Shipping Point Fruit Report - Fresno, CA
FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 07-DEC-2017                                  
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                
Phone:  (559) 487-5178     Fax:  (559) 487-5199                                 
                                                                                
Prices represent open (spot) market sales by first handlers on product of       
generally good quality and condition unless otherwise stated and may include    
promotional allowances or other incentives.  No consideration is given to       
after-sale adjustments unless otherwise stated.  Brokerage fees paid by the     
shipper are included in the price reported. Delivered Sales, Shipping Point     
Basis excludes all charges for freight.                                         
                                                                                

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Bakersfield, CA: Sunny 36-68
Fresno,      CA: Sunny 34-63
Huron,       CA: Sunny 31-63
Oxnard,      CA: Sunny/Wind 58-78
Salinas,     CA: Sunny 46-75
Santa Maria, CA: Partly Cloudy 40-78
McAllen,     TX: Rain 42-47
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

CENTRAL & NORTHERN DISTRICTS CALIFORNIA                                        
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---KIWIFRUIT: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. Precooling and palletization      
included. 9 kg (19.8 lb) containers loose Hayward 27 sz 19.50-24.50 mostly     
19.50-22.50 30 sz 18.50-23.50 mostly 18.50-20.50 33 sz 17.50-22.50 mostly      
17.50-20.50 36 sz 16.50-22.50 mostly 17.50-19.50 39 sz 15.50-20.50 mostly      
16.50-18.50 occasional higher 42 sz 14.50-17.50 mostly 15.50-16.50 45 sz       
13.50-16.50 mostly 14.50-15.50                                                 

KERN DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---GRAPES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included. 19 lb      
containers bagged Crimson Seedless lge-exlge 20.95-22.95 mostly 22.95 few      
higher med-lge 16.95-18.95  Autumn King lge-exlge 20.95-22.95 mostly 22.95 few 
higher med-lge 16.95-18.95 mostly 18.95 Scarlet Royal lge-exlge 22.95-24.95    
occasional higher med-lge 16.95-18.95                                          

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH ARIZONA, CALIFORNIA AND TEXAS                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---BLUEBERRIES: DEMAND BEST MODERATE, OTHERS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Includes    
palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids   
20.00-24.00 mostly 22.00 few 25.00 occasional higher                           
---MISC BERRIES: DEMAND BEST MODERATE, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.     
Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. Many    
present shipments from previous commitments and/or prior bookings. flats 12    
6-oz cups with lids Blackberries 8.00-12.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 few including    
previous commitments 14.00 occasional higher                                   
---RASPBERRIES: DEMAND BEST GOOD, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Includes     
palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. flats 12 6-oz    
cups with lids Red 12.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 few including previous       
commitments 20.00 occasional higher                                            

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND BEST MODERATE, OTHERS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Includes   
palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. flats 8 1-lb     
containers with lids med 12.00-16.00 mostly 14.00 few including previous       
commitments 18.00 occasional higher                                            

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---AVOCADOS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. MARKET 70S HIGHER,      
OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. cartons 2 layer Hass 32s         
supplies insufficient to quote 36s   supplies insufficient to quote 40s        
40.25-44.25 mostly 40.25-42.25 few 46.25 48s 38.25-42.25 mostly 38.25-40.25 few
46.25 60s 36.25-40.25 mostly 36.25-38.25 few 42.25 70s 31.25-36.25 mostly      
34.25-36.25 few 38.25 84s 25.25-28.25 mostly 26.25-28.25 few 32.00             

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND BEST MODERATE, OTHERS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. includes   
palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality. Many present shipments from    
previous commitments and/or prior bookings. Some harvests curtailed by         
wildfires and smoke in Ventura County. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med   
14.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-18.00 few including previous commitments 20.00        
occasional higher ORGANIC flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med 30.00-34.00    
mostly 30.00 occasional higher and lower                                       

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---GRAPES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included. 19 lb      
containers bagged Autumn King lge-exlge 20.95-22.95 mostly 22.95 occasional    
high as 24.95 med-lge 16.95-18.95 mostly 18.95 Scarlet Royal lge-exlge         
20.95-22.95 mostly 22.95 occasional high as 24.95 med-lge 16.95-18.95          

SANTA MARIA CALIFORNIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND BEST MODERATE, OTHERS VERY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. 
Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. Many    
present shipments from previous commitments and/or prior bookings. flats 8 1-lb
containers with lids med 9.00-14.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 few including previous  
commitments 16.00 occasional higher and lower ORGANIC flats 8 1-lb containers  
with lids med 24.00-30.00 mostly 26.00-28.00 few 22.00 occasional higher