Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Chicago, IL
CHICAGO Terminal Prices as of 14-SEP-2018                                      
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
Phone:  (773) 843-1053     Fax:  (773) 843-1092                                
                                                                               

HX_FV056                                                                       
WEATHER AS OF 7:00 A.M. SUNNY  71   YESTERDAY'S HIGH  83                       
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons MX 13.00                      
---BANANA FLOWERS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   35-40 lb containers FL 25.00 occas 16.00 
---BREADFRUIT: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   40 lb cartons DR 34.00                  
---CALABAZA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   50 lb sacks CR 17.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-20.00  
DR 26.00                                                                       
---CAPE GOOSEBERRIES (PHYSALIS): OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons 12 5.6-oz     
containers with lids CB AIR Without Husk 28.00 cartons 12 6-oz containers with 
lids CB AIR Without Husk 25.50                                                 
---CHAYOTE: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb reusable plastic containers (RPC) MX Dark 
Green 24s 22.00-24.00 Prickly Type 24 sz 19.00-19.50 cartons CR White 24s      
24.00-26.00                                                                    
---COCONUTS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons FL Water 10s 22.00 65-70 lb sacks
DR Dry 40s 30.00-33.00 mostly 32.00-33.00 MX Dry 20s 22.00 30s 28.00-32.00     
mostly 28.00-30.00 cartons DR Dry Grooved 24s 34.00-35.00 TL Young Type 9s     
15.00-16.00 mostly 16.00 occas higher 12s 15.00-16.00 mostly 16.00 occas higher
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons FL White Flesh  
9s 30.00 Red Flesh 9s 20.00 VN AIR White Flesh 9s 55.00 Red Flesh 10s 43.00    
---GALANGA (SIAM, THAI GINGER): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb containers per lb HI  
3.50                                                                           
---GINGER ROOT: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb cartons BR 25.00 CQ 23.00-26.00 mostly
24.00 occas 28.00                                                              
---JICAMA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   20 lb cartons MX 15.50 38-40 lb containers MX    
22.00-24.00 mostly 22.00                                                       
---LONGAN: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons FL 32.00                           
---MALANGA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons CR Blanca sml 48.00 lge           
34.00-35.00 Lila sml 48.00 DR Blanca sml 48.00 Lila med 49.00 EC Blanca lge    
34.00-35.00 NI Blanca lge 34.00-35.00 Lila med 48.00 PN Blanca med 48.00       
---MAMEY SAPOTE: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                              
---QUENAPAS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   25 lb cartons DR 36.00                         
---RAMBUTAN: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   5 lb cartons GU 11.00                     
---SUGARCANE: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   40 lb bundles FL 20.00 Red 22.00         
---TAMARINDO: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   25 lb cartons loose MX 43.00 35 lb cartons MX 
59.00 cartons 16 1-lb packages Repacked Local and Enroute Sweet 58.00          
---TARO: OFFERINGS FAIRLY LIGHT.   40 lb containers CR Eddoes sml 37.00 EC     
Eddoes sml 37.00 lge 35.00 50 lb sacks CQ Dasheen (Coco, Islena) sml           
24.00-26.00 lge 16.00 CR Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 16.00 EC Dasheen (Coco,    
Islena) lge 16.00 NI Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 16.00                          
---TOMATILLOS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   38 lb reusable plastic containers (RPC) MX   
22.00-25.00 mostly 22.00-23.00 40 lb containers MX Milpero 30.00-34.00 mostly  
32.00-34.00 one label 36.00                                                    
---TUMERIC: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   30 lb cartons MX Orange Type 65.00         
---YAMPI: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                     
---YAMS (NAMES): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons CR Hespino 36.00-37.00 DR    
Blanca 40.00-44.00 mostly 40.00-42.00                                          
---YUCA (CASSAVA): OFFERINGS LIGHT.  Waxed 40 lb cartons CR 20.00-22.00 DR     
24.00                                                                          

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MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---COCONUTS: cartons TL Young Type 9s 28.50                                    
---GINGER ROOT: 30 lb cartons PE 58.50