Shipping Point Fruit Report, Import s - Miami, FL
MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 12-FEB-2019                                   
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                
Phone:  (305) 373-2955     Fax:  (305) 373-3562                                 
                                                                                
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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Linhares,Brazil               Partly Sunny        74-100F  23- 38C
Guapiles, Costa Rica          Haze                70- 86F  21- 30C
Huehuetenango, Guatemala      Sunny               50- 90F  10- 32C       
Santo Domingo, Dominican Rep. Partly Sunny        68- 84F  20- 29C
San Pedro Sula, Honduras      Partly Sunny        69- 90F  21- 32C 
Ica, Peru                     Sunny               70- 86F  21- 30C      
Lima, Peru                    Partly Cloudy       74- 85F  23- 29C
Miami, FL                     Mostly Cloudy       73- 83F  23- 28C      
Philadelphia, PA              Light Rain          32- 40F   0-  4C
Newark, NJ                    Snow                24- 34F  -4-  1C      
Long Beach, CA                Mostly Sunny        48- 67F   9- 19C
Galveston, TX                 Mostly Cloudy       49- 62F   9- 17C
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

BRAZIL IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2019 Season                                                                    
---PAPAYA: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Brazil by Air
and Boat. 3.5 kg containers Solo Type Golden 9s 8.50-11.00 mostly 8.50-9.50    
occas lower 10s 8.50-11.50 mostly 8.50-9.50 occas lower 12s 8.50-11.50 mostly  
8.50-9.50 occas lower                                                          

BRAZIL, ECUADOR AND PERU IMPORTS - PORT OF ENTRY PHILADELPHIA AREA             
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---MANGOES: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Peru.
flats 1 layer Kent 6s 7.00-7.50  occas 6.50 7s 7.00-7.50  previous commitment  
lower 8s 7.00-7.50  previous commitment lower 9s 7.00-7.50  previous commitment
lower 10s 7.00-7.50  previous commitment lower 12s 7.00-7.50                   

BRAZIL, ECUADOR AND PERU IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---MANGOES: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. PERU flats 1
layer Kent 6s 7.00-7.50  occas 6.50 7s 7.00-7.50  Previous commitment lower 8s 
7.00-7.50  Previous commitment lower 9s 7.00-7.50  Previous commitment lower   
10s 7.00-7.50  Previous commitment lower 12s 7.00-7.50                         

BRAZIL, ECUADOR AND PERU IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA          
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---MANGOES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. PERU flats 1 layer 
Kent 7s 7.00-7.50  occas lower 8s 7.00-7.50  occas lower 9s 7.00-7.50  occas   
lower 10s 7.00-7.50  12s 7.00-7.50                                             

CARIBBEAN IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                               
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---AVOCADOS: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Dominican  
Republic cartons 2 layer Various Greenskin Varieties 16s 22.00-25.00 mostly    
22.00-24.00 occas higher and lower 18s 22.00-25.00 mostly 22.00-24.00 occas    
higher and lower 20s 22.00-25.00 mostly 22.00-24.00 occas higher and lower 22s 
22.00-25.00 mostly 22.00-24.00 occas higher and lower 24s 22.00-26.00 mostly   
22.00-24.00 occas higher and lower                                             

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORT OF ENTRY PHILADELPHIA AREA                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2019 Season                                                                    
---PINEAPPLES: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. COSTA    
RICA cartons 1 layer golden ripe 5s 8.00-9.50 mostly 8.00-9.00 6s 8.00-9.50    
mostly 8.00-9.00 7s 8.00-9.50 mostly 8.00-9.00 8s 7.00-8.50 mostly 8.00        

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2019 Season                                                                    
---MISC BERRIES: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.    
GUATEMALA   By Air. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Blackberries med 12.00-14.00  
mostly 13.00-14.00                                                             

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---CANTALOUPS: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.          
GUATEMALA, HONDURAS, COSTA RICA 1/2 cartons 9s 9.00-11.95 mostly 10.95-11.50   
occas lower 12s 9.50-11.50 mostly 10.95-11.50 occas lower 15s 9.95-10.95       
oversized 1/2 cartons 6s (5 size) 8.50-9.00  9s (6 size) 10.95-11.50           
---HONEYDEWS: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. GUATEMALA.
HONDURAS, COSTA RICA 2/3 cartons 5s 17.95-21.25 mostly 19.95-21.25 6s          
17.95-20.95 mostly 18.95-20.95 8s 15.95-16.95  few fair appearance 12.00-13.00 
9s 13.95-15.95  few fair appearance 9.00-10.00 oversized 2/3 cartons 5s (4     
size) 17.95-21.95 mostly 19.95-21.25 including fair Appearance, 18.95          
---WATERMELONS: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.         
GUATEMALA. HONDURAS cartons Red Flesh Seedless Type 3s 20.00-22.00  4s         
24.00-26.00  5s 24.00-26.00  6s 19.00-22.00  flat cartons Red Flesh Seedless   
Miniature 6s 12.00-13.00  8s   supply in too few hands to quote 9s   supply in 
too few hands to quote 24 inch bins Red Flesh Seedless Type 36s 270.00-290.00  
occas higher & lower 45s 270.00-290.00  60s 240.00-260.00  occas higher & lower

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2019 Season                                                                    
---PAPAYA: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. GUATEMALA,   
30-35 lb cartons Tainung 8s 15.00-17.00  occas higher & lower 9s 15.00-17.00   
occas higher & lower 10s 15.00-17.00  occas higher & lower 12s 15.00-17.00     
occas higher & lower 13s 15.00-17.00  occas higher & lower 14s 15.00-17.00     
occas higher & lower                                                           
---PINEAPPLES: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. COSTA    
RICA cartons 1 layer golden ripe 5s 8.00-9.50 mostly 8.00-9.00 occas higher 6s 
8.00-9.50 mostly 8.00-9.00 occas higher 7s 8.00-9.50 mostly 8.00-9.00 occas    
higher 8s 7.00-8.00                                                            

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA                   
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MELONS                                                                         
2018 Season                                                                    
---CANTALOUPS: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. GUATEMALA,  
HONDURAS, COSTA RICA 1/2 cartons 9s 10.95-11.95  few  low as 9.00 12s          
10.95-11.95  few low as 9.00 oversized 1/2 cartons 6s (5 size) 9.00-9.95  9s (6
size) 10.95-11.95                                                              
---HONEYDEWS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. GUATEMALA, HONDURAS, COSTA RICA. FIRST
REPORT 2/3 cartons 5s 19.00-20.25  6s 19.00-20.25  oversized 2/3 cartons 5s (4 
size) 19.00-20.25                                                              

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA                   
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2019 Season                                                                    
---PINEAPPLES: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. COSTA    
RICA cartons 1 layer golden ripe 5s 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.00 6s 7.00-8.00 mostly  
7.00 7s 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.00 8s 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.00