Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - New York, NY
NEW YORK Terminal Prices as of 13-MAR-2018                                     
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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NX_FV056                                                                       
WEATHER AT 7:00 A.M.    SNOW    35                                             
YESTERDAY'S HIGH   42      LOW    33                                           
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  27 lb cartons MX 14.00-15.00 occas 16.00
---BATATAS: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  40 lb sacks FL 45.00-48.00  
few 42.00 occas 50.00                                                          
---BREADFRUIT: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons DR 34.00-36.00                 
---CALABAZA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb sacks CR 18.00-20.00                     
---CAPE GOOSEBERRIES (PHYSALIS): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 12 3.5-oz baskets  
film wrapped CB AIR 24.00 cartons 12 5-oz containers with lids CB AIR Without  
Husk offerings insufficient to quote                                           
---CHAYOTE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  16 kg cartons CR 25.00-26.00 mostly 25.00   
occas 21.00 Dark Green 28.00 White 28.00 MX 24.00 occas lower                  
---COCONUTS:  MARKET STEADY.  50 lb cartons FL Water 9s 20.00 65-70 lb sacks DR
Dry 40s 30.00-33.00 mostly 31.00-32.00 MX Fresh 30s 40.00 Dry 30s 30.00-33.00  
cartons TL Young Type 9s 18.00-20.00                                           
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons EC AIR Red Flesh
8s 48.00-50.00 4.5 kg cartons EC AIR White Flesh 8s 28.00-30.00 sml 50.00 (15s 
Yellow skin) VN AIR White Flesh 7s 35.00-40.00                                 
---GINGER ROOT:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  30 lb cartons CQ 24.00-28.00 few        
22.00-23.00 HD 32.00                                                           
---JACKFRUIT: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   36-40 lb cartons per lb MX .90-1.00           
---JICAMA:    20 lb cartons MX 15.00-16.00 38-40 lb containers MX 22.00-24.00  
---MALANGA:    40 lb cartons DR Amarilla lge 72.00 EC Blanca sml 20.00 med     
24.00-25.00 Lila med 22.00 lge 26.00-28.00 few 30.00                           
---SUGARCANE:    40 lb bundles FL 18.00-20.00 few 15.00                        
---TAMARINDO:    25 lb cartons loose MX 58.00 cartons 16 1-lb packages TL 44.00
Sweet 45.00 cartons 50 1-lb film bags MX 78.00                                 
---TARO:    40 lb cartons EC Eddoes lge 26.00-28.00 few 25.00 40 lb containers 
JM Dasheen (Coco, Islena) 65.00-67.00 few 60.00 45 lb sacks MX lge 18.00-20.00 
---TOMATILLOS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons Local Repack 12.00 38-44 lb    
containers MX 22.00-24.00 55 lb containers MX 32.00-34.00                      
---TUMERIC: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons Local Repack Orange Type          
26.00-28.00 occas higher 40 lb mshsks Local Repack Orange Type 75.00-85.00     
---YAMPI: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons CR 46.00-54.00                      
---YAMS (NAMES):    36 lb cartons BR AIR Blanca 52.00 CB Blanca 28.00 Hespino  
30.00-32.00 CR Blanca 28.00-30.00 occas 25.00 45 lb cartons JM Negro 62.00     
Yellow 48.00-49.00 few 45.00     occas higher 50 lb cartons BR AIR Blanca 60.00
---YUCA (CASSAVA):    WAXED 16 kg cartons CR 18.00-20.00 few 16.00-17.00       

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MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---GINGER ROOT: 30 lb cartons PE 48.00