Wholesale Market Fruit Report - Baltimore, MD
BALTIMORE Terminal Prices as of 11-OCT-2018                                    
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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BP_FV010                                                                       
                                                                               
                                                                               
Weather at 7:00 a.m. Light Rain 77 
Yesterday's High 82                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
---CLEMENTINES: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                               
---GRAPEFRUIT:  MARKET MUCH LOWER.  7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs Choice Red 32s
32.00-33.00 40s 28.00 4/5 bushel cartons FL U.S. One Red 32s 33.00 36s 32.00   
40s 28.00-30.00 48s 26.00 Flame 40s 30.00 48s 26.00 occas higher               
---LEMONS:  MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER.  7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade 115s
50.00 140s 48.00 Shprs Choice 165s 40.00-44.00 mostly 40.00 200s 36.00 occas   
higher MX No Grade Marked 95s fr qual 37.00 140s fr qual 37.00 165s fr qual    
37.00 16-18 kg containers IS 95s 29.00-30.00 17 kg cartons CL Marked Fancy 115s
32.00-35.00 mostly 32.00 140s 32.00 one label 42.00 165s 32.00 No Grade Marked 
165s fr qual fr cond 20.00 200s fr qual fr cond 20.00                          
---LIMES:  MARKET 200S LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  10 lb cartons MX Seedless  
Type 36s 9.00 48s 8.00 occas higher 54s 8.00 40 lb cartons MX Seedless Type    
175s 19.00-21.00 mostly 19.00-19.50 occas higher 200s 16.00-19.00 mostly       
16.00-17.00 occas higher ord cond 8.00                                         
---MISC CITRUS: NO OFFERINGS.                                                  
---ORANGES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade      
Valencia 56s 31.00-32.00 72s 35.00-36.00 88s 35.00-36.00 Shprs Choice Valencia 
56s 27.00-28.00 72s 25.00-28.00 mostly 25.00 88s 34.00-35.00 113s 38.00-40.00  
138s 40.00 4/5 bushel cartons FL U.S. No. 1 Hamlin 80s 30.00-32.00 mostly 30.00
100s 28.00-30.00 mostly 28.00 125s 26.00 occas higher 15 kg cartons CL Navel   
56s 26.00 72s 24.00-26.00 88s 24.00 Lane 72s 24.00-25.00 SF Navel 88s 24.00    
---TANGELOS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 kg containers PE Minneola 64s 32.00-34.00   
---TANGERINES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  4/5 bushel cartons FL U.S. No. 1 Fallglo 
100s 30.00 120s 28.00-30.00 cartons 10 3-lb mesh bags PE W. Murcott Afourer    
27.00 (marked sz 4) UR W. Murcott Afourer med 32.00 10 kg cartons PE W. Murcott
Afourer 40s 26.00-27.00 60s 25.00 70s 20.00-22.00 15 kg containers PE W.       
Murcott Afourer 108s 28.00-30.00                                               

BERRIES                                                                        
---BLUEBERRIES:  MARKET HIGHER.  flats 12 6-oz cups with lids PE lge           
44.00-46.00 WA lge 42.00-44.00                                                 
---MISC BERRIES:  MARKET HIGHER.  flats 12 6-oz cups with lids MX Blackberries 
lge 20.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-23.00                                             
---RASPBERRIES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  flats 12 6-oz cups with lids CA Red lge 
23.00-28.00 mostly 23.00-24.00 fineappear 38.00 MX Red lge 23.00-24.00         
---STRAWBERRIES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  flats 8 1-lb containers with lids CA   
lge fineappear 18.00-20.00 med-lge 11.00-12.00 fr cond 6.00                    

MELONS                                                                         
---CANTALOUPS:  MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER.  1/2 cartons CA 9s 19.00-21.00 mostly   
20.00 fr cond 16.00 9s (6 size) 21.00-23.00                                    
---HONEYDEWS:  MARKET HIGHER.  2/3 cartons CA 5s 15.00-18.00 fr qual fr cond   
12.00 6s 16.00-22.00                                                           
---WATERMELONS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons MX Red Flesh Seedless Type 5s   
34.00-40.00 flat cartons MX Red Flesh Seedless Miniature 6s 24.00 24 inch bins 
MX Red Flesh Seedless Type 36s 270.00 45s 270.00-320.00 mostly 270.00-295.00 NC
Red Flesh Seedless Type 45s 240.00-260.00 60s 240.00-260.00                    

NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
---APPLES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons tray pack NY U.S. ExFcy Mcintosh 88s 
35.00 PA U.S. ExFcy Red Delicious 88s 21.50 Golden Delicious 88s 21.50 VA U.S. 
ExFcy Red Delicious 72s 23.00 Golden Delicious 100s 25.00 Gala 88s 25.00 100s  
25.00 125s 21.00 Comb U.S. ExFcy-U.S. Fcy Red Delicious 100s 21.00 WA WAExFcy  
Red Delicious 56s 32.00-34.00 80s 32.00-34.00 88s 32.00-34.00 100s 30.00-33.00 
mostly 30.00-31.00 113s 30.00 125s 25.00 occas higher Golden Delicious 72s     
38.00 88s 38.00 100s 36.00 125s 30.00 Fuji 72s 38.00-40.00 80s 38.00-40.00 88s 
38.00-40.00 100s 34.00 125s 29.00 Granny Smith 64s 40.00 72s 40.00 80s 38.00   
100s 31.00-33.00 125s 31.00-33.00 Gala 72s 38.00 88s 36.00 100s 34.00 125s     
33.00 Jonagold 88s 35.00 Honeycrisp 88s 72.00 U.S. ExFcy Golden Delicious 72s  
35.00 88s 35.00 Fuji 56s 30.00 72s 30.00 80s 30.00 88s 30.00 100s 30.00 Granny 
Smith 64s 35.00 80s 34.00 88s 33.00-35.00 100s 32.00 Gala 88s 36.00-37.00      
Honeycrisp 80s 50.00-52.00 cartons cell pack NY U.S. ExFcy Mcintosh 100s 33.00 
cartons 12 3-lb film bags MI U.S. ExFcy Gala 2 1/2" min 27.00-28.00 VA U.S.    
ExFcy Red Delicious 2 1/2" min 23.00 Golden Delicious 2 1/2" min 24.00 WA      
WAExFcy Fuji 2 1/2" min 34.00 U.S. ExFcy Red Delicious 2 1/2" min 23.00-30.00  
Granny Smith 2 1/2" min 32.00-34.00 bushel cartons loose MD U.S. One Red       
Delicious 2 1/2" min 14.00 Golden Delicious 2 1/2" min 16.00 No Grade Marks    
Fuji 2 1/2" min 16.00 Gala 2 1/2" min 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00 PA Comb U.S.    
Fcy-U.S. One Gala 2 1/2" min 16.00-18.00 VA U.S. One Gala 2 1/4" up 16.00 WV   
U.S. One Red Delicious 2 1/2" min 14.00 Golden Delicious 2 1/2" min 14.00 18 kg
cartons tray pack CL cat I Pink Lady/Cripps Pink 90s 41.00 24 inch bins MD No  
Grade Marks Fuji 2 1/2" up 390.00 Gala 2 1/2" up 350.00                        
---AVOCADOS:  MARKET LOWER.  cartons 2 layer FL U.S. Comb Various Greenskin    
Varieties 18s 30.00-33.00 mostly 30.00 MX Hass 32s 41.00-43.00 36s 42.00-45.00 
mostly 43.00 48s 32.00-33.00 fr qual 30.00-31.50 fr cond 27.00                 
---BANANAS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CB 17.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 fr qual 
14.00-16.00 CR 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 fr qual 14.00 GU 17.00-18.00 fr qual   
14.00-16.00 HD fr qual 14.00 40 lb cartons containerized CB petite 18.50 master
container  4 10-lb cartons CB petite 18.50-19.00 20 lb cartons CB Manzano 20.00
CR Burro 18.50 15 lb cartons EC Baby 16.50 Red 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00        
---FRUITS OTHER:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons 1 layer CA Apple Pears Hosui   
12s 23.00 14s 23.00-24.00 16s 21.00 cartons 1 layer tray pack CA Kiwano 12s    
32.00 CL Cherimoya 12s 49.00 FL Passion Fruit 42.00-44.00 5 kg cartons IS Dates
Deglet Nour lge 32.00 Medjool exlge 47.00 cartons 2 layer tray pack CA Quince  
Pineapple 28s 43.00-45.00 32s 38.00-40.00 cartons 12 12-oz cups pitted CA Dates
Medjool 45.00-46.00 cartons 24 8-oz packages TU Figs Black Mission 57.00       
cartons 24 9-oz packages CA Figs Black Mission 73.00 Calimyrna 73.00 17 kg     
containers MX Cactus Pears Red 23.00-24.00 fr qual 20.00-21.00 White           
20.00-22.00 10 kg containers CQ Apple Pears Yali 24s 26.00 18 kg cartons tray  
pack wrapped CQ Apple Pears Fragrant 80s 30.00 10 lb cartons FL Guava sml 25.00
16 lb cartons MX Guava sml 22.00 3/4 bushel cartons FL Guava lge 62.00 fr qual 
49.00-50.00 cartons 16 1-lb containers with lids Local Repack Guava sml 27.00  
occas higher and lower                                                         
---GRAPES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  19 lb containers bagged CA U.S. One Thompson 
Seedless exlge 24.00-25.00 mostly 24.00 lge 22.00 White Seedless Type lge-exlge
24.00 Flame Seedless med-lge 22.00-24.00 Red Seedless exlge 30.00 lge          
24.00-26.00 Red Globe exlge 25.00-30.00 mostly 25.00 Majestic Seedless exlge   
24.00 Scarlet Royal exlge 22.00-24.00 flats 12 1-qt containers with lids CA    
Concord 25.00 Concord Seedless 25.00 occas lower                               
---GRAPES-BLACK JUICE:  MARKET STEADY.  36 lb lugs CA Carignane 38.00 Merlot   
40.00 Mission 38.00 Valdepenas 40.00 Zinfandel 41.00-43.00                     
---GRAPES-WHITE JUICE:  MARKET STEADY.  36 lb lugs CA Chardonnay 42.00 Thompson
Seedless 35.00                                                                 
---KIWIFRUIT:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 1 layer CL Hayward 25s 9.00 36s 9.00 9 kg 
(19.8 lb) containers loose CL Hayward 25 sz 23.00 30 sz 22.00-24.00 36 sz 22.00
---MANGOES:  MARKET LOWER.  40 lb cartons EC Green Cooking Type 95.00-99.00 4  
kg containers BR Tommy Atkins 7s 8.50 8s 8.00-8.50 9s 8.00-8.50 MX Keitt 5s fr 
cond 4.00-5.00 7s 7.50 8s 7.50                                                 
---NECTARINES:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose CA Various Yellow Flesh    
Varieties 48 sz 25.00 56 sz 25.00                                              
---PAPAYA:  MARKET HIGHER.  35 lb cartons FL Green Cooking Type 22.00 GU Green 
Cooking Type 22.00 MX Maradol Type 9s 23.00-26.00 10s 23.00-26.00 11s          
23.00-26.00 12s 23.00-26.00 3.5 kg containers BR Solo Type Golden 9s 14.00     
---PEACHES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons 2 layer tray pack CA Various Yellow Flesh 
Varieties 56s 24.00-26.00 25 lb cartons loose CA Various Yellow Flesh Varieties
48 sz 26.00-27.00                                                              
---PEARS:  MARKET STEADY.  4/5 bushel cartons wrapped OR U.S. One D'Anjou 70s  
42.00 90s 42.00 100s 40.00 WA U.S. One Bartlett 90s 38.00 120s 32.00 D'Anjou   
70s 42.00 90s 38.00-42.00 100s 38.00-40.00 120s 37.00 135s 34.00-35.00 Bosc 70s
40.00 90s 40.00-42.00 mostly 40.00 100s 38.00 WAFcy D'Anjou 120s 35.00 2/5     
bushel cartons CA U.S. One Seckel 80s 38.00-40.00 OR ORExFcy Seckel 80s 40.00  
Stark Crimson 50s 23.00                                                        
---PERSIMMONS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons 1 layer CA Fuyu 16s 24.00       
---PINEAPPLES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons 1 layer CR golden ripe 5s        
13.00-14.00 mostly 13.00 6s 13.00-14.00 mostly 13.00 7s 13.00-14.00 mostly     
13.00 MX golden ripe 5s 12.00-12.50 6s 12.00-12.50                             
---PLANTAINS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  40 lb cartons CB Green 26.00-27.00 mostly 
26.00 CR Green 26.00-27.00 EC Green 26.00-27.00 GU Green 26.00-27.00           
---PLUMS:  MARKET STEADY.  28 lb cartons loose CA Various Black Varieties 30 sz
30.00 35 sz 30.00 50 sz 26.00 60 sz 25.00 Various Red Varieties 30 sz 28.00 35 
sz 28.00 40 sz 26.00-28.00 cartons 2 layer tray pack CA Interspecific Type     
Proprietary Varieties 64s 25.00-29.00                                          
---POMEGRANATES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons 2 layer CA Early Wonderful 24s fr    
appear 32.00-35.00 28s 45.00 fr appear 30.00-32.00                             

ORGANIC                                                                        

CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
---LEMONS: 7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade 140s 87.00                   

BERRIES                                                                        
---BLUEBERRIES: flats 12 6-oz cups with lids WA lge 60.00                      
---MISC BERRIES: flats 12 6-oz cups with lids CA Blackberries lge 42.00        
---RASPBERRIES: flats 12 6-oz cups with lids CA Red lge 50.00                  
---STRAWBERRIES: flats 8 1-lb containers with lids CA lge fineappear 36.00     

NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
---APPLES: cartons tray pack WA WAExFcy Red Delicious 88s 42.00 Fuji 88s 66.00 
Granny Smith 88s 62.00 Gala 88s 46.00 Honeycrisp 88s 88.00 cartons 12 3-lb film
bags WA U.S. ExFcy Gala 2 1/2" min 38.00                                       
---BANANAS: 40 lb cartons CB yellow fr cond 13.00-14.00                        
---GRAPES: 19 lb containers bagged CA U.S. One White Seedless Type lge-exlge   
34.00 Red Seedless lge 34.00