Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - New York, NY
NEW YORK Terminal Prices as of 12-FEB-2019                                     
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
Phone:  (718) 542-2225     Fax:  (718) 378-0891                                
                                                                               

NX_FV056                                                                       
WEATHER AT 7:00 A.M.    OVERCAST   30                                          
YESTERDAY'S HIGH   37         LOW    30                                        
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES:  MARKET STEADY.  27 lb cartons MX 14.00-15.00 mostly 15.00 few 
16.00                                                                          
---BATATAS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb sacks FL 23.00-25.00 few 26.00            
---BREADFRUIT: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons DR 36.00-38.00                 
---CALABAZA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb sacks CR 16.00                           
---CAPE GOOSEBERRIES (PHYSALIS): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 12 3.5-oz baskets  
film wrapped CB AIR 32.00 cartons 12 5-oz containers with lids CB AIR Without  
Husk 22.00-24.00                                                               
---CHAYOTE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  40 lb cartons MX 24.00-25.00 mostly 24.00   
few 23.00 23.00-24.00 (42 pounds) 16 kg cartons CR 24.00 Dark Green 26.00-28.00
White 26.00-28.00                                                              
---COCONUTS:  MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER.  50 lb cartons FL Water 9s offerings     
insufficient to quote 65-70 lb sacks DR Dry 40s 30.00-32.00 MX Fresh 40s 35.00 
Dry 30s 28.00 cartons TL Young Type 9s 16.00-18.00                             
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   6 lb cartons EC AIR White     
Flesh (2.5 kg/ 5.5 lbs Yellow skin 8s 42.00) 10 lb cartons EC AIR White Flesh  
(Yellow skin 6s 38.00) 8s 42.00 10s 32.00 12s 32.00 VN AIR White Flesh 8s      
38.00-42.00 Red Flesh 7s 48.00-54.00 8s 54.00                                  
---GINGER ROOT:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons BR offerings insufficient to    
quote CQ 24.00-25.00 mostly 24.00 few 27.00-28.00 CR 28.00                     
---JACKFRUIT: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   36-40 lb cartons MX 2 count 33.00-34.00       
---JICAMA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons Local Repack 18.00 20 lb cartons MX
offerings insufficient to quote 38-40 lb containers MX 24.00-26.00             
---MALANGA:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  40 lb cartons DR Amarilla lge 68.00 few     
58.00 16 kg cartons CR Lila med 50.00-52.00 EC Blanca med 45.00-47.00 few 42.00
Lila med 52.00-53.00 few 50.00                                                 
---MAMEY SAPOTE: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   25 lb cartons FL 75.00 few 65.00      
---RAMBUTAN: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   5 lb cartons HD AIR offerings insufficient to  
quote                                                                          
---SUGARCANE: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb bundles FL 22.00 few 16.00 Red 22.00    
---TAMARINDO:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose MX 55.00-56.00 cartons
16 1-lb packages TL 44.00-45.00 Sweet 45.00                                    
---TARO:  MARKET STEADY.  36 lb cartons CR Eddoes med 28.00-30.00 40 lb        
containers JM Dasheen (Coco, Islena) 72.00 45 lb sacks MX Dasheen (Coco,       
Islena) lge offerings insufficient to quote 16 kg cartons EC Eddoes med 28.00  
---TOMATILLOS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons Local Repack 12.00 38-44 lb    
containers MX 28.00-30.00 few 33.00 fr appear 20.00-22.00 50 lb containers MX  
40.00 55 lb containers MX 40.00                                                
---TUMERIC: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons JM Orange Type 28.00 40 lb mshsks 
JM Orange Type 70.00                                                           
---YAMPI: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   36 lb cartons CR 58.00                            
---YAMS (NAMES):  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  36 lb cartons CB Blanca 28.00-30.00 CR 
Blanca 30.00 occas lower EC Blanca 45.00 40 lb cartons BR AIR Blanca 48.00 CB  
Hespino 30.00-32.00 45 lb cartons JM Yellow 52.00-58.00 few 50.00 50 lb cartons
BR AIR Blanca 58.00 JM Negro 65.00                                             
---YUCA (CASSAVA):  MARKET STEADY.  WAXED 16 kg cartons CR 20.00-22.00 mostly  
20.00 few 23.00 EC offerings insufficient to quote                             

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MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---GINGER ROOT: 30 lb cartons PE offerings insufficient to quote