Shipping Point Fruit Report, Import s - Miami, FL
MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 09-OCT-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.  Reported prices generally      
include, but are not limited to, applicable brokerage fees and commissions,     
Customs fees and duties, U.S. packaging and U.S. freight costs prior to first   
sale, paid by the shipper/seller. Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis         
excludes all charges for freight after sale.                                    
                                                                                

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Linhares,Brazil               Partly Sunny     70- 88F  21- 31C
Guapiles, Costa Rica          Partly Sunny     71- 87F  22- 31C
Huehuetenango, Guatemala      Mostly Cloudy    59- 84F  15- 29C       
Santo Domingo, Dominican Rep. Blowing Dust     73- 91F  23- 33C
San Pedro Sula, Honduras      Partly Sunny     74- 91F  23- 33C 
Ica, Peru                     Cloudy           54- 86F  12- 30C      
Lima, Peru                    Cloudy           57- 65F  14- 18C
Miami, FL                     Mostly Cloudy    76- 87F  24- 31C      
Philadelphia, PA              Cloudy           52- 61F  11- 16C
Newark, NJ                    Cloudy           52- 59F  11- 15C      
Long Beach, CA                Cloudy           58- 74F  14- 23C
Galveston, TX                 Mostly Sunny     78- 87F  26- 31C
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

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 8s 9.00-10.50 mostly 9.50-10.50   
few 8.50 occasional higher 9s 9.00-10.50 mostly 9.50-10.50 occasional higher   
10s 10.00-10.50  occasional higher 12s 10.00-10.50                             

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                                                              
2019 Season                                                                    
---MANGOES: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND 6-8S AND 14S FAIRLY LIGHT, 9-12S MODERATE. 
MARKET ABOUT STEADY. BRAZIL By Boat. flats 1 layer Tommy Atkins 6s 6.00-7.00   
mostly 6.00-6.50 occasional lower 7s 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 few lower      
occasional higher 8s 6.50-7.50 mostly 6.50-7.00 occasional lower 9s 6.50-7.50  
mostly 7.00-7.50 occasional higher 10s 6.50-7.50 mostly 7.00-7.50 few high as  
8.00 occasional higher 12s 6.00-7.50 mostly 6.50-7.50 occasional higher 14s    
5.00-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50                                                     

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 8.00-10.00 mostly 9.00-9.50 occasional     
higher 6s 8.00-10.00 mostly 9.00-9.50 occasional higher 7s 8.00-9.50 mostly    
8.00-9.00 few high as 10.00 8s 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 occasional higher         

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 VERY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. GUATEMALA  By Air.  
flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Blackberries med   supplies in too few hands to   
establish a market                                                             

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 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 9s 16.00-18.00      
mostly 16.00-17.00 10s 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 12s 16.00-18.00 mostly   
16.00-17.00 few 15.00 13s 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 few 15.00 14s         
16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00                                                 
---PINEAPPLES: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. COSTA    
RICA cartons 1 layer golden ripe 5s 8.00-10.00 mostly 9.00-9.50 occasional     
higher previous commitments 7.00 6s 8.00-10.00 mostly 9.00-9.50 occasional     
higher previous commitments 7.00 7s 8.00-9.50 mostly 8.00-9.00 few high as     
10.00 previous commitments 7.00 8s 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.00                       

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 8.00-9.00 mostly 9.00 occasional higher 6s 
8.00-9.00 mostly 9.00 few high as 10.00 occasional higher 7s 9.00-10.00 mostly 
9.00 occasional higher 8s 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 occasional higher              

SOUTH FLORIDA                                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2019 Season                                                                    
---AVOCADOS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Mainly Choquesttes
& Monroe  varieties. cartons 2 layer Various Greenskin Varieties 16s   supply  
in too few hands to quote 18s 28.00-30.00  20s 28.00-30.00  24s 28.00-30.00    
cartons 1 layer Various Greenskin Varieties 8s 14.00-16.00  occas higher and   
lower 9s 14.00-16.00  occas higher and lower 10s 14.00-16.00  occas higher and 
lower 12s 14.00-16.00  occas higher and lower