Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Boston, MA
BOSTON Terminal Prices as of 12-OCT-2017                                       
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
Phone:  (617) 387-4498     Fax:  (617) 389-1387                                
                                                                               

BH_FV056                                                                       
Weather at 7am  Partly cloudy 53                                               
Max yesterday 68                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES:  MARKET  STEADY.  10 lb cartons MX 17.00                       
---BANANA FLOWERS:  MARKET  STEADY.  35-40 lb containers MX 38.00-42.00 mostly 
42.00                                                                          
---BATATAS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons FL jbo ord cond 20.00 lge 45.00     
---BREADFRUIT: OFFERINGS  LIGHT.   40 lb cartons DR 50.00 JM 50.00             
---CALABAZA:  MARKET STEADY.  50 lb cartons PN 20.00-24.00 mostly 24.00 50 lb  
sacks CR 16.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 PN 19.00-24.00 mostly 24.00            
---CHAYOTE:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CR 60s 24.00-28.00 mostly           
24.00-25.00 Dark Green 60s 25.00-29.00 mostly 26.00-27.00 MX 60s 16.00 cartons 
CR 24s 11.00-13.00 mostly 11.00                                                
---COCONUTS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons DR Dry 24s 33.00-40.00 mostly      
33.00-38.00 Local Repack Water 10s 18.00-21.00 mostly 20.00 Dry 24s 40.00-42.00
mostly 42.00 40 lb sacks FL Water 10s 22.00-24.00 mostly 22.00 65-70 lb sacks  
DR Dry 40s 46.00-55.00 mostly 46.00 cartons TL Young Type 9s 22.00-26.00 mostly
22.00-23.00                                                                    
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons FL White Flesh  
8s 25.00 VN White Flesh 8s 40.00 Red Flesh 8s 47.00                            
---DURIAN: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   miscellaneous containers TL 175.00-180.00 mostly 
175.00 Mostly 33lb containers                                                  
---GINGER ROOT:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons BR 38.00 CQ 26.00-32.00 mostly  
27.00-28.00 occas lower 10 lb cartons Repacked Local and Enroute 20.00-22.00   
mostly 20.00-21.00 5 lb cartons Repacked Local and Enroute 8.00-12.00 mostly   
8.00-9.00                                                                      
---JACKFRUIT: OFFERINGS  LIGHT.   36-40 lb cartons per lb MX 2 count 1.00-1.50 
mostly 1.00-1.10                                                               
---JICAMA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   20 lb cartons MX 16.00 38-40 lb containers MX    
22.00-28.00 mostly 25.00                                                       
---LONGAN: OFFERINGS  LIGHT.   10 lb cartons per lb FL no offerings 20 lb      
cartons FL no offerings 3/4 bushel cartons VN 82.00 one label                  
---LYCHEE: OFFERINGS  LIGHT.   10 lb cartons MX med no offerings 13 lb         
containers CQ med 40.00 one label                                              
---MALANGA:  MARKET STEADY.  36 lb cartons CR Blanca med 28.00-31.00 mostly    
30.00 one label 34.00 40 lb cartons CR Lila med 34.00-36.00 mostly 34.00 EC    
Blanca med 27.00-30.00 mostly 30.00 one label 38.00 Lila med 34.00-36.00 mostly
34.00                                                                          
---MAMEY SAPOTE: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   25 lb cartons FL 55.00 PR 40.00-42.00      
mostly 40.00                                                                   
---MANGOSTEEN: OFFERINGS NO OFFERINGS.   cartons 7 2.2 lb mesh bags TL no      
offerings                                                                      
---QUENAPAS: OFFERINGS NO OFFERINGS.   25 lb cartons PR AIR no offerings 30 lb 
cartons DR AIR no offerings                                                    
---RAMBUTAN: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   5 lb cartons GU 11.00 HD 11.00                 
---SUGARCANE:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb bundles FL each flmwrpd 20.00-22.00 mostly
22.00 Peeled Bag 34.00 Red each flmwrpd 20.00-24.00 mostly 22.00               
---TARO:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons EC Eddoes med 32.00-34.00 mostly 34.00 
HD Eddoes med 32.00-34.00 mostly 34.00 40 lb cartons CR Eddoes med 32.00-34.00 
mostly 34.00 40 lb sacks CQ Eddoes med 35.00 MX Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge     
15.00-18.00 mostly 15.00 45 lb sacks DR Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 28.00-32.00 
mostly 30.00 MX Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 17.00-18.00 mostly 18.00            
---TOMATILLOS:  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons MX 12.00-16.00 mostly 14.00 Local
Repack 12.00-16.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons Local Repack        
30.00-36.00 mostly 34.00-35.00                                                 
---TUMERIC: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb cartons JM Orange Type 85.00-90.00 mostly 
85.00 one label best 10 lb cartons JM Orange Type 27.00 cartons/crates per lb  
FI Orange Type 8.00 30lb carton 200.00 JM Orange Type 2.70-3.00 mostly 3.00    
---YAMPI: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   36 lb cartons CR 85.00                            
---YAMS (NAMES):  MARKET STEADY.  36 lb cartons CB Blanca 32.00-34.00 mostly   
34.00 CR Blanca 32.00-34.00 mostly 34.00 40 lb cartons MX Blanca 30.00-34.00   
mostly 32.00-34.00 45 lb cartons JM Yellow 65.00-68.00 mostly 68.00            
---YUCA (CASSAVA):  MARKET STEADY.  WAXED 36 lb cartons CR med-lge 20.00-24.00 
mostly 21.00                                                                   

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MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---GINGER ROOT: 10 lb cartons Local Repack 16.00