Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Philadelphia, PA
PHILADELPHIA Terminal Prices as of 03-JAN-2018                                 
                                                                               
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. Partly Cloudy 16                                          
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MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES:    27 lb cartons MX 17.00                                      
---BATATAS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb sacks FL 21.00                            
---BREADFRUIT: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                
---CALABAZA:    45 lb cartons CR 23.00                                         
---CAPE GOOSEBERRIES (PHYSALIS): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 12 3.5-oz baskets  
film wrapped CB 26.00                                                          
---CHAYOTE:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CR 20.00-21.00 White 25.00 MX       
OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE 40 lb reusable plastic containers (RPC) MX     
Prickly Type OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                  
---COCONUTS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  40 lb cartons FL Water 10s 18.00 40 lb     
sacks MX Dry 39.00 (White) 65-70 lb sacks DR Dry 40s 36.00-38.00 mostly 36.00  
cartons TL Young Type 9s 13.00-14.00                                           
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA):    6 lb cartons EC Red Flesh 7s 35.00 10 lb      
cartons EC White Flesh 7s 28.00-30.00                                          
---GINGER ROOT:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons BR offerings insufficient to    
quote. CQ 24.00-25.00                                                          
---JACKFRUIT: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   36-40 lb cartons MX 1 count 30.00-32.00 2     
count 30.00-32.00                                                              
---JICAMA: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                    
---MAGUEY (AGAVE) LEAVES:    bundles 12s MX OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.   
---MALANGA:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  40 lb cartons DR Amarilla 45.00 EC Blanca   
24.00-25.00 Lila 27.00-29.00                                                   
---RAMBUTAN: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                  
---SUGARCANE: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb bundles FL 18.00                        
---TAMARINDO: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 16 1-lb packages JM 58.00             
---TARO:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CR Eddoes 27.00 EC Eddoes 29.00-32.00  
40 lb sacks MX Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 16.00                                
---TOMATILLOS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb containers MX 24.00 55 lb containers MX
OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                               
---TUMERIC: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb cartons JM Orange Type OFFERINGS          
INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE. 40 lb mshsks JM Orange Type OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO   
QUOTE.                                                                         
---YAMPI: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons CR 62.00                            
---YAMS (NAMES):  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CB Blanca 28.00 CR Blanca 27.00
JM Yellow 52.00 50 lb cartons BR Blanca OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.       
---YUCA (CASSAVA):  MARKET STEADY.  WAXED 36 lb cartons CR 18.00