.00 mostly 28.00 35 lb   
containers MX Prickly Type 25.00 36 lb cartons CR Dark Green 27.00 White       
26.00-27.00                                                                    
---COCONUTS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb sacks MX Dry 24s 36.00 (WHITE) 30s 32.00   
(WHITE) 65-70 lb sacks DR Dry 40s 32.00-34.00 mostly 33.00 cartons FL Water 10s
20.00 TL Young Type 9s 17.00-18.00                                             
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA):  MARKET STEADY.  4.5 kg cartons EC White Flesh 8s
39.00 (RED) 12s 39.00 (YELLOW) VN White Flesh 8s 36.00 (RED)                   
---GINGER ROOT:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons BR 38.00 CQ 24.00-25.00         
---JACKFRUIT:  MARKET STEADY.  36-40 lb cartons MX 2 count 33.00               
---JICAMA:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons/crates MX 23.00                            
---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 23.00                              
---MALANGA:  MARKET STEADY.  36 lb cartons CR Blanca 38.00 Amarilla 54.00 EC   
Blanca 40.00-44.00 mostly 42.00 Lila 44.00-48.00 mostly 46.00                  
---MAMEY SAPOTE:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons FL 68.00-70.00                 
---QUENAPAS:    25 lb cartons DR OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.              
---RAMBUTAN: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                  
---SUGARCANE:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb bundles FL bchd 10s 17.00 Red bchd 10s    
OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                               
---TAMARINDO:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons MX 61.00-63.00 cartons 16 1-lb    
packages TL OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                   
---TARO:  MARKET STEADY.  36 lb cartons CR Eddoes 27.00-35.00 mostly           
27.00-30.00 40 lb cartons JM Dasheen (Coco, Islena) 72.00 40 lb sacks MX       
Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 23.00-24.00                                         
---TEPEGUAJE (GUAJE): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   20 lb containers MX OFFERINGS         
INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                                         
---TOMATILLOS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb containers MX 20.00-24.00 mostly         
20.00-23.00 some 18.00 55 lb containers MX 28.00-32.00                         
---TUMERIC:  MARKET STEADY.  20 lb cartons FI Orange Type 88.00-90.00 40 lb    
mshsks JM Orange Type 90.00                                                    
---YAMPI:  MARKET STEADY.  36 lb cartons CR 55.00                              
---YAMS (NAMES):  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons BR Blanca 46.00 CB Blanca      
32.00-34.00 Hespino 30.00 CR Blanca 30.00 GH Blanca 60.00 JM Yellow 48.00-50.00
ONE LABEL 58.00                                                                
---YUCA (CASSAVA):  MARKET STEADY.  WAXED 36 lb cartons CR 21.00-24.00 mostly  
21.00-23.00