Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Los Angeles, CA
LOS ANGELES Terminal Prices as of 19-MAY-2017                                  
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
Phone:  (213) 894-3077     Fax:  (213) 894-2898                                
                                                                               

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WEATHER AT 7:00 A.M.: CLEAR 64                                                 
YESTERDAY'S HIGH:  75                                                          
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb cartons MX 15.00-16.00 fair appearance
12.00-12.50 (22-24 count)                                                      
---CAPE GOOSEBERRIES (PHYSALIS): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 12 3.5-oz baskets  
film wrapped CB AIR 22.00-23.00 cartons 12 5-oz containers with lids CB AIR    
Without Husk 28.00-28.50                                                       
---CHAYOTE: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb containers MX 11.50-12.00 occas higher 40 
lb reusable plastic containers (RPC) MX Prickly Type 14.00-15.00 cartons MX 24s
7.00-8.00                                                                      
---COCONUTS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   44 lb cartons MX Fresh 20s 17.00-18.00 few     
20.00 (hard fresh) 15.00-15.50 45 lb cartons MX Dry 20s 16.00-17.00 cartons TL 
Young Type 9s 14.00-14.50 VN Young Type 9s 14.00                               
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons VN AIR White    
Flesh 32.00 BOAT White Flesh 26.00                                             
---GALANGA (SIAM, THAI GINGER): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb containers per lb HI  
BOAT 3.00-4.00 occas higher few low as 2.50                                    
---GINGER ROOT: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb cartons BR 42.00 CQ BOAT 12.00-13.00  
HI AIR 48.00 VN BOAT 24.00                                                     
---JICAMA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   38-40 lb containers MX 10.00-11.00 few           
12.00-13.00                                                                    
---MAMEY SAPOTE: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   25 lb cartons FL 72.00                     
---RAMBUTAN: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   5 lb cartons GU AIR 20.50 2 kg cartons VN AIR  
20.00-22.50                                                                    
---SAPOTE: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                    
---TAMARINDO: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb cartons MX 33.00 cartons 16 1-lb        
packages TL 34.00-38.00 Sweet 32.00-36.00                                      
---TARO: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   36 lb cartons CR Eddoes 34.00-38.00 40 lb cartons  
CQ BOAT Eddoes 21.00-24.00 mostly 21.00-22.00 occas higher 45 lb containers MX 
Dasheen (Coco, Islena) 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 few low as 10.00         
---TEPEGUAJE (GUAJE): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb containers per lb MX Green      
1.70-2.00                                                                      
---TOMATILLOS:  MARKET STEADY.  38-44 lb containers per lb MX .45-.55          
cartons/crates per lb MX Milpero .65-.70 fr qual .40-.45                       
---TUMERIC: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb mshsks FI Orange Type 110.00-120.00       
---YUCA (CASSAVA): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   16 kg cartons CR 18.00-21.00             

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